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Rural Housing Loan Processing Delays

September 11, 2014: 

Many states have experienced delayed processing times for the Single Family Rural Housing Direct and Guaranteed Loan Programs.

Infographic: 7 Ways NAR Advocates for Members & Their Clients

September 9, 2014: 

Find out how NAR supports you with its advocacy efforts.

NAR Fall Legislative Update

September 5, 2014: 

NAR President Steve Brown and NAR Chief Lobbyist Jerry Giovaniello discuss REALTORS' legislative priorities as Congress returns for its last four weeks before the 2014 elections.

NAR Meets with EPA on Lead Paint Concerns; Files Comments

September 5, 2014: 

NAR has been working with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to help guide the agency’s efforts to identify lead paint hazards in remodeling activities in commercial buildings.

FEMA Issues New Flood Insurance Manual

August 29, 2014: 

FEMA has updated THE manual which insurance companies use to write flood insurance policies.  The comprehensive manual provides answers to just about any question a REALTOR® or REALTOR® Association staffer may have regarding flood insurance, ranging from how condos are treated to rate tables as revised by the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act enacted earlier this year.

Elimination of FHA “Prepayment Penalty”

August 29, 2014: 

On August 26, 2014, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued its final rule to eliminate post-payment interest charges on FHA-insured single family mortgages.

Guiding Principles for Reforming Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae

August 25, 2014: 

NAR President Steve Brown shares several guiding principles that will continue to ensure access to affordable mortgage credit from these two housing finance companies.

August Recess Isn't Slowing Down NAR

August 25, 2014: 

Congress has adjourned for the rest of the summer, but that isn’t stopping REALTORS® from staying in touch with our representatives.

FHFA Releases GSE Strategic Plan

August 22, 2014: 

On August 15, 2014,The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) released a Request for Input on its Strategic Plan for 2015-2019

FEMA Redesigns Map Service Center

August 22, 2014: 

FEMA has announced a redesign of their Map Service Center (MSC).

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