Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Announces 2013 Advisory Council Members

DALLAS, TX - March 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) is pleased to announce the appointment of Cynthia Griffin to the Bank’s 2013 Advisory Council. Michelle Whetten, Deborah Webster, Jane Provo, and Jay Czar were reappointed to the council. The appointments began on January 1, 2013.

Lee & Associates Closes $9.5 Million Multifamily Portfolio Sale

NORTH HILLS, CA - March 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Lee & Associates, one of the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firms in the country, has closed the $9.5 million sale of a multifamily portfolio which includes 9014, 9022, 9034 Orion Ave. and 9015 Langdon Ave.

Lee & Associates Names Two New Shareholders in San Diego-North Office

CARLSBAD, CA - March 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The San Diego-North office of Lee & Associates, one of the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firms in the country, has named Glenn Stokoe and Ryan Bennett its newest company shareholders

Affordable Housing Apartment Buildings Receive USGBC LEED Gold Certification

Casper, WY - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Sunshine Apartments, which consist of two separate apartment buildings - one building sitting on the same site where the KC Apartments once were, have been awarded LEED Gold certification by USGB...

King County Housing Authority has Suspended the Issuance of Section 8 Vouchers

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In the face of sequestration, the automatic across-the board budget cut that will hit all federal programs starting March 1, the King County Housing Authority has suspended issuance of Section ...

EastGroup Properties Announces Presentation at Citi 2013 Global Property CEO Conference

Jackson, MS - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- EastGroup Properties (NYSE-EGP) announced today that it is scheduled to present at the Citi 2013 Global Property CEO Conference. David H. Hoster II, President and CEO, will present on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 10:50 a.m., EST. The presentation will be broadcast live and is accessible by dialing (646) 490-2858 (passcode 9603090374). A replay of the event will not be made available.

Duncan to retire, O’Donnell named CEO of USAA Real Estate Company

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Pat Duncan, CEO of USAA Real Estate Co. (“RealCo”), will retire from the day-to-day activities of the company effective May 1, 2013. Mr. Duncan will remain on several entity-related company boards, including the RealCo board as executive vice chairman. He will also remain on the boards of various RealCo subsidiaries and affiliates.

Talk to FEMA Mitigation Experts at Spring Home Show in Hartford This Weekend

WINDSOR, CT - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Hazard Mitigation experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be on hand at the Spring Home Show this weekend at the XL Center in downtown Hartford.

Hard-Hit Markets Experiencing Rebound in Home Price Growth in January

SAN DIEGO - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Thirteen of the hardest hit housing markets during the housing downturn experienced significant home price growth rates in January, according to a monthly Property Intelligence Report (PIR) from DataQuick®, a provider of advanced real estate information solutions powered by data, analytics and decisioning.

Hacienda Heights Community Breaks Ground on New Orange Grove Park

Los Angeles, CA - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe joined local officials in the groundbreaking celebration for the future 5.5-acre Orange Grove Park. The County entered into a 40-year ground lease and j...

California pending home sales hit near-four-year high in January

LOS ANGELES, CA - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- California pending home sales posted the strongest gain in nearly four years during January, rising from both the previous month and year, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) repor...

Iconic Las Olas Office Tower Lights Up the Fort Lauderdale Skyline

Fort Lauderdale, FL - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- On Tuesday, February 26, the Bank of America Plaza at Las Olas City Centre (LOCC) became a living work of art as it illuminated the skyline with its new LED exterior lighting system. From dusk to dawn the ziggurat and exterior façade of the 23-story commercial building in downtown at 401 East Las Olas Blvd boasted colorful lighting that was seen as far as five miles away from all directions. Mayor Jack Seiler and Broward Developer Terry Stiles pushed the proverbial button as the building lit up from ground to peak.

Governor Cuomo Announces DFS Program for Banks to Meet One-on-One With Homeowners Seeking Sandy...

Albany, NY - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that five of New York’s largest banks and mortgage servicers will have representatives available to offer one-on-one help to homeowners seeking the release ...


WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Assemblywoman Donna Simon is building bipartisan support among local and state officials throughout the state for her plan to qualify certain small, historic hotels for liquor licenses to reope...

Affordable Rental Housing Shortage Impacts Every State in the Nation

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Millions of Americans will be writing their rent checks tomorrow. But as a new report shows, millions of the lowest income renters will be making rent payments far greater than what they can afford.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Boot Barn Jackson TN

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease Boot Barn

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Boot Barn property located at 1775 Vann Drive in Jackson, Tennessee for $2,000,000.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

APP waterfront

City of Alameda Transfers Site A Land to Alameda Point Partners

Thirty acres of the 68-acre Site A parcel at Alameda Point was transferred from the City of Alameda to Alameda Point Partners(APP), the City’s private partner. Alameda Point Partners is a joint venture between Trammell Crow Residential, a division of Dallas-based Crow Holdings, srmERNST Development Partners, Madison Marquette, Eden Housing, and financial partner Cypress Equity Investments.