Christina Emerick, Broker Associate, REALTOR®
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About Christina Emerick
• 2013 Seller Representative Specialist
• 2012 Florida Real Estate Broker's License
• 2003 Florida Real Estate Sales Associate License
• Geographic areas of expertise: St. John's County, St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & surrounding areas
• Extensive experience in managing real estate transactions throughout entire process
• Member of St. Augustine & St. John's County Board of REALTORS®
• Member of Florida REALTORS® and National Association of REALTORS®
• Background in Marketing, New Business Development and Asset Management
• Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Nova Southeastern University
• Resident of St. Augustine Historic Preservation District since 2001
• Member of the City of St. Augustine Neighborhood Council
• Delegate for the Old City South Neighborhood Association
What it means to work with a REALTOR®
A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics
Code of Ethics
The National Association of REALTORS® adopted the Code of Ethics in 1913, following the professions of medicine, law, and engineering.
What does that mean to you? It means that any REALTOR® with whom you work has voluntarily agreed to abide to Code of Ethics based on professionalism and protection of the public. The Code of Ethics consists of seventeen Articles and related Standards of Practice. The basic principles of the Code are summarized below.
♦ REALTOR® Duties to Clients and Customer
- Protect & promote clients' interests while treating all parties honestly.
- Refrain from exaggeration, misrepresentation, or concealment of pertinent facts related to property or transactions.
- Cooperate with other real estate professionals to advance their clients' best interests.
- When buying or selling on their own account or for their families or firms, REALTORS® make their true position known.
- Do not provide professional services where they have any present or contemplated interest in property without disclosing that interest to all affected parties.
- Disclose any fee or financial benefit they may receive from recommending related real estate products or services.
- Accept compensation from only one party, except where they make full disclosure and receive informed consent from their client.
- Keep funds of clients and customers in a separate escrow account.
- Make sure that details of agreements are spelled out in writing whenever possible and that parties receive copies.
♦ REALTOR® Duties to the Public
- Give equal professional service to all clients and customers irrespective of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, national origin, or sexual orientation. REALTORS® do not discriminate in their employment practices.
- Are knowledgeable and competent in the fields of practice in which they engage or they get assistance from a knowledgeable professional, or disclose any lack of expertise to their client.
- Are honest and truthful in their communications and present a true picture in their advertising, marketing, and in other public representations.
- Do not engage in the unauthorized practice of law.
- Willingly participate in ethics investigations and enforcement actions.
♦ REALTOR® Duties to other REALTORS®
- Make only truthful, not misleading comments about other real estate professionals.
- Respect the exclusive representation or exclusive brokerage relationship agreements that other REALTORS® have with their clients.
- Arbitrate and mediate financial disagreements with other REALTORS® and with their clients.