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The term REALTOR® identifies real estate agents who are members of the National Association of REALTORS® and who have agreed to subscribe to a strict Code of Ethics. The local REALTOR® Association is responsible for enforcing the Code of Ethics among its members.

The REALTOR® Association of Sarasota and Manatee provides enforcement of the Code of Ethics to members and consumers, and arbitrates commission disputes. Information is provided below.

We suggest you review the FAQs. Please contact Dianne Clark, Professional Standards Administrator at or by phone at (941) 952-3402 for more information and assistance.

Before Your File a Complaint

Please review this important document regarding the complaint process and to gather more information. Download PDF Now

Ethics Complaint Form
An Ethics Complaint may be submitted by completing the Ethics Complaint Form. Download PDF Now

NAR Code of Ethics
Review the National Association of Realtors (NAR) Code of Ethics. Download the Code of Ethics

Other Resources
The National Association of Realtors provides detailed information regarding the Code of Ethics and the process that governs Ethics complaints. Learn More