National Assn of Realtors
The National Association of Realtors (NAR), whose members are known as Realtors, is North America's largest trade association. representing over 1.2 million members (as reported November 2008), including NAR's institutes, societies, and councils, involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. NAR also functions as a self-regulatory organization for real estate brokerage. The President of NAR for 2010 is Vicki Cox Golder. The organization is headquartered in Chicago.
Campaign Finance$174,018,346 Given
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
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Bundled ContributionsMoney raised by the firm from multiple donors on behalf of the recipient. The firm's own contributions are not included.
Recipient Lobbyist Amount National Republican Congressional Cmte $117,250 Democratic Congressional Campaign Cmte Jerry Giovaniello $70,950 Democratic Congressional Campaign Cmte $60,500 Steny H. Hoyer $40,750 National Republican Senatorial Cmte $22,000 Democratic Senatorial Campaign Cmte $17,300
Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of National Assn of Realtors
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount National Assn of Realtors $235,147,380 California Assn of Realtors $1,772,333 Institute of Real Estate Management $580,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Health Issues,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Real Estate & Land Use,
- Consumer Product Safety,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2483 Increasing Homeownership Opportunities Act H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 H.R.3200 America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R.4213 Tax Extenders Act of 2009 H.R.1309 Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2011 H.R.1754 Preserving Equal Access to Mortgage Finance Programs Act S.1733 Green Taxis Act of 2009 S.61 Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009 S.170 Helping Responsible Homeowners Act S.979 SHOP Act
RegulationsMentioned in 235 dockets; Submitted to 44 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "National Assn of Realtors" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 9 CFPB Regulation Z; Truth in Lending 2011
- Toggle 3 CFPB Integrated Mortgage Disclosures under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X) and the Truth In Lending Act (Regulation Z) 2012
- Toggle 3 CFPB Streamling Inherited Regulations 2011
- Toggle 2 FINCEN Anti-Money Laundering Program and Suspicious Activity Report Requirements for Non-Bank Residential Mortgage Lenders and Originators 2009
- Toggle 1 HHS Planning and Establishment of State-Level Exchanges: Request for Comments Regarding Exchange-Related Provisions in Title I of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010
- Toggle 1 Amendments to the 2013 Mortgage Rules Under the Real Estate Settlement Procedure Act (Regulation X) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) 2013
- Toggle 1 IRS Shared Responsibility for Employers Regarding Health Coverage 2013
- Toggle 1 OCC Risk-Based Capital Guidelines; Capital Adequacy Guidelines: Standardized Framework 2008
- Toggle 1 FHWA Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Regulations for Federal and Federally Assisted Programs 2003
- Toggle 1 CFPB Regulation Z; Truth in Lending 2012
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 41 OCC Credit Risk Retention by Securitizers 2011
- Toggle 30 HUD Credit Risk Retention 2011
- Toggle 21 HUD FR-5180-P-01 Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA): Proposed Rule To Simplify and Improve the Process of Obtaining Mortgages and Reduce Consumer Settlement Costs 2008
- Toggle 19 EPA Effluent Limitation Guidelines and New Source Performance Standards for the Construction and Development Category 2008
- Toggle 16 EPA Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program 2005
- Toggle 14 CFPB Regulation Z; Truth in Lending 2011
- Toggle 10 HUD FR–5271–P–01 SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act: HUD Responsibilities Under the SAFE Act 2009
- Toggle 8 HUD FR–5352–A–01 Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA): Strengthening and Clarifying RESPAs (Required Use) Prohibition 2010
- Toggle 7 CFPB Integrated Mortgage Disclosures under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X) and the Truth In Lending Act (Regulation Z) 2012
- Toggle 7 HUD FR–5572–N–01 Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Risk Management Initiatives: Revised Seller Concessions 2012
Advisory Committees1 person on 1 committee
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "National Assn of Realtors" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Commerce 1 person on 1 committee