Wednesday, February 15 is REALTOR® Day on the Hill. You won't want to miss this important chance to talk directly with your legislators on issues that affect your business. Stick around for the Housing Policy Forum later in the afternoon, then make your way to the Jefferson for our can't-miss Legislative Reception.
On Wednesday, the annual Political Advocacy Luncheon with special guest speaker David Stevens, who is current CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association and former Federal Housing Administration commissioner. Following lunch, nationally syndicated Washington Post real estate columnist Ken Harney will emcee a special housing policy forum for Virginia REALTORS. Panelists for that forum include Mr. Stevens, National Association of REALTORS’ past president Ron Phipps, and George Mason University economist and Housing Wire contributor Dr. Anthony Sanders. Then, following the panel, we’ll host our 2012 Legislative Reception at the Jefferson Hotel.
Gerard "Jerry" Giovaniello, NAR's chief lobbyist and senior vice president of government affairs, is slated to speak to Virginia Realtors® at the 2011 Get Active conference in Richmond, VA, on February 11. Mr. Giovaniello will focus on national legislative issues, including the proposed changes to the mortgage interest deduction (MID).
On-site information for Get Active Legislative & Education Conference
Join more than 500 influential Virginia Realtors® in Richmond February 16-19, 2010 for VAR's 2010 Legislative & Education Conference, including Realtor® Day on the Hill on February 17, and hours and hours of Continuing Education class credits to choose from.
Get Active: VAR's Legislative Advocacy Conference
Join more than 500 influential Virginia Realtors® on February 5-7, 2013 for VAR ’s Legislative Advocacy Conference. Start your real estate year off right. When it comes to protecting your business, Realtor® Day on the Hill is the single most important event of 2013. Be there.