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  • REALTORS® Commend HUD Commitment to Addressing Affordable Housing Shortages February 22, 2019
    National Association of Realtors® President John Smaby issued the following statement on Friday following Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's announcement that HUD will seek to encourage reforms to local zoning and land use regulations as a way to address affordable housing shortages. 
    Tiane Harrison
  • REALTOR Party News – February 2019 February 13, 2019
    New Year New Resolve, By The Numbers, Success Stories, and More
    Brandon Maddox
  • Unveiling Our Vision for Housing Finance Reform February 12, 2019
    Last Thursday, February 7, REALTORS® had the chance to showcase their leadership on housing finance reform in front of more than 400 industry professionals, NAR members and a few current and former Congressmen. With reform to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac on the minds of so many in Washington, NAR’s first-annual Policy Forum took an extensive dive into its work […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • Successful Florida REALTORS® Campaign Leads to Property Tax Limits on Non-Homestead Properties February 12, 2019
    In the fourth and final phase of a ten-year effort, the Florida REALTORS® were able to secure a permanent 10% cap on non-homestead property tax through an Issues Mobilization campaign supported by the REALTOR® Party. Had the limit not been approved by voters, 700,000 Florida property owners stood to be hit by a projected $627 million increase in additional p […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • Arizona REALTORS® Lead the Charge against a Tax on Services February 12, 2019
    A statewide campaign featuring a superhero named “PAT”, short for Protect Arizona Taxpayers, helped convince Arizona voters to amend the state constitution to prohibit sales taxes on services. Thanks to an Issues Mobilization Grant, the effort was able to achieve its goal in a single bound.
    Tiane Harrison
  • GADFly Newsletter – January 2018 February 1, 2019
    In This Issue… Advocacy Resources REALTOR® Party Grant Updates Educational Opportunities RPAC News NAR’s Economic Outlook Advocacy Resources Qualified Opportunity Zones Resources The Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ) Program is a hot topic of conversation around the country, as the first round of proposed rules (released in October 2018) has allowed investors […]
    Brandon Maddox
  • And the 2018 President’s Cup Winners are… January 29, 2019
    Congratulations to the 17 state associations who have won the 2018 President’s Cup Award! The President’s Cup recognizes the hard work state REALTOR® leaders and association staff perform to advance the REALTOR® Party by meeting 10 goals — five advocacy and five RPAC. The President’s Cup will be presented in May at the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meeting
    Tiane Harrison
  • And the 2018 Triple Crown Winners are… January 29, 2019
    Congratulations to the 24 state associations that have won the 2018 Triple Crown Award! The Triple Crown recognizes the hard work of state REALTOR® leaders and association staff perform to meet their state-specific RPAC goals during the current fundraising year (Jan 1– Dec 31 annually). The Triple Crown will be presented in May at the 2019 REALTORS® Legislat […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • RPAC Conference Grants are now REALTOR® Party Conference Grants January 16, 2019
    Looking for RPAC Conference Grants? NAR is now offering REALTOR Party Conference Grants instead. This is a perfect opportunity for state associations to host their own REALTOR® Party Conference in an effort to educate members and further the mission of the REALTOR® Party. Learn More.
    Tiane Harrison
  • REALTOR Party News – January 2019 January 10, 2019
    New Year New Resolve, By The Numbers, Success Stories, and More
    Brandon Maddox