Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado Association of REALTORS: CAR Launches Call for Action

CAR and its allies want everyone to participate in the Call for Action (CFA) on SB-156 “Homeowners' Association Construction Defect Lawsuit Approval Timelines.” Sponsored by Sen. Owen Hill and Representatives Lori Saine and Cole Wist, this bill focuses on the need for mediation or arbitration prior to litigation for construction defects. The bill passed its… Continue reading Colorado Association of REALTORS: CAR Launches Call for Action

Gov't Affairs, Govt - National Assoc. of Realtors® (NAR)

Three Calls for Action

NAR is launching three Calls for Action (CFA) this week. The first is a regulatory Call for Action to the Environmental Protection Agency on the “Waters of the United States” rule.  The second is for commercial practitioners concerning the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) reauthorization. The third is an all-member CFA to the United States Senate and… Continue reading Three Calls for Action

Gov't Affairs, Govt - National Assoc. of Realtors® (NAR)

Tax Reform

The Call for Action (CFA) urging Senators to maintain real estate tax provisions in any changes to the US tax code closed on Aug. 2. NAR reports that members reached the 15 percent national response rate goal, with 122,100 members taking action.   NAR says it remains critical that REALTORS re-educate Members of Congress about… Continue reading Tax Reform