Monthly Archives: September 2017

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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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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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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Why You Should Stage a Cozy Fire Pit Area

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Fire features, like outdoor fire pits and fire tables, are in demand. The National Association of Landscape Professionals calls it one of the hottest landscape trends for the fall, based on a recent survey … 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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What to Do if Your Home Doesn’t Sell

By Patti Stern, PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating Has your property been on the market for months with little buyer interest? With a competitive fall market ahead, it may help to reassess the condition of your home, make … 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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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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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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