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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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Hanley Investment Group Raises $25,000 for Movember, Totaling $212,000

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 has raised $25,000 during its annual Movember campaign.
Shopko Hometown Property

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Shopko Hometown Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Shopko Hometown property located at 2105 Lazelle St in Sturgis, South Dakota for $2,052,058
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Realtors® More Likely to Donate Annually than Most Americans, According to Survey

Eighty-two percent of Realtors® donate money to charitable causes every year, compared to the national average of 56.6 percent of Americans1 who do so, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors
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New Podcast Series from the World’s #1 Ranked Real Estate Agent

Ben Caballero: Real Estate Lessons from the #1 Ranked Agent in the US” is a new four-part Podcast series featuring the legendary Ben Caballero, the first Guinness World Record holder for real estate sales. He's also the first individual with more than $1 billion of MLS recorded sales transactions in a single year, a feat he's accomplished for the last three years running.
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CBRE’s Philip D. Voorhees and NRP-West Team Complete Sale of The Dunes in Monterey...

CBRE Executive Vice President Philip D. Voorhees and Senior Vice President Preston Fetrow announced today that the National Retail Partners-West (NRP-West) completed the sale of The Dunes in Marina (Monterey Bay), California, a power center, 100-percent leased
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KTGY Architecture + Planning Receives 2018 SAGE Awards for 55+ Residential Communities

International award-winning firm KTGY Architecture + Planning is pleased to announce that the firm KTGY’s excellence in residential design and planning has been recognized by the Building Industry Association of Southern California’s Council on Shaping Advancements in Generational Environments (SAGE)’s 2018 SAGE Awards program.
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Pending Home Sales Slip 2.6 Percent in October

Pending home sales declined slightly in October in all regions but the Northeast, according to the National Association of Realtors. The Pending Home Sales Index,* www.nar.realtor/pending-home-sales, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, decreased 2.6 percent to 102.1 in October
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Realtors® Pleased to See FHFA Raise its 2019 National Loan Limits

This morning, the Federal Housing Finance Agency announced it will raise the national conforming loan limit for 2019 by 6.9 percent from $453,100 to $484,350. In addition, the high-cost limit will rise from $679,650 to $726,525. As a result, loan limits will be higher in all but 47 counties or county equivalents across the country beginning on January 1, 2019.
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Hanley Investment Group Arranges Sale of Three Single-Tenant Retail Properties for $5.2 Million in...

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 has completed the sale of three single-tenant retail properties in Illinois in separate transactions for a combined value of $5.2 million. All three sales were significant because they had less than eight years of lease term remaining. The properties are located in Woodridge, Arlington Heights, and O’Fallon, Illinois

Texas And Its Incredible Real Estate

Texas has been a hotspot for real estate purchases in recent years. The state has the most rural land available, the best value for the price of land, and unlimited potential for its land to be developed further. There are tens of thousands of real estate options available in the state and enthusiasm for purchasing those properties has done nothing but rise. There are a lot of opportunities in land for sale in Texas
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CBRE’s Philip D. Voorhees and NRP-West Team Complete Sale of Dominant Los Angeles Shopping...

CBRE’s Executive Vice President Philip D. Voorhees and Director Kirk Brummer announced today that the National Retail Partners-West (NRP-West) completed the sale of Santa Fe Trail Plaza in El Monte, California, a dominant Los Angeles grocery-anchored community center, leased to high-performing, national and regional credit tenants including Superior Grocers, Ross Dress for Less, Petco, Five Below (opening soon)
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Existing-Home Sales Increase for the First Time in Six Months

Existing-home sales increased in October after six straight months of decreases, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Three of four major U.S. regions saw gains in sales activity last month
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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Taco Bell Ground Lease in Ohio

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Taco Bell property located at 1194 Park Ave West, Mansfield, Ohio for $642,783.

Community Wealth Building Day Brought All of the Pieces to the Homeownership Puzzle Together...

On October 31, 2018, a beautiful, sunny, Fall day, Ms. Mikerra Weaver excitedly closed on and walked away with the keys to her very first home! She trusted the process, followed instructions, and came out as a homeowner at the end.
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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Leased O’Reilly Auto Parts

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant O’Reilly Auto Parts located at 287 N Ron McNair Boulevard in Lake City, South Carolina for $1,045,000.
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Newest REALTOR Benefits® Partner Adwerx Helps Realtors® Boost Marketing Strategy

The more than 1.3 million members of the National Association of Realtors® now have access to an exclusive benefit through the digital advertising platform Adwerx(link is external), in partnership with NAR's REALTOR Benefits® Program.

8 Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Move

Are you ready to move? It might seem like a daunting project, especially if your finances are tight. However, you there are a ton of tips and tricks that you can take advantage of to ease the strain on your bank account.
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Planning for Inclusive Housing in Palo Alto and Mountain View

Palo Alto Housing and Housing Choices will host an information session on Thursday, November 15, 2018, at 7 p.m. at the Mitchell Park Community Center in Palo Alto.  The purpose of the event is to educate the community about inclusive and affordable housing for people with developmental disabilities
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At FTC’s Request, Court Halts Massive “Sanctuary Belize” Real Estate Investment Scam

At the Federal Trade Commission’s request, a federal district court in Maryland issued an order temporarily shutting down the largest overseas real estate investment scam the FTC has ever targeted.

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.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

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THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE FOX RIVER VALLEY AWARDS MERCY HOUSING...

Mercy Housing Lakefront today announced the acceptance of a $5,000 grant from The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley to purchase hearing accessibility equipment (pocket talkers) for senior residents at the organization’s Constitution House in Aurora, IL. Pocket talker devices are reliable and easy-to-use sound amplifiers designed for individuals who are unable to afford standard hearing aids.