News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 1/10/2020

    Nareit Foundation’s REITWay Hawaii Community Giving Initiative Awards Kauai Habitat for Humanity $120,000 Grant

    The grant will be used by Kauai Habitat for Humanity to build a self-help four-bedroom, two-bathroom home in Eleele, Kauai, for a low-income family.

  • 12/23/2019

    President Trump Signs Legislation to Reauthorize TRIA Through 2027

    Late on Dec. 20 President Trump signed a major appropriations measure, the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020, or H.R. 1865, to fund the Federal Government through Fiscal Year 2020.

  • 12/6/2019

    Nareit Thanks Sponsors for Introducing the Multifamily Depreciation Parity Act

    Nareit joins other national real estate organizations in letter recognizing the MDPA’s lead sponsors.

  • 12/6/2019

    Nareit Submits Comments to OECD Regarding Global Minimum Tax Proposal

    Nareit’s comments request that OECD’s “Global Base Erosion (GLoBE)-Pillar Two” proposal incorporate specific rules for REITs.

  • 11/22/2019

    Nareit Joins Real Estate Organizations in Requesting Delay to Implement New Partnership Tax Return Forms

    Allowing for additional stakeholder comments would be consistent with Treasury Department policy.

  • 11/22/2019

    House Passes a Bill to Increase Corporate Diversity

    Bill would require SEC issuers to disclose more diversity data.

  • 11/21/2019

    Legislation to Reauthorize TRIA Passes House, Senate Banking Committee

    Bills providing 7-year extension move forward in Congress.

  • 11/15/2019

    Nareit Recommends Treasury Department and IRS Limit Scope of Proposed Cloud Computing Regulations

    Limitation would not apply those regulations to REIT issues.

  • 11/13/2019

    Nareit Panel Previews 2020 Congressional Elections

    REITworld: 2019 panel also offered updates on key legislation.

  • 9/17/2019

    Nareit, CIAT Members Sign Chamber of Commerce Letter in Support of TRIA Reauthorization

    Letter signed by more than 300 business interests and Nareit corporate members.