The Ballen Group Las Vegas Closes Another Real Estate Transaction.

Las Vegas, NV - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Ballen Group, A Las Vegas real estate team who specializes in Summerlin, Las Vegas and surrounding areas has closed another Las Vegas Real Estate Transaction. This time, The Ballen Group resented...

THE NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL RANKS CBRE GROUP, INC. NO. 1 TENANT REPRESENTATION BROKERAGE FIRM

Washington DC - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The National Law Journal, a leading publication serving the legal profession, has ranked CBRE Group, Inc. the number one commercial real estate services firm nationally for representing law firm tena...

HUD ALLOCATES $41.6 MILLION TO HELP NORTH DAKOTA COMMUNITIES TO RECOVER FROM 2011 FLOODS

WASHINGTON, DC - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan today allocated $41.6 million throughout the State of North Dakota to help local communities to recover from severe flooding in 2011....

The Mississippi Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Consortium created by Attorney General Jim Hood begi

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- “I created this consortium so our residents dealing with foreclosure issues could get free counseling and legal assistance, including re-financing and loan modification assistance,” said Attor...

Alabama to Receive Additional Disaster Recovery Funding

MONTGOMERY - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Nearly $120 million in additional funding will help Alabama communities in the ongoing recovery from the spring 2011 severe weather outbreak. Governor Robert Bentley was informed of the allocation by Sh...

KTGY-designed Affordable Senior Living Community Breaks Ground in Contra Costa County

OAKLAND, CA - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce the ground breaking of Berrellesa Palms, an affordable senior living community in Contra Costa County, deve...

SC Housing Salutes “Palmetto Heroes” with 3% Mortgage Rate Offer

Columbia, S.C. - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, the South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority (SC Housing) announced it is once again making funds available to help South Carolina’s heroes – law enforcement officer...

SC Housing Recognizes Fair Housing Month

Columbia, SC - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In observance of April as Fair Housing Month, the South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority (SC Housing) endorsed a proclamation observing the 45th anniversary of the memorable la...

Howard Hanna Gives Back to the Community

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Howard Hanna Real Estate Services Chairman and CEO, Howard W. “Hoddy” Hanna, III, announced today that the company’s 2012 donations to local children’s hospitals topped $760,000, up from $695,000 last year.

Gov. Shumlin: Homeowners Complete Home Buyout Process

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Gov. Peter Shumlin announced today that more than a year-and-a-half after they watched their homes destroyed by the floodwaters of Tropical Storm Irene and other floods in 2011, three families hav...

Leahy, Sanders, Welch, Shumlin: In One Of Largest Grants To State For Rebuilding After...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In one of the largest single grants to the state to help after Tropical Storm Irene, Senator Patrick Leahy (D), Senator Bernie Sanders (I), Congressman Peter Welch (D) and Governor Peter Shumlin (...

Wells Fargo commits $850,000 to help launch Healthy Housing Challenge: effort to repair 1,500...

SAN FRANCISCO and COLUMBIA, MD - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) - National Center for Healthy Housing (NCHH), a national nonprofit dedicated to creating safe and healthy homes for children and their families, and Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced the Wells Fargo Housing Foundation has committed up to $850,000 over three years to help launch the “Healthy Housing Challenge.” This new initiative seeks to bring home improvement help to seniors, veterans and low-income families currently living in homes with potential safety and health threats. Rebuilding Together, a nonprofit dedicated to creating safe and healthy housing for America’s families, will lead the home improvement work on the 1,500 homes.

Nixon Peabody’s National Health Services Practice Strengthens New York Footprint with Arrival of Two...

Albany, NY - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) - In a move that reinforces Nixon Peabody LLP’s health care practice as one of the preeminent practices in New York State, the firm is pleased to announce that veteran health care attorneys Philip Rosenb...

FHFA Announces New Streamlined Modification Initiative

Washington, DC - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) - The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will offer a new, simplified loan modification initiative to minimize losses and to help troubled borrowers avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes. Beginning July 1, servicers will be required to offer eligible borrowers who are at least 90 days delinquent on their mortgage an easy way to lower their monthly payments and modify their mortgage without requiring financial or hardship documentation.

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Help 2.7 Million with Foreclosure Prevention Actions

Washington, DC - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) - Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac completed more than 540,000 foreclosure prevention actions during 2012 with 130,000 in the fourth quarter alone. This brings the total foreclosure prevention actions to nearly 2.7 million since the start of conservatorship in 2008, including more than 1.3 million permanent loan modifications. These actions, which have helped more than 2.2 million borrowers stay in their homes, are detailed in the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s fourth quarter 2012 Foreclosure Prevention Report, also known as the Federal Property Manager’s Report.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Multi-Tenant Retail Property

Hanley Investment Group Arranges Sale of Newly Constructed Multi-Tenant Retail Property...

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally-recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced today that the firm completed the sale of a 6,777-square-foot new construction multi-tenant retail pad building occupied by The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (with drive-thru), Chipotle, Jersey Mike’s Subs and WaBa Grill at 13916 Garvey Avenue in Baldwin Park, Calif.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Financial Services Committee

An Overview of Homelessness in America

The Housing and Insurance Subcommittee met today to examine the current state of homelessness in America, and to discuss issues regarding veteran, youth, and any other populations affected by homelessness