Local Issues & Legislation


DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond paid a visit to a combined meeting of the Government Affairs Committees (GAC) from the residential and commercial boards. CEO Thurmond discussed issues that affect the real estate industry, such as economic development, the water crisis and transportation.

Crossover Day at the State Capitol

Friday, March 3rd, was “Crossover Day” at the Georgia State Capitol. Crossover Day is the last day legislation can “cross over” from one chamber to the other in order to stay active or it will be considered “inactive” for the remainder of the legislative session. An “inactive” bill can come back up for consideration next legislative session, but will not be reconsidered this session.

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REALTORS® Descend on the State Capitol

One February 14th, over 800 REALTORS® from every corner of Georgia participated in the 2017 GAR Legislative Day at the Capitol. Members spent the day at the Capitol learning about how the Georgia General Assembly works and interacting with their legislators.

REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo

The National Associaiton of REALTORS® is hosting the 2017 REALTORS® Legislative Meeting and Trade Expo is set for May 15 - 20, in Washington DC. This is your opportunity to join REALTORS® from across the country in discussing issues affecting the real estate industry on Capitol Hill.

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