Housing & Development

Housing & Development

LASER solicits donations to fix hurricane-damaged home

MONTVERDE - February 13, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Lake And Sumter Emergency Recovery (LASER) is asking the community to donate building materials to repair a manufactured home in the Montverde area that was damaged during the 2004 hurricanes but wasn’t repaired correctly.

Hotel Indigo Opens Fourth Location in Florida

ATLANTA - February 12, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Hotel Indigo today announces the opening of its fourth property in Florida and second to enter the Miami market. A contemporary and unpretentious boutique, Hotel Indigo Miami Lakes provides guests a refreshing and upscale hotel experience at a reasonable price.

Green Bldg Council Welcomes Award-Winning Designer

January 16, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The January 21 Noon meeting of the CDBIA Green Building Council will feature Ed Binkley for a discussion about "Affordable Green."

IBHS Chooses Odell Associates to Design World Class Disaster Research Facility

TAMPA, FL - January 14, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) announced that Odell Associates Inc., based in Charlotte, NC, has been chosen to lead the architectural/engineering design team for its world class disaster research facility

Department of Economic Growth & Redevelopment rings in New Year by welcoming new development

TAVARES, FL - January 12, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Lake County Department of Economic Growth & Redevelopment is welcoming a new addition to the Christopher C. Ford Commerce Park, the Lakeview Distribution Center, which is under construction by IDI, an industrial real-estate developer.

Lake County Government welcomes new art exhibit to downtown Tavares administration building

TAVARES, FL - January 12, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Lake County is welcoming a “Southern Fried Fiber” art exhibit to the Lake County Administration Building, located at 315 W. Main St. in Tavares, beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 7.

Habitat Orlando Receives Largest Commitment in 22-Year History from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

$533,000 commitment is made through national alliance to build additional homes in U.S. ORLANDO, FL - December 17, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Habitat Orlando...

Realtors Help Bring an Orlando Family Home

ORLANDO, FL - November 06, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Orlando resident Martina Dunston has spent more than 300 hours over the past two years...

Universal Cycle to Hold Second Rule Development Workshop in Orlando

Tallahassee, FL - October 24, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Florida Housing's Universal Cycle will hold a Rule Development Workshop on Thursday, October 30, 2008...

Baldwin Park Wins FAR’s 2008 ENVY Award

ORLANDO, FL - October 16, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Baldwin Park, a traditional neighborhood development on 1,100 acres near Orlando’s thriving downtown, has won...

The Lee Building Industry Association Wins Seven Association Excellence Awards!

Fort Myers, FL - September 1, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — The Lee Building Industry Association (Lee BIA) is pleased to announce that it has...

Housing starts and building permits decline in May

WASHINGTON – The Census Bureau reported this morning that May housing starts fell by 3.3 percent compared to April numbers. Privately-owned housing starts in...

HUD Approves Demolition of Dunbar Village One Year after Vicious Attack

Portion of apartments at complex where mother and son were brutally attacked will be torn downWASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

NAHB Research Center Releases New Findings from Study of Soft Housing Market’s Impact on...

New Findings from 2008 Survey of Home Builders Reveals Recent Changes in Business Operations, Promotional Tactics, and Attitudes toward New Product Purchases Orlando, Fla. -...

HUD UNVEILS NEW CONCEPT HOME VISION

Charleston home to be a model for sustainability and green building ORLANDO, FL - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today unveiled its...

Eco-Friendly Waterway Village Pays Homage to Bald Eagle with Expansive Conservation Area

Florida one of nation's top eagle havens VERO BEACH, Fla., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Homebuyers are flocking to Waterway Village, DiVosta Homes' master-planned community in...

Project7ten To Be The First Ever Famed Los Angeles Certified “ECO-HOME” To Be Sold...

Developers of famed project7ten home team up with Auctionwire to offer worldwide eBay buyers a unique Platinum Certified eco-home admired by Hollywood Celebrities. Toronto, December...

NATIVE COMMUNITIES’ EXPERTS TO GATHER IN MIAMI

NATIVE COMMUNITIES’ EXPERTS TO GATHER IN MIAMI TO FOCUS ON BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, AFFORDABLE HOUSING, JOBS, ASSET BUILDING STRATEGIES Miami, FL///December 11, 2007///Nearly 100 representatives from...

Tallahassee Home Builder to Receive Highest ‘Green Building’ Rating In Florida

K2 Urbancorp meets U.S. Green Building Council requirements for the first Silver LEED-certified home in the State of Florida TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ --...

Presidio Networked Solutions Aids Realtors Association and County Clerks Office with Key Networking Infrastructure

Realtors Organization Now Thwarts Hackers at Their Point of Entry; Court Reduces Network-Server Backup Times by Over 80% GREENBELT, Md., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Presidio...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Colombia tops all Foreign Searches for Miami Real Estate

Colombia continues to lead all foreign countries searching for South Florida real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). The South American nation finished as the top international country using MIAMI’s search portal, www.Miamire.com, in May 2016. Colombia has now led the rankings for six consecutive months

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

A Florida Future Fund Would Upgrade State’s Crumbling Infrastructure, Protect Natural...

As a state on the front lines of climate change, Florida needs to upgrade its crumbling infrastructure and invest in innovative energy, transportation, and flood protections to withstand sea-level rise and more extreme weather