Welcome to the BettyJung.com Blog

2018-04-10 01:03:13
Lake Oswego Real Estate Code Of Ethics

Lake Oswego Real Estate Code Of Ethics

As a Lake Oswego Real Estate Broker, I am also a REALTOR®.  REALTORS® subscribe to the Code Of Ethics which is a barometer and guide. It consists of articles of behavior that we who belong to the NAR® (National Association of REALTORS®) must adhere to. Not all agents here locally or throughout the U.S. are REALTORS®.

Real Estate Code Of Ethics

What actually is in the Code of Ethics?  Have you ever read the articles that are in the Code of Ethics that relate to you as a consumer?  In 2013, the Code of Ethics turned 100 years old and is a part of being a REALTOR®.

I thought I would post a copy of those articles here for you to read.

REALTORS® Code of Ethics

In the many Facebook groups I belong to, because of the 'hot' and highly competitive real estate market due to such low inventory of houses for sale here in our Lake Oswego, in the Portland metro area and all across the U.S., there always seem to be some 'bad apples' in our industry.  Many of our local agents are posting some of that happening here.  We as real estate agents are self governing and need to report to our respective real estate organizations when there is any unethical behavior. Unfortunately, most consumers don't even realize when an agent has perhaps been in violation of our Code of Ethics. Fortunately,  99.99% of real estate agents adhere to the Code of Ethics.

Hiring A Real Estate Agent

When hiring a real estate agent, ask them if they are a REALTOR®. In fact, ask them to show you their REALTOR® identification and don't just take their word for it.  Because some real estate agents may use that name loosely and not be a REALTOR® at all. If you are wanting to hire a real estate agent who is highly ethical, give me a call. I am always trying to improve my service to my clients as well.

Thinking of Selling Your Lake Oswego Home?

Prices are increasing at a fast pace in Lake Oswego. Interest rates are still low and there is a huge pool of buyer demand. I have ready, willing and able buyers ready to purchase your home. If you want to know the value of your home in today's real estate market, please call me at 503-804-9685.


There are links above to search for real estate.  I have a new website where you can search or you can use my mobile phone app as well. My website and mobile app provide you with access to all listings available on the RMLS™ system regardless of who the listing agent or brokerage may be. Listings are updated frequently throughout the day giving you the information you need, when you need it.

Moving to Lake Oswego?

Want to know more about Lake Oswego? I'd love to be your buyer's agent, please give me a call at 503-804-9685.

I have worked in Lake Oswego as a Real Estate Broker since 1978 and have lived in Lake Oswego since 1988 and know all the neighborhoods! The real estate market is 'hot' here in the Portland metro area and Lake Oswego. I am ready to assist you with all your real estate needs! 'There is no substitute for experience.'

ALL ABOUT.....Lake Oswego Real Estate. Copyright 2008-2018. Betty Jung. All Rights Reserved. Use of this article, photos and images without permission is a violation of Federal copyright laws.

Blog Archive
2019-08-15 15:58:55
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report July 2019

2019-08-09 16:10:13
Luxury Home Sales In Lake Oswego Over $1M

2019-08-07 18:38:14
Lake Oswego Real Estate Condo Stats YTD 2018 and 2019

2019-07-18 15:34:40
Lake Oswego Real Estate Oregon Rent Control Landlord/Tenant Law

2019-07-14 16:53:34
Happy Hour Q&A July 25 from 4-6 p.m. RSVP

2019-07-14 15:51:54
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report June 2019

2019-06-15 16:33:18
Lake Oswego Real Estate Sewer Bellies

2019-06-14 15:38:30
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report May 2019

2019-06-13 14:07:16

2019-06-07 16:56:05
Real Estate Inventory By Portland Metro Areas

2019-05-26 16:07:55
Lake Oswego Concerts In The Park 2019

2019-05-18 14:30:55
Lake Oswego Real Estate Southwood Park Neighborhood Annexation

2019-05-17 18:04:54
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report April 2019

2019-04-20 16:52:58
Seniors And Boomers How To Cut Your Utility Bills

2019-04-18 17:13:25
Seniors, Boomers And Small Houses Blog

2019-04-16 18:27:12
Lake Oswego Real Estate This Week Stats Lake Oswego Zip Code 97035

2019-04-12 19:05:54
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report March 2019

2019-04-09 00:15:27
Lake Oswego Real Estate Refinancing Woes When Selling

2019-03-27 15:17:41
Lake Oswego Real Estate Time To Vote For Gallery Without Walls

2019-03-15 17:00:52
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report February 2019

2019-02-27 16:18:59
Oregon Rent Control Becomes Law

2019-02-27 14:03:08
Coffee Meet Up February 27, 2019

2019-02-18 17:55:36
Lake Oswego Real Estate RMLS Market Action Report January 2019

2019-02-13 18:20:35
Lake Oswego Real Estate Westridge Elementary School Sold Stats 2018 vs 2017

2019-02-03 20:31:12
Lake Oswego Real Estate Hallinan Elementary School Sold Stats 2018 vs 2017

Click here to see ALL articles.

Comment on this Article

Your Name:
Your Email:
Verify:  Please enter the numbers shown to help eliminate spam.