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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Advocacy Update – March 2020
March 2020 COVID-19 and the potential impacts on the real estate industry are on top of everyone’s mind. This news is changing on a daily basis. We encourage you to stay informed so...
State of the City Addresses
SPAAR's Government Affairs wants to keep members in the know of upcoming State of the City Addresses and will post the information of these events within SPAAR's jurisdiction as they...
Hastings Annexation Project
At last week's meeting, the Hastings City Council unanimously voted in favor of extending the city limit boundary to include a 40-acre property west of General Sieben Drive and south...
Advocacy Update – February 2020
February 2020 When the advocacy team began their new roles last year they discovered that several of SPAAR’s position papers required updating. These policies are essential in the Association’s advocacy activities: they...
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...
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