Governance Meetings help determine the direction of the association.
Meetings are open to all registered attendees, unless the individual listing indicates otherwise (Closed Meeting, By Invitation Only, etc.).
The Communications Committee, a committee of the Iowa Association of REALTORS® is responsible for the overall public relations of the Association and for maintaining a high level of communication between the State Association, the Local Boards, and the individual member.
The Legislative Committee, a committee of the Iowa Association of REALTORS®, is charged with the responsibility of the overall legislation activities of the Association. To maintain a highly dedicated group of Association members who will support and promote our state legislative goals and policies as set out in the Statement of Policy, and will maintain constant overview and research of all proposed and existing legislation which will affect our industry and/or property owners.
The Realtor Party Committee deals specifically with the Realtor Party Creed of Vote, Act, Invest. As the only advocacy group in America that fights exclusively for homeownership, real estate investment, strong communities and the free enterprise system, the Realtor Party is not focused on the right or left; it is focused on the issues that matter to existing and future homeowners and the real estate industry. Resources include grants and tools to help run candidate and issue campaigns, and implement smart growth, housing opportunity and diversity programs, and much more.
The Risk Management Committee, a committee of the Iowa Association of REALTORS®, monitors risks in the real estate industry and provides recommendations on what to do to lower the risk and liability of our members.
The Iowa Association of REALTORS Diversity Committee works to build a diverse, equitable, and inclusive association for its members through development of new programs and educational opportunities; works to create an association where the general membership and leadership reflects the diversity of the public we serve; promotes fair housing and lending practices that will help bridge the homeownership gap in our State. The Diversity Committee seeks to foster an environment where all members feel welcome or empowered to be involved.
The Board of Directors, a committee of the Iowa Association of REALTORS®, is the policy-making body of the Association. It is responsible to the membership of the Association for carrying out policies promulgated at any Annual Meeting or Convention or special meeting.