Governor Signs C.A.R. Priority Bills

Governor Newsom had until September 30th to sign or veto bills on his desk. Of the 1,166 pieces of legislation sent to the Governor in the 2022 Session, he signed 997 and vetoed 169. Of those he signed, several are C.A.R. priority bills. They include two sponsored...

CCRE Partners with UC Center Sacramento

C.A.R.’s Center for California Real Estate (CCRE) has partnered with the UC Center Sacramento to sponsor lectures as part of its weekly speaker series. The first lecture sponsored by CCRE is “Protecting California Homes from Extreme Heat” on October 19. The virtual...

Legislative Update

The Legislature will conclude the 2021-2022 session on Wednesday, August 31. We are excited to announce that the C.A.R. sponsored bill AB 2170 (Grayson), which had bipartisan support and received no “No” votes, passed out of the Legislature last week and is now...

C.A.R. Legislative Update

Last week, the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees met to dispense with what is called the Suspense File. All bills that are in the Assembly and have an annual cost to the budget of $150,000 or more or bills in the Senate that have a cost of $50,000 or more...

C.A.R. Legislative Update

One of C.A.R.’s priorities has been to increase the allocation of funds in the state budget to homeownership. Last week, the Legislature released the Join Legislative Budget Proposal which proposes to make a substantial investment in new affordable home construction,...