Representing over 1,500 brokers, salespeople and affiliate members (e.g. solicitors, appraisers, banks) throughout the province, NSAR serves its members through a wide variety of educational programs, publications and special services. The association, through an agreement with the Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission, provides all real estate licensing courses in the province. NSAR strives to strengthen the image and professionalism of its members through continuing professional education and maintaining high professional standards. REALTOR® is a trademark which identifies real estate professionals who are members of the Canadian Real Estate Association and, as such, subscribe to a high standard of professional service and to a strict code of ethics.