Legislative Update

By: Jacob Bruynell, Director of Governmental Affairs at Greater Tampa REALTORS® 2021 started on a good note as the new COVID-19 Relief Package was approved in 2020. Some of the highlights of the bill included financial help to landlords who could not evict tenants during the pandemic and $600 stimulus checks for many Americans. One…

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Governmental Affairs & Public Policy Update: January 2021

As we move into a new government administration and legislative sessions, Greater Tampa REALTORS® is pleased to periodically bring our newest GTR feature to you, the Governmental Affairs and Public Policy Update. This update will highlight the latest initiatives that may directly impact your business, our community and the real estate industry at all levels. We want to ensure that you…

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Safely Serving Others Despite A Challenging Year

By: Joey Henderson, GTR Director of Public Affairs Before COVID-19, the members of the Greater Tampa REALTORS® (GTR) Community Outreach Committee, anxiously looked forward to advancing the Association’s mark of participating in the community and neighborhood events. The establishment of community outreach helped to further formalize the association’s effort to support the community. The committee…

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Incorporating Home Renovations into the “New Normal” of Homeownership: Remodeling Home Projects

By: Darlene Davenport, 2020 GTR President COVID-19 continues to reshape our lives, changing our daily routines and mandating precautionary measures that involve staying in our homes as often as we can. With people spending more time at home than ever before, home improvement projects are increasingly becoming top of mind for homeowners. Remodeling home projects…

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In 2021, Focus on a Personal Touch

By: Tracy Wisneski Tracy Wisneski is a REALTOR with RE/MAX Champions and a social/digital media strategist. Personal touches have always been part of real estate, but sometimes fall to the wayside with sales goals, digital marketing, increased competition and a host of other distractions in our industry. With all the challenges we’ve faced in 2020,…

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