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The Washington Report covers legislative and regulatory policy activities, and is compiled by NAR's Government Affairs policy staff. To receive this content via email, subscribe to NAR's Weekly Report newsletter and check the "legislative & regulatory issues" box.

TRIA Reauthorization Signed Into Law

January 20, 2015: 

The President signed H.R. 26, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015, into law.

New Resources for REALTORS® on Internet Security

January 15, 2015: 

NAR’s Information Central has released a three-part report which recommends a number of security practices to help keep REALTORS® and their business safe online.

REALTORS® Join Coalition to Pass Patent Litigation Reform

January 15, 2015: 

NAR, along with the United for Patent Reform coalition, to pursue solutions to abusive patent litigation.

President Proposes Stronger Data Privacy Laws

January 13, 2015: 

In a speech to the Federal Trade Commission on Monday, January 12, President Obama unveiled new proposals to address how consumers’ personal data is handled

President Signs TRIA into Law

January 12, 2015: 

In its first act of business in the 114th Congress, on Jan. 7 the House passed H.R. 26, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015, by a vote of 416-5.

FHA Annual Premium Reduction Finalized

January 9, 2015: 

On Jan. 8, 2015, at a speech in Phoenix, AZ attended by NAR President Chris Polychron, President Obama announced that the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) would reduce FHA annual mortgage insurance premiums (MIP) by 50 basis points.

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