The Galveston Association of REALTORS®, Your Gulf Coast Connection, is a local affiliate of the Texas Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. As a member-based trade association, GAR promotes and protects private-property ownership and rights, advocates for our local REALTORS® and property owners and strives to keep homeownership affordable.
Licensed real estate agents and brokers in Texas must follow state laws. Agents and brokers who join the Galveston Association of REALTORS® also pledge to follow a higher set of standards - the REALTOR® Code of Ethics.
GAR owns and operates the Galveston Multiple Listing Service. With a jurisdiction of Galveston Island, Pelican Island, and Bolivar Peninsula, the Galveston MLS provides the most comprehensive real estate coverage of our local market - making GAR Your Gulf Coast Connection.
From the Blogs
Local Lifeguard Sits Down For Q&A
Published: Friday, May 18, 2018
Here on Galveston Island, we have a great group of lifeguards that are not only passionate about their jobs but the island as a whole. Read more.
Don't Forget Postoffice!
Published: Thursday, May 10, 2018
The quarter-mile strip of Postoffice Street between 23rd & 20th St. has dozens of great shops, top-notch coffee, ice cream and more! Read more.
New Breakthrough Paving the Way for Universal Ebola Therapeutic
Published: Monday, May 07, 2018
A new collaborative study has identified and studied Ebola antibodies that could be used to design universal therapeutics that are effective against many different Ebola species. Read more.
Skye Makes Picture-Perfect Landing in Galveston
Published: Friday, May 04, 2018
Get a glimpse into the lives of some fascinating people who have made the journey to Galveston, Texas. Read more.
NASA Supersonic Test Flights Coming This Fall to Galveston
Published: Thursday, April 19, 2018
NASA has announced a series of supersonic test flights that will happen off the coast of Galveston this Fall. Read more.