FCBR’s REALTOR & Consumer Advocacy Department helps to ensure the success of our members via the 4 “I’s”- Involvement, Investment, Information, & Influence. Our Advocacy efforts are predicated on meaningful Community Involvement, Investment in key organizations, trustworthy local real estate Information, and effective Influence on local public policy.

Key committees/task forces of this department include Government Affairs, REALTOR® Political Action Committee, Future of Housing Community Foundation, Linda Norton Good Neighbor Scholarship Fund, & Monthly Market Information.

To learn more about this department and its related activities please contact Department Director Clint Skutchan at 970-402-0852 or clint@fcbr.org.

REALTOR & CONSUMER ADVOCACY DEPARTMENT INFO


FCBR Events

Future of Housing (RPAC) Fundraising Celebration

Join us as we celebrate FCBR’s annual efforts to support our Future of Housing in Fort Collins via our RPAC fundraising. For every dollar that FCBR raises via this campaign we have used $2.35 in resources over the past 5 years. So this is a great time and a great investment in your business. This … Continued



FCBR Efforts Lead to Balanced Development Fee Increases on Housing

Update: Following months of outreach and efforts by FCBR and our business coalition partners the City Council adopted three of four proposed development fees at their June 6th Council session. The Council adopted an option that included a significantly lower level of impact to housing that what was originally proposed in October of 2016. FCBR … Continued


Council to Create Path to U+2 Performance Review

Fort Collins’ City Council on June 6th provided direction to City Staff to prepare a scope of study for the U+2 Ordinance. This action came nearly a year after leaders from FCBR ask Council to conduct a ten year performance review of the Occupancy Ordinance with a focus on impacts to neighborhood quality of life … Continued





Invest in Annual Housing Future Campaign & Win Great Prizes

Have you invested in our Housing Future Yet? By investing $25 or more in the REALTOR® Political Action Committee (RPAC) not only will you be supporting important REALTOR® & Consumer Advocacy efforts that protect your business, but once again this year you will be given a shot at a Tablet + over $2,500 in other prizes. Plus invest $50 or more and you will be invited to our recognition celebration where you will enjoy networking, beverages, & light food. Be sure to ask us about your $5 credit!




Empowering the professional success of members by strengthening Northern Colorado’s exceptional real estate culture