The Louisiana Legislature convened today, Monday, April 10th. The major focus of the 60-day session will be on the budget deficit facing the state. Tax measures, budget bills, criminal justice reform and TOPS issues will be discussed and debated. Louisiana REALTORS® will be heavily engaged on several tax measures and other bills to ensure the real estate industry and its members are not negatively impacted.
This year REALTORS are encouraged to attend and participate in REALTOR DAY on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. It is important during the 2017 Legislative Session for REALTORS to rally together and advocate on behalf of consumers to protect home ownership in Louisiana.
At LR's annual Leadership Conference, the 2017 Board of Directors in honor of esteemed colleague Dianne McAdams, a colorectal cancer survivor, approved a resolution to pledge and commit to embracing the shared goal of reaching 80% screened for colorectal cancer by 2018.