CURRENT REAL ESTATE NEWS/TOPICS & ISSUES
Presentations from the 2010 Resort and Second-Home Symposium Posted
For those who missed the Resort Symposium in Lake Tahoe, check out the great presentations by NAR Economist Lawrence Yun on the latest market update on the second-home sector, RSPS Roseann Farrow on “How to Build Your Resort Business”, RSPS Brett Brown on “Overcoming Obstacles in the Media” and many more!  visit…
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GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS/LEGISLATIVE & REGULATORY ISSUES
The Washington Report – A Weekly Report on Legislative and Regulatory Issues
FHA Commissioner Addresses RESPA Home Warranty Issue
Small Business Lending Bill Advances to Senate Floor
Flood Insurance Extended
Closing Date Extended to September 30

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National Flood Insurance Extended
The United States Senate has passed the National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2010 (H.R. 5569) an extension of the National Flood Insurance Program until September 30, 2010. This will allow transactions to move forward. The bill is retroactive and covers the lapse period from June 1, 2010 to the date of enactment of the extension. Read more…
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