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New Hanover County launches customer-focused land development tool

New Hanover County has launched a new land development tool called COAST (Customer Online Application & Services Tool), for customers to submit applications and obtain permits
NARI

NARI Presents “It’s Not Your Grandfather’s Drywall – the Power of PURPLE®” at the...

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) will feature a presentation by National Gypsum’s Jay Watt, Director of Marketing and Chris Whitmire, Gypsum Systems Product
ABC National

Nonresidential Construction Spending Dips in November, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending declined 1 percent in November, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data released today.

Statement by Secretary Mnuchin on Chairman Crapo Housing Finance Reform Outline

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin released the following statement today in response to Chairman Crapo’s outline for housing finance reform. “Protecting American taxpayers by ensuring the safety and stability of the United States housing
Hot Markets

Buying Condos in One of Canada’s Hot Markets as an Investment

Buying an investment condo in a hot Canadian market is a great way to diversify away from the TSX stock market and get some regular income too. Renting out doesn’t have to be a hassle because there are realtors that can handle the rental unit
Lower Cost of Living

5 Little Known L.A. Neighborhoods with a Lower Cost of Living

When you think of Los Angeles you likely think of a booming city with palm-tree lined streets filled with endless entertainment. You’re probably associate the city with a high cost of living. In fact, the city is one of the nation's most expensive to live in.
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
NAR

Realtors® to Again Lead Industry Talks on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Reform

On February 7, dozens of industry stakeholders and hundreds of invested attendees will gather for the National Association of Realtors®' first-annual Policy Forum at the Grand Hyatt in Washington.
MBA

MBA’s Broeksmit Statement on U.S. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Crapo’s Housing Finance Reform Principles

Robert D. Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association, issued the following statement in response to today's release of principles for housing finance reform by Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo (R-ID)

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
Long John Silver’s Ground Lease

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Long John Silver’s Ground Lease

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Long John Silver’s property located at 1210 Park Ave West, Mansfield, Ohio for $623,086
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
Net Lease Big Box Research Report

Net Lease Big Box Research Report

The Boulder Group releases its 4th Quarter 2018 Net Lease Big Box Report. The report provides comprehensive numbers and analysis of the net lease property market
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.
Environment America

Environment America Partners With Students and Faculty to Urge Colleges and Universities to Shift...

Environment America, along with students across the country, will launch 50 campaigns in 15 states this year, imploring colleges and universities to generate 100 percent of their energy from renewable sources.
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.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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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