Legislative Policy Committee (LPC) Back at Work

So far 379 bills have been introduced during the 2015 legislative session. CAR’s LPC has been busy reviewing bills that relate to the real estate industry and homeownership. Here’s a summary of some of the more interesting bills and the LPC’s positions: HB-1057 Statewide Initiative Ballot Process – LPC Position – Support. Sponsored by Rep.Continue reading “Legislative Policy Committee (LPC) Back at Work”

Real Estate and the State of the Union

NAR has offered its analysis recently regarding President Obama’s State of the Union speech and what it means for the real estate industry. First and foremost the President argued that the federal government should streamline rules that are making home purchases and mortgage refinances difficult for creditworthy households. He also urged Congress to tackle taxContinue reading “Real Estate and the State of the Union”