SPAAR is the advocate for you and your business. Our Government Affairs team works to make sure both REALTORS® and homeowners are represented in government.
Government Affairs Committee
The Government Affairs Committee works to expand the Association’s sphere of influence in local, regional, state, and national public policy areas. It focuses on issues affecting communities throughout the Association’s jurisdiction.
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Government Affairs Update – Alex Gleeson
The Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS® (SPAAR) advocates every day on behalf of more than 7000 REALTORS® to promote homeownership in the Twin Cities. SPAAR promotes local policy initiatives...
Participating In The Census With the 2020 Census scheduled to hit mailboxes in just 6 weeks, in mid-March, the Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS®, together with the National Association of...
Mounds View I&I Ordinance
Background As part of Mounds View's Water Preservation Program (H2OPP), the City Council adopted Ordinance 940 which requires all property owners, at the point of sale or transfer of their property,...
Circle Pines Short-Term Rental Ordinance Recap
Circle Pines Short-Term Rental Ordinance Recap On Tuesday, January 14th the City of Circle Pines City Council voted to ban short-term rentals within city limits if their length of stay was...
REALTOR® Party 2020 Pillars
REALTOR® Party 2020 Pillars 2020 will be an exciting year for the Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS® and our advocacy operations. Not only is it a presidential election year, but...
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