Lake County, Florida Realtor® Recognized Nationally for Protecting, Investing in Real Estate Industry
Eustis, Florida—The National Association of Realtors® has announced that Addie Owens, a Realtor® from Tavares, Florida, has become a Crystal R investor in the Realtors® Political Action Committee. RPAC is a national bipartisan grassroots-based political advocacy organization that works to protect the real estate industry and the dream of home ownership for Lake County residents and across the country.
Addie Owens has supported RPAC for 3 years and has been a member of the National Association of Realtors® since 2005. Addie Owens hold the designation of Certified Residential Specialist, is the President-Elect of the Realtors Association of Lake and Sumter Counties and is also the Secretary of the Women’s Council of Realtors North Lake Chapter. Addie attended California State University San Bernardino and currently resides in Tavares with her husband. Addie also founded the Touchstone Community First Foundation, an organization that donates funds back to the community to promote home ownership and community interests.
“I support RPAC because doing so is important to my profession and ultimately home ownership,” said Owens.
Since 1969, RPAC has promoted the election of pro-real estate candidates across the United States. The purpose of RPAC is to elect and support officials who advance the interests of real estate professionals and their home buying, selling and investing clients. In addition, RPAC uses its resources to develop public policies that make it easier for consumers to own homes and build their communities through commercial investment. Addie’s investment will be applied to supporting home ownership, commercial real estate transactions, and the very future of the real estate industry.
Current Realtor® priorities include working with Congress and the administration to craft long-term reform of the nation’s infrastructure; tracking additional changes to the tax code to ensure reforms are understood by and beneficial to our members; and educating lawmakers about the importance of protecting the availability of 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage financing.
The National Association of Realtors®, “The Voice for Real Estate,” is America’s largest trade association, representing 1.3 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.
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