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Mortgage Interest and Real Estate Tax Deductions by Congressional District

More Information State-by-State Comparison: Mortgage Interest Deduction in the U.S. In-Depth: Mortgage Interest Deduction by State   Go to Source The Iwaniw Team Residential Marketing Specialists @Avalar Atlantic Properties Direct: 856-318-9098 Cell: 856-404-5635 http://www.iwaniw.com/ Like Us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/SNJHomes

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Mortgage Interest Deduction: State-by-State Comparison

More Information Mortgage Interest and Real Estate Tax Deductions by Congressional District In-Depth: Mortgage Interest Deduction by State Go to Source The Iwaniw Team Residential Marketing Specialists @Avalar Atlantic Properties Direct: 856-318-9098 Cell: 856-404-5635 http://www.iwaniw.com/ Like Us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/SNJHomes

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Millions of Middle-Income Homeowners Stand to Lose Under “Big 6” Tax Proposal

WASHINGTON (September 27, 2017) – A group of legislators and administration leaders known as the “Big 6” today released an outline for comprehensive tax reform that if enacted, according to the National Association of Realtors®, could lead to a tax … Continue reading

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Monday Minute – Week of September 25, 2017

This Week in Congress: Both the House and Senate are in session with a busy agenda. What should REALTORS® follow?  Tax reform, healthcare reform, wildfire management, IOT Cybersecurity, and the review of the SBA hurricane response. Links to watch the … Continue reading

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Monday Minute – Week of September 18, 2017

This Week in Congress: The Senate is in session Monday through Wednesday. Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown Wednesday. There will be no votes in the House; Members will be working in their home districts. What should REALTORS® follow?  On Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Homeownership a Common Interest, Deserves Protection in Tax Reform Debate

Iona Harrison (pictured center), chair of NAR’s Federal Taxation Committee, testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on tax reform.  WASHINGTON (September 14, 2017) – Tax reform done right could yield savings and simplification that benefits average Americans, but history shows … Continue reading

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Pam Patenaude Right Choice for HUD Deputy Secretary, Say Realtors®

WASHINGTON (September 14, 2017) – The U.S. Senate today approved the nomination of Pam Patenaude as deputy secretary at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Following is a statement from NAR President William E. Brown on the vote: “Pam … Continue reading

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HUD Nominee Approved

The Senate confirmed Pam Patenaude as Deputy Secretary for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) by a vote of 80-17. NAR is a strong supporter of Ms. Patenaude, and just last week coordinated a letter of more than … Continue reading

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Monday Minute – Week of September 11, 2017

Both the Senate and House are in session this week. The House has cancelled all Monday votes, due to anticipated absences from Members of Congress in districts affected by Hurricane Irma. What should REALTORS® follow? The Senate Finance Committee's hearing … Continue reading

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Advocates Urge Vote on HUD Nominee

NAR and a coalition of 60 groups sent a letter to the Senate leadership this week, urging a vote on Pam Patenaude to be Deputy Secretary for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Ms. Patenaude was reported favorably … Continue reading

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