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Are you ready to move? It might seem like a daunting project, especially if your finances are tight. However, you there are a ton of tips and tricks that you can take advantage of to ease the strain on your bank account.
WSSC Responds to Sanitary Sewer Overflow at Broad Creek Wastewater Pumping Station and Wastewater...
Heavy Rain Causes Overflow at Broad Creek / Blockage in Pipe Causes Spill at Piscataway. Heavy rainfall today led to a Sanitary Sewer Overflow at WSSC’s Broad Creek Wastewater Pumping Station, located at 10315 Livingston Road in Fort Washington.
Buying your first home can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. While moving home can be a whirlwind, with a good understanding of the process and what documents you need to be completed by what stage of the moving process, you can rest assured that your move will go to plan. In order to make buying your first home easier for you, we've put together some of our top tips.
MISMO, the mortgage industry's standards organization, announced registration is now open for the 2019 MISMO Winter Summit. The Summit will be held Jan. 7-11, 2019, in Clearwater, Florida. The host sponsor will be longtime MISMO member Black Knight, Inc.(NYSE:BKI), a leading provider of software, data and analytics solutions to the mortgage and consumer loan, real estate and capital markets verticals.
The Bureau of Land Management Bishop Field Office will lift fire-use restrictions on public lands in Inyo and Mono counties on Nov. 5. Outdoor enthusiasts are reminded to be careful when recreating on public lands to prevent wildfire.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) today reported net income of $50.1 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. In comparison, for the quarters ended June 30, 2018 and September 30, 2017, the Bank reported net income of $48.8 million and $40.0 million, respectively. For the nine months ended September 30, 2018, the Bank reported net income of $140.6 million, as compared to $118.9 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2017
The National Fair Housing Alliance shares our deepest condolences with the people and families affected by the recent shootings in Louisville, Kentucky and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Also at a time of national tragedy, the Fair Housing Act was passed seven days after the death of Martin Luther King Jr. The Act was not just a law.
WASHINGTON (October 22, 2018) – (RealEstateRama) — Existing-home sales declined in September after a month of stagnation in August, according to the National Association...
Mention real estate to many potential investors and they’ll conjure up images of sleek chrome skyscrapers, high-end apartment complexes and plush suburban homes with well-manicured lawns.
The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Lake Havasu Field Office will begin an infrastructure improvement project to enhance recreational use at the Copper Basin Dunes Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area in October. The work will include repairing, sealing and striping the parking lot and reconstructing an access road
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced they are teaming up for a discovery sprint as part of GSA’s Centers of Excellence (CoE) initiative.
Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) and the national non-profit KaBOOM! have awarded a Let’s Play Community Construction Grant to build a new playground at Cromwell Court Apartments a 124-unit family affordable housing development in downtown Hyannis, MA owned by Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH).
Washington, D.C. - (RealEstateRama) -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) decided not to continue providing housing assistance to thousands of Puerto Rican families...
House Passes Water Resources Bill that Benefits National Park Waterways and Restoration Projects Across...
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), also known as the water resources bill, to advance projects that maintain and restore the nation’s waterways and water infrastructure, including several projects critical to improving the health of waterways in and around America’s national parks.
If you feel that the time has arrive to sell your home, you will no doubt want to ensure not only that you can in fact sell your home, but also that you can do so for the most amount of money possible.
On International Overdose Awareness Day, Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett announced that USDA has formalized an innovative agreement in which a nonprofit organization will purchase homes from the Department and convert them to transitional housing for people recovering from opioid misuse.
There has been a big debate in recent years in the real estate market as to whether or not open houses are necessary. With things being virtual, interested parties can view pictures and take virtual tours of homes they wish to buy. Though there’s a lot of benefits to virtual tours, but if your home has been on the market for months or you don’t have the time to keep scheduling individual tours, sometimes, allowing a group of buyers to get a firsthand experience of what it would be like to live in the home can make a big difference.
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) to seek public input on how the agency should update Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) procedures. A coalition of civil rights and consumer advocacy organizations has signaled to the OCC that any changes to the CRA must strengthen -- not weaken -- banks’ obligation to meet the needs of low-income communities and communities of color and that changes must result in expanded access to credit in historically redlined areas.
MITCH LANDRIEU WILL BE KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS INSTITUTE’S 2019 LAW SEMINAR, JAN....
The annual event explores current trends and best practices in community association law for attorneys, insurance and management professionals, and other industry leaders.
If you are considering a career in real estate, there are some things that you need to know and do before you can attain a high level of success. Let’s talk about the education, licensing, skills, and other things that you will require in order to get started with listing, selling, and managing properties for sale.