Realtors hold membership meeting

Malibu Association of Realtors President Paul Spiegel with attorney Meriem Hubbard from the Pacific Legal Foundation.

The Malibu Association of Realtors held its General Membership Meeting earlier this month at Duke’s Malibu. The meeting was sponsored by Affiliate Member Jack Turturici Jr., a commercial real estate broker with Sperry Van Ness. He arranged for an associate to speak about 1031 exchanges. The featured speaker was attorney Meriem Hubbard of the Pacific Legal Foundation, who spoke about the work the PLF is doing to protect private property rights. For more on the PLF, go to

Matt Garth, the government affairs advisor with the California Association of Realtors, also spoke about Proposition 98.