Mandatory Core Standards Information
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NAR’s Core Standards webpage <–Check here for the most up to date information on Mandatory Core Standards.

Technology Compliance Guide

NAR’s Board of Directors approved mandatory core standards for Associations of REALTORS® at the May 17, 2014 meeting. The standards were proposed by the Leadership Team and were developed by a Presidential Advisory Group appointed by President Steve Brown. They are intended to ensure high-quality service for all members and cover the following areas: Code of Ethics enforcement and education, advocacy, consumer outreach, unification efforts and support of the REALTOR® organization, technology, and financial solvency.

NAR Organizational Alignment – Core Standards FAQs

View and download the standards and process:

Organizational Alignment Recommendations (PDF: 116KB)
Compliance Reporting Process (PDF: 154KB)

Core Standards Compliance Criteria

Download the compliance criteria that is contained in the online tracking system. State and local associations can use the online system to demonstrate and submit Core Standards compliance information.

Compliance Criteria – Electronic Certification (PDF: 406 KB)

RPAC Dues Billing

The RPAC Dues Billing document contains detailed information on preparing and collecting RPAC investments as well as communication and transfer of RPAC funds in order to meet the organizational alignment core standards.

Compliance Tool

Access the online compliance tool here


Read about enhancements being made to the online compliance tool.
September 3 – Core Standards Compliance Tool Enhancements

Helpful Links for Community Outreach:

REALTOR® Action Center: Community Outreach
Community Outreach Engagement Worksheet
Community Outreach Programs Listing