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DHS Issues Waiver to Expedite Border Construction Project in New Mexico

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it has issued a waiver to ensure the expeditious construction of barriers and roads in the vicinity of the international border in the state of New Mexico, near the Santa Teresa, New Mexico port of entry.  The waiver was published in the Federal Register today.

Tennessee Court of Appeals Rules MERS Qualifies as Interested Party

Reston, Virginia, - January 14, 2015 - (RealEstateRama) -- MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Court of Appeals of Tennessee at Jackson ruled that under applicable Tennessee law, MERS is a “party interested” in the foreclosure of a senior mortgage lien, and that the trustee who conducted a nonjudicial foreclosure of the senior lien was liable to MERS for damages resulting from the breach of her “affirmative duty to identify MERS as an interested party in the notice of foreclosure sale.” In reaching its decision, the Court recognized MERS’ interest in the junior lien as owner of legal title to the security interest and beneficiary of a recorded deed of trust

State Housing Agency Announces Below-Market Interest Rate

Nashville, TN, - April 30, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Just in time for Spring, Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) has reduced its mortgage loan interest rate to 3.99% (5.71% APR).

Corker Statement on Housing Finance Reform Markup

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 29, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), a member of the Senate Banking Committee, issued the following statement today after Chairman Tim Johnson (D-S.D.) and Ranking Member Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) announced the committee will continue discussions on the Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act (S.1217), legislation introduced last year by Corker and Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) and cosponsored by a bipartisan group of 10 senators:

City Program Aims to Help Modest-Income Homeowners

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 24, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Karen Jackson can't wait to start hosting big Sunday family dinners at the newly remodeled Speedway Circle house where she grew up.

Cohen Announces More Than $900,000 in Funding for Catholic Charities of West Tennessee to...

WASHINGTON, DC - July 24, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced a $907,000 grant to the Catholic Charities of West Tennessee (CCWTN) to help prevent an estimated 160 local veterans and their families from falling ho...

Cohen Announces $422,000 in Funding to Fight and Prevent Veteran Homelessness

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 15, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced today that Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc., has been awarded $422,000 in funding to help prevent an estimated 100 local veterans and their families from ...

Corker Statement on House Financial Services Committee Plan to Reform Housing Finance System, Wind...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 12, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., a member of the Senate Banking Committee, released the following statement on reports of progress in the House Financial Services Committee to reform the system of...

June Market Report

MEMPHIS, Tenn., - July 8, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Memphis-area home sales for June increased 6.7 percent from a year ago, with 1,459 total...

Banking Committee Senators Introduce Legislation to Modernize and Reform America’s Broken Housing Finance System

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 26, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senators Bob Corker, R-Tenn., Mark Warner, D-Va., Mike Johanns, R-Neb., Jon Tester, D-Mont., Dean Heller, R-Nev., Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Jerry Moran, R-Kan., and Kay Hagan, D-N.C., all member...

Banking Committee Senators Garner Broad Support for Bipartisan Housing Finance Reform Bill

WASHINGTON, DC - June 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senators Bob Corker, R-Tenn., Mark Warner, D-Va., Mike Johanns, R-Neb., Jon Tester, D-Mont., Dean Heller, R-Nev., Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Jerry Moran, R-Kan., and Kay Hagan, D-N.C., all members ...

HUD Provides Grant for Housing Counselors

NASHVILLE, TN - June 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced last Tuesday they will provide $40 million in additional funding to housing counseling agencies across the country. The HUD grants ...

May Market Report

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - June 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Memphis-area home sales for May increased 1.6 percent from a year ago, with 1,473 total sales recorded in the Memphis Area Association of REALTORS® MAARdata property records database. Total sales in...

THDA Mortgages Ready for Homeownership Month – Funds Available Statewide through Lenders

NASHVILLE, TN - June 4, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Saturday marked the beginning of National Homeownership Month- an annual recognition of the important role housing plays in creating jobs, maintaining viable communities, providing stability for famili...

Cohen Announces $350k Housing Grants for Memphis-area Homeless Veterans

MEMPHIS, TN - June 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced today that HUD will provide $358,506 in grants to the Memphis VA Medical Center to offer permanent supportive housing to homeless veterans.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Safeway center

Hanley Investment Group Represents Phillips Edison in Sale of Grocery-Anchored Retail...

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally-recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced today that Executive Vice Presidents Eric Wohl and Kevin Fryman, along with President Ed Hanley, represented Phillips Edison & Company, Inc., the seller, in the sale of a Safeway-anchored 87,697-square-foot shopping center in the Denver metro area. Hanley Investment Group also represented the buyer, Midtown National Group, LP of San Diego, California, in the transaction.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

DCHFA

DCHFA Closes First HUD Level I 50/50 Risk Share Transaction by...

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) closed on its first U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Level I 50/50 Risk Share 542 (c) loan to finance the preservation of 176 affordable units at Woodmont Crossing Apartments (2327 Good Hope Road Southeast).