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Anti-Money Laundering Guidelines for Real Estate Professionals

November 15, 2012: 

The purpose of this fact sheet and suggested voluntary guidelines is to increase real estate professionals’ awareness, knowledge, and understanding of the potential money laundering risks surrounding real estate and enable them to identify practical measures to mitigate the risks.

Senate Passes Mortgage Debt Tax Bill

December 19, 2014: 

On December 16, 2014, the Senate passed H.R. 5771, the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, by a vote of 76-16.

Senate Fails to Reauthorize TRIA

December 19, 2014: 

Despite having a bipartisan compromise bill, the Senate failed to reauthorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) before it adjourned for the remainder of the year, resulting in the program expiring on December 31, 2014.

NAR Continues Push on Premiums

December 19, 2014: 

NAR continues to push FHA to lower the mortgage premiums.

FEMA Creates Interim Advocate Office

December 19, 2014: 

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced the launch of the Interim Office of the Flood Insurance Advocate, led by the Acting Flood Insurance Advocate, David Stearrett. NAR strongly supported the creation of the Advocate's Office during congressional debate of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act (HFIAA).

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