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Governor O’Malley Announces Retirement Of Maryland’s Housing Secretary

ANNAPOLIS, MD – August 29, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Martin O’Malley announced today that Raymond A. Skinner, who has served as Secretary of the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development since 2007, is retiring at the end of…

EPA Improves Water Quality and Infrastructure in Arkansas

DALLAS – August 29, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $9,165,000 to the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission (ANRC) for projects such as replacing sewer lines, improving wastewater treatment faciliti…

TOP USDA OFFICIAL HIGHLIGHTS INVESTMENTS IN RURAL HOUSING WHILE VISITING KANSAS

Wichita, Kan., – August 29, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — In his keynote address here today at the 9th Kansas Housing Conference, USDA Rural Housing Service Administrator Tony Hernandez highlighted the department’s investments in rural housing and educa…

MassHousing Loan Closings of $16.6 Million Will Preserve Affordability for Senior Citizens Living at the 135-Unit Beacon House on Beacon Hill

BOSTON – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Affordability for senior citizens living at the 135-unit Beacon House on Beacon Hill has been extended in perpetuity by the new ownership as a result of $16.6 million in MassHousing financing

Mayor Walsh Announces Multi-Faceted

BOSTON – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced a comprehensive strategy to assist students moving into off-campus housing in Boston’s neighborhoods for the 2014-2015 academic year. Representatives from several Ci…

Deal: 13 Georgia cities awarded for outstanding achievement

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that 13 Georgia cities were recently awarded for outstanding achievement in urban design, economic development, organizational projects and downtown promotions at…

California Investment Firm Takes Chandler Iridium Facility for $12.7M

CHANDLER, AZ – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — A 69,429 SF fl ex manufacturing facility and an adjacent 2.97 AC parcel at 1800 S. Price Rd. in Chandler has been sold for $12,650,000. The building is fully-leased to Iridium Communications with an…

City Provides Update on Gallier Hall

NEW ORLEANS, LA – August 27, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, at Gallier Hall, located at 545 St. Charles Avenue, a small piece of the stone cornice fell from the building’s front façade and damaged the granite steps below. The City has secured the a…

Rep. Peters’ Statement on President’s Further Actions to Reform VA, Improve Economic Opportunities for Servicemembers

SAN DIEGO, CA – August 27, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52) released the following statement regarding the Administration’s new actions for servicemembers, veterans, and their families:

Education and Workforce Development Cabinet

FRANKFORT, Ky. – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Reminiscent of the final warehouse scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark, more than 190,000 cardboard boxes being relocated to the new Kentucky State Records Center in Frankfort are filled with history …