Gov't Affairs, Govt - Nation

Government Affairs: Nation

September 13, 2019 NAR’S Talking Points on the Administration's GSE Proposal The Trump Administration has released a blueprint for getting the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs), Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, out of conservatorship and for modernizing the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). The plan involves potential administrative, regulatory, and legislative changes-and it's the start of a process… Continue reading Government Affairs: Nation

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Weld, Govt Greeley

Government Affairs: Greeley

September 13, 2019 Building Code Updates Approved On September 3 the Greeley City Council unanimously adopted recommended updates to the City’s building codes after a brief public hearing with one exception. The residential sprinkler provision for fire suppression in single-family homes and duplexes, which had been recommended by staff, had been removed during the first… Continue reading Government Affairs: Greeley

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Weld

Government affairs: Weld County

September 13, 2019 GARA Supports 4C The Greeley Area REALTOR® Association’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to support ballot issue 4C. The question will ask voters to approve a $395 million bond request for Greeley/Evans School District 6. If approved, the bond will fund capital projects, including renovating and remodeling existing schools to enhance security… Continue reading Government affairs: Weld County

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Loveland

Government Affairs: Loveland

September 13, 2019 Council Approves New Centerra Residential Development On an 8-1 vote, the Loveland City Council approved the service plan for the Kinston metropolitan districts on September 3. The development will include ten different metro districts east of I-25 and north of US 34 on 629 acres and will take 20-25 years to build… Continue reading Government Affairs: Loveland

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Larimer, Govt Fort Collins

Government Affairs: Fort Collins

September 13, 2019 City Clarifies STR Regulations in Multi-family Buildings The Fort Collins City Council gave final approval to an ordinance amending the City’s short-term rental (STR) regulations. The ordinance makes it clear that short-term rentals are allowed only in R-1 multifamily buildings. The R-1 occupancy designation refers to hotel/motel buildings and not condominiums or… Continue reading Government Affairs: Fort Collins

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Boulder, Govt Longmont

Government Affairs: Longmont

September 13, 2019 LAR Announces City Council Candidate Endorsements The Longmont Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors has confirmed the recommendations from the Government Affairs Committee to support the following candidates in the 2019 City Council election. Mayor Brian Bagley - Brian served eight years on City Council before being elected mayor in 2017. He is… Continue reading Government Affairs: Longmont

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Boulder, Govt Boulder, Uncategorized

Government Affairs: Boulder

September 13, 2019 Council Gives Final Approval to Ballot Measures On September 3 the Boulder City Council on Tuesday gave final approval to send several real estate-related measures to the November ballot. One question will ask permission to extend a sales tax to support open space and the other would allow the City to take… Continue reading Government Affairs: Boulder

Gov't Affairs, Govt - County Weld, Govt Greeley

Govenment Affairs: Greeley

July 25, 2019 City to Hold Meeting on Sprinklers After a discussion concerning the 2018 revisions to the residential building code (IRC), Brad Mueller, the City’s Community Development Director said his staff would organize an open house to discuss the proposed mandatory fire sprinkler requirement for new single-family and duplex homes. Both the Greeley Area… Continue reading Govenment Affairs: Greeley