June 18, 2018

Law & Ethics: Ethics Articles

  • Sun, 11/02/2014

    Listing agents should advise clients to treat all parties fairly, but decisions about disclosing terms belong to the seller.

  • Wed, 07/16/2014

    California’s five-year pilot program could lead to expanded enforcement of the REALTORS® Code nationally.

  • Fri, 05/02/2014

    How does a listing agent know when to disclose property line problems?

  • Tue, 01/21/2014

    A new protected class and enhanced assurances of competence are among the changes approved last year.

  • Fri, 11/01/2013

    Bruce Aydt tackles the issue of what exactly constitutes unauthorized access to property.

  • Fri, 07/12/2013

    To avoid misunderstandings, listing agents should not delay communications with sellers when a buyer makes a bid.

  • Fri, 03/15/2013

    Not sure if sellers already have an exclusive listing agreement? You should always try your best to find out.

  • Thu, 01/10/2013

    The latest enhancements ensure that the ‘living document’ remains relevant for the industry.

  • Fri, 11/02/2012

    The year 2013 marks the centennial of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Here’s a look back at a few defining moments in the life of one of the industry’s most important documents.

  • Tue, 09/18/2012

    If you start by identifying whether an offer is accepted or not yet accepted, you’ll understand the different obligations under the Code and MLS rules.