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May 2019 – New Law Prohibits Cities From Imposing Rental Caps – BIG WIN!

NEW LAW ON RENTAL CAPS A WIN FOR PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS May 14, 2019 On May 2, 2019, the Governor signed a bill which was effective immediately which prohibits an Iowa city from adopting or enforcing any regulation, restriction or other ordinance related to residential property rental permit “caps” on single family homes or duplexes.…
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Open House Extravaganza – May 4th 2019!

                  Participating REALTOR® Members of the Mason City Multiple Listing Service will be hosting open houses Saturday, May 4th in Mason City and surrounding communities. Watch for the yellow open house weekend signs! Check out this link for the list: https://masoncitymls.com/open-house-calendar/
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Flood Relief Assistance Available for Iowans

April 3rd, 2019 Flood Relief Assistance Available - The Iowa Association REALTORS® and the REALTOR® Foundation of Iowa have partnered with the REALTORS® Relief Foundation to help with mortgage payment assistance or rental cost due to displacement for up to $1,000 for those affected by the Iowa flood. $275,000 in grants are available to help…
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State Capitol Visit – February 2019

February 2019 - Executive Officer Amber Scholl and area REALTORS® met with Representatives Bloomingdale & Steckman, and Senator Ragan last week at the state capitol during the Iowa Association of REALTORS® annual legislative event. Discussions were held addressing private property rights, service animals, electronic notarization, and the groundwater hazard statement. We were happy to bring…
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