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Take Action on REALTOR® Party Issues When Convenient for You!

Posted on: August 7th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

The #1 request REALTOR® Members make is for more mobile-friendly communication and information on their smartphone.  REALTOR® Members want short, crisp and graphically-appealing communications. So when the Mortgage Interest Deduction is threatened, the deductibility of state and local property taxes is about to be taken away or any other issue comes up that affects your… Read More »

Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program

Posted on: July 24th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program  July 24, 2017 By Mark Quarry Director of Government Affairs Through months of ongoing, extensive lobbying work, NAR has reached an agreement on H.R. 2874 “The 21st Century Flood Reform Act,” the legislation in Congress that could reauthorize the NFIP for five years. House Financial Services Chairman Jeb… Read More »

NAR Update: Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program

Posted on: June 26th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

NAR Update: Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program By Mark Quarry Director of Government Affairs June 26, 2017 The Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) remains a top priority of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® (NAR).  Just in the last two weeks, Congress has seen a flurry of legislative activity. To provide… Read More »

Put Money Back in Your Pocket When You Pay Your Dues!

Posted on: June 5th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Put Money Back in Your Pocket When You Pay Your Dues! When you pay your CABR Dues Invoice, you have the opportunity to make an investment in your own business and your ability to earn a living. How? By contributing to RPAC – the REALTORS® Political Action Committee. RPAC works 24 hours a day, 7… Read More »

CABR Meets with Members of Congress on Capitol Hill

Posted on: May 22nd, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR Meets with Members of Congress on Capitol Hill By Mark Quarry Director of Government Affairs May 22, 2017 Last week during the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington D.C., representatives from the Cincinnati Area Board of REALTORS® met with Ohio’s two U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D) and Rob Portman (R), and Representatives… Read More »

CABR Leadership is in Washington D.C.

Posted on: May 18th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

Your CABR Leadership is in Washington D.C. advocating on your behalf to protect and preserve your profession.  Your leadership will meet with Senators and Congressman from Ohio and speak about private property rights and will work to ensure their support for your profession.  Watch below as CABR’s leadership team discusses the importance of these meetings…… Read More »

CABR Sponsors and Attends Lincoln Reagan Dinner

Posted on: May 8th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR Sponsors and Attends Lincoln Reagan Dinner Cincinnati RPAC was a major sponsor at the Hamilton County Republican Party’s Lincoln-Reagan Dinner on Friday May 5, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.  Honorary Speaker was Jane Timken, Ohio Republican Party Chairwoman.  Representing CABR were: 2017 CABR President David Welch, 2017 President-elect Phil Morrical III, Carol Buckley,… Read More »

President Trump Releases U.S. Tax Proposal

Posted on: April 28th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

CABR Government Affairs Update President Trump Releases U.S. Tax Proposal By Mark Quarry, Director of Government Affairs   President Donald Trump released his tax reform plan Wednesday, April 26th. The same day as President Trump’s rollout, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) issued the following statement (click here to read) highlighting that while it supports… Read More »

April 2017 Fair Housing Month

Posted on: April 17th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

April 2017 Fair Housing Month By Mark Quarry Director of Government Affairs April 2017 marks the 49th anniversary of the landmark 1968 Fair Housing Act and the 100th anniversary of the 1917 U.S. Supreme Court Buchanan vs. Warley decision that outlawed zoning on the basis of race. Nationwide each year, REALTORS® recognize the significance of… Read More »

NAR GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS SPRING BREAK REPORT

Posted on: April 10th, 2017 by Andrew Clark No Comments

NAR Government Affairs Spring Break Report Mark Quarry, Director of Government Affairs Congress is “back home” in its April District Work Period (April 10-21). This District Work Period is an excellent opportunity to interact with your Members of Congress in advance of the 2017 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C. May 15-20. Several issues… Read More »