Ethics Complaints, Arbitration Requests and Related Information
REALTORS® are different from non-member licensees in that they voluntarily subscribe to a strict Code of Ethics. If you believe that a REALTOR has violated one or more Articles of the Code of Ethics, you can file an ethics compalint.
Code of Ethics
View the current NAR Code of Ethics here.
Before You File an Ethics Complaint
This brochure explains alternatives to consider before filing an ethics complaint, as well as what to expect after filing a complaint.
Initiating an Ethics Hearing
Procedures for processing complaints alleging violations of an Association's bylaws
Key Ethics Forms
View or download forms for initiating an ethics complaint.
While NAR does not recommend specific discipline for certain offenses, it does outline key points to be considered with respect to discipline.