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CABOR Shares How to Get Your PMI Deduction

Home owners who are eligible to deduct private mortgage insurance, or PMI, premiums can shave hundreds of dollars off their income tax bills, according to Joanne Zettl, Chairwoman of the Cleveland Area Board of REALTORS®

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The Prompt Notification of Short Sale Act

From the office of U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown.

WASHINGTON, D.C. —With nearly one in four Ohio homeowners underwater on their mortgages, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) unveiled a plan to improve the housing market by addressing

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The Washington Report – March 11, 2013

Check out this week’s legislative and regulatory updates from NAR policy staff in Washington.
NAR Urges Congress to Increase Multifamily Lending
March 8, 2013: As is required by law, the FHA recently alerted Congress that they have

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Mike Valerino, new CEO of Cleveland Realtors board, eyes legislative priorities: Talk With the Boss

On March 9, 2013, the Cleveland Plain Dealer published an interview with CABOR CEO Mike Valerino. Mr. Valerino was quoted on CABOR's legislative priorities, mission statement, the value of a REALTOR, and the local housing

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CABOR Announces Opposition to Sales Tax Expansion

Today, the Cleveland Area Board of REALTORS® (CABOR) announced its opposition to the expansion of the Ohio sales tax to services.

Last month, Ohio Governor John Kasich released a $63.3 billion dollar, two-year budget proposal, which

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