Real Estate Issues

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2018 Advocacy Priorities

NVAR is currently active on several legislative and regulatory policy goals. See below for more information on our policy positions.

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Latest Legislative News

  • Fairfax_budget
    February 21, 2018

    Fairfax County Releases Advertised (Proposed) Budget

    The proposed budget includes a 2.5 cent increase in the real estate tax rate,which would result in an average tax bill increase of $268 for homeowners. The real estate tax rate would increase from the current rate of $1.13 to $1.155 per $100 of assessed value.
  • Bus Trip
    February 08, 2018

    Ride to Richmond: 2018 Legislative Bus Trip Highlights

    On February 1, 55 Realtors® from across the region met at NVAR to make the trip to Richmond for the 2018 NVAR Legislative Advocacy Trip.
  • office building
    February 08, 2018

    Fairfax County Considers Repurposing of Suburban Office Buildings

    In December, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors authorized a Plan Amendment that addresses the office building repurposing application process for “activity centers,” like Tysons and Merrifield, transit station areas, and industrial areas.