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Senate GOP halts fixes for Pa.’s troubled rent relief program, surprising even their own

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Falls Township issues new U&O fact sheet, but process remains too burdensome

Chester County
Chester County initiative will support families and child care providers

Delaware County
Middletown to consider update to the comprehensive plan

Montgomery County
No tax hike in Upper Pottsgrove budget draft

Philadelphia County
City council proposes 1% construction tax, but also a delay in reducing property tax abatement

 

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Watch: 'Legislative Update: Reopening Real Estate in Pennsylvania'

Posted by: Pete Kennedy on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Suburban Realtors® Alliance hosted a webinar — "Legislative Update: Reopening Real Estate in Pennsylvania" — on Friday, May 15, 2020. Watch it below:

 

The discussion covered efforts in the state House and Senate to reopen real estate throughout Pennsylvania, with a focus on House Bill 2412. The bill would to allow real estate service providers to be designated as a life-sustaining industry and resume working with safety precautions.

Jamie Ridge, SRA CEO/president, facilitated the conversation. Panelists included:

• State Sen. Tom Killion (9th District/Chester and Delaware counties)
• Mike McGee (PAR CEO)
• State Rep. Todd Polinchock (144th District/Bucks County)
• Jamie Ridge (SRA president/CEO)

 

Friday, May 1, 2020

Watch: 'State of Bucks County: An Update for Realtors'

Posted by: Pete Kennedy on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Suburban Realtors® Alliance and the Bucks County Association of Realtors® hosted a webinar — "State of Bucks County: An Update for Realtors®" — on Friday, May 1, 2020. Watch it below:

 

Bucks County leaders provided an update on how the county is operating during the coronavirus outbreak.

BCAR executive Pam Croke and SRA CEO/president Jamie Ridge facilitated the conversation.  Panelists included:

Commissioners Chair Diane M. Ellis-Marseglia (@ 2:30)
Commissioners Co-chair Robert J. Harvie Jr. (@ 9:20)
Commissioner Gene DiGirolamo (@ 15:10)
Recorder of Deeds Robin Robinson (@31:50)

 

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