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BAAQMD drops proposal to ban fireplaces at point of sale

After intense pressure from REALTORS® and coalition partners, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) has withdrawn a controversial proposal to ban fireplaces at the point of sale. 205 more words

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Here is the Cambrian home you have been waiting for! OPEN HOUSE THIS SAT-SUN 1:30PM-4:30PM

Pride of ownership with this beautiful Cambrian home that includes 3 bedrooms, plenty of natural light, 15’10” vaulted ceilings in the living room and master bedroom, 3 sliding glass doors that invite you to the very private, and landscaped rear yard, gorgeous remodeled kitchen with granite slab counters, recessed lighting, remodeled bathrooms with travertine and nickel finishes. 35 more words

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U.S. Supreme Court affirms concept of ‘disparate impact' - what it means for housing and real estate professionals

The United States Supreme Court recently held that a private or public entity can be sued for discrimination even if there was no intent by that entity to discriminate, upholding the validity of disparate impact claims in fair housing issues. 292 more words

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Implementation of new disclosure forms postponed to October 1

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a proposal to postpone the effective date of the new Truth in Lending Act and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule to October 1 instead of August 1. 388 more words

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CFPB takes step toward greater clarity on new TRID rule

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced on Wednesday that it would be “sensitive” to companies that make a good-faith effort to comply with the new Truth in Lending Act and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act Integrated Disclosure (TRID) regulation that goes into effect on August 1, 2015. 156 more words

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SILVAR REALTORS® take issues to Capitol Hill

On May 11-16, REALTOR® leaders from across the country converged on the nation’s capital to advance key real estate issues with regulators and members of Congress during the National Association of REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. 324 more words

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Silicon Valley REALTORS® Learn about Doing Business with Mexico

On May 14, 30 members and guests of the Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS® attended “Doing Business with Mexico” and celebrated Cinco de Mayo afterwards with Mexican delicacies. 495 more words

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