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Congress Moving Flood Insurance Reauthorization

The House of Representatives is moving seven different flood insurance reform bills.  The National Association of REALTORS® supports some of the bills but is concerned about a provision that would end the grandfathering of some properties.  Click on the link to the Flood Insurance Information page for the most up to date information on the status of flood insurance reform.

 




Call for Volunteers!

Enhance your membership experience and make a difference! You’re invited to answer our Call for Volunteers beginning on Thursday, June 1. 

Volunteer contributions make it possible for MAR to fulfill our mission and advance the REALTOR® profession. We are currently seeking dedicated members to serve on our committees beginning October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Volunteer committees assist MAR in identifying industry issues, help preserve the right to own, transfer, and use real property, as well as participate in the work of MAR in partnership with staff. 







Open House Policies – HB 760

MAR supports HB 760 that would allow an agent sitting at an open house to discuss other properties with
consumers when they are not interested in the open house property and if the agents have the consent of
the seller.

STATUS: Passed. Signed by Governor and effective October 1, 2017.

View Bill Details  
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