New Year, New NAR Policy Updates

All Professional Standards changes are in effect as of Jan. 1, so they’re effective now. MLS policy changes are effective as of Jan. 1, but local Realtor®-owned MLSs have until March 1 to adopt the changes into their local rules. (Editor’s Note: That date has been moved to Sept. 1.)

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NAR Board to Vote on Recommendations to Code of Ethics

The National Association of Realtors® board of directors will vote on recommendations recently approved by NAR’s Professional Standards Committee. The six recommendations regarding the Code of Ethics applicability to discriminatory speech and conduct will be presented at the Nov. 13 board meeting.

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Fair Housing makes U.S. stronger

April marks the 50th anniversary of the federal Fair Housing Act and Realtors® have additional requirements to follow through the National Association of Realtors® Code of Ethics.

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Best of the legal hotline: The top gun agent

An agent sees a property listed on the local MLS and decides to drive to the property without intent to view the property for a potential buyer. Instead the agent decides to park his car in the garage and go hunting in the woods behind the house, and loses the gun. What now?

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