These resources can help members and associations address complaints about the misuse of the REALTOR® marks on the Internet, specifically for usernames on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook.

For a full explanation of NAR’s trademark policy, please see the Membership Marks Manual.


Sample Letters Regarding Trademark Violations

From the Membership Marks Manual, these three letter examples specifically address the usage of the REALTOR® logo in social media situations.

If you need clarification on the rules or a certain case, email

2020 Census

The decennial census is important for all REALTORS® because completing the 2020 census means more resources for businesses and communities.


NAR continues to monitor and respond to concerns about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and its impact on the real estate industry and events.