114th Congress Begins

The end of the “Lame Duck” session had mixed results for REALTORS. The Senate missed an opportunity to approve a six-year reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) that passed the U.S House of Representatives with overwhelming bipartisan support.  The bill died when Senators were unable to reach an agreement that would have allowedContinue reading “114th Congress Begins”

2014 Election Most Successful to Date

The 2014 mid-year elections were historic by many measures, but particularly for the NAR and the REALTOR Party. It was NAR’s most successful election to date, winning over 90 percent of the REALTOR Party supported races.  Needless to say, real estate issues stand to be well represented in Congress over the next two years. InContinue reading “2014 Election Most Successful to Date”