Yearly Archives: 2019

Tal Hassid Eto Doors

Warming Up a Drafty House

National
Sometimes just one room of your house is colder or than the rest, especially on a windy day. Old homes have charm, but a drafty house can be uncomfortable at times. Even well maintained doors can eventually wear in such a way as to produce a draft. It may not seem like a big deal but a draft can be costly in the long run.

Benefits of Building on your own Lot

National
If you have finally decided to build the home of your dreams in your lot, then you understand that the excitement that comes with it is undeniable. Everyone likes to visualize their dream home in a perfect place. You think of the scenery, the drive to work and the exclusivity of having your own plans without having to worry about the neighbour.
NBI

Local Governments Vote Resoundingly for Improved Efficiency in National Model Energy Code

National
 Voting results on the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) are in, and the approved proposals will bring an estimated 10% or more efficiency improvement

Building Relationships with Clients That Go Beyond the Sale

National
Any good real estate agent knows that having strong lasting relationships with their clients goes beyond the purchase or sale of a property. They understand that even after the real estate transaction has taken place, it is their existing clients that help them to gain new business in the future. From using the same agents to buy or sell properties in the future to recommending them to others in need of a realtor
Mercy Housing

Two Atlanta Nonprofits Deliver Over 100 Affordable Apartments to Old Fourth Ward

National
A mixed-use development, Thrive Sweet Auburn, which will include 117 affordable housing units and commercial space is coming to 302 Decatur Street, on a property that has housed the offices of Project Community Connections
AGC

Construction Employment Increases In 38 States And D.c. From November 2018 To November 2019,...

National
Texas and Nevada Have Biggest Number and Percent of Annual Job Gains, Louisiana Has Largest Losses; Association Survey Finds Contractors in All Regions Expect to Add Workers in 2020
FEMA

Rosenberg family home for the holidays – and prepared for future hurricanes

Texas
A Houston-area mom is sharing her Hurricane Harvey recovery story this holiday season, along with the importance of always being prepared for flood events.
NAR

Existing-Home Sales Descend 1.7% in November

National
Existing-home sales fell in November, taking a small step back after October’s gains, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Northeast and Midwest both reported growth last month, while the South and West saw sales decline.
MBA

Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Debt Increased $75.7 Billion in the Third Quarter of 2019

National
The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding rose by $75.7 billion (2.2 percent) in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA)

5 Cities in Florida: Which One Makes for the Best Real Estate Investment Opportunity...

Florida
Fast-growing Florida has been a favorite of real estate investors for many years. With so much interest having been focused on the state, though, investors need to take care to seek the best available opportunities.
Market Luxury Real Estate

How to Market Luxury Real Estate Effectively

National
While the economy was strong, and the real estate market in most of the country followed suit, at least to an extent, the luxury market didn’t fare as well.

South Carolina Housing Market Remains Strong Throughout Holiday Season

National
South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) today released its November 2019 market report. The report shows an increase in new listings and prices and a decrease in pending sales. New listings were up three percent to 8,014 compared to last year, while pending sales decreased four percent to 5,674.
NAHB

New Home Sales Trend Higher in November

National
Sales of newly built, single-family homes increased 1.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 719,000 units in November, off a downwardly revised October reading, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing
Local Painters

Local Painters in Highlands Ranch CO Give Painting Tips to Homeowners

National
Painting a house is a major decision that requires a plan and organization. When a major task like this lies before you, you should take it seriously. Also, it needs to be done by a professional.
BHGRE LifestylesRealty

BHGRE Lifestyles Realty Offers Homeowners New iBuyer Service

National
Jacksonville’s Fastest Growing Brokerage Partners with zavvie’s Offer Optimizer to Maximize iBuyer Opportunities for Local Homeowners
Windows and Doors Vaughan Aesthetics

Best Tips for Windows and Doors Vaughan Aesthetics

National
The role played by windows and doors Vaughan cannot be underestimated. These elements play a significant role in your home and that is the reason the design for these essential home elements is crucial for comfort and aesthetic of your home.
McCormick Construction

Jefferson Sherman to Become President of Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1

National
Jefferson L. Sherman, MAI, AI-GRS, of Highland Heights, Ohio, will begin his one-year term as president of the Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1.

Senior Housing Wealth Reaches Record $7.19 Trillion

National
Homeowners 62 and older saw their housing wealth grow by 0.3 percent or $24 billion in the third quarter to a record $7.19 trillion from Q2 2019, the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association reported today in its quarterly release of the NRMLA/RiskSpan Reverse Mortgage Market Index.

Budget Deal Boosts Funding for National Parks but Leaves Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument...

National
The bipartisan agreement includes many positive measures and funding increases for the agencies that protect our national parks and public lands. Unfortunately, the agreement leaves Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument – one of our most unique national parks
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Norton Secures Funding for DCTAG, Other Funding Priorities, But Republican Senate Keeps Bill from...

National
The office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced that Norton has achieved her funding priorities in the final fiscal year 2020 District of Columbia Appropriations bill, released today. T

Business Real Estate Press Releases

FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

The National Fair Housing Alliance and Patriot Bank Partner to Expand...

The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA) and Patriot Bank announced a partnership to increase access to residential mortgage loans in Memphis, Tennessee. Patriot Bank is headquartered in Millington, Tennessee, and is one of the ten largest mortgage lenders in the Memphis region.