National Association of Realtors advises agents and brokers on legal marijuana

What's a broker to do if one of his or her agents asks to consume on the job for medical reasons?
  • Brokers shouldn't exercise too much control over independent contractor agents in setting guidelines for marijuana use, according to NAR.

When it comes to marijuana, there’s a crosshatch of laws that real estate brokers and their agents must navigate. The drug is illegal under federal law, but 30 states and Washington, D.C., allow medical use of marijuana.