NAR Talking Points for Hill Visits

Next week Realtors from across the country will be in Washington DC. Here is a list of issues they’ll bring up with their members of Congress – Condo Financing – Send H.R. 3700, the “Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act” to the President’s desk. H.R. 3700 makes much-needed reforms to the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) condominiumContinue reading “NAR Talking Points for Hill Visits”

Concerns over FHA Handbook and Appraisals

Last month NAR President Tom Salomone sent a letter to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) concerning the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Single Family Housing Policy Handbook. NAR is asking FHA to reconsider language in the Handbook that requires appraisers to take on home inspection type duties, which are adding delay and confusionContinue reading “Concerns over FHA Handbook and Appraisals”