A REALTOR® is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.
The Code establishes time-honored and baseline principles that come from the collective experiences of REALTORS® since the Code of Ethics was first established in 1913. Those principles can be loosely defined as:
Loyalty to clients;
Fiduciary (legal) duty to clients;
Cooperation with competitors;
Truthfulness in statements and advertising; and non-interference in exclusive relationships that other REALTORS® have with their clients.
To earn a designation, a REALTOR® a real estate agent has taken coursework and demonstrated specific skills, performance and knowledge in a particular area of the real estate industry
Eleven years as a professional hockey player has taught Darren McAusland the benefits of hard work and determination, traits he now applies to his real estate business. He has been a full time Realtor since 2003, building a sterling reputation for customer satisfaction. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Alabama Association of Realtors, Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors, the Homebuilder's Association of Tuscaloosa and the Druid City Business League.
Darren's areas of expertise include residential, new construction, land and commercial sales. This warm and friendly realtor is recognized as an authority in these areas, respected in the industry and recommended time and again. His dedication is unparalleled, as evidenced by his strong sales record.
Prior to settling in Tuscaloosa, this native of Alberta, Canada spent 11 years as a professional hockey player and coach. He's a world traveler, having played for North American and European hockey teams, and he has earned many accolades for his contributions both on and off the ice. He remains a proud member and supporter of the Professional Hockey Players' Association.
While Darren has lived around the globe, his wife Betsy is a lifelong Tuscaloosa resident, and the couple is proud to call Tuscaloosa home. They are co-owners of "Part Two," a women's boutique in the Tuscaloosa Galleria. They are proud supporters of the Stallings Center, the RISE Program, and many other local organizations. They enjoy Alabama athletic events, relaxing on the golf course and spending time with family-especially on Lake Tuscaloosa. Their sons Cole and Caleb are also budding athletes, just like their dad!
Put Darren's extensive experience to work for you! You'll soon see why his clients consider him a trusted advisor and good friend. Whether you are buying or selling, looking for your next home or a new investment property-you won't find a more knowledgeable or competent advocate. Give Darren a call today!