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Low interest rates fail to spark August home sales; home prices continue to increase despite improving housing inventory

LOS ANGELES – September 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — California home sales pulled back in August, reversing two months of increases, as the median home price rose from the previous month and year, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) sa…

Mayor Walsh Unveils New Boston Solar Map

BOSTON – September 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Mayor Martin J. Walsh today launched Solar SystemTM Boston, a new map which enables homeowners and businesses to quickly and easily understand their roof’s solar potential and installation cost estima…

Lee & Associates Brokers 10-Year +, 109,060 SF Lease at Canal Crossing

PHOENIX, AZ – September 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — A leading auto aftermarket company has signed a 10-year + lease for 109,060 SF at Canal Crossing Logistics Center at 5670 S. 32nd St. in Phoenix. The project is currently under construction.

MassHousing Loan Closings of $9.1 Million will Extend Affordability and Help Renovate Wareham Apartment Community

BOSTON – September 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Residents at the 100-unit Woods at Wareham will see affordability there extended along with substantial improvements to the property as a result of $9.1 million in MassHousing loans

Rep. Peters Challenges ‘Early Dismissal’; Demands Vote to Protect Pregnant Workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) continued his effort to convince Speaker John Boehner that the House of Representatives should not adjourn at the end of this week, as has been widely reported…

LA County Helps Flood-Prone Homeowners Prepare for Storm Season

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) –More than $2.3 million in flood damage can be attributed to about 50 homes within Los Angeles County unincorporated areas, according to recent findings by LA County Public Works engineers

Local Company Signs 3-Year, 42,000 SF Lease for Chandler Warehouse Space

CHANDLER, AZ – September 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — An Arizona-based company signed a 36-month lease for 42,000 SF at the Gold Canyon Candles Building at 6205 S. Arizona Ave. in Chandler.

MassHousing provided nearly $1 billion for affordable housing in fiscal year 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 8, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Strong demand for affordable home mortgage loans propels Agency to second-best lending year ever BOSTON – September 4, 2014 – MassHousing provided $985.2 million for afford…

Jim Kinney of Chicago Installed as President of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 8, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — REALTOR® Jim Kinney, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI, of Chicago has been installed as the 2015 President of the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. He is Vice-President of Luxury Home Sales for Baird …

CHF|CIRB Releases July 2014 Housing Statistics

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 5, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — California’s private building activity is measured by building permits issued and building permit valuation totals