Real estate ethicist

What it means to be a 'professional'

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Editor’s note: This is the first of an occasional article series on ethics in the real estate business. The writer will tackle timely issues and take ethics questions from readers at opinion@inman.com.

What Does It Mean to be a Professional?

The other day a car salesman boasted to me that he was a consummate “professional,” and that he always did his job in a “professional” manner.