Town of Huntersville Takes Steps to Reform Development Regulations

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In the past few weeks, the Town of Huntersville has advanced a series of ordinance amendments and policy initiatives to reduce regulatory burdens on developers and streamline the subdivision approval process. The changes, which are supported by REBIC, will also help encourage redevelopment in the Town Center — a top priority for the Board of Commissioners — and allow subdivision sketch plans to be approved through administrative review. Continue reading

Senate Approves Extension of National Flood Insurance Program

img_0100On Thursday, September 7, the United States Senate voted to pass a three-month extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). The House of Representatives is expected pass the legislation on Friday, September 8, 2017 and the President is expected to quickly sign the bill into law later in the day.

This legislation ensures that the NFIP will not lapse on September 30, 2017, and will be extended until December 8, 2017.

Source: National Association of Realtors® (NAR)