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Advocacy Update: New Condo Rule
New Condo Rule Opens The Door to Homeownership At the end of August, NAR reported on the new Federal Housing Administration condominium loan policies. Many of the changes have been policies...
VA Homeownership – Gov. Affairs Update
Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act. The President recently signed H.R. 299, the "Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act." This legislation includes language which will eliminate the cap on the VA...
Update: Flood Insurance Extension
Update From NAR On May 30, 2019, Congress passed a two-week extension of the National Flood Insurance Program. For more information and the latest updates on the extension of flood insurance...
New Requirements For Residential Leases: Effective Immediately
The MN State Association sent out the following email about new legislation effective immediately. The Minnesota Legislature has adopted new requirements for residential leases that are EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY. The revised law (Minn....
2019 Emerging Leader Scholarship: Now Accepting Applications
Emerging Leadership has reappeared for 2019! Know someone who would be a good candidate? PURPOSE To identify (2) up-and-coming SPAAR members and further their interest in taking future leadership positions within the association...
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