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




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!




Mayor Proclaims April 2017 as Fair Housing Month

Date: April 19, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Mayor Proclaims April 2017 as Fair Housing Month  On April 18, Mayor Wade Troxell proclaimed April 2017 Fair Housing Month in honor of the 49th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act. Troxell presented the proclamation to the Fort Collins Board of Realtors for its coordinated, inclusive efforts to … Continued




NoCo Housing Now: Regional Housing Affordability Coalition

The Fort Collins Board of REALTORS®, in support of the City of Fort Collins’ Affordable Housing Strategic Plan, has established NoCo Housing Now: A Call for Regional Housing Dialog. This campaign will encourage our local elected officials to consider regional dialog that identifies approaches to address housing affordability.


2017 Ft. Collins City Council- Endorsed Candidates

April 4, 2017 Regular Municipal Election     Future of Housing Candidates: Mayor Troxell / Nate Budd / Ken Summers / Duane Hansen FCBR Coloradoan Editorial: Skutchan: My view of city council candidates FCBR VOTING GUIDE All voters will be electing a new mayor, and voters in Districts 1, 3, and 5 will be electing representatives … Continued


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