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Virginia Realtors slam Ted Truitt

Humorous Web site highlights Realtors' code
Published on Apr 30, 2007

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A Virginia Association of Realtors campaign, which calls attention to the Realtors' Code of Ethics, gives Ted Truitt a bad name.

Truitt is a sort of ethical nightmare -- a real estate guru who celebrates questionable behavior and mocks the best practices.

Decked out in a white suit, orange shirt and bad tie, Truitt offers a humorous, highly animated and totally interactive online training session in ethics at the Web site.

The spoiler: He's a fictional character portrayed by an actor.

While real ...