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Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Norton Wants Full House to Vote on Her Amendments to Apply Republican Local Control...

The office of Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today announced that the House Rules Committee is scheduled to consider amendments to the fiscal year 2018 District of Columbia Appropriations bill, including Norton’s amendments to strike all four anti-home-rule riders from the bill, during a markup tomorrow, Wednesday, September 6, 2017, in H-312 (U.S. Capitol).
DCHFA

DCHFA Closes First HPAP Loan for Home Purchase Assistance

June is National Homeownership Month and the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) is announcing its first closing of the Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP). On June 12, Leonidas Saturria Rosario and Lurden Martinez de Saturria became homeowners with the assistance of the HPAP program. “We are happy and satisfied that our prayers of being homeowners have been answered. We are not priced out of the market and can afford to stay in D.C. thanks to HPAP.”
NeighborWorks America

City residents less financially confident than suburban and rural counterparts, finds new survey from...

Pressured by the high cost of housing and other living expenses, 31 percent of American adults living in urban areas are "not too confident" or "not confident at all" of their ability to withstand a sudden financial emergency, according to the fourth annual NeighborWorks America consumer finance survey. In contrast, just 28 percent of rural adults and 25 percent of suburban residents reported a similar lack of confidence.

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...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

DHS And Partners Convene First Election Infrastructure Coordinating Council

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) joined the Election Assistance Commission (EAC), the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), and state and local election officials from around the country today to convene the first Government Coordinating Council (GCC) for the Election Infrastructure Subsector. Today’s meeting is part of the department’s ongoing work with state and local officials as we build trusted relationships to help keep the nation’s election systems secure.

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ABC National

ABC CEO Mike Bellaman Appointed to Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion...

Michael D. Bellaman, president and CEO of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), has been appointed by U.S. Department of Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acosta  to the Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion, created by President Trump’s June 15 Executive Order 13801.