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Attorney General Pam Bondi Joins Federal-State Mortgage Rescue Fraud Sweep

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – July 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Attorney General Pam Bondi joined the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Trade Commission and 15 other states in a joint federal-state enforcement sweep targeting scam operations th…

Housing Services offers mobility ramps for eligible households

TAVARES – July 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Lake County’s Housing Services Division, with the support of federal funding, is offering eligible citizens help with obtaining mobility ramps for their homes.

MSHDA Investing $2.5 Million in Blight Removal in Five Michigan Counties

LANSING, Mich. – July 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Community Development Division (CDD) of the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) has announced six recipients will receive Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) funding inco…

Congressman Garamendi Congratulates Yuba, Sutter & Glenn Counties on Economic Development & Transportation Grants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 24, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) congratulated Yuba, Sutter, and Glenn counties after they secured a number of federal grants this week. Sutter County Airport and Yuba County Air…

Gardner and Methuen receive CDBG funding

WASHINGTON, DC – July 23, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Third District communities Gardner and Methuen will receive $900,000 and $417,295, respectively, in federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) to support housing rehabilitation, public service…

Cassidy Confirms Flood Insurance Refunds Begin Oct. 1, 2014

WASHINGTON – July 19, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of…

Snyder makes appointments to Board of Real Estate Appraisers

LANSING, Mich. – July 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of James Hartman, of East Lansing, and Maureen Mausolf, of Bad Axe, to the Michigan Board of Real Estate Appraisers.

Attorney General Tom Horne Awards “Housing Opportunity for Service Disabled Veterans” Program Contracts From National Mortgage Settlement Funds

Phoenix, AZ – July 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — – Attorney General Tom Horne today announced the award of over $2.5 million to fund loans to veterans with service-connected disabilities for accessibility and related improvements to their homes. The…

Rep. Miller Cosponsors Bill Prohibiting HHS from Housing Illegal Unaccompanied Children in Non-Federal Facilities without Consulting State and Local Leaders

Washington – July 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, U.S. Representative Candice Miller (MI-10), Vice Chair of the House Homeland Security Committee and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security, issued the following statement aft…

SENATOR DURBIN, GOVERNOR QUINN, MAYOR EMANUEL AND COOK COUNTY BOARD PRESIDENT PRECKWINKLE ANNOUNCE MORE THAN $31 MILLION IN HUD DISASTER RECOVERY FUNDING FOR CHICAGO AREA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 15, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today announced that the Chicago area has been awarded a to…