Why I’m not a Realtor®
The Personal Seattle Real Estate News
You can call me a Realtor®, but I should not call myself that. I’m not a Realtor®. Only members of the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) can call themselves Realtors®. Those who are not members are simply real estate agents or real estate brokers.
By the way, in Washington State, all real estate agents are real estate brokers. Real estate brokerages are officially called “firms.” Brokers in charge of franchises and their offices are called Managing Broker or Designated Broker. [Read more…]