There are more than 2 million people nationwide who have licenses to sell real estate, but only about 1 million belong to the National Association of REALTORS®
(NAR). The term REALTOR®
is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
. Only NAR members are entitled to use the term “REALTOR®
NAR members must adhere to a strict Code of Ethics
and are committed to treating all parties to a transaction honestly. Local REALTORS®
are community experts. They track real estate trends, share neighborhood concerns and participate in local affairs. They are good neighbors who are in the business of helping others buy and sell homes.