A REALTOR® is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.
The Code establishes time-honored and baseline principles that come from the collective experiences of REALTORS® since the Code of Ethics was first established in 1913. Those principles can be loosely defined as:
Loyalty to clients;
Fiduciary (legal) duty to clients;
Cooperation with competitors;
Truthfulness in statements and advertising; and non-interference in exclusive relationships that other REALTORS® have with their clients.
To earn a designation, a REALTOR® a real estate agent has taken coursework and demonstrated specific skills, performance and knowledge in a particular area of the real estate industry. Designations show buyers and sellers their agent has gone above and beyond to become more knowledgable in real estate.
I have in my career achieved the following designations:
Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR)
Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS)
Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)
Loss Mitigation Certification (LMC)
Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Seller Representative Specialist (SRS
In addition, I have
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