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DEM Issues Expedited Citations to 29 Property Owners in Violation of RI Cesspool Act Requirements First of Notices Issued Under DEM’s New Streamlined Process for Citing Clear-cut, Easily Verifiable and Correctable Violation

PROVIDENCE – April 16, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Department of Environmental Management’s Office of Compliance and Inspection has issued an Expedited Citation Notice (Notice) to 29 property owners who are in violation of requirements under the Rho…

PA Treasurer McCord Highlights $139,000 in Unclaimed Property Owed to Libraries, Bookstores and Literacy Organizations During National Library Week

Harrisburg – April 16, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — This National Library Week, State Treasurer Rob McCord reminded libraries, book stores and literacy organizations that there is more than $139,000 in unclaimed property up for claim in Treasury’s free

Cassidy Supports Tax-Exempt Housing For Religious Institutions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 16, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy announced he will be introducing legislation to protect faith-based institutions from unnecessary taxes. The Faith and Fairness Act of 2014 allows religious institu…

Cohen Announces More Than $4.3 Million in Funding to Help End Homelessness in Memphi

MEMPHIS, TN – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced that $4,368,290 in federal funds has been awarded to the City of Memphis and 13 local non-profit organizations to help end homelessness in the Ninth Dist…

Bramnick: Best way to observe April 15 is to lower taxes

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today is the final day for filing federal and state income taxes. Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick said the deadline is a reminder that reducing the tax burden should be the highest priorit…

Interested in serving on a PAR committee in 2015?

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The online committee form is now available through PARealtor.org. We are also asking you to complete a Member Profile Form prior to completing your committee requests for 2015

GOV. MALLOY ANNOUNCES FUNDS TO SUPPORT AFFORDABLE HOUSING THROUGHOUT THE STATE

HARTFORD, CT – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Department of Housing (DOH) Commissioner Evonne M. Klein, and Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) President and Executive Director Eric Chatman today announced inve…

April is U.S. and Kentucky Fair Housing Month- Great opportunity to learn about rights to housing, free from discrimination

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — There are still many residents who are not aware of their rights to live free from discrimination in the area of housing.

Household hazardous waste to be collected in Eustis

EUSTIS – April 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Lake County Solid Waste Division is encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials in a safe and environmentally conscious way at an upcoming collection event. Th…

Arlington County Board Approves $16.5 Million Loan to Preserve Affordable Housing on Columbia Pike

ARLINGTON, Va. – April 14, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Arlington County Board today approved a $16.5 million Affordable Housing Investment Fund (AHIF) loan to help AHC Inc., a nonprofit affordable housing developer, purchase Serrano Apartments at 55…