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Government Affairs

Affordable Housing Task Force

July 14, 2022

Governor Greg Gianforte has appointed a committee charged with tackling Montana’s housing crisis.  MAR President Bill Leininger and MAR member Adam Hertz have been appointed by Gianforte as members of this 26-member task force.  The task force has a directive of making recommendations to the state Legislature and state agencies to increase the supply of affordable, attainable workforce housing.

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Latest MAR Advocacy Wins

June 30, 2022

The Coalition opposing CI-121 declares success with CI-121 failing to qualify for the November ballot. MAR members along with members from 15 other organizations from around the state pulled together to oppose this constitutional initiative. Read the press release here.

It was also announced earlier this week that Initiative 191fell short of signatures needed to qualify for the November ballot. https://bit.ly/3y1OV7B. Thank you to MAR members for stepping up and making the consequences of this initiative know for agriculture, conservation, recreation and planned development.



MAR Government Affairs General Introduction

MAR is a powerful advocate for Montana REALTORS® and private property rights.

At the Polls: MAR supports candidates and issues that are good for property owners and the real estate industry in Montana.

In Your Community: REALTORS® identify local issues that could increase the costs of buying, selling, or owning real estate. MAR offers programs that support local REALTOR® boards’ efforts to resolve these issues.

At the Capitol: Legislators propose thousands of new laws every session…many that affect real estate. MAR reads them all, so we can support the good ones and oppose the bad.

Questions? Contact Government Affairs Director Sam Sill at sam@montanarealtors.org



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