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DCHFA Finances Affordable Housing in Brightwood and Barry Farm

In a week the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) has funded two affordable housing developments. On September 16th DCHFA provided $21.6 million in bonds ($14.3 million short-term and $7.3 million long-term) for the acquisition and construction of The Beacon Center. This project will be a redevelopment of the site where the historic Emory United Methodist church now stands at 6100 Georgia Avenue, NW in Brightwood. The church will be demolished except for a portion of the sanctuary’s facade.

Utah Builder Named NAHB Custom Home Builder of the Year

Chad Magleby, president of Magleby Construction in Lindon, Utah, has been honored as the Custom Home Builder of the Year by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Custom Home Builders Committee. Sponsored by Sherwin-Williams™, the award was presented at a luncheon today in Las Vegas as part of the events taking place at the NAHB International Builders’ Show

USDA Invests in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects in Wyoming

During his visit to the state today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA is investing in several energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in Wyoming.

AHFC Supports 12,500 Homeless With $5.9 Million in Funding

ANCHORAGE, AK, June 27, 2014 –- June 30, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) is awarding more than $5.9 million in homeless assistance funds through its Basic Homeless Assistance Program.

Cardin Visits Southern Maryland for Solutions to Maryland’s Foreclosure Crisis Maryland currently has the...

Waldorf, Md. - June 12, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Finance Committee, convened a gathering of local housing officials, REALTORS and others working to assist Marylanders before and during the forec...

Alaska Supreme Court Affirms MERS’ Authority to Assign Trust Deed

Reston, Virginia, - April 4, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Supreme Court of the State of Alaska affirmed the trial court’s decision validating MERS’ status as trust deed beneficiary and upholding the no...

NAI Capital Represents Seller in $4.6 Mil Big Box Sale in San Bernardino

SAN BERNARDINO, CA - November 8, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Marc Piron, Senior Vice President with NAI Capital’s Riverside office and Lidia Talavera, Vice President with the Ontario office, represented the Seller, Jara Holdings Second, LLC, in the sale of a 35,640 sq. ft. office property located at 1094 South E Street in San Bernardino, CA to the Buyer, MTK SoCal Investments, LLC. The value of the sales transaction was $4.6 million.

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of a Triple Net Leased Walgreens Property in the...

Northbrook, IL - October 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant triple net leased Walgreens property located at 4520 Balfour Road in Brentwood, California for $...

2015 Call for Projects for Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds

WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 1, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Kentucky Infrastructure Authority and the Kentucky Division of Water are announcing the 2015 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and the 2015 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) ...

PHFA announces foreclosure help for homeowners in Westmoreland County

HARRISBURG - September 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency, in collaboration with the American Society of Certified Housing Executives (ASCHE) and the National Real Estate Training Institute (NREI), today announces a ...

CT REIA Monthly Meeting: Invisible Fortune at the Tax Sale

We asked Bob to come to our August Monthly Meeting because Bob has identified a totally unique and groundbreaking opportunity for investors to acquire tax sale properties that are cash cows using Bob's unique system!

Congressman Cuellar Hosts Housing Loans and Grants Videoconference

WASHINGTON, D.C. - August 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28), along with representatives from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development and the United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Development...

REALTYTRAC NETWORK STRENGTHENS ITS SERVICES WITH THE ADDITION OF SELLER LEADTRAC WHICH PROVIDES LEADS...

IRVINE, CA - July 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The RealtyTrac Network (RTN) recently announced the addition of Seller LeadTrac, a unique technology application that screens and sorts millions of properties nationwide for its RealtyTrac Network membe...

David Seymour Exclusive Event for CT REIA Members and Guests

West Hartford, CT - July 17, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Discover the 7C's to Wholesale, Rehab, and Rental Success. Dave Seymour, star of A&E's "Flipping Boston", has designed this one day event ESPECIALLY for CT REIA. During this hi-test turbo-cha...

Udall, Bennet Introduce Bill to Use Excess Federal Land for Affordable Housing in Summit...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 17, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Senators Mark Udall, who chairs the U.S. Senate National Parks Subcommittee, and Michael Bennet introduced legislation today to convey 40 acres of federal administrative land from the U.S. Forest S...

Shaheen, Kuster Announce $1 Million Federal Grant to Harbor Homes to Help End Veteran...

NASHUA, N.H. - July 12, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) announced that Harbor Homes will receive a $1 million grant to help keep hundreds of local veterans in their homes and off th...

Rumpf, Gove: Court’s Decision on beachfront homeowners “Views” Serves the public’s Interests

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In response to the decision by the State Supreme Court in the Borough of Harvey Cedars v. Harvey Karan and Phyllis Karan, 9th District Legislators Senator Christopher J. Connors, Assemblyman Brian ...

HUD CHARGES MINNESOTA PROPERTY OWNER WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST SINGLE MOTHER AND HER DAUGHTER

WASHINGTON, DC - July 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)announced today that it is charging a Jackson, Minnesota, landlord with violating the Fair Housing Act for allegedly refusing to rent an apart...

FEMA Mitigation Outreach July 2 through July 7

AURORA, IL - July 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Individuals who sustained storm damages can gain valuable information about repairing and rebuilding their damaged property in a stronger, safer and smarter way by visiting one of the FEMA mitigation team...

CBRE ARRANGES SALE OF LA FITNESS IN STUART FOR $10.95 MILLION

Fort Lauderdale, FL - July 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- CBRE’s Private Capital Group arranged the sale of LA Fitness located at 1901 NW Federal Highway, in Stuart, Martin County, Florida. The buyer, Realty Income Corporation, purchased the property ...

CBRE SECURES $14.93 MILLION IN FINANCING FOR ATLANTA OFFICE BUILDINGS

Miami, FL - June 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- CBRE Debt & Equity Financing Group worked on behalf of Banyan Street Capital, based in Miami, to secure $14.93 million in financing for the purchase of Davinci Court, two Class A office buildings tota...

New York State home prices rise for 7th consecutive month

Albany, NY - June 20, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) - Robust buyer activity across New York State in May resulted in a 12-percent growth in the statewide median sales price from May 2012, according to the housing market report released today by the New York ...

Arlington County Board Authorizes Joint Venture with MWAA on Firearms Training Facility

ARLINGTON, Va. - June 19, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Arlington County Board on Tuesday authorized the County Manager to proceed with a joint venture on a new state-of-the-art firearms training facility. The 25-year agreement with the Metropolitan W...

CBRE COMPLETES $12.1 MILLION SALE OF THREE SHOPPING CENTERS IN CENTRAL FLORIDA

Orlando, FL - June 13, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- CBRE closed a complex transaction on behalf of Century Retail affiliates involving the sale of three retail properties to Baltimore-based America's Realty for $12.1 million. The seller, three separate e...

BH Properties Acquires 205 Condo Units of Arizona Multifamily Complex for $5.6 Million

Torrance, CA - June 7, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Coming on the heels of its recent multifamily purchase of the Terrace Park Apartments in Phoenix, BH Properties, LLC, a Los Angeles-based commercial real estate investment firm, has purchased the 205 un...

Chicago Real Estate Consultants Win Prestigious Ballard Award from The Counselors of Real Estate

CHICAGO, IL - May 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Three executives from Clarion Associates, Inc., Chicago, a national land-use and real estate consulting firm, have been honored with a 2012 William S. Ballard Award from The Counselors of Real Estate® (...

HOMELESS VETERANS: Senator Murray Announces Veterans Funding to Help House Veterans Across Washington State

Washington, D.C. - May 29, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray, Chairman of the Senate Housing Appropriations Subcommittee and senior member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, announced that 260 housing vouchers will b...

MERS Wins Important Property Tax Foreclosure Case in Arizona

Reston, Virginia - May 15, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- MERSCORP Holdings, Inc. today announced that a three-judge panel of the Arizona Court of Appeals reversed a trial court decision, which granted quiet title, or outright ownership, of an Arizona prop...

Los Angeles Visionaries Honored at LA Headquarters Association’s 52nd Annual Awards Luncheon

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- More than 300 business and community leaders gathered at The California Club Wednesday, April 24 to celebrate those dedicated to improving the City of Los Angeles at the Los Angeles Headquarters Asso...

Congressman Peters Introduces ‘Shelter Our Servicemembers’ Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Late yesterday Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) introduced another piece of legislation: the Shelter Our Servicemembers (SOS) Act to help address San Diego’s significant elderly homeless veteran...

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The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease Athletico Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant Valvoline property located at 1321 South Breiel Boulevard in Middletown, Ohio for $360,000

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Consumer and Small Business Advocates Oppose OCC’s Plan to Offer Fintech...

Today, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) announced its intention to offer national charters to financial technology firms, which could severely undermine state oversight and state consumer protection laws that protect consumers and small business owners from abusive financial products and practices. The OCC is accepting comments on its framework until January 15, 2017.