-- Peace Earns Support Based on Legislative Record --
Central Virginia – The Virginia Association of Realtors recently endorsed Delegate Christopher K. Peace (R-Hanover) for his re-election as the Delegate from the 97th District. The endorsement recognizes his work on behalf of Virginia property owners and the real estate industry.
The Virginia Association of Realtors monitors a number of important bills covering a variety of issues each legislative session to determine endorsements. Such issues include protecting property values and promoting a healthy business climate. According to their website, “the Virginia Association of Realtors is the business advocate for real estate professionals in Virginia. VAR represents nearly 30,000 REALTORS® active in all phases of real estate brokerage, management, development and appraisal.” They aim to “encourage laws that protect private property rights, limit government intrusion, and maintain an open marketplace.”
Delegate Peace, speaking about the support, said, “I am honored to receive the endorsement of the Virginia Association of Realtors. Their efforts to protect the interests of Virginia property owners and the housing industry are important to Virginia’s economy and the quality of life of citizens across the Commonwealth.”
He continued, “Homeownership is the American dream, and an important part of a stable economy. REALTORS ® work daily to assist people toward achieving their goal of homeownership. I look forward to continuing to work with the Virginia Association of Realtors and the residents of the 97th District to support policies to create a climate for sustained housing recovery.”