Professional Standards

As part of its leadership role on behalf of real estate professionals GCAR is charged with the enforcement of the REALTOR® Code of Ethics amongst its membership. Included is:

  • Promotion of professional conduct through adherence to the Code of Ethics of the National Association of REALTORS®.The establishment of a Grievance Committee which evaluates complaints from members and the public involving ethics or arbitration.Maintenance of a Professional Standards Committee that conducts ethics hearings to enforce the Code of Ethics and conducts Arbitration hearings to settle disputes arising out of the real estate business.
  • Mediation procedures are provided as a resolution alternative to a formal arbitration hearing.