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Northern Virginia Association of Realtors Endorse Monique Miles for City Council | Press Release | Old Town Post

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Northern Virginia Association of Realtors Officially Endorses Candidate Monique Miles for Alexandria City Council

 ALEXANDRIA, VA – August 24, 2015 – Last week, the Northern Virginia Association of Realtors (NVAR) officially endorsed Monique Miles for Alexandria City Council.

“My campaign and I are thrilled to have received the NVAR endorsement for City Council,” said candidate Monique Miles. “The realty community makes up an important part of our city and contributes heavily to our local economy. I am grateful for their support and look forward to continuing to engage with them through the election and beyond.”

NVAR’s Board of Director’s member Brian Block and Joshua Veverka, the Government Affairs Director, attended an event for Miles at Hunting Creek in Old Town to present the endorsement.

“Monique Miles adds a fresh perspective to the race for Alexandria City Council and the Northern Virginia REALTORS® Political Action Committee (NV/RPAC) trustees are pleased to support her effort,” said Lorraine Arora, 2015 chair of the NV/RPAC trustees and the managing broker of the Weichert, Realtors® Fair Oaks. “Monique impressed us with her energy, passion and knowledge of business issues and those issues affecting home buyers and sellers,” she said.

“I am hopeful that this endorsement will continue our strong momentum as the fall election season approaches,” said candidate Monique Miles. “I have enjoyed meeting residents thus far and hope that realtors will become even more involved in my campaign.”

Monique Miles announced her candidacy for city council in April 2015. A civil rights attorney, she is an entrepreneur and social justice advocate. She shares the city’s mission to restore fiscal responsibility and transparency in the city government. She is also a proud resident and small business owner in Old Town.

The NVAR has over 11,000 members in the local chapter, while the National Association of Realtors has over 1 million members. The association works to provide professional development and networking opportunities for realtors, identifies market strategies and trends, as well as engages in legislative advocacy each year.


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