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Video: Commercial Economic and Regulatory Update

NAR’s Director of Quantitative and Commercial Research George Raitu and Stephanie Spear of NAR Government Affairs have turned in a clear and concise clip outlining the state of regulatory update in the commercial property sector, including thoughts on potential adjustments by the Fed to interest rates.

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SEC Talks Federal Crowdfunding Regs At Two Events

Stephanie Speer, NAR’s Commercial Regulatory Policy Representative would like to let you know that Uncle Sam is grappling with all the implications of the 2012 passage of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act. But this isn’t another case of “the government bureaucracy expanding to meet the needs of the expanding government bureaucracy”.  This is about legally raising capital using crowdfunding techniques on the internet, a topic near to the heart of every dealmaker faced with stiff credit availability in a banking environment dominated by, well, banks.  Enjoy Stephainie’s guest post on a pair of SEC events on crowdfunding.  – WG

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