Public Affairs Update

Public Affairs Update………………..……………………………………..August 30, 2017

  • Mortgage Deduction Possibility Causes Uncertainty
  • What’s Really Driving the Real Estate Market?
  • All Signs Point Toward…Housing and Economic Impacts
  • Pizza & Public Affairs Wednesday September 6, 2017 Noon to 1:00pm at BARA
  • In Case You Missed It

 

Mortgage Deduction Possibility Causes Uncertainty

In December 2016, then incoming Treasury Secretary Mnuchin boldly stated the Trump administration would employ the “largest tax change since Reagan.” However, that change could come with significant adjustments to the mortgage interest deduction, something that sparks mixed emotions across the country. » READ MORE [Source: DSNews.com 08-24-2017]

 

What’s Really Driving the Real Estate Market?

According to Robert Shiller, the housing market could falter if the mortgage interest deduction is reformed. See what else he had to say in the Video Spotlight. » READ MORE [Source: DSNews.com 08-25-2017]

 

All Signs Point Toward...Housing and Economic Impacts

Rick Sharga, EVP of Ten-X, held a live webinar on Tuesday to discuss his 2017 mid-year housing update and his views on the state of the economy. » READ MORE [Source: DSNews.com 08-23=2017]

 

Pizza & Public Affairs Wednesday September 6, 2017 Noon to 1:00pm at BARA

Guest Speaker:

Andrea Meneghel, Director of Public Affairs, Boulder Chamber

What He Will Present:

Andrea will present a review of local ballot issues going to voters this November. New taxes, renewing taxes, municipalization, Charter changes, plus Boulder County Worthy Cause tax extension, sheriff term limits and broadband.

 

As the ballots firm up we’ll provide more information about the September 6 kick off to the 2017-2018 Pizza & Public Affairs agenda.

 

Note: The October Pizza & Public Affairs will be held on Wednesday October 18, 2017 to accommodate our speaker’s schedule.

 

Topic: proposed change to boulder’s Accessory Dwelling Unit regulations

 

In Case You Missed It