National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics
The Code establishes time-honored and baseline principles that come from the collective experiences of the members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® since the Code of Ethics was first established in 1913. Those principles can be generally defined as:
FIDUCIARY DUTIES OWED TO CLIENTS:
Confidentiality: Never disclose confidential information without client knowledge and consent.
Accounting: Proper accounting of all client funds
Reasonable Care: Deal with all parties directly or indirectly involved with the transaction to facilitate the transaction closing.
Loyalty: Always act in the best interest of the client representing my client's position.
Obedience: Obey client instructions as long as the client's instructions are lawful and ethical. If they are not, tell the client I will not follow their instructions and why they need to be modified.
Advocacy: To be a strong advocate for my client's position to all other parties.
Disclosure: To disclose to the client all relevant and material information, including any facts that might influence the buyer to make an offer or a seller to accept or reject an offer.I pledge to all parties to: