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$7K HAVEN Grant Provides New Home for Military Family

When Marine veterans USMC Corporal Michael Byrne and his wife, Michelle, along with their two children, join the community of Humble, Texas, they will be moving into a new, custom-built, mortgage-free home.

Baton Rouge Community Development Corporation Receives $16K from Hancock Whitney and FHLB Dallas

Representatives from Hancock Whitney and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) awarded $16,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to Scotlandville Community Development Corporation (SCDC). This is the organization's first PGP award, which will be used for organizational capacity building, including educational and financial seminars.

Wyden Decries Proposed Weakening of Nursing Homes Safety Protections by Trump Administration

Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today expressed serious concerns over proposed rulemaking by the Trump Administration that would weaken the federal government’s standards for emergency preparedness at nursing homes.

CRL, AFR Urge OCC Not to Weaken Standards in CRA Update

The Center for Responsible Lending, Americans for Financial Reform, and other leading national labor, civil rights, consumer advocacy, fair housing, and legal services organizations responded in a joint comment to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) on how the agency should update Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) procedures

New Hanover County Donates Property for Workforce Housing

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution at the November 13 board meeting that will convey four parcels of property to Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity for the purpose of constructing workforce housing.

CBRE’s Philip D. Voorhees and NRP-West Team Complete Sale of Edinger Plaza in Huntington...

CBRE Executive Vice President Philip D. Voorhees announced today that the National Retail Partners-West (NRP-West) completed the sale of Edinger Plaza in Orange County, California, a power shopping center, 99 percent leased to high performing, national and regional credit tenants including Nordstrom Rack, Dick’s Sporting Goods, PetSmart, Michaels, among others.

Notice of Public Hearing: New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Special Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 4 p.m. in the Andre’ Mallette Training Center at the New Hanover County Government Center, located at 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 135, in Wilmington, NC.

Fostering the Perfect Landlord – Tenant Relationship

While hunting for your dream apartment might seem like the most daunting task, the effort to continue living in the apartment you get doesn’t end there. Building a strong relationship with your landlord, though not a herculean task, will have a vital role to play in ensuring your peaceful stay within the apartment.


The Bureau of Land Management Las Vegas Field Office is seeking public comment on a proposal to lease approximately 15 acres of public land to the Clark County School District for an elementary school and related facilities. The proposed elementary school is located on the north half of Gary Avenue, south half of Richmar Avenue, and a portion of the west half of Polaris Avenue in the southwest area of the Las Vegas Valley.

CRL on Harvard Report: Inequality in Housing Harms Economic Growth

Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) released its annual report, The State of the Nation’s Housing 2018. Published annually since 1988, this year’s report again identifies trends and changes in housing. Key to this year’s findings are:

April Housing Stats for DC and Montgomery County

GCAAR is pleased to update its market information through a partnership with ShowingTime RealEstate Business Intelligence (RBI). Monthly analysis of the Washington, DC and Montgomery County, MD housing markets gets more detailed attention here, while GCAAR continues to be your source for ear-to-the-ground reporting from our REALTOR® members. Get monthly housing stats

Former Head of Niagara Falls Housing Authority Pleads Guilty to Stealing Government Funds; Son...

U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Stephanie W. Cowart, 58, of Grand Island, NY, pleaded guilty to theft concerning programs receiving federal funds before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara. The charge carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. In addition, Cowart’s son and daughter in-law, Allen, 31, and Fredia, 28, both of Niagara Falls, NY, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of theft of government funds which carries a maximum penalty of one year in prison and a $100,000 fine.

Dorchester Affordable Housing Community will be Renovated and Have Affordability Extended as a Result...

BOSTON - February 6, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- Low-income residents living in the 57-unit Nor-al Apartments in Dorchester will see significant property improvements and the extension of affordability for at least 20 years as a result of $8.3 million in MassHousing financing.

Mayor Walsh Signs Home Rule Petition to Provide Tax Relief for Boston’s Long-Term Homeowners

Boston - February 4, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that he signed onto the Long-Term Homeowners Tax Deferral Home Rule Petition, proposed by Councilors Bill Linehan and Stephen J. Murphy. This effort will give qualifying homeowners the option to defer their property taxes to be paid with interest at a later date.

Mayor Walsh Reminds Boston Residents of Freezing Temperatures; Coordinates Outreach Efforts to Homeless

BOSTON - February 2, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- With forecasters predicting heavy snowfall today and subzero temperatures tonight into early Tuesdaymorning, Mayor Martin J. Walsh and public health officials are reminding residents to take precautions due to the extreme cold. Residents are encouraged to remain vigilant and help the City’s vulnerable populations during this dangerous cold snap, particularly homeless and elderly residents. In such cold conditions, health officials stress that all precautions must be taken to stay warm, as hypothermia or frostbite set in quickly in freezing temperatures.

You can vote now for 3 Mass. finalists in HUD competition

BOSTON, - February 2, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- Three innovations from Massachusetts are among 26 finalists in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Innovation of the Day initiative.

Affordable Rents Will Stay in Place at Four Affordable Housing Communities in Rockland, Southbridge,...

BOSTON - January 23, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- MassHousing has closed approximately $15 million in loans for four affordable rental housing communities with 1,695 apartments in Rockland, Southbridge, Ware and Worcester

Elderly Residents at Quincy Point Apartments to See Major Property Improvements and the Extension...

BOSTON - January 23, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- Senior citizens living in the 640-unit Quincy Point Apartments in Quincy will see significant property improvements and the extension of affordability there for at least 30 years as a result of $66 million in MassHousing financing

Four National Banks to Pay $2.7 Million to Massachusetts Over Unlawful Foreclosures

BOSTON - January 20, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- Four national banks agreed to pay a total of $2.7 million and undertake obligations to facilitate the repair of defective property titles, resolving claims that they unlawfully foreclosed on properties in Massachusetts when they did not hold the mortgages, Attorney General Martha Coakley announced today

Easton Man Pleads Guilty, Sentenced to Jail in Connection with Stealing More Than $100,000...

FALL RIVER - December 31, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- An Easton man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to jail in connection with stealing $112,000 from customers in a “Rent to Own” advance-fee scheme, Attorney General Martha Coakley’s Office announced today.  He was also ordered to make full restitution to his victims

Business Real Estate Press Releases


Investec Announces Acquisition of The Esplanade Shopping Center in Oxnard

Investec Real Estate Companies, specializing in the acquisition, development, management and leasing of retail properties in California, is pleased to announce its newest acquisition, The Esplanade Shopping Center in Oxnard, California. The 356,864-­­ square-foot shopping center is anchored by Dick’s Sporting Goods

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development


President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order establishing the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council and named U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson as its chairperson.