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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.

NCOA Builds Leadership Team to Ensure that Every Person Can Age Well

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is building its leadership team as part of a focused strategy to ensure that every person is able to age with their best possible health and economic security.
NAHB

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remained strong in the fourth quarter of 2018 with a reading of 66, up six points from the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI) released today.
MBA

Mortgage Applications Decrease in Latest MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage applications decreased 3.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending
NAR

Pending Home Sales Dip 2.2 Percent in December

Pending home sales declined as a whole in December, but for the second straight month the Western region experienced a slight increase, according to the National Association of Realtors
ABC National

December Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 44 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated December not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 44 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor

Equitable Housing Being Preempted by Legislatures Throughout the Country

A majority of state legislatures are using preemption laws to block local equitable housing policies, worsening the lack of affordable housing throughout the country.
Center for American Progress

A Climate-Smart Infrastructure Plan Should Encourage Energy-Efficient Upgrades in Buildings, CAP Analysis Says

By setting ambitious energy efficiency standards in buildings, the United States can lower energy costs for consumers, encourage job growth, and reduce energy-related pollution
ABC National

November Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 44 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated November construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 44 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today
NAHB

NAHB Announces Finalists for Best of IBS Awards

he National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has announced the finalists for its seventh annual Best of IBS Awards for the 2019 NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) in Las Vegas.
NLIHC

Statement from National Low Income Housing Coalition President and CEO Diane Yentel on the...

The shutdown was a disgrace, causing stress and hardship for our country’s lowest-income and most vulnerable people. Over time, we will learn the extent of the longer-term damage
MBA

MBA Publishes Primer on Evolving Issues for LIBOR Transition Affecting Commercial Real Estate Finance

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) today released a primer designed to provide members and the commercial real estate finance industry with an introduction to potential transition
NAHB

Statement from NAHB Chairman Randy Noel on Agreement to Reopen the Government

Randy Noel, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a custom home builder from LaPlace, La., today issued the following statement regarding the agreement
NLCHP

As Shutdown Puts Families at Risk of Homelessness, Federal Law Protects Children’s School Rights

Over 2.5 million children experience homelessness each year in the U.S., and advocates fear their ranks will increase due to the continuing government shutdown. As the 800,000 federal
NeighborWorks America

New network will strengthen Puerto Rico nonprofits to accelerate hurricane recovery and address community...

A new network introduced today will provide training, networking opportunities and funding for nonprofit organizations across Puerto Rico to increase their capacity to meet crucial community needs in areas such as housing
Capital Impact Partners

Bay Area Philanthropy, Business, and Community Advocates Unite to Launch Landmark Regional Housing Partnership

Capital Impact Partners joins Bay Area community and faith leaders, housing advocates, business leaders, and philanthropists to launch a regional public-private housing partnership that will build
Center for American Progress

Mayors of San Francisco, Philadelphia, Oakland, Gary, and Sacramento Discuss City Solutions to Homelessness...

Five mayors spoke at the Center for American Progress about their cities’ strategies for making housing affordable and combating homelessness. This conversation comes as the Trump
MBA

MBA Board of Directors Rallies to Support Opens Doors Foundation in 2018

The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced it received more than $1.13 million in donations in 2018 from members and member companies of the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA)
NAR

NAR Seeks Realtors® Who Volunteer to Apply for the 2019 Good Neighbor Awards

Many Realtors®, members of the National Association of Realtors®, go beyond helping consumers buy and sell homes by giving back to their communities through volunteer work.

Senior Relocation Ordinance an Important Step in Making Affordable Housing in Chicago Better For...

The City of Chicago has taken an important step towards better serving the needs of Chicago’s elderly residents with the passage of the Chicago Relocation Plan Ordinance. The measure, which unanimously passed the City Council on Wednesday, will ensure that seniors who reside in affordable housing buildings in Chicago have the basic assurance of safety, security, and stability when their homes are being renovated by developers who receive City funding.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Net Lease 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 2317 Holland Road in Suffolk, Virginia for $2,727,000.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Net Lease 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 2317 Holland Road in Suffolk, Virginia for $2,727,000.