Code of Ethics Archive

Reaffirm Your Commitment to Article 10, in Honor of the Fair Housing Act’s 50th Anniversary

2018 is the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act (you might have heard a little something about that recently?), and we want you to add your name to this pledge! During #NARLegislative this week, you can join your...

Sustainability for the REALTOR® Future

One of the groups that I am most proud to be a part of is the Green Advisory Board where I serve with a small group of the most forward thinking REALTORS® in our industry. As a result of...

Social Media Ethics for REALTORS® from NAR Legislative

Not every licensed individual is a REALTOR®. A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and adheres to the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice. The Code of Ethics can establish obligations that may be...

#ThereIsADifference

For as many years as I can recall, consumers have not fully grasped or have been properly educated on the glaring differences between a REALTOR® and a real estate agent. Soon, those differences will become something of the distant...

Promoting Professional Standards Through Alternative Dispute Resolution

The REALTOR Code of Ethics sets the National Association of REALTORS apart from nearly any other industry trade group.  REALTORS do not merely have a Code of Ethics that stays locked in a closet and gets trotted out only...

Code Of Ethics 100 Anniversary Banners On Mainstage

At the inaugural NAR 360 program, President Gary Thomas said, “This year we are celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Code of Ethics. Earlier this year members showed how much the Code of Ethics meant to them with a grass roots...

Create Your Own Code of Ethics Banner

2013 marks the centennial of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association of REALTORS®. To celebrate, thousands of your peers have followed Brian Copeland‘s lead (pictured above) and have placed a banner image highlighting...

Diversity Committee Unanimously Votes to Include Gender Identity Protections in NAR Code of Ethics

On Wednesday, May 16, 2012, the Diversity Committee unanimously voted to pursue the inclusion of gender identity in the NAR Code of Ethics. This is another historic time for NAR, following the last big win from the 2010 NAR annual...
May 16, 2012