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News & Announcements

NAR to Congress: Ease Up on Mortgage Credit
Credit-worthy borrowers are being denied a chance at home ownership due to regulations that prevent them from qualifying for a mortgage, National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) leaders testified last Thursday before the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee. Continue reading.

Real Advocacy for REALTORS®: Fiscal Year 2016 Budget; April Speaker Series with DCRA
County Executive releases his Fiscal Year 2016 Budget; April Speaker Series with DC's Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA)...read this and more in Real Advocacy for REALTORS®, GCAAR's public policy brief.

Important Information About Your SentriLock Card Utility Program!
Beginning March 25, 2015,
 when you put your SentriCard in a card reader to renew, you may be informed that you need to upgrade
Get the details.

Another Successful GCAAR Legislative Breakfast
US Congressmen Chris Van Hollen and John Delaney joined Montgomery County local and state legislators in March for GCAAR’s annual legislative breakfast. Attendees had an exclusive opportunity to hear from influential leaders representing them at all levels of government.

GCAAR Cares Donate ButtonGCAAR President Suzanne DesMarais welcomed guests by noting the important role REALTORS® play in our communities. Highlights included Congressman Van Hollen stressing how critical it is to protect the Mortgage Interest Deduction; Anne Kaiser (Maryland House of Delegates Majority Leader) explaining the legislative process; and Council President George Leventhal profoundly thanking GCAAR for being one of the most influential organizations in the County.

GCAAR will continue to provide access to the government officials making the decisions that change your industry. View highlights from the breakfast.

Prevent SentriCard® Service Interruption. 
GCAAR would like to remind brokers and agents to not provide your SentriCard® or PIN number to another agent, assistant, family member, prospective buyer, etc. If a customer service representative becomes aware that your card is in possession of an "invalid cardholder", your SentriCard® will be terminated, immediately. Your card will not be reactivated until you visit a GCAAR office with a valid photo ID. View SentriLock rules and regulations 


Valuable Resources

January/February 2015 Issue of Capital Area REALTOR® magazine


 GCAAR Cares Donate Button 




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Home Sales Statistics 
March 2015

Washington, DC
Condo Coop | Single Family 

Montgomery County
Condo Coop | Single Family  

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