Regional Government Affairs Update March 31, 2020 🌸🌷

  In this issue… LOCAL County Shelter in Place Orders Key Issues Postponed COLORADO Association of REALTORS® CAR COVID-19 Portal  STATE State Order NATION President Signs CARES Act Information from NAR LOCAL County Shelter in Place Orders: Last week Boulder and Larimer Counties issued Shelter in Place orders for all residents. Local orders that areContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update March 31, 2020 🌸🌷”

Regional Government Affairs Update February 26, 2020 🏡

In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Boulder Council Passes Construction, Energy Code Updates 2020 Priorities Longmont Ordinance to Prohibit Residential Metro Districts Passes First Reading Broomfield City/County Council Passes Inclusionary Housing on First Reading Larimer County  Fort Collins Montava Project Receives More Approvals  Land Bank Purchase Approved  Weld County Council Appoints Ross  COLORADO ASSOCIATION OFContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update February 26, 2020 🏡”

Regional Government Affairs Update February 6, 2020 🐦

    In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Boulder ADU Changes Approved Erie  Steady Growth in New Homes Competitive Election in Erie Lafayette City Updates Comp Plan Longmont Christensen Calls for Radon Disclosure Council to Consider Repeal of Residential Metro Districts Louisville Council’s 2020 Work Plan Broomfield City/County Broomfield Poised to Consider Inclusionary Housing OrdinanceContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update February 6, 2020 🐦”

Regional Government Affairs Update January 27, 2020🌞 🌁 🚗

  In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Boulder Council Discusses Construction, Energy Code Updates Erie Trustees Approve Carriage Houses Larimer County Oil and Gas Taskforce Submits Draft Rules Berthoud Election is April 7 Trustees Give Preliminary Approval to Mountain Avenue Overlay District  Fort Collins Preliminary Approval for Montava Hughes Stadium Rezoning Delayed Again Loveland TentativeContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update January 27, 2020🌞 🌁 🚗”

Regional Government Affairs Update December 12, 2019 ❄🎉🎊

    In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Highway 119 Update Longmont Council to Consider Metro District Policy Change Larimer County Septic Transfer of Title Inspections Fort Collins Council Moves Forward with Plan to Preserve Mobile Home Parks  Loveland Samson Joins City Council Weld County Greeley Zasada Wins! Hall Elected Mayor Pro Tem STATE NewContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update December 12, 2019 ❄🎉🎊”

Regional Government Affairs Update November 26, 2019 🦃 🍂❄

November 26, 2019 In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Longmont Rodriguez Elected Mayor Pro Tem Additional Requirements For Riparian Developments Larimer County Fort Collins Final Vote on Stadium Rezoning Postponed Loveland Mayor Comments on Election Council To Discuss Metro Districts — Again NATION Rent Control Lawsuit Flood Insurance Extended LOCAL Boulder County Longmont Rodriguez Elected Mayor ProContinue reading “Regional Government Affairs Update November 26, 2019 🦃 🍂❄”

Government Affairs Update10-24-2019

October 24, 2019 In this issue… LOCAL Boulder County Boulder Additional Height Approved as Community Benefit Longmont Partnership Creates Longmont Mobile Home Co-op City Adopting New Flood Maps Council Adopts Sustainability Evaluation System Larimer County Loveland Fierros Withdraws From Council Race 402 Plan Adopted Weld County Greeley Energy Plan Approved COLORADO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® CARContinue reading “Government Affairs Update10-24-2019”

Government Affairs: Nation

Sebtember 27, 2019 EPA To Repeal WOTUS Chair Kathy McQuilkin represented NAR members and the real estate industry at a recent EPA-sponsored WOTUS repeal event. She outlined REALTOR® support of the White House’s move to an audience at the National Association of Manufacturers’ offices in Washington, DC.  EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, Congressmen Sam Graves (R-MO) andContinue reading “Government Affairs: 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 processContinue reading “Government Affairs: Nation”

Government Affairs: Nation

July 12, 2019 Supreme Court Ruling Protects Property Rights On June 21, the Supreme Court issued its ruling in the case of Knick v. Township of Scott, a decision which NAR believes will lead state and local governments to be more thoughtful and deliberate when developing laws or regulations that could infringe on Americans’ privateContinue reading “Government Affairs: Nation”