Vince Malta Archive

No Limits, Posted by Vince

I’m a third-generation REALTOR® and San Francisco native. With that comes an enormous pride in my city and joy to be living here. As a native, I’m always delighted when people come here and fall in love with the...
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September 15, 2011

Honoring NAR’s Federal Political Coordinators, Posted by Vince

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May 13, 2011

November 6, 2010: Home Ownership Matters at NARdi Gras, Posted by Vince

Vince Malta discusses why home ownership matters at NARdi Gras 2010....
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November 6, 2010

Three Wins in Three Weeks, Posted by Vince

NAR has worked exceptionally hard this fall to ensure that the laws and policies in Washington support our members and their businesses.  In the three weeks that Congress was in session between mid-September and October 1st, REALTORS® succeeded on...
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October 12, 2010

The War on Housing, Posted by Vince

There is a “war on housing” brewing in Washington.  Homeownership seems to be under attack.  As 2010 NAR First Vice President Moe Veissi pointed out in his recent blog, ill-informed views on homeownership are appearing more and more in...
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August 25, 2010

Getting Positioned for November Elections, Posted by Vince

I just returned from Annapolis, Maryland, where a group of NAR RPAC Trustees were analyzing the November 2010 Congressional races.  While this election is more than three months away, the trustees will be carefully monitoring each Congressional race and...
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July 27, 2010

Pitching In, Posted by Vince

I’m a crazy baseball fan.  One of my hobbies is authenticating professional baseball bats.  While I attended REALTOR® meetings this week in Washington, D.C., the city was abuzz with talk of Stephen Strasburg, the 21-year-old phenom pitcher who debuted...
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June 11, 2010

Citizens United v. FEC, Posted by Vince

At the 59 ½ Minutes program at the 2010 Real Estate Summit, I gave an update on the work NAR is doing in response to the Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission case.  I wanted share my update here...
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May 24, 2010

Out the Door to the Summit!, Posted by Vince

Good morning, REALTORS®!  I got up before the sun did this morning.  It’s time to get to the Summit.  Today is a big day for the National Association of REALTORS® in Washington, D.C.  It’s the first day of the 2010...
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May 11, 2010

The “It” REALTOR® Resource, Posted by Vince

Have you heard about It yet?  I have.  It’s a resource that has the ability to transform our daily work as REALTORS®. It will provide members with unprecedented real estate information, help us interpret the data, and then create reports...
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April 23, 2010