Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio and under licensing authority provided by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, Real Estate Domains LLC (RED) is the Registry Operator to ICANN of the .REALTOR Top Level Domain (TLD).
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® created .REALTOR to help members become more profitable and successful in the digital age.
Only members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and the Canadian Real Estate Association can call themselves REALTORS®. And only REALTORS® are allowed to use the .REALTOR domain.
The .REALTOR Registry Agreement with ICANN requires RED to be the single registrant of record of all .REALTOR domain names used by REALTORS®.
REALTORS® act as the Administrative Contact to manage their .REALTOR domain names on an ongoing basis.
Because only REALTORS® can manage a .REALTOR domain on the Internet, users can trust all .REALTOR web sites are backed by a real estate professional committed to high standards of professional conduct and training.
An online identity in .REALTOR separates REALTORS® from online agents who do not subscribe to a code of ethics or do not have access to the educational, business and market information advantages of their REALTOR® counterparts.