California and Nevada's voice in Washington D.C. The Leagues are the only Leagues with a full time staff dedicated to working with Congress, Government Agencies, and Federal Regulators. The resources in this area will help you keep informed of the latest developments and credit union priorities.
State Government Advocacy efforts brings the voice of credit unions to Sacramento and Carson City. Our advocacy team works daily with elected officials, staff, the executive offices, gubernatorial appointees, and the decision-makers of California and Nevada. This area will keep you updated on all advocacy efforts at the state level of Government.
This lending mechanism included in SB 602 is similar to the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) loan programs which have been adopted by many local governments in California. The PACE programs can be used for energy efficiency upgrades or retrofits such as solar, HVAC systems, and water efficiency systems. The super-priority liens associated with the PACE programs, have caused problems for consumers who are looking to refinance or sell their home. Because of the aggressive sales tactics and lack of adequate disclosures or other consumer protections, homeowners are finding out that when they are trying to refinance or sell they must first pay the balance of the PACE loan.
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