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  • REALTOR Party News – October 2019 October 10, 2019
    New Year New Resolve, By The Numbers, Success Stories, and More
    Brandon Maddox
  • Long-Awaited FHA Condo Rule Goes into Effect Oct. 15 October 3, 2019
    Tiane Harrison
  • Maryland’s Coastal Association of REALTORS® Battles Restrictions on Short-Term Rentals September 30, 2019
    Short-term rentals are naturally a major issue in coastal communities. When Worcester County, Maryland proposed severe restrictions in its rental code overhaul, the local REALTOR® association got to work with a Land Use Initiative review and a call for action. The County Commission heard the message loud and clear, and sent its proposal back to the drawing b […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • North Carolina REALTORS®’ Advocacy Spurs New Legislation for Small Business and Association Health Care Coverage September 30, 2019
    North Carolina REALTORS® staff knew that finding adequate, affordable health insurance was a challenge for the state’s small businesses and associations; discovering that as many as 6,000 of the state’s REALTORS® were not covered lent a real sense of urgency to their advocacy efforts.
    Tiane Harrison
  • Santa Fe REALTORS® Help Spur Re-Development of Central Urban Corridor September 30, 2019
    Santa Fe, like many communities across the country, is experiencing a serious workforce housing crunch. Using two Smart Growth Action Grants over the past ten years, the Santa Fe Association of REALTORS® is helping to spur the redevelopment of a central thoroughfare with an emphasis on form-based zoning and affordable housing.
    Tiane Harrison
  • GADFly Newsletter – September 2019 September 26, 2019
    In This Issue… GAD Meetings at REALTORS® Conference & Expo Advocacy Resources RPAC Dates & Deadlines NAR Economic Outlook GAD Meetings at REALTORS® Conference & Expo Please mark your calendars for the GAD meetings below. Rooms assigned at later date. Friday, November 8 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. GAD Reception, Harborview Restaurant, 4 Embarcadero Center, S […]
    Brandon Maddox
  • Fed Weighing in on State, Local Short-Term Rental Laws September 18, 2019
    There has been a lot of press coverage of a new bill, H.R.4232 , the “Protecting Local Authority and Neighborhoods Act”, introduced in the House that deals with short-term rentals.
    Tiane Harrison
  • Safety & Disaster Preparedness Dominate September September 7, 2019
    Tiane Harrison
  • Delaware REALTORS® Win Legislative Victory with Advocacy and Research September 6, 2019
    REALTORS® in Delaware were unfairly subjected to business licensing fees at the municipal level, as well as by the state. Using research to determine how much revenue was at stake, the state association took the results to the legislature via Advocacy Everywhere and face-to-face advocacy. HB 235 was signed into law in July 2019, eliminating municipal licensi […]
    Tiane Harrison
  • Nebraska REALTOR® Association Takes REALTOR® Party Show on the Road September 6, 2019
    REALTOR® associations of large, less populous states like Nebraska often undertake ‘road shows’ to connect with members of distant local boards. This summer, the Nebraska REALTOR® Association took the REALTOR® Party on the road to acquaint members with all its efforts, accomplishments, and opportunities, receiving warm welcomes from North Platte to Scottsblu […]
    Tiane Harrison