Keeping abreast of local, state, and national government issues pertaining to real estate and property ownership is an important part of a REALTOR's professional growth and well-being.
Interviewing political candidates at all governmental levels is important when candidates look for our organizations support and recommendations. How local and state representatives vote on real property and homeowner issues are front and center to ARBOR members.
The REALTOR Call To Action Center plays a vital role in getting important information directly to our REALTOR members so they can contact their government representative on their position. Find out how REALTORS® use their voices to support the REALTOR® Party by responding to NAR's Calls for Action! Let Congress know how powerful the REALTOR® Party is!
The Texas Association of REALTORS® and TREPAC can point to a long string of successes. Thanks to TREPAC, REALTOR® and homeowners in Texas has saved millions of dollars. Click here to see how much you have saved by TREPAC's successes: Savings Calculator
How Texas REALTORS® can invest
Texas REALTORS® can make TREPAC investments online with a credit card through TexasRealtors.com or your Local Association. It's a safe, easy way to invest in your future . Your local association/board will receive credit for your online investment, and within a couple weeks your year-to-date total investment level will be reflected in your "My TREPAC" module on TexasRealtors.com. Please note that the current TREPAC fundraising year ends Sept. 30th of each year. So, if you're a Texas REALTOR® who cares about your industry and your future livelihood, please invest today!
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Contributions are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Contributions to the Texas Association of REALTORS® Political Action Committee (TREPAC) and the Texas Association of REALTORS® Federal Political Action Committee (TAR FedPAC)—which makes contributions to the REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC)—are voluntary and may be used for political purposes. The amount indicated is merely a guideline, and you may contribute more or less than the suggested amount. You may refuse to contribute without reprisal, and the National Association of REALTORS®, the Texas Association of REALTORS® (TAR), and its local associations will not favor or disadvantage anyone because of the amount contributed. Until the RPAC annual goal is met, 70% of an individual’s contribution goes to TREPAC and may be used to support state and local candidates; the remaining 30% is sent to TAR FedPAC to support federal candidates and is charged against your limits under 52 U.S.C. 30116. (Exception: 100% of an individual’s contribution goes to TREPAC if the individual is an employee of an affiliate member of TAR.) After the RPAC annual goal is met, 100% of an individual’s contribution goes to TREPAC and may be used to support state and local candidates. You may contact the TAR political committee administrator at 800-873-9155 to obtain information about your contributions.