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CHICAGO-BASED PEPPER CONSTRUCTION NAMED THE MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Chicago-based Pepper Construction was named the most innovative construction firm in the country for developing a virtual reality safety training program by leveraging tools and staffing
OFFICE RELOCATION

YOUR OFFICE RELOCATION SHOULDN’T BE HARD. READ THIS TO MAKE IT EASIER

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So it's finally happening! The company worked their best, and the whole gang's now able to bag a shiny new office. Sweet! This is such an exciting time for everyone, and it seems that nobody can wait to move into a new and better-looking workplace.
Seeking Real Estate Education

Seeking Real Estate Education? Everything You Need to Know

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On average, real estate agents are making over $40,000 per year. For the top real estate agents, however, $40,000 is a drop in the bucket. How can you become a top real estate agent? Why should you consider pursuing real estate education?

What a Beginner Investor Should Look for in Commercial Investment Properties

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There is no understating the value of adding real estate to your investment portfolio — but it needs to be the right real estate for the right investor. If you are looking to acquire commercial properties, here are a few tips on what to look for and why.

Realtors® graduate from 2021 SC REALTORS® Leadership Academy Class

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South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) Leadership Academy class graduated September 9, 2021, at SCR's Leadership Summit Retreat at Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, South Carolina.
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Vilsack to Announce Investments in Renewable Energy Infrastructure in Communities Across the Country

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On Wednesday, September 8, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will hold a media call to announce investments in renewable energy infrastructure in rural communities across the country
Baltimore’s Real Estate Market

A Guide to Baltimore’s Real Estate Market

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If you are considering relocating to Baltimore, you’re making a fantastic choice. From the beautiful Inner Harbor to the incredible historical landmarks, Baltimore is a city with so much to offer. When you’re planning to move to any new city, you need to understand what the real estate market is like there. If you’re planning to rent, you need to get an idea of what rent costs
Door Swing Stopper Guide

Door Swing Stopper Guide

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Are your walls covered in scuff marks? If such dents and scuff marks are left by your doors, perhaps it’s time to consider investing in doorstops. These fixtures are available, simple to install, and affordable to purchase. They do much more than preventing damage, such as impeding injuries and contributing to the décor of homes.

A Guide to Being a Good and Fair Landlord

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There is a good chance that you have had a few experiences with landlords before you became one yourself. And, unfortunately, many of them might not have been the greatest. Now that it is your turn, you want to make sure that you are good and fair in your endeavors. In case you are curious about how to make this happen, here are the guidelines to follow

Nearly half of L.A. tenants owe back rent

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In a new survey of Los Angeles County renters, 49% of households reported that they were unable to pay all of their rent during the pandemic. The study, by researchers from UCLA and the University of Southern California, found the median amount renters owe their landlords is $2,800. That suggests that countywide, tenants owe landlords upwards of $3 billion.

Easy Tips for an Amazing Lawn

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The lawn is probably one of the first features that visitors will set their eyes on when they walk into your home. A well-maintained lawn sets a perfect mood for fun and laughter by creating a relaxing environment. However, you will not have a beautiful lawn by doing the bare minimum. Lawn establishment and maintenance require deep sacrifice and dedication on your part.

Rainbow Housing Assistance Corp. Partners With Related Affordable To Deliver Quality Resident Services In...

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Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation (Rainbow), a nonprofit organization which provides award-winning services for low-income housing tenants throughout the country, has partnered with Related Affordable, the largest private developer of affordable housing in the United States, to support the Ridgewood and Pineview senior apartment communities in The Woodlands, Texas.

Your Guide to MLO Online Courses in Utah

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Becoming a mortgage loan originator (MLO)—sometimes called a mortgage loan officer—enables you to help clients find the right mortgage and then assist them in completing the application process for their loan. While mortgage loan originators do not need a specific degree to become eligible for the position, they usually have training in finance and business, as well as working experience in mortgage companies or banks.
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RealSource Announces New Investment Sales Division and Names Austin Blodgett as Vice President

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RealSource Group, a commercial real estate brokerage company focused on healthcare, retail and educational properties nationwide and trailblazer of the national master brokerage
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National Housing Conference announces new policy staff

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The National Housing Conference (NHC), the nation’s oldest and broadest housing coalition, announced today new staff members to its policy team. Brittany Webb joins NHC as senior policy and research associate. She brings over seven years of affordable
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FTC Names Two Additional Defendants in Its Case Against Zurixx Real Estate Investment Training...

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The Federal Trade Commission and the Utah Division of Consumer Protection have named two additional defendants in their case against the operators of the Zurixx real estate investment training

Luxury Golf Course Living in Ka’anapali

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The popular Kaanapali Resort furnishes a variety of fun outdoor leisure activities. Its two excellent golf courses hold wide appeal to locals and visitors to Maui. Every year, vacationers travel to West Maui to spend their leisure hours playing on the Kaanapali Kai Course and the Kaanapali Royal Course.
10 Ways to Diversify Your Land

10 Ways to Diversify Your Land to Boost Your Income

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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…
NeighborWorks America

Symposium on expanding shared equity housing highlights innovations and best practices in community-owned land

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At a time when many people are in financial survival mode, addressing everyday money matters, building long-term stability and wealth is more important than ever. One way to build

CAI PUBLISHES NEW RESOURCE TO SUPPORT RESIDENTS LIVING IN CONDOMINIUMS AND HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS

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Community Associations Institute (CAI), along with our sponsors ClickPay and Pinnacle Financial Partners, are proud to introduce Community Association Living: An Essential Guide for Homeowner Leaders—a new publication designed for anyone who lives in, works for, or supports homeowners associations, condominiums, or housing cooperatives.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

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.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

South Carolina yearly closed sales up almost 15% over 2020

South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) today released its monthly statewide real estate market reports. While 9,323 homes sold across South Carolina throughout September, representing 5% fewer homes than the same time last year, the year to date statistics show South Carolina yearly closed sales up almost 15% over 2020.