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Newly Renovated Café Opens at 40 and 50 Union Avenue Medical/Professional Office Campus in Irvington, N.J.

DeNeal’s Café & Grill at 40 and 50 Union Avenue Medical/Professional Office Campus recently marked its grand opening on the ground floor of the eight-story, 52,000-square-foot 50 Union Ave., office tower. The café, which is just steps from the …

Lee & Associates Ontario Hires Retail Investment Specialist

The Ontario office of Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in the nation, has announced that Jonathan Selznick, a retail investment specialist who focuses on the acquisition and disposition of shopping centers in …

Tipton Pushes to Fully Fund PILT

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) joined with a bipartisan group of his House colleagues to urge House leadership to prioritize funding for the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016, and to work toward a long-term, sustainable…

Missouri’s Transportation Chief, McCaskill Discuss Infrastructure Investments

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill today discussed with Missouri’s transportation chief and a top federal transportation official the importance of infrastructure investments to make the state’s roads and bridges safer, and spur economic growth.

Kennedy Wilson Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering

International real estate investment and services firm, Kennedy-Wilson Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: KW) (“Kennedy Wilson” or the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 7,500,000 shares of its common stock at a pu…

TESTER URGES FOR QUICK REAUTHORIZATION AS NATIVE AMERICAN HOUSING GRANT INITIATIVE ADVANCES THROUGH THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Senator Jon Tester released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives voted to reauthorize the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (NAHASDA), an initiative that awards block grants for tribes and tribal h…

SCHUMER CALLS ON FEDS TO INVESTIGATE SAFETY OF LUMBER LIQUIDATORS’ WOOD FLOORING & RECALL PRODUCT IF DANGEROUS

Standing outside a New York City Lumber Liquidators showroom, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today urged the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to immediately launch a broad investigation into the safety of Chinese-imported wood flooring materi…

Hultgren Supports Tax Credit for Local Short Line Freight Railroads

U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) has cosponsored the Short Line Railroad Rehabilitation and Investment Act of 2015 (H.R. 721), which extends a tax credit of 50 cents for every dollar spent on track improvements, leveraging private sector inve…

CHA CEO MICHAEL MERCHANT ANNOUNCES NEXT PHASE OF REDEVELOPMENT AT ALTGELD GARDENS

Chicago Housing Authority announced today it is set to begin the next phase of renovations for Altgeld Gardens –Murray Homes Development on the city’s Far South Side. CHA is in the midst of multi-phased rehab of the housing development that will i…

Empire State Development Announces Request for Proposals for Purchase and Redevelopment of Former Monterey Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility

“Spring begins this week, and now is the ideal time for the renewal and redevelopment of the Monterey Shock site,” said ESD President, CEO & Commissioner Howard Zemsky. “This RFP will generate new employment opportunity and spur investment in…

Community Economic Revitalization Board announces nearly $1.7 million in grants and loans

Public investments to fund infrastructure development and economic feasibility studies in Cowlitz, Douglas, Franklin, and Jefferson counties

Tennessee Main Street Communities Generated $95 Million in 2014

Tennessee Main Street provides technical assistance and training for communities in developing real-world solutions to make downtowns safe, appealing, vibrant places where folks want to shop, work, live, invest and make memories.

EQUITY OFFICE AND 5G STUDIO REVEAL NEW LOOK FOR SOLANA BUSINESS PARK

Solana Business Park and architecture firm 5G Studio Collaborative today released final architectural design renderings of the property’s $50 million campus renovation. 5G Studio revealed designs that build on the inimitability of the original archit…

Rep. Lowenthal Bill Will Create Dedicated Revenue Source To Invest In Crumbling National Freight Infrastructure

In an effort to strengthen America’s economic competitiveness, Congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) has ntroduced bipartisanlegislation which will provide a dedicated revenue source to invest in rebuilding our nation’s crumbling freight infrastructure.

Randy Blankstein, President of the Boulder Group, to Co-Chair IREI Triple Net Investor Strategies Conference

Randy Blankstein, President of national net lease advisory firm The Boulder Group, will be the conference co-chair of Institutional Real Estate, Inc.’s Triple Net Investor Strategies Conference in New York on June 16th, 2015. Additionally, he will be…

Governor Haslam, Commissioner Boyd Announce Nissan to Undergo Major Expansion at Smyrna Facility

“Not only is Nissan investing in Tennessee by expanding its physical footprint in Smyrna, they are also investing in developing a strong workforce through their manufacturing training center, a big step toward sustaining future automotive demands.”

Packrite, LLC Expansion to Add 100 New Jobs in Guilford County

The project was made possible in part by a performance-based grant from the One North Carolina Fund of up to $100,000.

CT REIA “Fast-Track” Real Estate Coaching Program in Connecticut

You owe it to yourself to read this critical letter from start to finish, because the time for you to join a tight-knit team of local residents who are using an easy-to-use, powerful and proven ‘SYSTEM’ to succeed in amassing profitable real estate pro…

Burr and Manchin Introduce Bill to Reduce Veteran Homelessness

Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Joe Manchin (D-WV) introduced the Homeless Veterans Prevention Act of 2015. This legislation would build on existing homeless veterans programs at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) by investing in established prog…

McCrory’s budget proposal ignores need for investments in families, communities

Proposal fails to rollback harmful cuts and lacks plan for broadly shared prosperity, new report finds.