Advertising Guidelines

REALTOR® Logo

The term REALTOR® is a federally registered collective membership mark owned exclusively by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). Only members of the National Association of REALTORS® are licensed to use the term 'REALTOR®'. Use of the REALTOR® mark is subject to specific terms and conditions.

Click here to access the official National Association of REALTORS® logo, (including REALTOR® block "R" and "MLS" logos), and to read more on the terms and conditions.

 

Ohio Real Estate Law

Real estate licensees in Ohio must adhere to strict guidelines when advertising themselves or properties to the public. Click here to access Ohio Real Estate Law and the Ohio Division of Real Estate.

 

Fair Housing Rules and Regulations

The provisions of the Fair Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 3600,ET seq.) make it unlawful to discriminate in the sale, rental, and financing of housing, and in the provision of brokerage and appraisal services, because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin. The Fair Housing Rules and Regulations outline rules REALTORS® must adhere to when advertising the sale, rental, or financing of dwellings to ensure compliance with the Fair Housing Act.