Texas REALTOR® Day at the Texas Capitol!
By Dorie Dillard Austin TX, NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones
(Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899)
On Wednesday March 23 it was REALTOR® Day at the Capitol! What an exciting event. They haven’t held one for 4 years now and the next one will be in two years! There were over 3,500 REALTOR® participants from Texas and I was thrilled to be one of them.Can you imagine a BBQ lunch for these hungry REALTORS??The Capitol is getting a full roof replacement which hasn’t occurred in 75 years!The Texas REALTORS® have a list of legislative priorities for the 88th Texas Legislature. This publication highlights the areas of interest being monitored during the 2023 session. This was a shot of us from our office who went! We covered a variety of topics including property taxes (increasing homestead exemption and 65+), school property tax rate compression, repealing the “lookback tax,” i...