Housing & Development

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

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 …

The Affordable Housing Crisis in Massachusetts: Where do the Gubernatorial Candidates Stand?

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 5, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Massachusetts faces an affordable housing crisis, and there are two major problems – inadequate supply and affordability – that restrict housing choice and limit opportunities for many residents. Solving the affordable housing crisis requires strong executive leadership that prioritizes affordable housing policy.

Governor Ceremonially Signs Bill Allowing Kentucky Housing Corporation to Further Assist Families with Affordable, Quality Housing

BEREA, Ky. – September 2, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Governor Steve Beshear today joined Rep. Rita Smart, of Richmond, and Kentucky Housing Corporation’s (KHC) Executive Director Kathryn Peters to ceremonially sign new legislation enabling KHC to exp…

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…