To monitor, oversee and measure results of NAR’s housing opportunity programs and initiatives; to provide strategic direction on housing opportunity initiatives and to propose or develop new programs; to disseminate information on housing opportunity programs and encourage REALTORS®’ participation and collaboration through state and local initiatives; and to analyze, monitor and recommend policy on housing opportunity issues which are not within the authority of other NAR committees.
65 members as follows: Chair and Vice Chair; the Immediate Past Chair; one member from each state and territorial association comprised of REALTORS® actively involved in state or local housing, financial or affordable housing issues or whose businesses are multi-family housing or real estate investment or whose knowledge includes concerns of first-time home-buyers; one State Executive Officer; one Board Executive Officer; one state Government Affairs Director; one board Government Affairs Director; up to three Multicultural Real Estate Organization Representatives; and the Young Professionals Network Advisory Subcommittee Housing Opportunity Representative.
Terms of service
Two-year staggered term.
Qualification(s) for consideration
• Participates in a community-based affordable housing and/or community development program.
• Strong interest in affordable housing and community development activities.
• The Multicultural Real Estate Organization Representative needs to be a REALTOR® member who is also an elected or policy/advocacy national leader of one of the three multicultural real estate organizations (National Association of Real Estate Brokers, National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals, Asian Real Estate Association of America).