The Senate Judiciary Committee overwhelmingly approved S. 1137 the PATENT Act by a vote of 16-4.
To further advance voluntary energy efficiency activities in homes across the country, NAR's Center for Realtor Technology has signed an agreement with the Department of Energy (DOE) that will help American families improve the efficiency of their homes.
Rule takes effect August 1; NAR will continue to work with the CFPB to minimize any possible market disruptions or uncertainty.
Many of these safety tips from land professionals are appropriate for REALTORS® and professionals in all areas of real estate.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) is expected to publish its new lease accounting standards later in 2015. The new standards will take effect most likely in late 2017 or 2018. In the meantime, prepare yourself and your clients for the changes.
The Federal Reserve System, Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation have issued an FAQ on the HVCRE provisions intended to provide clarity on the Basel III standards.
The Final Rule on Waters of the U.S. was released on May 27, 2015.
CFPB and the Federal Reserve Hosted a webinar on RESPA/TILA integration to prepare for the August 2015 implementation.
NAR’s quarterly commercial real estate forecast, sees a rise in demand for commercial real estate, and vacancy rates for commercial space are falling.