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Government Affairs2018-04-17T20:08:39+00:00

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Your Association of REALTORS® is the only group fighting exclusively on Cape Cod, in Massachusetts, and nationally for homeownership, real estate investment, strong communities, and the free enterprise system.

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CEO’s Take: CCIAOR Lays Out 2018 Policy Priorities

April 18th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy, CEO Column|

There are many issues on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket that need addressing to further our mission to protect and advance the ability for the real estate industry to operate, a property owner’s ability to transfer property, and work to improve the communities we [...]

Sign up to Attend the 2018 REALTOR Day on Beacon Hill

April 9th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy, Events, news|

REALTOR® Day on Beacon Hill is scheduled for Thursday, June 7th at 9:30 a.m. in the Massachusetts State House Great Hall. REALTORS® will learn about key legislative issues in 2018 that will affect the real estate industry and private property and have the chance to get up [...]

Governor Baker files bill to mandate energy scoring and audits before a home can sell

April 6th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy, Consumer News|

On Tuesday, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker filed a mandatory home energy audit and scoring bill, which ties an audit and scoring of homes to a real estate transfer. The bill contains provisions similar to previous versions of home energy scoring legislation including a “rating” that [...]

State Senate moves bill that taxes, not regulates vacation rentals

April 6th, 2018|Categories: Advocacy, Consumer News|

This week, the Massachusetts Senate passed its own version of legislation to tax short-term rentals. The Senate bill, which leaves out the regulation portion the Massachusetts House of Representatives passed last week, only extends the lodging tax to short-term rentals and continues to allow cities [...]

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