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USDOJ

Justice Department Issues Statement Announcing Decision to Appeal Alabama Association of Realtors v. HHS

National
Brian M. Boynton, Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department's Civil Division, released the following statement: “The CDC’s eviction moratorium — which Congress
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.

Treasured NYC Academic and Cultural Center Must Be Saved

National
The National Puerto Rican Agenda (NPRA), the largest coalition representing the Puerto Rican diaspora across the United States, announces the launch of an urgent national campaign to protect, preserve and strengthen the mission and resources of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT SEEKS COMMUNITY PARTNERS TO SUPPORT MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION OF WILD...

National
The Bureau of Land Management has released a funding opportunity inviting new public and private partners to help support the agency’s mission to manage and protect wild horses and burros on public lands.
The White House

Statement by NSC Spokesperson Emily Horne on the Biden Administration’s Efforts to Protect U.S....

National
The Biden Administration is taking steps to safeguard U.S. critical infrastructure from persistent and sophisticated cyber threats. As a pilot of the Administration’s broader cybersecurity initiative
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Announces Community Land Trust Approach to Revitalize Langston-Slater Schools Site

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Mayor Bowser and Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development John Falcicchio announced new progress in redeveloping the Langston and Slater Schools by partnering
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Announces $350 Million Rent and Utility Assistance Program for DC Residents

National
Mayor Muriel Bowser launched a new program to provide financial assistance to DC residents struggling to make rent and utility payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Stronger Together by Assisting You (STAY DC) program, renters
DOE

Biden Administration Takes Bold Action to Protect Electricity Operations from Increasing Cyber Threats

National
As part of the Biden Administration's effort to safeguard U.S. critical infrastructure from persistent and sophisticated threats, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) launched an initiative to
DC Department of Housing and Community Development

Bowser Administration Breaks Ground on 24 New Affordable Homes at 8th and O Streets...

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Bowser Administration officials from the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) broke ground on a mixed-use project that will bring 79 new homes and 3,327 square feet of ground floor retail space to 8th

WHITEHOUSE STATEMENT ON BIDEN’S JOBS AND INFRASTRUCTURE PROPOSAL

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U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, today released the following statement regarding President Biden’s Build Back Better proposal:

Wyden, Warren, Brown, Casey, Smith Announce Plans to Introduce New Bill to Build Child...

National
Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Tina Smith, D-Minn., announced that they plan to introduce a new bill allocating mandatory funding to build child care availability over
USDOJ

Biden-Harris Administration Extends Moratorium on Residential Evictions in USDA Multifamily Housing Communities in Accordance...

National
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) extended the eviction moratorium to affected multifamily housing
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Norton Says Biden American Jobs Plan to Jumpstart SW Ecodistrict Plan

National
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) said today that President Biden’s historic infrastructure bill, the American Jobs Plan, should be considered to jumpstart the National Capital Planning Commission’s SW Ecodistrict Plan, which would turn 110
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Announces $66 Million Investment from the Housing Production Trust Fund to Protect...

National
Mayor Muriel Bowser and the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) announced the selection of 9 projects that will produce and preserve over 1,100 affordable
DOE

Energy Secretary Granholm Announces Ambitious New 30GW Offshore Wind Deployment Target by 2030

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National Offshore Wind Goal To Support 77,000 Jobs, Power 10 Million Homes, Cut 78 Million Metric Tons in Carbon Emissions
GSA

GSA Continues ACE Mentor Program of America Partnership

National
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and the ACE Mentor Program of America (ACE) are continuing their partnership to expand awareness of the design and construction industry among high school students and share a commitment to diversity
U.S. Department of Commerce

Secretary Gina M. Raimondo Statement on her Meeting with a Bipartisan Delegation from the...

National
Following a meeting with a Bipartisan Delegation from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo released the following statement
VA

Tester Fix Cuts Red Tape on Funding for Organizations Assisting Homeless Veterans Amid COVID-19...

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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced $50 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) capital grants
The White House

President Biden Announces his Intent to Nominate Adrianne Todman as Deputy Secretary for Housing...

National
President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Adrianne Todman as Deputy Secretary for Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Adrianne Todman, Nominee for Deputy Secretary
Mayor Muriel Bowser

HUD RELEASES 2020 ANNUAL HOMELESS ASSESSMENT REPORT PART 1

National
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today released its 2020 Annual Homeless Assessment Report Part 1 to Congress. The report found that 580,466 people experienced homelessness in the United States on a single night in 2020

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Robert Lindley - Canyon Title

Robert Lindley of Canyon Title Selected for 2021 Titan 100 CEO...

Canyon Title Inc, a Boston National Company, announced today that Robert Lindley, President and CEO of Canyon Title, has been selected for the 2021 Titan 100 by Wipfli, LLP. Collectively, the Titan 100 and their companies employ more than 127,00

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Covid-Safe Open House in 2021

How to Deliver a Covid-Safe Open House in 2021

Running an open house is not as easy as it used to be. The real estate world has been shook-up by the Covid-19 pandemic as much as any other industry. It’s necessary to plan for precautions when you’re expecting many people to come through the front door.