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The NVAR Legal Team will post videos, news and FAQ articles to keep you up to date about Advertising, General Contracts and other issues. If you have further questions, please contact our Professional Standards Department by using our Legal Hotline.

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In November 2020, the Board of Directors of the National Association of Realtors® (“NAR”) adopted an update to Article 10 of the Realtor® Code of Ethics (“Code of Ethics”). This update provided a new Standard of Practice (SOP 10-5) that went into effect immediately and states:

Many brokers are asking: “Can my firm advertise resales, vacant land and new construction properties that are for-sale-by-owner (“FSBO”) on our website without listing it in the MLS?”

IN A COMPETITIVE MARKET, effective advertising can make all the difference.

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