Only Realtors® pledge to abide by the Code of Ethics and only Realtors® are held accountable for their ethical behavior. Some of the basic principles of the Code of Ethics include:
- Protect and promote your client’s interest, but be honest with all parties.
- Realtors® shall be careful at all times to present a true picture in their advertising and representations to the public.
- Assure, whenever possible, that transactional details are in writing.
To take the online NAR Code of Ethics class, which fulfills the NAR ethics training requirement, click here.
For a copy of the Code of Ethics and Arbitration Manual, click here.
Best Practices have been established by the Portland Metropolitan Association of Realtors® as aspirational goals for its members. They are intended only as suggested ideas of courtesy and professionalism to strive for in the course of a member’s business activity. To learn more, click here.
Download a PDF of all PMAR Best Practices, click here.