Government Affairs

PAR Government Affairs is your voice in state government advocating for positive change that supports your business and the clients you represent.

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Decisions made at every level of government impact you and your business. PAR is working to ensure that our officials understand Realtor® issues and support policies that promote homeownership and private property rights.

Latest Government Affairs Content

HUD Issues Fair Housing Guidance Relating to Assistance Animals

Guidance clarifying how housing providers can comply with the Fair Housing Act when assessing a person’s request to have an assistance animal because of a disability was issued this week by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Lawsuit Forces Borough to Update Use and Occupancy Ordinance

A suburban Philadelphia borough recently voted to update its use and occupancy ordinance to bring it into compliance with state law following a federal lawsuit brought by the Suburban Realtors® Alliance.

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FEMA Outlines Changes to Flood Risk Rating

David Maurstad, deputy associate administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the agency is working to transform the National Flood Insurance Program, which currently issues 5 million policies in 22,000 communities.

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NAR Outlines Federal Legislative Issues

An overview of federal legislative priorities was presented during the National Association of Realtors® annual conference in San Francisco earlier this month.

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