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Professional Standards

The Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS®, in partnership with North San Diego County Association of REALTORS® , Professional Standards program provides information about the National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics, to which all REALTOR® members are bound. Also provided is general information on arbitration and mediation and the difference between the two.







NSDCAR and PSAR offer a full program of dispute resolution for problems arising:

•    among and between REALTORS®
•    between REALTORS® and their clients
•    transaction-related problems between buyers and sellers

We are proud to have one of the few buyer/seller mediation programs offered in Southern California by a REALTOR® association.


We are proud to partner with NSDCAR to host one of the few buyer/seller mediation programs offered in Southern California by a REALTOR® association.

Note:
All local associations must adhere to the policies and procedures set forth in the California Code of Ethics and Arbitration Manual provided by the California Association of REALTORS®. The Manual is drafted to be in compliance with the National Association of REALTORS® and California state law.

The following links will take you to the California Association of REALTORS® Professional Standards webpage.
http://www.car.org/legal/MLSproStandards/pro-standards-materials/(Login Needed)
http://www.car.org/aboutus/forconsumers/ethics/(For Consumers)

The following link will take you to the National Association of REALTORS® Professional Standards webpage for NAR Training resources

http://www.realtor.org/code-of-ethics/training