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CABOR Members Help Buyers Navigate Tight Market

Spring is traditionally a favorable time of year for home buyers; however, with a limited number of homes available for purchase, sales nationwide are slowing. According to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) housing inventories

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Bipartisan Lead Paint Letter

Fifty-one bipartisan members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to Acting Administrator of the EPA Robert Perciasepe addressing the EPA’s recent proposed rule on lead paint in commercial buildings. In May 2010,

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Industry, Legal & Legislative Update Seminar

The Ohio Association of REALTORS(R) (OAR) is hosting a legislative update at St. Michael's Woodside Party Center (5025 East Mill Road) in Broadview Heights on June 19, 2013, from 1:00pm - 4:15pm. This course is certified

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3% Cap Bill Introduced in the Senate

A bill crucial to maintaining affordable mortgage financing by addressing a problem in regulators' Qualified Mortgage (QM) rule was introduced in the Senate last week. "The Consumer Mortgage Choice Act," s. 949, by Sens. Joe

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Inertia Might Win Out in Secondary Mortgage Market Reform

With secondary mortgage market companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac making money again, there’s a good chance lawmakers in Congress will drag their feet on overhauling the country’s residential secondary mortgage market system, despite its

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