NAR adds new Standard of Practice to Code of Ethics

The National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors added a new Standard of Practice 10.5 to Article 10 of the Code of Ethics to expand applicability of the Code of Ethics to all of a REALTOR®’s activities. Under the amendment, REALTORS® must not use harassing speech, hate speech, epithets, or slurs based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity, regardless if they are involved in a real estate transaction or not.

You can view a video from NYSAR President Jennifer Stevenson regarding the announcement by clicking here.