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CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES APPRAISALS COMPLETED ON 96 WOODBRIDGE AND EAST BRUNSWICK HOMES FOR POST-SANDY BUYOUTS

TRENTON – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Christie Administration today announced the state is closing in on the first buyouts of Superstorm Sandy-damaged homes in Woodbridge and East Brunswick, in Middlesex County, with appraisals completed a…

Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Academy Lofts Project in Arbor Hill

Albany, NY – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of The Barn and Academy Lofts at the Barn, a restoration project designed to increase affordable housing opportunities and serve as an innovative …

Governor McCrory Announces Appointments to Ports & Turnpike Authorities

Raleigh, NC – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Office of Governor Pat McCrory announced the following appointments today:North Carolina Ports Authority Board of Directors

Empire State median sales price continues to climb as home sales dip in first quarter

Albany, NY – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The New York State median sales price grew by 5.1 percent in the 2014 first quarter compared to a year ago, continuing its upward trend, according to the housing market report released today by the New …

Delaney Op-Ed in Financial Times Calls for Compromise on GSE Reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Congressman John K. Delaney (MD-6) authored an op-ed in today’s Financial Times calling for pragmatic compromise on housing finance reform. In the piece, Delaney argues for an approach that “c…

Renters and Homeowners Invited to 14th Annual Montgomery County Housing Fair and Financial Fitness Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Montgomery County Department of Housing and Community Affairs invites all County residents to attend the 14th Annual Montgomery County Housing Fair and Financial Fitness Day on Saturday, May 3…

Mayor Lee & Board President Chiu Launch Ellis Act Housing Preference Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Mayor Edwin M. Lee and Board of Supervisors President David Chiu launched the Ellis Act Housing Preference Program (EAHP) for tenants who are evicted under the State Ellis Act. Displaced tenants w…

Community Development Week April 21-27 Highlights ’40 Years of Building Strong Communities’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The City of Knoxville will mark National Community Development Week April 21-27 with a series of events showcasing projects of the City’s Department of Community Development and its nonprofit part…

OHFA Board Awards $12.3 Million for the Development of Affordable Housing in Medina, Columbiana, Lucas and Cuyahoga Counties

COLUMBUS – April 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) Board approved more than $1.4 million through the Housing Development Assistance Program (HDAP) to provide flexible, low-interest financing for affordable housing de…

Bucco Happy to Hear Discussion on Eliminating Estate and Realty Transfer Taxes

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 18, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Assembly Deputy Republican Leader Anthony M. Bucco said he is pleased to hear of the support for repealing the estate and realty transfer taxes which lead New Jersey residents to leave the state f…