Shared and Regional GADs

NC REALTORS® Shared and Regional Government Affairs Directors (GADs) monitor local trends and support advocacy efforts at local REALTOR® Associations.

GADs are trained to help local REALTOR® Associations tap into the issues that matter like property taxes, zoning codes, economic development, and other regulatory changes that affect real estate.

Staff Liaison

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Warren Wakeland

Director of Field Advocacy

(336) 808-4237 ext. 233
  • Shared and Regional Government Affairs Director Program
  • Local Policy Issues
  • Association Management Best Practices
  • Community Development
Success Stories

Durham Multi-Sport & Event Space

Obtained a grant to help transform unused space in Creedmoor into vibrant, public destination for community use and enjoyment.

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Lincoln County Water Lines

Our GAD William Bradford came in with information to request a grant to help fund the water line extension.

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Three NC Communities Jumpstart Revitalization with Mainstreet Downtown Assessments Supported by the REALTOR® Party

Three communities in three different counties explored how they might capitalize on their existing assets to drive sustainable residential and commercial growth.

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Greensboro Regional REALTORS® Contributes Key Element to City’s 2040 Comprehensive Plan: Smart Growth Polling

The Greensboro Regional REALTORS® Association (GRRA) gained valuable insight into the housing and transportation priorities of the region’s residents.

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REALTOR® Advocates

OCHAR Realtors meet with Congresswoman Valerie Foushee

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