Monday Minute: Week of May 13, 2019

May, 13 2019

Both the House and Senate are in session this week. What issues should REALTORS® follow? the Equality Act; and the Broadband Interagency Coordination Act (NAR has submitted a letter supporting this legislation).

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Monday Minute: Week of May 6, 2019

May, 3 2019

Both the House and Senate are in session this week. What issues should REALTORS® follow? State of Minority Homeownership - JoAnne Poole (NAR) Testifies; FTC Oversight/Privacy and Data Security; Potential Markup of Money Laundering Legislation; and Tax Gap/Taxpayer Noncompliance.

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The Voice for Real Estate 98: FHA Tightening, Gen X, Floods, Fair Housing

April, 23 2019

Loan applicants could be affected as FHA tightens standards for higher-risk borrowers. REALTORS® step up to help in the aftermath of Midwestern floods but help is needed, and Gen Xers are buying bigger homes to accommodate multigenerational families. This weeks's video is sponsored by the REALTOR Benefits® program.

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Video: Legal Pulse 4Q 2018 Highlights

April, 16 2019

The video edition of the quarterly report analyzes legal trends in risk management areas that effect real estate professionals: Agency, Property Condition Disclosure, RESPA, and Fair Housing.

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Executive Summary – Fourth Quarter 2018

April, 16 2019

This is an overview of the developments covered in the Legal Pulse Newsletter for the fourth quarter of 2018. This summary covers Agency, Property Condition Disclosure, RESPA, and Fair Housing.

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Fair Housing: 2018 Yearly Update

April, 16 2019

Fair Housing, yearly review, from the 4Q 2018 Legal Pulse Newsletter.

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Protections based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

March, 15 2019

NAR sent a letter to Congressman David Cicillini (D-RI) supporting the introduction of H.R. 5, the Equality Act.

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Legal Action Committee: Nationwide Impact

February, 21 2019

If you think your association may have a case that warrants legal action assistance, download the Legal Action Program Request Form at nar.realtor.

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