Op-Eds and Letters to the Editor
In 2012, patent trolls sued more non-tech companies than tech companies, costing the U.S. economy $80 billion in litigation costs. Now is the time for comprehensive patent reform, not just for tech but for Main Street businesses too.
Topics: Patent Litigation Reform
While the decision to own a home is a personal one, for people with good jobs and strong credit, today’s low mortgage interest rates and continued affordability make now a good time to buy a home.
NAR President Steve Brown's letter stresses the "need to fully understand the dramatic impact these increases have on property values and ownership sustainability."
When banks weren’t approving mortgage loans and would-be homebuyers were denied access to credit, Realtors® called on policy makers to take steps to loosen the tight credit environment.
Topics: Mortgage Acts and Practices
Jolon Ruch, president of the Colorado Association of Realtors® (with NAR) submitted this letter, on the impact of flooding, to the Wall Street Journal.