Article 1: Protect the best interests of the client. Put the interests of buyers and sellers ahead of their own and to treat all parties honestly.
Article 2: No misrepresentation, exaggeration, or hiding facts about the property at hand That is refraining from exaggerating, misrepresenting, or concealing material facts about a property. Investigate and disclose when situations reasonably warrant it.
Article 3: Agents should cooperate with each other unless it's not in the best interest of the client. That is cooperating with other agents when it's in the best interests of the client to do so.
Article 4-5 : Disclose any personal interest in a property : That is disclosing if they represent family members who own or are about to buy real estate, or if they themselves are a principal in a real estate transaction.
Article 7: Avoid providing professional services in a transaction where the agent has a present or contemplated interest without disclosing that interest.
Article 6-8 : No recommending services for a kickback or collecting money under the table. Keep client funds separate from your own. Do not collect any commissions without the seller's knowledge, nor accept fees from a third party without the seller's express consent. Refuse fees from more than one party without all parties' informed consent. Do not commingled client funds with the agent's own money.
Article 9 : All documents pertaining to the transaction should be presented to the buyer/seller in understandable terms. That is a ttempting to ensure that all written documents are easy to understand and give everyone a copy of anything they sign
Article 10 : No denying services on the basis of discrimination. That is by not discriminating in any fashion or for any reason on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Article 11 : Provide clients with competent services only within the Agents professional scope. That is to be competent to conform to standards of practice and refuse to provide services for which they are unqualified.
Article 12: No false or misleading advertising that is Engaging in truth in advertising and marketing.
Article 13: Cooperate with the Afiewura board's investigative proceedings if charged with a violation : Cooperate if charges are brought against them and present all evidence as requested.
Article 14: Don't solicit clients that have already signed an exclusive listing agreement with another Agen t. That is soliciting another agent nor interfering in a contractual relationship .
Article 15: Contractual disputes will be mediated or arbitrated by the Afiewura. That is submitting matters to arbitration for settlement and not seek legal remedies in the judicial courts in Ghana.