Stafford County Votes to Downzone 90,000 Rural Acres

On Tuesday, March 2, the Stafford County Board of Supervisors voted 4-3 to downzone nearly 90,000 acres spread across more than 2,000 parcels in the rural A-1 zoning category from one house per 3 acres to one house per 6 acres.  Supporting the measure were Crystal...

Decision time in Stafford County

Tomorrow is decision day in Stafford County.  Will the Board of Supervisors adopt a unilateral downzoning changing the minimum lot size from 3-acres to 10-acres?  FAAR has been strongly opposed to this action for more than a year because it could devalue rural land,...
The 2021 February FAARside Newsletter is ready for you!

The 2021 February FAARside Newsletter is ready for you!

It’s here, FAAR members! Your copy of the February Newsletter, the FAARside is ready for your review! Crack open a copy to learn about what’s going on at the Association including a letter from the President, 2020 accomplishments, and more! This edition...

Have clients who need rent or mortgage assistance?

The FAAR Property Management Committee has delved into some important issues recently including accessing rental assistance on behalf of tenants.  Check out the links below for more information on state administration of the program, what might be coming down the pike...

2021 is the year to get Realtors Health Insurance!

We’ve come close in the past, but 2021 is the year for us to get the Virginia REALTORS® Health Plan legislation across the finish line. Senator George Barker has introduced SB 1341, and Delegate Chris Hurst has introduced HB 2033 to accomplish this goal. NOW we need...

Check out the 2021 Virginia Realtors Legislative Agenda

Check out the 2021 Virginia Realtors® Legislative Agenda.  These are the items that your Association will be fighting for in the General Assembly this year. Flood awareness: Creating a flood risk report, compiled by data already available through the Department of...

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