At the recent TAR Winter Meeting, NAR Deputy Chief Lobbyist Jamie Gregory reported that the Department of Labor proposed a rule allowing self‐employed individuals and small employers to purchase health insurance through professional or trade associations by expanding access to Association Health Plans (AHPs).
The National Association of REALTORS and MetroTex supports the proposed rule, which could provide more affordable, high‐quality health insurance options for many REALTORS®.
However, there are some important clarifications needed in the rule to maximize participation by self‐employed real estate professionals.
- REALTORS can read more at NAR’s AHP Issue Page
- Read the letter that MetroTex President Linda Callicutt wrote in support of the proposed rule