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SB 246 (Bates) Property Tax: Base Year Value Transfers

June 20, 2017
Current law allows homeowners who are over the age of 55 or who are severely and permanently disabled to transfer the property tax base year ... read more

ALERT! Should local government raise your taxes without a vote?

June 15, 2017
RED ALERT- Tell Sacramento not to allow local governments to impose sewer taxes by side-stepping voters! Call and oppose SB 231. C.A.R. is OPPOSING SB ... read more

California Assembly

Introducing the Sacramento REALTOR® Report

June 7, 2017
Every year in the California Legislature in Sacramento, lawmakers are considering bills that affect real estate and can have a direct impact on your REALTOR® ... read more

REALTORS® go to Washington DC to Speak Out for Homeownership

May 31, 2017
In early May, REALTORS® from all over the United States went to the United States Capitol to find their elected representatives and talk about federal ... read more

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