advocacy and public policy
June 24, 2019
Following a trend from last year, business owners and leaders throughout Los Angeles County have major concerns about the future, especially about homelessness, housing affordability ... read more
South Bay REALTOR® News in Brief
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June 11, 2019
The South Bay Cities Council of Governments and SBAOR co-hosted last month in Torrance the Housing Forum, a half-day conference digging into tough and controversial questions about the housing crisis, housing availability, housing affordability, and what to do about it. ... read more
May 28, 2019
Two bills in Sacramento discourage the production of rental housing. We need more housing in California, not less! ... read more
May 21, 2019
Urge Your Senator to Oppose Bill that Forces Landlords to Participate in Section 8! C.A.R. OPPOSES SB 329 (Mitchell) because it effectively forces ALL residential ... read more
April 15, 2019
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors last week extended a temporary rent control ordinance for unincorporated county. Without any collaboration or consultation with housing ... read more
March 15, 2019
In the latest installment of SBAOR's popular series, "Breakfast with the Mayor", REALTORS® in the Beach Cities got a rare opportunity to meet not one ... read more
February 14, 2019
SBAOR kicked off its calendar of special events in 2019 with the Luncheon with Councilmember Joe Buscaino. Part of SBAOR's popular series of breakfasts and ... read more
- NAR Commends Protections for Realtors®, U.S. Consumers in $2 Trillion Economic Relief Bill March 27, 2020NAR prepared a comprehensive overview of the bill and is offering separate, evolving guidance to help its members navigate the crisis.
- Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act March 26, 2020Congress has voted on a historic COVID-19 relief that includes many benefits for Realtors® that were secured by NAR. Here is an outline of the major provisions.
- NAR Urges Swift Passage of Remote Notarization Bill March 25, 2020Congress is considering legislation to make it easier to complete transactions electronically in the current environment.
Real Estate in The OC
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