NAR at a Glance

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), “The Voice for Real Estate,” is America’s largest trade association, representing 1 million members, including NAR’s institutes, societies, and councils, involved in all aspects of the commercial and residential real estate industries.

NAR’s membership is composed of commercial and residential REALTORS®, who are brokers, salespeople, property managers, appraisers, counselors and others engaged in all aspects of the real estate industry. Members belong to one or more of some 1,400 local associations/boards (like ICBR) and 54 state and territory associations of REALTORS® (like IAR). They are pledged to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.

Working for America’s property owners, NAR provides a facility for professional development, research and exchange of information among its members and to the public and government for the purpose of preserving the free enterprise system and the right to own real property.

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