Professional Standards Committee and Its Role
The duty of NAR’s Professional Standards Committee is to interpret the Code of Ethics, to recommend amendments to it, and to recommend appropriate action concerning its enforcement.
Report & Conclusions of the Joint Work Group on Cooperation Issues
A working group was convened to consider issues and concerns that cooperation between REALTORS® as historically mandated in the Code of Ethics was in decline, including the practices informally referred to as “pocket listings” and “coming soon” marketing techniques.
Buyer-Seller Dispute Resolution System (DRS)
Designed to resolve disputes between buyers, sellers, and real estate brokers/salespeople not otherwise covered under Article 17 of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
Pathways to Professionalism
This list of professional courtesies, for use by REALTORS® on a voluntary basis, supplements NAR’s Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.