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NLIHC

Statement from National Low Income Housing Coalition President and CEO Diane Yentel on the...

The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) houses over 400,000 of New York City’s (NYC) lowest income renters. 1 in every 11 NYC renters lives in public housing. After decades of federal

Wyden: Extreme Cold Poses Threats to Nursing Home Residents

Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today warned that the Trump administration’s efforts to roll back emergency preparedness standards for nursing homes endanger seniors who rely on these facilities to keep them safe in extreme weather
NARI

Meet HOVER and See How to Accurately Plan and Estimate Every Project In NARI’s...

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) will feature a demonstration of HOVER, an interactive 3D application, which provides remodelers with the ability
ABC National

Construction Employment Surges to Start Year, Says ABC

Construction employment expanded by 52,000 net new jobs in January, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
NAHB

Statement from NAHB Chairman Randy Noel on Sen. Crapo’s Housing Finance Reform Proposal

Randy Noel, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a custom home builder from LaPlace, La., issued the following statement on Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo’s housing finance reform proposal
FEMA

Families Living in FEMA Temporary Housing Must Have a Plan to Move Out

601 mobile homes and travel trailers provided by FEMA are now occupied by Hurricane Florence survivors across North Carolina. The 571 households currently occupying these units total 1,608
Center for American Progress

CAP Report Underscores Key Benchmarks for Any Comprehensive, Progressive Infrastructure Deal

As congressional leaders and the White House consider bipartisan work on an infrastructure package in the new Congress, the Center for American Progress today released a report that outlines key benchmarks for any comprehensive, progressive infrastructure package.
NYU Furman Center

Newly Published Article Addresses Concerns about Housing Development

A newly published paper, “Supply Skepticism: Housing Supply and Affordability,” co-authored by NYU Furman Center faculty directors, discusses the rising concerns about whether new housing development contributes to the displacement of low- and moderate-income residents.
Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae announces pooling restrictions for loanDepot; reinstates Freedom Mortgage’s participation in multi-Issuer securities

Today, Ginnie Mae announced that it has restricted Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) single family guaranteed loans pooled by loanDepot in Ginnie Mae pools to Ginnie Mae II custom pools only. loanDepot is restricted from including VA single family guaranteed loans in Ginnie Mae I or Ginnie Mae II multi-Issuer securities.

NCOA Builds Leadership Team to Ensure that Every Person Can Age Well

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is building its leadership team as part of a focused strategy to ensure that every person is able to age with their best possible health and economic security.
NAHB

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained strong in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a reading of 66, up six points from the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.

The Challenges Faced by New York Property Developers

Property development in New York is difficult for a number of reasons: the high cost of construction and materials, the lack of space, and local laws. These factors are discussed in more details below
ABC National

December Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 44 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated December not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 44 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor

Equitable Housing Being Preempted by Legislatures Throughout the Country

A majority of state legislatures are using preemption laws to block local equitable housing policies, worsening the lack of affordable housing throughout the country.
FEMA

Get Home Repair Advice Jan. 29- Feb. 9 in Adjuntas, Juana Diaz, Peñuelas, San...

Kmart, National Lumber and Sears have teamed with FEMA to provide residents of Puerto Rico with free information and tips on how to make homes safer and stronger from earthquakes and tsunamis
ABC National

November Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 44 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated November construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 44 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today
Ginnie Mae

Ginnie Mae MBS Outstanding Increases to $2.042 Trillion

Ginnie Mae today announced that issuance of its mortgage-backed securities (MBS) totaled $30.291 billion in December. A breakdown of December issuance includes $28.166 billion
NAHB

NAHB Announces Finalists for Best of IBS Awards

he National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has announced the finalists for its seventh annual Best of IBS Awards for the 2019 NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) in Las Vegas.
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD RENEWS FUNDING TO THOUSANDS OF LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded approximately $2 billion to renew support to thousands of local homeless assistance programs across the nation.
SBA

SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Centers Will Close on Feb. 4 In Craven, New Hanover...

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today, that due to a steady decrease of activity, the Disaster Loan Outreach Centers located in Jacksonville, New Bern and Wilmington, North Carolina will cease operations on Monday, Feb. 4.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Net Lease 7-Eleven Property

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease 7-Eleven Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased 7-Eleven property located at 2317 Holland Road in Suffolk, Virginia for $2,727,000.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Net Lease 7-Eleven Property

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease 7-Eleven Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased 7-Eleven property located at 2317 Holland Road in Suffolk, Virginia for $2,727,000.