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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

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March 11, 2019 Coalition on GSE Reforms NAR, along with 27 other industry groups, recently sent a letter to Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Acting Director Otting outlining administrative reforms to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that prioritize preserving access and affordability in the mortgage market. The letter was developed after months of collaboration on… Continue reading Government Affairs: Nation

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      February 20, 2019 NAR Defends AHPs Since the new Congress began, a number of Congressional Committees have held health care related hearings focused on issues ranging from pre-existing conditions to short-term health plans. In some of these hearings, the matter of Association Health Plans (AHPs) has come up, which NAR through its… Continue reading Government Affairs Update: Nation

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Government Affairs Update: Nation

      February 7, 2019 NAR Pushes for Condo Rules On Wednesday, January 30, NAR President John Smaby strongly urged U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Carson to release the long-awaited final Federal Housing Administration (FHA) condominium rules. For the past several years, NAR has been advocating for a revision of… Continue reading Government Affairs Update: Nation

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Government Affairs Update: National

January 25, 2019   NAR Releases 2019 Advocacy Agenda Based on the Federal Issues Survey results, and the current climate in Congress and the Administration, NAR has created its 2019 Federal Advocacy Agenda. The agenda includes the following topics: federal taxes and real estate, National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), association health plans (AHP), access to credit,… Continue reading Government Affairs Update: National