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Free Entrepreneur and Business Webinar

Free Entrepreneur and Business Webinar – Make An Additional $3-4K Per Month On eBay West Hartford, CT – August 31, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) September 8, 2011 – 8:00 to 9:00 pm EST Register and Learn More at

GREEN AFFORDABLE HOUSING COALITION LAUNCHES FORUM SERIES

WASHINGTON, DC – July 19, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — The Green Affordable Housing Coalition kicks off its first forum Wednesday, July 20, convening experts in housing preservation, finance, and green retrofits for a discussion on how to address challenges and barriers to finding the financial support needed to “green” existing affordable housing. Key issues to be discussed include what green retrofit financing sources are available now, what financing sources are still needed, and what roadblocks could interfere with much-needed green retrofits of multifamily affordable housing.

Women Real Estate Investors Association July 2011 Meeting

West Hartford, CT – July 13, 2011 – (RealEstateRama)
Women Real Estate Investors Association Meeting
July 26, 2011 – 6:00 to 9:00 PM
Violi’s Restaurant. 688 Westfield Road. Meriden, CT

$25 for WREIA and CT REIA Members | $30 for non-members
(Price includes dinner)

CT REIA July 2011 Real Estate Investing Seminar On Wholesaling And Pre-Foreclosures

West Hartford, CT – July 6, 2011 – (RealEstateRama)
CT REIA, Than Merrill, and Bob Lachance presents:
Wholesale and Pre-Foreclosures (1 day, 2 great speakers)

July 16, 2011. 9:00am – 5:00 pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel. 100 Berlin Road. Cromwell, CT
$29 for CT REIA Members
$39 for Not-Yet-Members

Free Webinar with Than Merrill (of A&E’s “Flip This House”)

West Hartford, CT – July 1 30, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Than Merrill gives you a step-by-step action plan for how to get started Wholesaling Real Estate and breaks down his investing business in detail so you can learn exactly how he has bought and sold over 500+ properties in the past 8 years. Unlike many teachers,Than and his team are actually actively investing in Real Estate in markets across the country from California to Connecticut to Florida. Their investing is documented on a hit reality TV show on A&E called “Flip This House.”

NATIONAL HOUSING CONFERENCE CONVENES POLICY HEAVYWEIGHTS TO DEBATE THE FUTURE OF HOUSING FINANCE

Washington, DC – June 20, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — As the country struggles economically, the future shape of the mortgage finance system remains a central question, as do questions about Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and role of government in general. The question of how most Americans will finance their housing choices in a post-bubble world hangs in the balance. To consider the choices and help chart a course forward, the National Housing Conference (NHC) will host its annual Policy Summit on mortgage finance reform Friday, June 24, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Columbus Club in Union Station. The event is open to members of the media.

CT REIA June 2011 Business Entrepreneur Workshop

West Hartford, CT – May 16, 2011 – (RealEstateRama)
CT REIA Business Entrepreneur Workshop
June 13, 2011 – 6:30 to 9:00 PM
Sheraton Four Points. 275 Research Parkway. Meriden, CT
Admission for the general public is $49. Special price for CT REIA – Only $24

NAACP OPENS FINANCIAL FREEDOM CENTER; NEXT PHASE OF PARTNERSIP WITH WELLS FARGO TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL EDUCATION, COMBAT RACIAL DISCRIMINATION IN MORTGAGE LENDING

Washington, DC – April 4, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — The NAACP will announce the opening of the NAACP Financial Freedom Center, the next phase of an historic agreement with Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) to provide financial education and banking resources to consumers. The Center will be the headquarters of the NAACP Financial Freedom Campaign, an initiative to influence change in the banking industry, prevent unfair mortgage lending practices, protect the community against predatory mortgage lending practices, improve fair credit access, and promote sustainable homeownership, financial education and wealth building strategies in historically disadvantaged communities. The agreement with Wells Fargo and NAACP was initiated last year, and also includes a process for sharing data, assessing Wells Fargo’s lending and servicing practices, and shared accountability for progress.

SBA Opens Temporary Refinancing Program to Real Estate Mortgages Maturing after December 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 30, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Small business owners with eligible commercial real estate mortgages maturing after Dec. 31, 2012, will be able to secure more stable, long-term financing through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s temporary 504 refinancing program as a result of a change that will be published in The Federal Register by April 6.

MBA’s National Policy Conference General Session to Feature HUD Secretary Donovan, Senator Menendez and Representative Garrett

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 23, 2011 – (RealEstateRama)
WHAT:The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) 2011 National Policy ConferenceOn March 30-31, 2011 the real estate finance industry will convene in Washington, D.C. to educate the Administration and the Congress on issues that matter most to our industry. MBA’s National Policy Conference 2011 gives attendees the opportunity to speak directly to lawmakers about what they do in their community, as well as the practical effect proposed changes may have on their business and the industry

Register for MBA’s State of Real Estate Finance Industry Media Conference Call

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 7, 2011 – (RealEstateRama)
WHAT: The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Annual State of the Real Estate Finance Industry Media Conference Call.Among the issues MBA representatives will discuss are the state of the industry, MBA’s legislative and regulatory agenda for 2011 (including Dodd-Frank Act Implementation, GSE/secondary market reform, tax reform and residential loan servicing) and MBA’s new three-year macro-economic and mortgage finance/housing forecasts.

Register Today For MBA’s 21st Annual Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF)/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 6, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — MBA’s CREF Convention & Expo is the nation’s largest annual commercial real estate finance/multifamily housing industry event. Members of the media are encouraged to attend general sessions and panel discussions to gather the most up-to-date information on commercial real estate trends and business practices as well as the industry’s economic outlook for 2011