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Contract Forms Now Available via SkySlope

January 20, 2022

As of January 1, 2022, NAR no longer offers free membership to zipForm® as a member benefit. In response, Virginia REALTORS® is offering free membership to SkySlope Forms and SkySlope DigiSign as member benefits to all dues-paying members of the Association. DAAR REALTOR® members will be able to access all NVAR contract forms via SkySlope Forms. […]

Loudoun Receives $10 Million from Virginia Housing’s Amazon REACH Program

January 11, 2022

The funding, dedicated to affordable housing in Loudoun, comes amid rising concerns about Amazon HQ2’s potential impact on home prices in Northern Virginia. On Monday, January 10, 2022, Loudoun County announced its receipt of state grants in the amount of $10 million for affordable (attainable) multifamily housing. These funds are in addition to the $3.75 […]

BOS Boosts Incentives for Conservation Easements Assistance Program (CEAP)

January 5, 2022

The annual funding for CEAP is $150,000 and will be available to qualifying landowners on rolling basis. On January 4th, 2022, the Loudoun County Government announced the Board of Supervisors (BOS) has approved changes to the Conservation Easements Assistance Program (CEAP) which will expand the number of qualified landowners who may receive financial support. According to […]

2021 Holiday Party & Installation

November 30, 2021

Register Now Celebrate the holiday season and participate in the installation of 2022 President Rich Blessing and the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors. The event will take place Thursday, Dec. 9, from 5-8  p.m. at 1757 Gold Club in Dulles, Va. Please note the agenda for the evening: 5 p.m. – Registration/Networking […]

BOS Adopts ROIA for Zoning Ordinance

November 22, 2021

On November 16, 2021, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors (BOS) adopted a Resolution of Intent to Amend (ROIA) for the Revised 1993 Zoning Ordinance. According to the county’s press release, the ROIA is a necessary step in the revision process. The County’s press release also delineates key goals for the rewrite project, which include:  Implementation […]

2021 Virginia Election Results: Statewide

November 9, 2021

From the Governor’s Mansion to the Office of the Attorney General, here is your 2021 election night results for Virginia’s statewide races: On Tuesday, November 2, 2021, Virginia voters cast their ballots for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General and members of the General Assembly. At the end of the night, Virginians narrowly elected Glenn Youngkin, […]

2021 Virginia Election Results: General Assembly

November 9, 2021

In Loudoun County, all RPAC-endorsed candidates won their races for the House of Delegates. On Tuesday, November 2, 2021, Virginia voters cast their ballots for statewide offices as well as the House of Delegates. Below is a breakdown of the General Assembly races in districts within Loudoun County:  House District 10: Nicholas S. “Nick” Clemente […]

Q3 2021: Market Indicators Report

November 5, 2021

Click here for the full Q3 2021 Loudoun County Market Indicators Report for the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® by Virginia REALTORS®.  Click here to download supporting graphics. Key Market Takeaways Economic Conditions In the third quarter of 2021, while economic conditions remained positive, there was a slowdown in job growth in Virginia. The unemployment picture […]

Biden’s Build Back Better Framework Includes Several NAR Priorities

November 1, 2021

In a massive win for NAR, the framework will not only spare real estate from burdensome tax policies, but it will include a historic investment in affordable housing. On Thursday, October 28, 2021, President Biden announced his Build Back Better framework for the Build Back Better Act. After numerous rounds of negotiations between Biden and […]

Sign Up: REALTOR® Party Mobile Alerts (RPMA)

October 29, 2021

Text the word REALTORS to 30644 (message and data rates may apply). Want to engage in a call for action as soon as its launched? Are you passionate about state and federal issues? If so, then sign up today for REALTOR® Party Mobile Alerts, NAR’s advocacy texting platform! These alerts provide a way for REALTORS® […]