Ethics & Standards



To be a community of expertise, talent, collegiality and camaraderie among practitioners recognized as leaders in real estate counseling, providing high-level real estate-related counseling and advisory services


To serve as:

  • A leading source of real estate advisory expertise and integrity with members serving as an indispensable resource to each other, our clients, our industry and our communities; and
  • A platform for professional relationships, insight and access to diverse experience.


Integrity: Honesty, reliability, and ethical practices as evidenced by conveying advice without personal bias.
Competence: Leadership, wisdom, professionalism, and independent judgment in the application of knowledge, demonstrated by mastery of real estate and related analytics and methodologies, objective thinking, and client/employer satisfaction.
Community: Common principles, shared information, candor and appreciation of multiple points of view demonstrated by a culture of camaraderie, collegiality and respectful discussion and debate
Trust: Client confidence in professional practice, including protection of privileged information while accessing the knowledge and experience of the CRE network.
Responsibility: A commitment to elevate and improve the real property industry and society demonstrated by individuals sharing knowledge and abilities, volunteering time and energy, and taking an active role regarding issues that impact the public and industry


Click here to download a copy of our Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Practice.