The year 2013 marked the centennial of the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association of REALTORS®.

Celebration of the centennial kicked off at NAR's annual Conference & Expo November 7-12, 2012, and continued through 2013.

Honoring the Code's History

Features from REALTOR® Magazine highlight the Code's history in words and pictures. Take a look at the original 1913 Code of Ethics and other world events from that year.

The Code of Ethics Centennial Work Group was formed to consider how best to recognize and celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the adoption of the Code of Ethics. Read the work group's recommendations.


Code of Ethics Training

All options below fulfill the requirement.

  • Continuing Education (CE)
  • FREE Course for Existing Members
  • FREE Course for New Members
  • Information for AEs

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Code of Ethics & Arbitration Manual

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The 2018 Code of Ethics & Arbitration Manual is now available.


The Code of Ethics is available in the following languages:


Chinese Simplified & Traditional
Danish & French
German & Italian
Japanese & Korean
Portuguese & Romanian
Russian & Spanish
Tagalog & Vietnamese

The Code of Ethics in English is the only official version for purposes of enforcement.