Since 1975, the Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS®(NEABOR), a non-profit organization, has provided real estate professionals with the resources they need to help them grow and prosper in the real estate profession. Only members of these types of organizations can use the term REALTORS®. The term REALTORS® is not a synonym for “real estate agent.” It is a distinctive and exclusive designation for those within the membership of the National Association of REALTORS®. The term connotes business competence and high standards of business conduct. Each member pledges to observe a strict Code of Ethics written by the National Association of REALTORS®.
The preamble calls for every REALTORS® to work for the preservation of the free enterprise system and the protection of private property ownership. The Northeast Arkansas Board of REALTORS® provides its members with the education they need to achieve the highest degree of professionalism in their fields. It is one of the few Boards in Arkansas that has certified REALTOR® instructors that personally own and operate a real estate school. All the courses offered are accredited for broker or salesman licensure. In addition, NEABOR’s various committees’ present seminars covering all areas of real estate from financing to equal opportunity in housing.