This publication is based upon the Code of Ethics, Standards of Practice, and Case Interpretations in effect January 1, 2016.

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Table of Contents



The Code of Ethics—Assurance of Public Service and Protection

Aspirational Concepts Expressed in the Preamble

Narrative Explanation of Each Article with Synthesis of Related Standards of Practice and Case Interpretations

Appendix A—Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, National Association of Realtors®

Appendix B—Sanctioning Guidelines

Appendix C—Professionalism in Real Estate Practice Detachable Certification Form

Appendix D—Pathways to Professionalism

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