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Yearly Archives: 2023

Housing Authority of Baltimore City Secured $24 Million in 2023 to Support Ongoing Community...

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As part of the Authority’s ongoing efforts to invest in the communities it serves, the Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) secured $24 million in 2023 through new state and federal grant funding to create more affordable housing opportunities and to support resident services

Decoding Home Insurance Premiums: Unraveling the Top Factors That Affect Your Rates

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Home insurance is a crucial safeguard for homeowners, offering financial protection against various perils. The price of this protection, however, might differ greatly among homeowners. Making wise judgments and ensuring coverage without exceeding budget requires understanding the elements impacting house insurance costs
Congressman Ted Lieu

REP LIEU ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $627 MILLION IN FEDERAL GRANTS AWARDED TO COASTAL LA...

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Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) announced that in 2023, organizations and agencies within his district in Los
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) Offers Promising Opportunities to Help Older Adults Stay in Their Homes...

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This year at CES 2024, the AgeTech Collaborative™ from AARP is accelerating AI-driven technology in healthcare and personalized
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Existing-Home Sales Expanded 0.8% in November, Ending Five-Month Slide

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Existing-home sales grew in November, breaking a streak of five consecutive monthly declines, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. Among the four major U.S. regions

The Importance of Expert Pool Builders

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When it comes to creating the perfect backyard oasis in Milton, the best pool builders in the area stand out as the ultimate choice. These skilled pool builders in Milton have garnered an exceptional reputation thanks to their unwavering dedication to excellence and their remarkable ability to transform visions into reality. With a proven history of successful undertakings and an extensive roster of contented clients, these pool builders have become synonymous with top-notch quality and exquisite craftsmanship.
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren

ICYMI: Warren Calls for Big National Investment to Lower Housing Costs, Stronger Protections for...

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Warren: “Massachusetts and the rest of the country shouldn’t be left to address this crisis alone. It’s time for the federal
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November New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 21.8 Percent

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The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS) data for November 2023 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 21.8 percent
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NJCDC to Give Paterson Kids 7,000+ Toys for the Holidays on 12/24

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WHAT: After several intense weeks of soliciting, collecting, and organizing toy donations for Paterson children and families in need, NJCDC’s AmeriCorps members will host the organization’s
Congressman Emanuel Cleaver

Missouri Reps. Cleaver, Luetkemeyer Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Modernize Rural Housing Programs

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U.S. Representatives Emanuel Cleaver, II (D-MO) and Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) announced the introduction of the Rural
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Biden-Harris Administration Proposes First-of-its Kind National Forest Plan Amendment to Conserve and Steward Old...

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Action is next step in the Forest Service’s work under President Biden’s Executive Order on Strengthening the Nation’s Forests
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Single-Family Starts Surge on Falling Interest Rates

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Single-family construction surged in November as lower mortgage rates helped to assuage affordability concerns and unleash pent-up demand for housing. Overall housing starts increased 14.8% in
10 Home Improvement Projects that Pay off in the Long Run

10 Home Improvement Projects that Pay off in the Long Run

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In Kentwood, where the housing market continually evolves, homeowners are often looking for ways to enhance their property's value and appeal. Home improvement projects are not
10 Tips for Buying Your First Home

10 Tips for Buying Your First Home

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Purchasing your first home in Miami is an exhilarating milestone, brimming with opportunities and new beginnings. It marks a major step in shaping your future, providing not only a stable foundation but also a sense of personal achievement.
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DeLauro, Casey Introduce Eviction Prevention Act

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Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced the Eviction Prevention Act, legislation that would help low-income individuals get access to legal counsel if they are being evicted.
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Urban Land Institute Announces Winners of the 2023 Jack Kemp Award and Terwilliger Center...

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The Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Terwilliger Center for Housing has announced two winners for the 2023 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award and four winners for the

Second Home Investments and the Impact of Economic Trends

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In the realm of real estate, the magnetic pull of secondary property investments has surpassed the mere quest for property ownership. Beyond the picturesque daydreams of vacation sanctuaries, second residences have metamorphosed into a strategic investment pathway, moulded not just by personal inclinations but also by the ever-shifting currents of economic trends.
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Rustic Living: Log Cabin Restoration

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Log homes should be examined and re-stained every 3 to 5 years to maintain optimal conditions, including checking gutters for obstructions so water doesn't splash back onto logs. Additionally, ensure gutters remain clear so as to not cause overflow onto logs
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Dolton Disaster Recovery Center Moves to Larger Location at Former Melanie Fitness Center

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The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in the Dolton Park District Main Field House is moving to a larger, fixed location at the

Kansas Homeowner Assistance Fund closes, leading nation in disbursements and prevention of foreclosures

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The Kansas Homeowner Assistance Fund (KHAF), a federally funded, temporary emergency program to support homeowners experiencing hardship during the COVID pandemic, has stopped accepting applications and is now closed.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Support Ukrainian Refugees

GFP Real Estate and Its Tenants Raise More Than $200,000 to...

GFP Real Estate is pleased to announce that its "Support Ukraine in Crisis" campaign raised more than $200,000 to support humanitarian relief efforts on the ground in Ukraine.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin

House Armed Services Committee Passes NDAA with over 40 Slotkin Provisions

RealEstateRama - Last night, the House Armed Services Committee approved over 40 provisions championed by U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-07) as part of the Fiscal Year 2025 National