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.


Call to Action: Capital & Transportation Expansion Fees

The City of Fort Collins is simultaneously considering updates to several fees (Capital & Transportation Expansion Fees, Water Supply Fees, & Electric Capacity Fees) that will have an impact on the cost to develop housing, especially much needed multi-family units. These items are currently scheduled to be discussed at an upcoming work session and a … Continued

Call to Action: Short Term Rental Licensing & Regulations

12/1/16 Coloradoan Column From FCBR’s CEO on the Topic 1/8/17 Coloradoan Article: Duggan: Short-term rental regulations return to council 1/23/17 Fort Collins: City Will Regulate Short Term Rentals After nearly two years of discussions, presentations, and outreach the City of Fort Collins is ready to move forward with the difficult job of regulating Vacation/Short Term Rentals. The city released their … Continued

Old Town Neighborhoods Plan Position Statement

  Overview: FCBR has taken a neutral position and offered areas for improvement- Learn more at www.fcbr.org/OTNP Combines East & West side plans There has been a decrease in population in these areas from 2001-2014 Does include accessory dwelling unit options but otherwise limited increase in uses Design guidelines will be adopted for these areas … Continued

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