Tag Archives: Private Property Rights

Appraisals…up close and personal

I am trying and I emphasize the word, trying, to purchase an office condo.  We are not talking mega dollars here, just a medium size office as our current space is being renovated and the rent will probably quadruple, so … Continue reading

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If Not Us…Who? If Not Now…When?

Sunday I packed my suitcase and traveled to Florida’s capitol, Tallahassee, for Great American REALTOR Days – GARD. Why do we REALTORS, travel to Tallahassee? First and foremost, so that our Florida legislators know we are there and know that we … Continue reading

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Real Estate and Advocacy

If real estate is your business and profession, then Advocacy goes hand and hand.  What is advocacy exactly?  It is the support of a cause.  A cause that along with the real estate industry, is what we, REALTORS® support. Interestingly … Continue reading

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Start Your Engines for the Realtor Rally!

The countdown is beginning.  It’s two months…two short months until the Realtor Rally, May 17th on the lawn of the Capitol Building in Washington DC.   Our industry is facing a crucial moment. Never before in the history of our great … Continue reading

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Get Prepared Now – 2012 is an Election Year!

I just returned from a Legislative Strategy Session sponsored by the Florida Realtors Association.  Kudos to John Fridlington and John Sebree for an amazing 2 day session.  Many of your local GADs (Government Affairs Directors) were in attendance as were Chairs … Continue reading

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Florida REALTORS® Great American REALTOR® Days!

 What an amazing 2 days: The annual Great American REALTOR® Days, April 12-13, 2011, at the state’s capital in Tallahassee during the current Florida Legislature.   Tallahassee was filled with more than 1,000 REALTORS® from across the state as we joined forces to … Continue reading

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