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  • REALTOR Party News – July 2020 July 9, 2020
    New Year New Resolve, By The Numbers, Success Stories, and More
    Brandon Maddox
  • FEMA Flood Preparedness Resources July 9, 2020
    The following collection of materials includes resources, webpages, fact sheets, infographics, and publications available for use by real estate professionals and lenders. Professionals can use the materials to promote the financial protection flood insurance offers and explain various flood insurance requirements to homeowners and business owners.
    Tiane Harrison
  • Building a Culture of Preparedness July 7, 2020
    No one could have prepared for what 2020 has had in store for us to date. But there are situations that REALTORS and homeowners should be prepared for — hurricane season. Market activity is returning to full swing. That likely brings added questions from potential new customers looking at homes in flood-prone areas. That’s why NAR has worked with the Federal […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • Delaware REALTORS® Lobby State to Spare Summer Rental Season from Extended Pandemic Shutdown July 2, 2020
    Facing an extension of restrictions on out-of-state visitors and short-term rentals as the all-important summer beach season approached, Delaware REALTORS® engaged their governor and other elected officials in problem-solving discussions. A five-part Call for Action through the Advocacy Everywhere program helped get the message through.
    Tiane Harrison
  • Huntsville Area REALTORS® Deflect Steep Increase in Impact Fees on New Housing Construction July 2, 2020
    REALTOR® members responded in force to a Call for Action letting elected officials in Madison, Ala., know that raising impact fees on new developments would price their middle-class clients out of the housing market.  The Mayor and City Council heard them loud and clear, and are finding other revenue sources to support city services.
    Tiane Harrison
  • Howard County Realtors® Contest Closing Fee Increases in Trying Times July 2, 2020
    The last thing that property owners and prospective buyers in Howard County, Md., needed was a steep increase in recordation and transfer taxes – but that’s what the County Council was proposing. With help from the REALTOR® Party, a REALTOR® Champion, and a strong message sent by nearly 30% of its membership, the Howard County Association of REALTORS® forced […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • RPAC Hall of Fame Webinar June 29, 2020
    Brandon Maddox
  • NAR Advocacy Wins in CFPB Decision June 29, 2020
    For REALTORS®, the most notable outcome is that the decision does not invalidate the CFPB as a whole and ensures the bureau will operate with a director who serves at the will of the president moving forward.
    Tiane Harrison
  • GADFly Newsletter – June 2020 June 25, 2020
    In This Issue… 2020 GAD Institute Advocacy Resources RPAC Updates NAR’s Economic Outlook 2020 GAD Institute GADs Give Back This year GADs Give Back is partnering with the United Way and its United States COVID-19 Community Response and Recovery Fund. United Way Worldwide’s COVID-19 Fund supports communities by helping local United Ways respond, and by ensuri […]
    Brandon Maddox
  • NEW! Community Rebuilding Grant June 23, 2020
    Tiane Harrison