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FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

National
Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.
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KTGY Architecture + Planning Announces Names New Board of Director Member, Principal and Directors

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KTGY Architecture + Planning, a leading full-service design firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments, sustainability and neighborhood revitalization in the U.S.
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Hanley Investment Group Sells New Starbucks-Anchored Multi-Tenant Retail Building in Denver for Record Pricing

National
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 arranged
10 Ways to Diversify Your Land

10 Ways to Diversify Your Land to Boost Your Income

National
Want to diversify your land, but aren’t sure where to begin? These 10 ideas should give you some inspiration to get those cogs turning…
Mortgage 101

Mortgage 101: All You Need to Know Before Buying That House

National
It would come as a shock to many people that very few understand what mortgages are all about and how they work. This has been the reason why many people find themselves with very bad deals once they try to purchase a house

YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR CHOOSING A POWER GENERATOR FOR YOUR HOME

National
As the power grid becomes more and more unreliable, many homeowners are continually looking for alternative sources of power to keep their homes running during power outages. Having a power backup generator is one way of avoiding sitting in the dark for hours when outages become a routine leaving you without electricity for days.

The Rental Property Market

National
The rental property market is much faster when compared to sales. Rent is faster due to probably being rushed in time, you don't need to worr much when moving in. When buying a house you need to give it lots of thought and check your finances. The rental property market has decreased due to covid especially here in Malta.
Rearranging and remodeling

7 Low-Cost Living Room Décor Ideas

National
Are you looking for some living room decor and remodeling ideas that are easy on the wallet? Glad tidings for you, you have hit the jackpot! The living room is the “ground-zero” of your home where you host your guests, enjoy movie nights and cherish a good book on a peaceful afternoon. Following the exhaustive use of the living room

5 Things to Consider in Hiring a Pest Control Company

National
A pest control professional is your best bet against any ongoing pest infestations. They'll apply the safest, most effective treatment methods using specialized equipment and pesticides. But wherever you're located, there are hundreds of nearby pest control companies. That makes picking a reliable pest management provider a big challenge.
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zavvie launches new Seller Preferences Report

National
Despite the pandemic, last year set new real estate sales records. But how did iBuyers fare? The unprecedented scarce inventory conditions continuing into this year have heavily favored sellers, a perfect environment to introduce the hottest new method of selling a home

The Ultimate Guide to Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment

National
Many people today are looking to get second citizenship for themselves and their loved ones. Having a second passport offers excellent financial benefits and the freedom to travel in a number of selected countries.

How To Choose A Home Warranty Company?

National
With so many home warranty companies out in the market, the number of home warranty scams has really increased. This has made it difficult for homeowners who are interested in purchasing a home with a warranty. To make it easier for homeowners, we are going to give out tips that can help homebuyers buy the right home warranty plan that will help them ensure that their home appliances and systems are adequately covered. 

Strong real estate market continues into the new year

National
South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) today released its January 2021 statewide real estate market data, showing a continuation of the trends seen throughout 2020, including high sales, low inventory and rising prices.

Highbridge Park/Dyckman Rest Public Scoping Meeting Reunión de Alcance Público de Highbridge Park/Dyckman...

National
Please join our office and the NYC Parks Department for a community input meeting to discuss plans for the renovation of Highbridge Park's Dyckman Rest, a park area on the south side of Dyckman Street at Fort George Hill.
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Jack Conway introduces “Conway Seller Select” to give Boston area homeowners “the most choices”...

National
Jack Conway, the No. 1 independent family-owned and operated real estate company based in Massachusetts, introduces Conway Seller Select to give local homeowners “the most choices”
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KTGY Architecture + Planning’s Design Excellence and Innovation Honored at 2020 Great American Living...

National
KTGY Architecture + Planning, a leading full-service design firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments, sustainability and neighborhood revitalization in the U.S

7 Ways to Economize on Steel Buildings

National
Whether it is a question of construction or erection, steel buildings prove to be easy, efficient, and cost-effective. With such features, steel buildings have dominated the commercial and industrial markets to a great extent.
USDA

Biden Administration Announces Another Foreclosure Moratorium and Mortgage Forbearance Deadline Extension That Will Bring...

National
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced an extension of eviction and foreclosure moratoriums on USDA Single Family
Habitat

Hubbell Foundation continues partnership with Habitat for Humanity, donating funds to COVID-19 relief

National
The Harvey Hubbell Foundation, the charitable foundation managed by Hubbell Incorporated, today announced it is continuing its partnership with Habitat for Humanity
Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Manchin Urges President Biden To Reconsider Keystone XL Decision, Support Responsible Energy Infrastructure Development

National
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, urged President Biden to reconsider his executive order revoking the cross-border permit
NLCHP

National Homelessness Law Center Names Antonia Fasanelli as New Executive Director

National
Last summer, the National Homelessness Law Center (the Law Center) launched a national search for their next Executive Director, and is pleased to announce that long-time friend of the organization and homeless and housin

U.S. National


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KTGY Architecture + Planning Announces Names New Board of Director Member, Principal and Directors

National
KTGY Architecture + Planning, a leading full-service design firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments, sustainability and neighborhood revitalization in the U.S.
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Hanley Investment Group Sells New Starbucks-Anchored Multi-Tenant Retail Building in Denver for Record Pricing

National
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 arranged
10 Ways to Diversify Your Land

10 Ways to Diversify Your Land to Boost Your Income

National
Want to diversify your land, but aren’t sure where to begin? These 10 ideas should give you some inspiration to get those cogs turning…
Mortgage 101

Mortgage 101: All You Need to Know Before Buying That House

National
It would come as a shock to many people that very few understand what mortgages are all about and how they work. This has been the reason why many people find themselves with very bad deals once they try to purchase a house

YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE FOR CHOOSING A POWER GENERATOR FOR YOUR HOME

National
As the power grid becomes more and more unreliable, many homeowners are continually looking for alternative sources of power to keep their homes running during power outages. Having a power backup generator is one way of avoiding sitting in the dark for hours when outages become a routine leaving you without electricity for days.

The Rental Property Market

National
The rental property market is much faster when compared to sales. Rent is faster due to probably being rushed in time, you don't need to worr much when moving in. When buying a house you need to give it lots of thought and check your finances. The rental property market has decreased due to covid especially here in Malta.
Rearranging and remodeling

7 Low-Cost Living Room Décor Ideas

National
Are you looking for some living room decor and remodeling ideas that are easy on the wallet? Glad tidings for you, you have hit the jackpot! The living room is the “ground-zero” of your home where you host your guests, enjoy movie nights and cherish a good book on a peaceful afternoon. Following the exhaustive use of the living room

5 Things to Consider in Hiring a Pest Control Company

National
A pest control professional is your best bet against any ongoing pest infestations. They'll apply the safest, most effective treatment methods using specialized equipment and pesticides. But wherever you're located, there are hundreds of nearby pest control companies. That makes picking a reliable pest management provider a big challenge.
zavvie-spr-header

zavvie launches new Seller Preferences Report

National
Despite the pandemic, last year set new real estate sales records. But how did iBuyers fare? The unprecedented scarce inventory conditions continuing into this year have heavily favored sellers, a perfect environment to introduce the hottest new method of selling a home

The Ultimate Guide to Antigua and Barbuda Citizenship by Investment

National
Many people today are looking to get second citizenship for themselves and their loved ones. Having a second passport offers excellent financial benefits and the freedom to travel in a number of selected countries.

Strong real estate market continues into the new year

National
South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) today released its January 2021 statewide real estate market data, showing a continuation of the trends seen throughout 2020, including high sales, low inventory and rising prices.

Highbridge Park/Dyckman Rest Public Scoping Meeting Reunión de Alcance Público de Highbridge Park/Dyckman...

National
Please join our office and the NYC Parks Department for a community input meeting to discuss plans for the renovation of Highbridge Park's Dyckman Rest, a park area on the south side of Dyckman Street at Fort George Hill.
ConwaySellerSelect-1

Jack Conway introduces “Conway Seller Select” to give Boston area homeowners “the most choices”...

National
Jack Conway, the No. 1 independent family-owned and operated real estate company based in Massachusetts, introduces Conway Seller Select to give local homeowners “the most choices”
Gables Pointe 14_Credit_Anne Chan

KTGY Architecture + Planning’s Design Excellence and Innovation Honored at 2020 Great American Living...

National
KTGY Architecture + Planning, a leading full-service design firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments, sustainability and neighborhood revitalization in the U.S

7 Ways to Economize on Steel Buildings

National
Whether it is a question of construction or erection, steel buildings prove to be easy, efficient, and cost-effective. With such features, steel buildings have dominated the commercial and industrial markets to a great extent.
USDA

Biden Administration Announces Another Foreclosure Moratorium and Mortgage Forbearance Deadline Extension That Will Bring...

National
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced an extension of eviction and foreclosure moratoriums on USDA Single Family
Habitat

Hubbell Foundation continues partnership with Habitat for Humanity, donating funds to COVID-19 relief

National
The Harvey Hubbell Foundation, the charitable foundation managed by Hubbell Incorporated, today announced it is continuing its partnership with Habitat for Humanity
Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Manchin Urges President Biden To Reconsider Keystone XL Decision, Support Responsible Energy Infrastructure Development

National
U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, urged President Biden to reconsider his executive order revoking the cross-border permit
NLCHP

National Homelessness Law Center Names Antonia Fasanelli as New Executive Director

National
Last summer, the National Homelessness Law Center (the Law Center) launched a national search for their next Executive Director, and is pleased to announce that long-time friend of the organization and homeless and housin
HUD InspectorGeneral

Real Estate Developer Among Four Individuals Charged in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

National
A federal grand jury has indicted a real estate developer and three others for allegedly participating in a mortgage fraud scheme that defrauded financial institutions out of at least $3 million.

U.S. States


FEMA

President Donald J. Trump Approves Emergency Disaster Declaration for Texas

Texas
FEMA announced federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Texas to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by Hurricane Hanna from July 25, 2020, and continuing
FEMA

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted for the Numbers Fire

California
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of Nevada in combating the Numbers Fire burning in Douglas County.
Start An LLC In Texas

How Much Does It Cost To Start An LLC In Texas?

National
In the process of setting up your Texas LLC, you'll be faced with quite a few expenses. Some of these are required by legislation, and others are just recommended. We'll cover the costs of setting up an LLC in Texas and also provide you with the informatio
Registered Agent In Texas

5 Benefits Of Using A Registered Agent In Texas

Texas
The services of a registration agent began as part of due process in the US Constitution. A lawsuit includes the legal right to be notified of claims or other legal matters. Here are some brief things that will help explain what a Registered Agent Service In Texas 

Avoid TV Tip-Over Incidents During Super Bowl LIV with Safety Tips

New York
The New York State Division of Consumer Protection (DCP) is alerting consumers about the dangers of television (TV) tip-over hazards. Millions of New Yorkers will watch the Super Bowl this Sunday either on TVs at home or at parties with friends. DCP is taking this TV-focused occasion to remind consumers of critical TV safety tips.
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Brand-New Single-Tenant Starbucks Drive-Thru Trades in Fresno, Calif. for $1,345 PSF

California
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 a brand-new, single-tenant Starbucks
FEMA

Rosenberg family home for the holidays – and prepared for future hurricanes

Texas
A Houston-area mom is sharing her Hurricane Harvey recovery story this holiday season, along with the importance of always being prepared for flood events.

5 Cities in Florida: Which One Makes for the Best Real Estate Investment Opportunity...

Florida
Fast-growing Florida has been a favorite of real estate investors for many years. With so much interest having been focused on the state, though, investors need to take care to seek the best available opportunities.

WALTER J. MAHONEY STATE OFFICE BUILDING TO BE SOLD

New York
Office of General Services Commissioner RoAnn Destito today announced that the Senator Walter J. Mahoney State Office Building located at 65 Court Street in Buffalo will be sold at auction in 2020. A work group formed earlier this year made up of City, County, and State officials working with professional real estate consultants CBRE, determined that in the current competitive and robust Buffalo real estate market
SCR

Charleston South Carolina expected to outpace national real estate market averages through 2025

National
The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) recently identified 10 markets expected to outperform over the next three to five years. In alphabetical order, the markets are
Peter Evering

WHAT IS THE EVICTION PROCESS IN CALIFORNIA?

California
Eviction is a dirty word for both tenants and the landlords that believe the time has come to remove one or more parties from an apartment. The process anywhere can lead to a strained relationship at best and a bitter acrimonious fight that ends up in the judicial system.
FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Texas
Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Katy, Houston and Spring from Monday, Dec. 9, to Saturday
ABC National

Florida Tops ABC’s Annual Merit Shop Scorecard State Ranking for Second Year in a...

Florida
Associated Builders and Contractors released its 2019 Merit Shop Scorecard today, an annual ranking based on state policies and programs that encourage workforce development, career and technical education
Top 4 Places to Buy a Second Home

Top 4 Places to Buy a Second Home in the US

National
There are about 7.4 million homes owned as a second home in the United States. For many people, their second home is a vacation home. This gives them a chance to get away and break routine while also having all of the comforts of being in their own home.
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Ribbon Cutting Celebrating New Affordable Apartments in the Bronx for Low-Income Families and Domestic...

New York
New Destiny was joined by supporters and colleagues to celebrate the opening of its newly constructed service-enriched affordable housing project - The Jennings - located in the Crotona Park East
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD AWARDS $1.5 MILLION TO PUBLIC HOUSING AUTHORITIES TO ASSIST YOUNG PEOPLE AGING OUT...

National
U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today awarded $1.5 million to nearly a dozen housing authorities to assist young people aging out

BLM NAMES VETERAN LAND MANAGER TO LEAD CALIFORNIA STATE OFFICE

California
The Bureau of Land Management today announced that Karen Mouritsen has been named the new California State Director—a key leadership position based in Sacramento. As State Director, Mouritsen will direct a team that manages lands encompassing 15% of the Golden State’s total land mass
USDOJ

California Real Estate Developer Convicted of Making Conduit Contributions in Two U.S. Congressional Campaigns

California
Today, a federal jury found an Oakland-area real estate developer guilty for funneling tens of thousands of dollars through straw donors into two consecutive congressional campaigns

NYS OASAS ANNOUNCES OPENING OF NEW RECOVERY CENTER IN NEW YORK CITY

New York
The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) today announced the opening of the new JLC Recovery and Wellness Center in New York City. JLC is operated by Exponents Inc. and provides free help and support services for people affected by addiction and for their families.

Robust U.S economy not a boost for black homeownership

National
In spite of a robust U.S. economy, a strong employment rate, and steadily increasing 401(k) plan earnings, Black homeownership rates continue to drop. Drawing from the 2019 release of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers

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NAHB

New Home Sales Decline in May

National
Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 7.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 626,000 units in May, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
DOI

$17+ Million in Grants Will Help States, Local Communities Keep Waters Clean, Economies Thriving

National
Water-loving outdoor recreationists and local communities in 27 states will have additional resources to help boaters keep America’s waters clean, thanks to more than $17 million in Clean Vessel Act program grants from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
FEMA

Port Aransas ready for return of summer tourism

Texas
Texas SandFest drew a record 35,000 people April 26-28, encouraging business owners that Port Aransas is on its way to recovery. With nearly all the city’s retailers and restaurants re-opened, residents are beginning to feel like things are getting back to normal.
OJO Labs - Eight Major Awards

OJO Labs: Five Months, Eight Major Awards

National
OJO Labs, a leading-edge technology company on a mission to empower consumer decision-making through its conversational AI assistant, OJO, won the highly coveted 2019 A-List Award among mid-sized companies from the Austin Chamber of Commerce in partnership with SXSW
Property on Airbnb

Should I Rent Out my Property on Airbnb?

National
Listing property on Airbnb has become a popular way to make extra money, meet new people, and provide some freedom, but there are a few key things to think about when you are considering listing your property. It is key to know what you’re getting yourself into.
Rockefeller Foundation

The Rockefeller Foundation Launches $5.5 Million Opportunity Zone Community Capacity Building Initiative for Select...

National
The Rockefeller Foundation today announced an initiative to help U.S. cities attract responsible private investment in economically-distressed communities through Opportunity Zones created in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This effort will help ensure new investment delivers sustainable benefits for more than 30 million low-income Americans living in Opportunity Zones
PaulineWeaver

Eden Housing and City of Fremont Celebrate Grand Opening of KTGY-Designed Affordable Senior Housing...

National
Pauline Weaver Senior Apartments is located in the Warms Springs area of Alameda County and features 90 apartment homes for very low and extremely low-income seniors, near I-880 freeway, BART, shopping, services and other amenities.
VA

VA’s Home Loan Guaranty program notifies Veterans of potential loan fee waivers

National
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced May 13 that Veterans who qualify for a VA Home Loan funding fee waiver are now being notified in their home loan eligibility certificate and disability compensation award letter.
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A Stellar Idea: My Florida Regional MLS Reimagines the Multiple Listing Service

The nation's third-largest Multiple Listing Service, My Florida Regional MLS, will become Stellar MLS on June 4, 2019, in a move that totally reimagines the MLS. Currently serving 58,000 customers
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS TO CO-HOST HUD INNOVATIVE HOUSING SHOWCASE

National
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today announced the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) will co-host the Department's inaugural "Innovative Housing Showcase." The Innovative Housing Showcase will be held on the National Mall June 1-5, 2019

Department of the Interior: Yakima Water Plan Is a “Model” and “Holistic”

Yesterday, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, asked the Department of the Interior about its commitment to the Yakima River Basin during a hearing on the president’s FY 2017 budget request. Deputy Secretary of the Interior Michael Connor agreed with Sen. Cantwell that the Yakima River Basin plan “is a model for the rest of the nation in water management.”

Energy Costs to Cook Thanksgiving Meal Up to 25% Lower in 2015

“Consumers Energy is thankful to be a part of holiday celebrations across the state as warm Thanksgiving memories are being made, and we are committed to providing many more generations of Michigan families with reliable, affordable energy in all seasons,” said Garrick Rochow, Consumers Energy’s vice president and chief customer officer

Agencies Issue Final Rule to Exempt Subset of Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans from Appraisal Requirements

WASHINGTON, D.C. - December 13, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Six federal financial regulatory agencies today issued a final rule that creates exemptions from certain appraisal requirements for a subset of higher-priced mortgage loans. The exemptions are intended to save borrowers time and money while still ensuring that the loans are financially sound

Department Enters into Consent Order with Equity Loans, LLC and its owners Eduardo Gutierrez...

Atlanta, Georgia - November 13, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance (“Department”) entered into a Consent Order with Equity Loans, LLC, License Number 23300, located at 1150 Hammond Dr., Building E, Suite 650, Atlanta, Georgia 30328, to resolve allegations pertaining to violations of the Georgia Residential Mortgage Act

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Adam Hale_sm

KTGY Architecture + Planning Announces Names New Board of Director Member,...

KTGY Architecture + Planning, a leading full-service design firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments, sustainability and neighborhood revitalization in the U.S.