Why use a REALTOR®?

All real estate licensees are not the same. Only real estate licensees who are members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® are properly called REALTORS®. They proudly display the REALTOR “®” logo on the business card or other marketing and sales literature. REALTORS® are committed to treat all parties to a transaction honestly. REALTORS® subscribe … More Why use a REALTOR®?

Real Estate Term of the Day: Code of Ethics

Real Estate Term of the Day: Code of Ethics CODE OF ETHICS – a statement of principals concerning the behavior of those who subscribe to the code.  All REALTORS® are required to subscribe to a code of ethics that defines proper professional behavior and practices (Barron’s Dictionary of Real Estate Terms) See also: Code of Ethics … More Real Estate Term of the Day: Code of Ethics

The Difference Between Real Estate Brokers and REALTORS®

As a prerequisite for selling real estate, real estate professionals must be licensed by the state in which they work, either as an agent/salesperson or as a broker.  Before a license is issued, minimum standards for education, examinations and experience, which are determined on a state-by-state basis, must be met.  After receiving a real estate … More The Difference Between Real Estate Brokers and REALTORS®