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Election Day is almost here! Help us pass Prop 5 and defeat Prop 10

October 16, 2018
REALTORS® have been asking how they can help pass Proposition 5 and defeat Proposition 10 on Election Day. The November 6 election is coming up ... read more

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Vote this November to protect homeownership in California

September 17, 2018
California is facing a housing crisis – and it’s getting worse. Inventory is too low and too many potential homeowners and renters are simply priced ... read more

National Flood Insurance Program

SUCCESS! Senate Passes Flood Insurance Bill, Signed by the White House hours before national program expires

August 3, 2018
The U.S. Senate on July 31 passed a bill that extends the National Flood Insurance Program through November 30, 2018. Just hours before the NFIP ... read more

REALTOR® ALERT: Don't Let the National Flood Insurance Program expire!

June 22, 2018
Act NOW to avoid another shutdown of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). As a REALTOR®, it is vital to answer the Call-for-Action from the ... read more

Housing Crisis Worrying Business Community: New BizFed Poll

May 30, 2018
Businesses in Los Angeles County are growing much more concerned about the housing crisis, increasing costs and the rise in homelessness resulting, in part, from ... read more

Alert! OPPOSE State Legislation Discouraging Rental Housing Investment

May 29, 2018
The California Association of REALTORS® today announced its opposition to AB 2364, a bill in Sacramento that would significantly weakens the Ellis Act by discouraging ... read more

Spring 2018 Update: Real Estate and the Economy

May 8, 2018
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RSS NAR Advocacy News

  • NAR Joins Trades in FTC Letter Regarding Data Security October 15, 2018
    NAR sent a joint letter to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), in anticipation of the FTC's announced hearing on Data Privacy and Security on November 6-7.
  • Water Infrastructure Bill Passes Congress October 11, 2018
    S. 3021, "America's Water Infrastructure Act," would authorize numerous port revitalization, flood control, drinking water and water storage projects.
  • Realtors® Applaud Senate Passage of 2018 WRDA Bill October 10, 2018
    The legislation supports the real estate industry by investing in natural disaster protections; by securing clean, sustainable drinkable water for everyone in America; and by maintaining waterways and ports that help us transport goods across the country.


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Real Estate in The OC

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Yes on Prop. 5 and No on Prop. 10 posts are paid for by California Association of REALTORS® Issues Mobilization PAC.