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Previous Legislation/Changes

Changes to Federal Lending Regulations

Changes to Federal lending regulations (called TRID or "Know Before You Owe") took effect on October 3, 2015 and are expected to have a significant effect on closing procedures when purchasing a home. Click here for a document that briefly explains the relevant information to help complete a smoother transaction. 

Important Carbon Monoxide Detector News

The threat of Carbon Monoxide is real and as of January 1, 2014, Sellers of 1-2 family homes built prior to October 1, 2005 are required to furnish their purchasers with an affidavit that the property has working smoke and carbon monoxide detectors or to provide a credit. CTR has set up a page to provide information on the law and the changeshere. You can download the revised affidavit (effective July 1, 2014).


CTR's Government Affairs Staff Contacts

James Heckman
General Counsel and Government Affairs Director

Abby Krist
Manager of Political and Professional Programs

Holly Reed
RPAC/Government Programs Coordinator