Legislative

Purpose and Objectives

The Public Policy Team of the Williamsburg Area Association of REALTORS is dedicated to protecting YOU, your profession and business. We utilize several different committees and coalitions and full-time staff professionals to effectively and efficiently achieve this goal such as lobbying against legislative and regulatory proposals that can negatively impact our real estate industry. Our Public Policy Program also includes:

■   Monitoring municipalities: James City County, York County, New Kent County and the City of Williamsburg

■   An active Public Policy Committee

■   History of setting record RPAC fundraising goals

■   A Legislative Director/Consultant to monitor local, state and national issues 

■   Political candidate screening

■   Call-to-action website for local, state and national issues

REALTOR® representation in government is critical to creating and maintaining the most positive environment for our industry. We encourage you to become a politically active and informed REALTOR®, and join us as we continue to protect your livelihood. When informed REALTORS® speak their minds, lawmakers listen.