Kentucky REALTOR® News
- House Passes Bill Aimed At Reversing Dodd-Frank
- June 9, 2017
House Republicans voted Thursday to deliver on their promise to repeal Dodd-Frank — the massive set of Wall Street regulations President Barack Obama signed into law after the 2008 financial crisis.
In a near party-line vote, the House approved a bill, dubbed the Financial Choice Act, which scales back or eliminates many of the post-crisis banking rules.
The legislation is the brainchild of House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas.
"Dodd-Frank represents the greatest regulatory burden on our economy, more so than all the other Obama-era regulations combined," Hensarling told reporters Wednesday. "There is a better way: economic growth for all; bank bailouts for none." Read More
- Kentucky REALTORS in Gatlinburg
- June 7, 2017
The Kentucky REALTORS® Summer Business Meeting is a great chance to network with colleagues in a relaxed, casual atmosphere while learning more about the current real estate market and what the state association is doing for you. This meeting will be the most fun you'll have all year!
This year the meeting will be held in the middle of the majestic Great Smoky Mountains at the Park Vista Hotel. The Park Vista sits nestled among the mountains overlooking the city lights of Gatlinburg. Enjoy a night out on Wednesday to explore downtown Gatlinburg. On Thursday night, Kentucky REALTORS is holding a cook-out for all attendees.