House Passage of Flood Bill Critical Step toward Reauthorization, Reform

House Passage of Flood Bill Critical Step toward Reauthorization, Reform

(Source: NAR) WASHINGTON — With less than a month left before the National Flood Insurance Program expires, the National Association of Realtors® is applauding the House of Representatives for passing what NAR believes is smart, much-needed support for the program.

“Realtors® know first-hand what happens when the NFIP expires, and it isn’t good for consumers, businesses or our communities,” said NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall, a sixth-generation Realtor® from Columbia, Missouri and CEO of RE/MAX Boone Realty. “We appreciate the leadership that members of Congress have shown passing sound reforms, which will strengthen the program, protect property owners and deliver good results for taxpayers.” (more…)

National Association of Realtors® Outlines Concerns in Advance of Tax Reform Vote

National Association of Realtors® Outlines Concerns in Advance of Tax Reform Vote

(Source: NAR) WASHINGTON, DC — As a vote on tax reform in the House of Representatives draws near, National Association of Realtors® President Elizabeth Mendenhall will outline how the House and Senate tax proposals are an attack on homeownership and middle-class Americans. Mendenhall will take questions from the media alongside senior NAR Government Affairs staff. (more…)