Advocacy at the South Bay Association of REALTORS®

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Tell us about your experience with PACE loans

Many homeowners throughout California are benefiting from Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing for energy-efficient home improvements. Depending on your city, there are a number of vendors who are offering financing. Check in with your local city hall to determine whether your city has approved PACE financing for your home. Meanwhile, have you used PACE […]

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White House calls on cities to rethink restrictive zoning laws

The Obama Administration weighed into the debate about overly restrictive zoning laws that has been riling up land use and development folks for decades – and pitting them against certain residents and neighbors for whom “Not In My Backyard” is just a polite cover-up for anger, suspicion, and fear mixed with politics and local personalities. The President has released […]

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South Bay REALTORS meet with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

SBAOR welcomed Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and a panel of housing experts to our event on September 25 in San Pedro titled “Increasing Housing Opportunities”. This was a deliberately wide-ranging concept that encompassed new housing production, infill development, and other things like special financing – such as FHA and VA loans for our veterans […]

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