Statement from NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall on Federal Government Shutdown

National Association of REALTORS® President Elizabeth Mendenhall issued the following statement in response to the shutdown of the federal government:

"The government shutdown will have an impact on real estate transactions should it continue for an extended period of time. The National Association of REALTORS® urges Congress to come together and reach an agreement to keep the government open and avoid any negative effects on our military, federal employees, housing markets and the economy."

UPDATE: President Mendenhall responds to the end of the federal government shutdown on January 22, 2018. 

What a Government Shutdown Means for REALTORS®