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South Carolina REALTORS® hold record-breaking conference, elect 2015 leadership

COLUMBIA, S.C. – September 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) last week hosted Sale Away, its 2014 annual conference and expo in Myrtle Beach. The conference was a big success with more than 500 Realtors® registered.

Financing for Historic Rehabilitation Projects Available Through New Grant Program

LANSING, MI – September 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Michigan State Housing Development Authority’s State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), today announced the availab…

COLORADO ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES SIX FAMILY MEMBERS INDICTED FOR MORTGAGE-FRAUD SCHEME

DENVER – September 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Colorado Attorney General’s Office announced that the statewide grand jury has issued a 37-count indictment against six family members for using their status in the real estate industry to perpetr…

AG Awards Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association with Overseeing Grant Program to Assist Struggling Homeowners

BOSTON – September 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA) has been chosen to coordinate and oversee a statewide program which works directly with families and individuals facing foreclosure, utilizing fu…

Paulsen Anti-Sex Trafficking Legislation Passes U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Legislation authored by Congressman Erik Paulsen (MN-03) combating sex trafficking passed the Senate by unanimous consent. The bill, H.R. 4980, the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening…

Ayala Welcomes Announcement of Expanded Affordable Housing Opportunities in Bridgeport

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — State Senator Andres Ayala joined Governor Dannel P. Malloy yesterday in announcing a significant investment in Affordable housing for Bridgeport and other communities around the state. The $1…

CBRE TAPPED TO MARKET WEST PALM APARTMENT COMMUNITY

West Palm Beach, FL – September 23, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — CBRE has been engaged to market a 202-unit apartment community with resort-style amenities in West Palm Beach, FL. Spanning 11.6 acres at 2111 Brandywine Road, Village Place offers an oppor…

CBRE ARRANGES $17.9 MILLION SALE OF 304-UNIT APARTMENT COMMUNITY IN DAYTONA BEACH

CHICAGO – September 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Pat Quinn today broke ground on the $70.5 million Illinois Veterans Home at Chicago. The 200-bed facility will be the fifth veterans’ home in the state and the first in Chicago. Today’s ac…

NEW Bond Initiative for Multifamily Rental Housing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — CHFA is offering a Multifamily Bond Initiative to those seeking multifamily construction and/or permanent financing for the creation and preservation of energy efficient, affordable, multifami…

AG Offers Consumer Tips Following Home Depot Data Breach, Announces Multistate Investigation

BOSTON – September 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Following reports of a data breach at Home Depot that is estimated to have put approximately 56 million credit and debit card numbers at risk nationwide, Attorney General Martha Coakley offers consumers…