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Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors®

Montgomery County/Maryland Public Policy

GCAAR is your eyes, ears, and voice in Montgomery County when it comes to regulations and legislation that affect your business. From proposals to tax commissions to sign regulations and everything in between, GCAAR represents your interests when issues like these come before the Montgomery County Council

GCAAR scores big wins in Tuesday's elections

    Based on current election results, all 11 candidates endorsed by the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® are projected to win their respective races:

    • County Executive: Marc Elrich 
    • Council At-Large: Gabe Albornoz
    • Council At-Large: Evan Glass
    • Council At-Large: Will Jawando
    • Council At-Large: Laurie-Anne Sayles
    • District 1: Andrew Friedson
    • District 2: Marilyn Balcombe
    • District 3: Sidney Katz
    • District 4: Kate Stewart
    • District 6: Natali Fani-Gonzalez
    • District 7: Dawn Luedtke

    GCAAR’s REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) thanks those GCAAR members who have invested in RPAC, enabling us to produce and distribute information in support of our endorsed candidates. 

    * PLEASE NOTE: Election results remain unofficial until the Montgomery County Board of Elections certifies the results. 

    Montgomery County Public Schools Board of Education Candidate Forum

    On October 19, GCAAR hosted a forum for Montgomery County Board of Education candidates. The event provided GCAAR members with the opportunity to hear how the candidates would tackle the most pressing issues facing the school system. Participating candidates included:

    At-Large – Karla Silverstre and Mike Erickson
    District 1 – Grace Rivera Oven and Esther Wells
    District 3 – Julie Yang and Scott Joftus
    District 5 – Brenda Wolff and Valerie Coll




        Montgomery County legislative priorities