Posts Tagged National Association of Realtors


NAR Endorses Flood Insurance Legislation Following … – RISMedia

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) is announcing its support for the 21st Century Flood Reform Act following improvements to the legislation, namely the preservation of a “grandfathering” provision that protects homeowners from rate increases when flood maps change. The legislation in prior drafts called for the elimination of the grandfathering provision in 2021, as […]

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Montgomery County real estate briefs: Week of July 23

Jessica Mendez joins Berkshire Hathaway Sue Walsh and Patrick Gallagher, co-sales leaders of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox Roach, Realtors Chestnut Hill office, welcome Jessica Mendez as a sales associate. She has been licensed since 2003 and has a background in finance. She resides in Philadelphia and serves the Greater Philadelphia area. Mendez can be contacted […]

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Local Realtors attend Washington meetings

On behalf of current and future home and property owners throughout the country, more than 9,600 Realtors traveled to Washington, D.C., May 15-20 to advance key real estate issues during the 2017 Realtor Legislative Meetings Trade Expo. Konnie Krahn-Prosence, chair of the Glenwood Springs Association of Realtors (GSAR) and broker associate with Vicki Lee Green […]

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PACs helping Senate candidates

The three main rivals for a U.S. Senate seat from Indiana are collectingcampaign funds from some of the same sources. At least a dozen political action committees each contributed money to the campaigns of Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., and Reps. Luke Messer, R-6th, and Todd Rokita, R-4th,during the second quarter of this year. Neither Messer […]

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Amid US real estate buying binge by foreign investors, Florida remains first choice

Foreign investment in U.S. residential real estate recently skyrocketed to a new high with nearly half of all foreign sales happening in Florida, California and Texas. Related News/Archive New real estate website advances calculation of true cost of Florida home 6 Months Ago Lay of the land: radical transformations underway in Florida real estate 4 […]

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Realtors withdraw objection to key flood insurance legislation

The National Association of Realtors said that there have been significant improvements in key flood legislation that will allow the industry group to endorse it. Among the improvements to the 21st Century Flood Reform Act is the House Financial Services commitment to retain the current flood insurance provisions’ “grandfathering” policy, which protects homeowners from significant […]

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With Expiration Looming, NAR, NAHB Applaud Flood Insurance …

It remains to be seen if it passes into law, or how it will hold up during the process, but housing industry groups say an agreement has been hammered out for renewing the federal flood insurance program. Both the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) say they have […]

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Amid U.S. real estate buying binge by foreign investors, Florida …

Foreign investment in U.S. residential real estate recently skyrocketed to a new high with nearly half of all foreign sales happening in Florida, California and Texas. Related News/Archive New real estate website advances calculation of true cost of Florida home 6 Months Ago Lay of the land: radical transformations underway in Florida real estate 4 […]

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Nancy Quinn Honored As Realtor Emeritus By National Association Of Realtors

Maynard, MA (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 Maynard, MA – Nancy Quinn, President/CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices N.E. Prime Properties, has earned the prestigious Realtor Emeritus status from the National Association of Realtors. The Realtor Emeritus designation is conferred on individuals who have held membership as a REALTOR with the National Association for a minimum of […]

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Realtors endorse House flood insurance extension

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) endorsed a House plan to renew and revamp the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) after holding out for several changes. NAR said Thursday that the group representing more than 1.2 million real estate agents and industry employees, backed the bill after lawmakers reduced proposed increases to flood insurance rates […]

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