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Congressman Steve Cohen

Congressman Cohen Receives “A” on National Parks Action Fund Congressional Scorecard

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Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-9) received the only “A” on the National Parks Action Fund Congressional Scorecard for the first half of the 118th Congress among members of Tennessee’s
Habitat

Habitat for Humanity calls on Congressional lawmakers to address the nationwide affordable housing crisis

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In the face of a historic housing shortage that includes a lack of entry-level homes and skyrocketing home prices, Habitat for
Support Ukrainian Refugees

GFP Real Estate and Its Tenants Raise More Than $200,000 to Support Ukrainian Refugees

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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.
NAHB

Coalition of Trade Associations Requests Improvements to White House Implementation of the Build America,...

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Four national trade associations petitioned the White House to make improvements in its implementation of “made in America”
USDOJ

Kansas Owner of Construction Firms Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Employment Tax...

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A Kansas woman was sentenced yesterday to two years in prison for willfully failing to account for and pay over employment taxes to the IRS in connection with three construction firms that she
8 Additions to Your Home to Help Boost Property Value

8 Additions to Your Home to Help Boost Property Value

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Many homeowners want to increase the value of their homes, and well-thought-out additions may have a big influence. Here are eight valuable additions to consider for enhancing your property's appeal and resale value.
U.S. Senator Alex Padilla

Padilla, Lankford Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Advance Tribal Parity in Federal Law

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U.S. Senators Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) and James Lankford (R-Okla.) introduced bipartisan legislation to strengthen Tribal parity for the
The White House

WHITEHOUSE ANNOUNCES $1.59 MILLION IN FEDERAL FUNDING THROUGH NATIONAL COASTAL RESILIENCE FUND

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U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse today announced three awards totaling $1,592,800 in federal funding to improve the resiliency
Senator Bill Cassidy

CASSIDY ANNOUNCES $2 MILLION FOR LOUISIANA RAILROADS FROM HIS INFRASTRUCTURE LAW

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U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) announced the Department of Transportation (DOT) will grant Louisiana a total of
USDA

FACT SHEET: Year Two of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law at USDA

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On November 15, 2021, President Biden signed into law the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, an historic investment in America’s infrastructure and competitiveness. Since being signed into law, it
Congresswoma Grace Meng

Meng Commemorates Two Year Anniversary Of The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

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U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens), a member of the Regional Leadership Council (RLC), yesterday commemorated the two-year anniversary of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL).
6 Tips on Finding Accounting Professionals for Property Taxes

6 Tips on Finding Accounting Professionals for Property Taxes

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As a real estate investor, or a developer, you may be earning your income from one, or from several different properties. Navigating all the income and making sure you are doing the taxes right
Congressman Jared Huffman

REPRESENTATIVES HUFFMAN AND SMITH INTRODUCE VOLUNTARY GRAZING PERMIT RETIREMENT ACT TO PROMOTE CONSERVATION OF...

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Representatives Jared Huffman (D-Calif.)and Adam Smith (D-
Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill

Rep. Sherrill: “The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Delivers for New Jersey”

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Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill released the following statement commending today’s announcement of the allocation of Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding towards 25 passenger rail projects on
MBA

MBA Statement on the Biden Administration’s Announcement on Commercial Property Conversions to Housing

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Bob Broeksmit, CMB, President and CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), released the following statement on the Biden

Do I Need a Lawyer for a Rental Lease Agreement?

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A rental lease agreement is a crucial legal contract between landlord and tenant. When a proper contract is in place, it should protect both parties. These agreements outline terms and conditions of the rental property and create a legal framework that protects the rights and responsibilities of both parties involved.

NFHA and Fellow Fair Housing Advocates File Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Supporting the...

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The National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA), 50 of its operating members, and three fair housing testers filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in Acheson Hotels v. Laufer, a case that will decide whether testers have standing to pursue claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

NORTON INTRODUCES BILL TO REMOVE AUTHORITY OF U.S. COMMISSION OF FINE ARTS OVER LOCAL...

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Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) introduced a bill today to remove the authority of the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts
Congressman Jimmy Panetta

REP. PANETTA REINTRODUCES HIS BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO BETTER PROTECT AND ASSIST FAMILY FARMS

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United States Representative Jimmy Panetta (CA-19), along with Rep. Mike Kelly (PA-16), reintroduced the bipartisan Preserving
Congressman Emanuel Cleaver

Reps. Cleaver, Chavez-DeRemer Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Expand Access to Affordable Housing, Remove Bureaucratic...

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This week, U.S. Representatives Emanuel Cleaver, II (D-MO), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Subcommittee on

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

New Democrat Coalition

New Democrat Coalition and Congressional Hispanic Caucus Request Answers from Navy...

New Democrat Coalition Affordable Housing Task Force Chair Norma J. Torres (CA-35), Vice Chair Emilia Sykes (OH-13) and Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair Nanette Barragán (CA-44) led 21 Members in letters to investigate recent reports that Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) engaged in racially discriminatory lending practices.