A REALTOR® is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.
Realtor® (A member of the National Association of Realtors® abiding to a strict code of ethics and standards of practice, and experts of residential transactions)
QSC (Quality Service Certified)
PMAR (A member of the Portland Metropolitan Association of Realtors)
SFR (Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource Certification.)
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.