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CT REIA August 2011 Monthly Meeting With Alan Cowgill – Money For Investment Properties

West Hartford, CT - July 26, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- CT REIA and Alan Cowgill presents: Unlimited Supply of Money For Residential and Commercial Properties

RE/MAX Agents Report Five Easy Ways to Spend $100 Or Less To Improve Your...

Elgin, IL - July 25, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- RE/MAX agents in the northern Illinois real estate market say that homeowners can take several steps to increase their home's appeal both inside and out without spending a fortune. In fact, homeowners can breathe new life into their homes and increase its appeal by spending $100 or less.

Global Tower Partners Closes New Financing

BOCA RATON, FL - July 22, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Global Tower Partners (“GTP”) announced today that it closed its $645,000,000 Secured Tower Revenue Notes Global Tower Series 2011-2 on July 7, 2011. The Company issued $490,000,000 Series C Notes (rated A2(sf)/A(sf) by Moody’s and Fitch respectively) and $155,000,000 Series F notes (rated Ba3(sf)/BB-(sf) by Moody’s and Fitch respectively). The notes have a blended coupon of 5.135 percent with a 30-year legal maturity.

Ecclestone buys Aaron Spelling property in Los Angeles for US$85 million

Raffles Place, Singapore - July 22, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Petra Ecclestone, the daughter of F1 Supremo Bernie Ecclestone, has bought the Los Angeles home of Amercian film and television producer, Aaron Spelling.

Steve Coogan swaps Travel Tavern for £2.45 million UK property

Singapore - July 19, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- British comedian and Hollywood actor Steve Coogan won’t need to stay at the local Travel Tavern like his comedy alter-ego ‘Alan Partridge’. He is now the proud new owner of Ovingdean Grange near B...

PCCP Provides Senior Loan to Finance the Acquisition of Three Bank-Owned Class A Office...

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - July 19, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- PCCP, LLC provided a senior participating loan to Basin Street Properties to finance the REO acquisition of Sequoia Center, a three-building Class A office property totaling 210,000 square feet. The buildings are located within the desirable Redwood Business Park, a 1.1 million square-foot master-planned business park in Petaluma, Calif. Sequoia Center was vacant at the close of escrow, however a 96,000-square-foot lease has been signed with Enphase Energy which will bring the occupancy up to 46 percent by the end of 2011. The property includes a three-story building built in 1998 located at 1400 North McDowell Blvd., a three-story building built in 2000 located at 1420 North McDowell Blvd., and a four-story building built in 1999 located at 5341 Old Redwood Hwy.

Josh Altman, Star of: Bravo TV’s Million Dollar Listing Is Coming to Minnesota

Golden Valley, MN - July 18, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Are you a real estate agent who would like to learn how to sell $38 million dollars in real estate this year? How would you like to eat at a private VIP dinner with a successful luxury real estate agent that has been seen on a TV show? Maybe you would just like to meet, and have your picture taken with a celebrity? Or you are interested in partying at the same location as a celebrity? Josh Altman is one of the most successful real estate agents in the Beverly Hills and Hollywood Hills luxury housing market and you probably recognize him from the hit TV show Million Dollar Listing on Bravo. Josh's clientele consists mostly of entertainers, athletes and high net worth individuals from around the world. He sold $38 million in real estate last year and currently has $150 million in listings.

Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces July 2011 Meeting Of The Womens...

West Hartford, CA - July 18, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with the Women Real Estate Investors Association, or WREIA, is announcing a new meeting and dinner on July 26, 2011. This meeting will take place from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Violi’s Restaurant, 688 Westfield Road, Meriden, CT. The cost of this event is $25 for WREIA and CT REIA members, and $30 for not-yet-members. The cost of admission includes dinner. Attendees who register before July 20th will receive the CD entitled “Success Is Your Birthright” as an additional bonus.

Virginia Real Estate Businessman Pleads Guilty to Mortgage and Investment Fraud Schemes

WASHINGTON, WA - July 15, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Alexander Otis Matthews, a Virginia real estate businessman pleaded guilty today to fraud charges in connection with mortgage and investment schemes to obtain more than $12 million in fraudulent loans.

CT Real Estate Investors Association (CT REIA) Announces July 2011 Meeting Of The Apartment...

West Hartford, CT - July 14, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Connecticut Real Estate Investors Association, or CT REIA, in association with the Apartment Owners Association Of Connecticut, or AOACT, is announcing the July 2011 meeting of the AOACT. This event will take place on July 20 from 5:45pm to 9:00pm at the Crowe Plaza Hotel, located at 100 Berlin Road in Cromwell, CT. This event is free for AOACT and CT REIA members, and $30 for non-members.

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)

Lucescu Realty Announces the Opening of a New Office in Phoenix, AZ and ...

NEWPORT BEACH, CA - July 12, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Mark Lucescu, President of Lucescu Realty, a market leading investment real estate services firm, announced today that the firm has recently opened a new regional office in Phoenix, AZ to better serve its clients. Lucescu Realty’s new Phoenix office is located at 2415 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ.

Katharine Hepburn Connecticut property on sale for US$28 million

July 12, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The former home of legendary film star Katharine Hepburn has been put on the property market for a staggering US$28 million. The estate was owned by the Hepburn family from 1913 until it was sold in 2004 following Katharine’s death in 2003 at the age of 96. Current owners Frank and Barbara Sciame bought the property for US$6 million. So they stand to make a tidy profit if the asking price is met.

CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD APPOINTED AS LEASING AGENT FOR 178,000 SF OF RETAIL SPACE AT...

NEW YORK, NY - July 12, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Cushman & Wakefield today announced it has been retained as the exclusive retail leasing agent for “The Corner at Wall Street,” a 178,000-square-foot block of prime retail space located at 23 and 35 Wall Street and 15 Broad Street in downtown Manhattan’s Financial District.

FOREIGN INVESTOR PURCHASES PALM CLUB APARTMENTS FOR $7.8 MILLION

Lake Worth, FL - July 12, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Israel-based group, PC Townhomes, LLC, purchased Palm Club Apartments for $7.8 million. With 160 units, the price paid for the Lake Worth townhome community amounted to $48,750 per unit.

Partner Sees Increase in REO Sales

El Segundo, CA - July 11, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. reports increasing activity in due diligence for sales of REO and non performing loans by banks, announced company President Joe Derhake. This significant jump in activity is yet another indication that the market appears to have bottomed, says Derhake. Many lenders kept these assets on balance sheet for fear of taking losses in a declining market. The increase in REO sales suggests that the brighter tomorrow that both lenders and opportunistic investors have been waiting for may have finally dawned

Apartment Owners Association Of Connecticut July 2011 Meeting

West Hartford, CT - July 8, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) July 20, 2011 - 5:30 to 9:00 pm Crowne Plaza Hotel. 100 Berlin Road. Cromwell, CT Register at http://www.ctreia.com/events.php?a=v&i=349 Housing prices are down, but rentals have held up much better. CNN says Real Estate: It's time to buy again. Forget stocks. Don't bet on gold. After four years of plunging home prices, the most attractive asset class in America is housing.

The Boulder Group Completes Sale of Single Tenant GSA Property (Social Security Administration)

Northbrook, IL - July 8, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Boulder Group, a single tenant investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant GSA property located at 353 West Alto Road in Kokomo, IN for $2,272,800. The 9,684 square foot property was developed in 2008 for the Social Security Administration. The single tenant property is leased to the GSA with seven years remaining on the primary lease term.

HUD, CLPHA TO HOST CONFERENCE ON GREEN SOLUTIONS FOR PUBLIC HOUSING

WASHINGTON, DC - July 7, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- All across the country, public housing authorities are struggling to control skyrocketing energy costs, often accounting for nearly a quarter of their operating budgets. To help cut energy bills and consumption, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) will host “Going Green: Intelligent Investments for Public Housing” an energy conservation conference on July 13-14, 2011 in Boston.

Charles Dunn Company Completes 21,062 Square Foot Lease Valued at $2 Million with APAIT...

LOS ANGELES, CA - July 7, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Charles Dunn Company, one of the largest full-service regional real estate firms in the Western United States, has completed a five-year, 21,062 square foot lease valued at over $2 million with Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention Team. APAIT positively affects the quality of life for Asian and Pacific Islanders living with or at-risk for HIV/AIDS by providing a continuum of prevention, health and social services, community leadership and advocacy to the Southern California region. The property is located at 1730 W. Olympic Blvd. near the major cross street of Union Avenue, adjacent to Downtown Los Angeles.

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Top Tips For Buying Your First Home

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.

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Enterprise Community Partners

Brian McLaughlin to lead Enterprise Community Development, one of the nation’s...

Brian McLaughlin has been named president and CEO of Enterprise Community Development (ECD), a new organization that brings together two of the Mid-Atlantic’s leading developers and managers of affordable, well-designed homes: Community Preservation