The term REALTOR® is a membership mark of the association and it means “member of the National Association of REALTORS® and we restrict it’s usage.
No cancellations or changes in orders will be considered unless submitted to the publisher in writing prior to the closing date. Cancellations or changes received after closing are subject to penalty. Orders for cover advertising are accepted on a noncancelable basis only.
REALTOR®, REALTORS®, and REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® are collective membership marks that serve to identify members of the National Association of REALTORS® and distinguish them from nonmembers.
Members are licensed by the National Association of REALTORS® to use one or more of the marks in reference to themselves and their real estate business. The term REALTOR® denotes membership, not the jobs performed by members, and should only be used in contexts that relate to membership.
REALTOR® should not be used interchangeably with the titles “real estate broker” or “agent” or a person who provides those services.
The term REALTOR® is always capitalized, followed by a registration mark (®). The words REALTOR® or National Association of REALTORS® should not be hyphenated.
It is incorrect to use descriptive words or phrases to modify the marks (i.e. Top REALTOR® or Successful REALTOR®).
The first time the official name “National Association of REALTORS®” is referred to, it must be stated in its entirety. Thereafter, the abbreviation NAR may be used.
All advertising materials must conform to this policy. The advertiser will be charged for any corrections made.
Payment is due within 30 days of date of invoice. No cash discount is given. Publisher shall have the right to require payment for advertising upon such terms as publisher sees fit, prior to publication of any ordered advertisement. In the event of nonpayment, publisher reserves the right to hold advertiser and/or its advertising agency jointly and severally liable for such monies as are due and payable to the publisher.
Prepayment is required on all advertising, which must be received for each ad by the issue closing date. Payment may be by check payable to the National Association of REALTORS® or by credit card. Corporate advertisers will be allowed credit by NAR after approval of a credit application.