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File an Ethics Complaint

If you believe that a REALTOR® has violated one or more Articles of the Code of Ethics, you can file an ethics complaint alleging a violation(s) through the local association of REALTORS® where the REALTOR® holds membership or participates in a REALTOR® association-owned/operated MLS. You may search for a member’s local affiliation here.

In addition, REALTORS® agree as a condition of membership to  arbitrate contractual disputes and specific non-contractual disputes as provided for in Article 17 of the NAR Code of Ethics.

Before Your File An Ethics Complaint

This brochure explains alternatives to consider before filing an ethics complaint, as well as what to expect after filing a complaint.

Basis For Filing A Complaint

The basis for filing an ethics complaint against a REALTOR® should be an allegation by the complainant that a REALTOR® violated one or more of the Articles of the Code of Ethics. A charge of violating the law or the real estate regulations of the state are not matter that can be considered by the  Sunflower Association of REALTORS®. Additionally, monetary damages cannot be awarded to a complainant. Finally, complaints must be filed within 180 days after the facts constituting the matter in question could have been know in the exercise of reasonable diligence.

All Ethics Complaints and/or Requests for Mediation can be emailed to:


Or Mailed To:

Association Executive - Sunflower Association of REALTORS®, Inc

3646 SW Plass Ave

Topeka, KS 66611

Additional Information

For additional information regarding Ethics Complaints, please visit the following:

Kansas Association of REALTORS®

National Association of REALTORS®

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