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Yearly Archives: 2021

CHA begins accepting applications for 250 college scholarships

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The application period for the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) Scholarship starts today. The program allows CHA students to apply for one of more than 250 college scholarships of $1,000 each. It came in handy for Brianna Bussell.
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George Slusser to head new M&A Advisory Division at WAV Group

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George Slusser, one of the real estate industry’s most experienced and well-known valuation experts, will join WAV Group to head its new Mergers and Acquisition Advisory Division, real estate’s leading consulting and research firm announced
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How To Prepare A Home For Renting

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Renting out your home isn’t easy. It takes careful planning, and you have to ensure that it’s in good shape to attract tenants easily. Preparing your home for renting won’t only allow you to get the best possible tenants; also, once you provide your property a makeover
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Alta Housing Breaks Ground on City of Palo Alto’s Newest Affordable Apartment Community

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PALO ALTO, Calif. - RealEstateRama - Alta Housing (formerly Palo Alto Housing), a nonprofit affordable housing developer, virtually celebrated the groundbreaking of Wilton Court, a new 100%...
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Rental Unit Upgrades That Landlords Should Consider

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Everyone who has invested in rental property wants to be the kind of landlord that fixes things right away and is seen as a terrific manager. Landlords also want to see their property increase in value, and that means upgrading and improving
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Conveyancing 101: A Property Investor’s Guide

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While homeowners often put a lot of care and effort into the interior of their home, making sure it fits their personal tastes and needs, the exterior doesn’t always get that same attention. The exterior can be an afterthought or even ignored all together, which leaves you with a disjointed look.
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How to Refresh and Modernize the Exterior of Your Home

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While homeowners often put a lot of care and effort into the interior of their home, making sure it fits their personal tastes and needs, the exterior doesn’t always get that same attention. The exterior can be an afterthought or even ignored all together
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Appraisal Institute Helps Tackle Unconscious Valuation Bias: Valuation Magazine

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The Appraisal Institute is addressing unconscious valuation bias while also expanding opportunities for aspiring appraisers, according to an article

MGL PARTNERS SELECTS RAINBOW HOUSING ASSISTANCE CORPORATION AS SERVICE PROVIDER FOR AFFORDABLE COMMUNITY...

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Durango, CO - RealEstateRama - Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation (Rainbow), a nonprofit organization that provides service-enriched housing programs for residents of rental housing communities throughout...

Upgrade White PVC Light Switches with These 4 Great Alternatives

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If you’re trying to give your home a unique appearance, you need to break from tradition. When you walk into a room for the first time, it’s sometimes the small touches that make you feel like this is somewhere special, and not just another average space fitted with the cheapest fixtures and fittings.
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Hanley Investment Group Sells New Single-Tenant Cardenas Markets for $14.8 Million in Los Angeles...

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Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, arranged the sale of a brand-new

EDUCATE YOURSELF BEFORE YOU INVEST IN REAL ESTATE

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We have seen some people make quick riches from real estate investments, even without much knowledge about real estate investments. However, not everyone is lucky to succeed in real estate without much experience. If anything, you need to educate yourself more on how to make wise investments. It is crucial to do your research before you commit your finances to real estate; otherwise, it may not be profitable.
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How to Enjoy the Services of Cooling Contractors in Tulsa

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Life can get really unbearable without a good and fully functional air conditioning system especially in summer. The situation is even more intense in places like Tulsa, Oklahoma, which is used to experiencing extreme weather conditions in both summer
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As Cases Surge, NAHB Calls for Another COVID-19 Safety Stand Down

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 The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is encouraging members, and all residential construction companies, to halt work for at least 10 minutes the week of Jan. 11-15 for a COVID-19 Jobsite Safety Stand Down to remind workers

Why Anyone Would Want to Live in Burnaby

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Burnaby is among the largest cities in British Columbia, behind Surrey and Vancouver. The city has transformed over the previous years from its rural setup to an impressive urban center. Called after the pioneer Robert Burnaby, the town is culturally assorted, with its residents originating from Southeast Asia, China, Korea, and India.
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Pending Home Sales Slide 2.6% in November

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Pending home sales declined in November, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Month-over-month contract activity fell in each of the four major U.S. regions. However, compared to a year ago
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What to Expect after Applying with FEMA

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Residents affected by Hurricane Zeta in Clarke, Dallas, Marengo, Mobile, Perry, Washington and Wilcox counties may want to know what comes next after applying for FEMA assistance. Residents who haven’t applied yet should first file a claim with their insurance company

6 Must-Have Features of the Best Luxury Villas to Invest In

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With the huge available indoor and outdoor space, strategic location, numerous facilities, and better lifestyle it provides, a villa is the best property to own that meets your basic needs and more. When you buy a luxury villa in Dubai, you will have a home that can exceed your expectations.

The Future Of Commercial Real Estate

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There are always boom-bust cycles for commercial real estate, but the black swan event that was thrown at the industry in 2020 has led to some severe hand-wringing. In October, it was reported that the non-residential construction building was flat and didn’t look that there was a promising future ahead. 
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Construction Sector Adds 51,000 Jobs In December, But Gains Are Likely Temporary As New...

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Few Construction Firms Expect the Industry to Recover to Pre-Pandemic Levels Anytime Soon, While Demand for Most Types of Projects is Likely to Fall amid Growing Project Delays

Business Real Estate Press Releases

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Mark A. McLaughlin Partners with WAV Group

Real estate entrepreneur Mark A. McLaughlin just deepened the bench for the Mergers and Acquisitions advisory team at the WAV Group. The industry’s leading real estate consulting and research firm announced a partnership today with McLaughlin Ventures

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

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More Than 600 NAHB Members Urge Congress to Take Action to...

After posting four consecutive monthly declines on rising mortgage rates and worsening affordability conditions, new home sales posted a solid gain in May as some buyers rushed into the market in advance of the Federal Reserve’s June interest rate hike.