Renters and Homeowners are Invited to Montgomery County 13th Annual Housing Fair and Financial...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs (DHCA) invites all County residents—renters, homeowners, and anyone with housing questions—to attend the 13th Annual Montgomery...

Boston Public Library to Host April 10 Public Program on Johnson Building Project

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Boston Public Library will host a public program on Wednesday, April 10, at 6 p.m. to update library users and interested residents on the early phases of the Johnson Building Improvement Project. ...

Rep. Mike Capuano Applauds New FHFA Mortgage Modification Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Rep. Mike Capuano today praised the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) for taking additional steps to help homeowners who are struggling to keep current on their mortgages with its new Streamlin...

Senior Home Equity Highest In Four Years

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Senior households now have more equity in their homes than at any time since mid-2009, according to data released by NRMLA. The new information comes from the NRMLA/RiskSpan Reverse Mortgage Market Index (RMMI), which analyzes trends in the home values, home equity, and mortgage debt of homeowners 62 and older. The RMMI is updated quarterly and tracks back to the start of 2000.

Real Estate Groups Release Study on Economic Impacts of Mandatory Building Energy Labeling

BOSTON AND WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board (GBREB) announced today the release of “An Economic Perspective on Building Labeling Policies,” a report co-authored by Harvard University Environmental Economist Robert N. Stavins that examines the extent to which mandatory building energy labeling results in reduced energy use. The research and the resulting report were sponsored by BOMA International and GBREB.

Building Technologies Office Announces $3 Million to Advance Building Automation Software Solutions in Small...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) today announced a funding opportunity for $3 million to fund up to three awards to develop an open source software solution for building automation systems (BASs) for small (5,000 square feet ) to medium-sized (between 5,000 square feet and 50,000 square feet) commercial buildings.

HUD Properties Available for Homeless Services

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In accordance with the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act, HUD published a Notice in the March 29, 2013, Federal Register identifying Federal buildings and other real property HUD has reviewed for suitability for use to assist the homeless. The properties were reviewed using information provided to HUD by Federal landholding agencies or by GSA regarding their inventories of excess or surplus property. The list includes buildings and properties across the country.

The realWITS Company Launches Websites for Real Estate Companies Dubbed “Smarter”

Lake City, MN - April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Real estate companies are poised to make substantial gains in 2013, but many brokers fail to recognize the benefits of designing optimized real estate company websites to take advantage of increased Internet usage by both buyers and sellers of all kinds of property.

New Homes Bonus warning: TCPA welcomes National Audit Office report

April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Leading housing and planning charity, the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA), has today welcomed the findings from the National Audit Office on the New Homes Bonus (the Bonus), which confirms concerns that ...

Void periods on steady decline

April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- According to the latest research from the National Landlords Association (NLA), void periods in private-residential property have fallen to their lowest level in over a year, helped by strong and consistent tenant de...

Countdown to opening of New Addington Centre

April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In just a few days, a new home will open to bring community services in New Addington under one roof. Access Croydon launches on 2 April in the New Addington Centre in Central Parade, giving residents in the area the...

Water End flood defences work starts

April 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- A multi-millon pound scheme to help protect residents’ homes and businesses from the risk of flooding is now underway in the Water End area of York, thanks to a partnership between City of York Council and the Envi...

The Boulder Group Arranges the Sale of an Single Tenant Walgreens Property in the...

Northbrook, IL - March 29, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm specializing in single tenant assets, has completed the sale of a net leased Walgreens property located at 9290 Wicker Avenue, St. John, Ind...

WestMar Commercial Real Estate Announces Recent Transactions

TEMECULA, CA - March 29, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- WestMar Commercial Real Estate, a leading local real estate services firm, today announced the following transactions:

Clay Cosponsors Consumer Mortgage Choice Act

WASHINGTON, DC - March 29, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Wm. Lacy Clay (D) Missouri, a senior member of the House Financial Services Committee and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Domestic & International Monetary Policy and Technolo...

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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 1516 NE Killingsworth Street in Portland, Oregon for $2,290,000

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

AGC

CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT RISES IN 38 STATES AND D.C. FROM MARCH 2017...

Thirty-eight states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between March 2017 and March 2018, while 29 states added construction jobs between February and March, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today.