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New Hanover County to host Hurricane Survivor Housing Resource Fair Tuesday
The New Hanover County Hurricane Florence Recovery Coordination Office will host a housing resource fair on Tuesday, March 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. for survivors
Dems plan $100B to rebuild schools
Democrats introduced the Rebuild America’s Schools Act on Wednesday with $100 billion for schools in high-poverty areas of our nation. Schools in the Marianas and other U.S. insular areas are particularly in need of repair and rebuilding.
Civil Rights Advocates Respond to Senate’s Proposed Outline to Privatize Fannie and Freddie
U.S. Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee, released a proposed outline to reform our nation’s housing finance system. The plan calls to privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT TO GATHER EXCESS WILD HORSES IN THE PINE NUT MOUNTAINS
Beginning on or about February 6, 2019, the Bureau of Land Management, Carson City District, will begin gather operations to reduce an overpopulation of wild horses in the Pine Nut Mountains herd management area near Carson City.
New Hanover County launches customer-focused land development tool
New Hanover County has launched a new land development tool called COAST (Customer Online Application & Services Tool), for customers to submit applications and obtain permits
Analysis: Expense Should Not Be a Barrier to Constructing Safer Homes
As wildfire disasters increase across the country, a new study released today found negligible cost differences between building a typical home and a home constructed using wildfire-resistant materials and design features.
New Jersey Realtors Names 2014 Realtor and Realtor-Associate of the Year
Atlantic City, N.J. - December 22, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- During a special ceremony recently at the Triple Play Realtor Convention & Trade Expo, New Jersey Realtors named its 2014 Realtor of the Year and Realtor-Associate of the Year. These two members were recognized for their contributions to the real estate industry, commitment to the Realtor organization, and involvement in their local communities. The award winners were selected from among the local board and association Realtor and Realtor-Associate of the Year in New Jersey
Three New Jersey Realtors Recognized for Outstanding Community Service Receive Good Neighbor Awards and...
Atlantic City, N.J. - December 22, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Jersey Realtors presented three outstanding members with Good Neighbor Awards during a ceremony last week at the Realtors Triple Play Convention & Trade Expo. The awards recognize individuals who have made extraordinary commitments to community service programs throughout the state
Menendez, Booker Continue to Fight for Struggling NJ Homeowners
SAYREVILLE, NJ - December 18, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- A day after the United States Senate approved a one-year extension of a series of tax breaks, Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker today met with Sayreville homeowners to discuss the important of extension of mortgage debt reduction tax relief, especially for Sandy victims still struggling to recover. They also announced more than $3 million in federal funding to continue the acquisition and demolition of 196 flood prone properties in Sayreville.
NEW JERSEY REALTORS ANNOUNCES 2015 OFFICERS
Atlantic City, N.J. - December 16, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- On December 9, New Jersey Realtors held its President’s Installation and Gala during the fourteenth annual Realtors Triple Play Convention & Trade Expo, where Eugenia K. Bonilla was named 2015 president
FREEHOLDERS MARK WEST HALL BUILDING EXPANSION AT UNION COUNTY VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL SCHOOL WITH GROUNDBREAKING
SCOTCH PLAINS - May 7, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Union County elected officials, school administrators, teachers and students today broke ground on the construction of a $11 million expansion of the West Hall building for the Union County Vocational-Technical School High School
Menendez Pleased State Has Revised Sandy Policy to Speed Process for Homeowners
WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 1, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) applauded the State of New Jersey today for agreeing to revise its policy for Sandy-stricken homeowners seeking relief through its Reconstruction, Rehabilitation, Elevation and Mitigation (RREM) program.
Statement from Jarrod C. Grasso, CEO of the New Jersey Association of Realtors:
WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 30, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- “Thank you to Sens. Allen, O’Toole and Van Drew for introducing this bipartisan legislation to repeal the burdensome realty transfer fee and help jumpstart New Jersey’s economy. We look forward to working with the Governor’s office and New Jersey’s legislators to identify general fund revenues for the numerous programs currently funded by the realty transfer fee.”
DEP ENCOURAGES PROPER USE OF PESTICIDES AND FERTILIZERS FOR SPRING MAINTENANCE OF HOMES, LAWNS...
TRENTON - April 24, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- With the spring boom in home, landscape and gardening activities kicking up now, the Department of Environmental Protection today urged New Jersey residents to use caution when applying pesticides, and to employ only licensed commercial pesticide applicators when hiring for pest control services that include pesticide product applications
Realtors Collecting Donations to Benefit Atlantic City Rescue Mission
Atlantic City, N.J. - November 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- As in years past, the New Jersey, New York State and Pennsylvania Associations of Realtors will host a donations drive for the Atlantic City Rescue Mission during the Triple Play Realtor Convention and Trade Expo, coming to the Atlantic City Convention Center December 10-12, 2013. Realtors attending the convention will be donating non-perishable food items, toiletries and household items, or making monetary donations to help those in need this holiday season.
Christie Administration Issues More Than 900 Housing Vouchers to Vulnerable Residents Displaced by Superstorm...
Trenton, NJ - October 4, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In furtherance of Governor Christie’s commitment to help New Jersey’s most vulnerable residents in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, the Christie Administration today announced that more than 900...
Community Leaders, Realtor Volunteers Lend Support
Edison, N.J. - October 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Jersey REALTORS® joined forces on September 25 to help a diverse group of homeowners in the Garden State for the second annual REALTORS® Care Day. This was an all-day, home repair initiative fo...
Sandpaper Article Regarding Property Taxes
WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In response to a recent article in the Sandpaper regarding the increases in property taxes for businesses’ in Stafford Township I want to take this opportunity to set the record straight. In 20...
62 Sustainable Jersey Grants Awarded to NJ Towns
Trenton, NJ - October 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today Sustainable Jersey announced that $380,000 has been awarded through the Sustainable Jersey Small Grants program funded in part by Walmart. Sixty-two grants will be accepted by New Jersey towns ...
Christie Administration Announces $3 Million Grant To Help Local Zoning Officers Expedite Sandy Reconstruction
Trenton, NJ - October 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Christie Administration today announced $3 million in federal grant assistance for Sandy-impacted municipalities to help their zoning offices better handle the influx of rebuilding applications th...