Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the National Association of REALTORS®

The local professional standards review process is one of the most important benefits of REALTOR® membership. Those who pledge to uphold the Code of Ethics, depend on the Alliance to enforce the Code and educate Alliance members of their obligations of REALTOR® membership.


Options for Code of Ethics Enforcement & Addressing Complaints

The REALTOR® Alliance of Greater Cincinnati has various options for Code of Ethics enforcement and addressing complaints that may or may not be possible infractions of the Code.

Formal ethics complaints must fall under the Code of Ethics. The REALTOR® Alliance of Greater Cincinnati is part of a statewide Professional Standards program administered by the Ohio REALTORS®.  Services include an Ombudsman Program, Code of Ethics Enforcement, and Mediation or Arbitration of Commission Disputes.

To learn more about these professional services, use the links below:



Legal Complaint

If you are experiencing a problem with a REALTOR® that is legal in nature or if it pertains to the interpretation of a contract, it is suggested you contact an attorney.