From the President: Be a Fair-Housing Champion

Be a Champion of Fair Housing By Leon Dickson, Sr., 2018 President In April, and throughout 2018, Tennessee REALTORS® is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, which was passed as Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. The act said “there shall be no discrimination in the acquisition, ownership,

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Legislative Update Week of 4-9-18

Update/Memo Bill Tracking — View/Download PDF Weekly Legislative Calendar   Update/Memo Nearly all committees have finished their work for the year as a budget is finalized, and legislators’ time this past week was mostly spent in floor sessions addressing the bills that have made it out of committee before the full House and Senate. This

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Guest Blog: Why Homeownership?

Most Americans Agree: Homeownership Is a Sound Investment By Elizabeth Mendenhall, NAR president Published in USA Today, 2/27/18 The Feb. 18 [USA Today] guest column, "Why your home is a lousy investment when you think it's great," has two glaring omissions in it that would otherwise show that homeownership is indeed a solid investment

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