Current Calls for Action in Washington2023 Housing Bills
Washington legislators are asked to make 2023 the year of prioritizing housing issues.Spokane Housing Affordability
In a package of emergency measures, the Spokane City Council passed the largest package of impact fees in history. From Water and Sewer Hookups to a transportation fee, these moves add over $25,000 to the price of a new home. This hurts everyone, from new buyers to renters.Real Estate Excise Tax (REET)
HB 1628 increases REET to 4% for all properties over $5 million and provides a .25 local option for all property. Increasing the cost of housing in order to make more housing does not solve the current housing crisis.The American Dream in Washington is Built on the Path to Homeownership
Tell your elected officials to support practical solutions that incentivize homeownership and make it more accessible.
Actions You Can Take Now
Tell your elected officials to support practical solutions that incentivize homeownership and make it more accessible.Time to Remove a Major Barrier to Homeownership
Let’s end the reliance on traditional credit scores that exclude otherwise qualified buyers.Time to End the Marriage Penalty Once and for All
Did you know that unmarried couples can get a larger deduction by filing federal taxes individually compared to a married couple filing jointly?