Public Affairs Updates for December

Welcome to the holiday season, I hope you all will have the opportunity to balance time between your business and time spent with friends and family. This is often the time of year where we take a look back at our accomplishments and challenges from the past year, and I’ve been doing the same as we prepare for 2018.   The year started off with a large focus on what turned into a marathon session in Olympia, where Washington REALTORS were able to push legislation that allows for market-based adjustments … [Read more...]

Please join us for the 2018 Legislative Day on January 18!

Talk to your legislators about housing issues. First time attendees are FREE! For more information, please visit: https://www.warealtor.org/events/conferences/2018/legislative-day … [Read more...]

Reform our tax code AND protect middle class homeowners

Does the fact that your clients get to write off their mortgage interest benefit your business? Do you believe that homeownership should be encouraged as a bedrock of our communities and neighborhoods? If so, take 30 seconds and participate in the Call To Action and tell Congress that investing in homeownership should be encouraged by lawmakers! Take action NOW! … [Read more...]

CCAR Candidate Forum

On June 20th, the Clark County Association of REALTORS will be hosting a Candidate Forum at the Red Cross Building in the historic Fort Vancouver National Trust at 6pm. The purpose of the forum is to provide candidates the opportunity to discuss their positions related to affordable housing, growth, taxation, and the livability of Vancouver. While we will have a formal endorsement process further into this election cycle, this forum is an opportunity for candidates to share their positions with our membership and … [Read more...]

Hill Day! January 19th

HILL DAY - January 19th Brought to you by Please pre-register for Hill Day! Call Washington Realtors at 800-562-6024 to register. $50 for Hill Day and No Registration Fee for FIRST-TIME ATTENDEES! ($75 after Jan 11) Dinner Provided at Red Lion Olympia from 4:30-6pm RSVP for headcount to Blayken at brailing@financeofamerica.com     JAN 19 - AGENDA Hill Day General Session Room: Forest Ballroom | 09:00 AM -- 11:15 AM Local Association Caucus Room: Multiple, click for … [Read more...]

CCAR Endorsed Candidates

*Candidates are interviewed by The Clark County Association of REALTORS. Candidates are endorsed based upon their answers to the questions below and their voting history if they are incumbents. The motions made by our Government Affairs Committee then have to be ratified by our Board of Directors Candidate Interview Questionnaire for Office of State Legislature - 2016 General Information Why are you running for elected office/re-election? What are your top priority issues if … [Read more...]

Hill Day Caravan

HILL DAY CARAVAN January 21st Brought to you by Please pre-register for Hill Day! CLICK HERE  (Sign up by Jan. 15th for early bird pricing) A grab & go breakfast w/coffee will be provided for you. Safeway Salmon Creek - 12909 NE Hwy 99, Salmon Creek WA 98686 Dinner Provided at Red Lion Olympia from 4-6pm RSVP for headcount to  Lacey at larichards@alpinemc.com & Blayken at brailing@alpinemc.com   … [Read more...]