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Action On Flood Insurance Renewal

April 7, 2010
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The National Association of Realtors® said today that it will continue to press Congress for speedy action to renew authority for the Federal Emergency Management Agency to issue flood insurance under the National Flood Insurance Program that expired March 28. Congress is on its spring recess and will return April 12. Flood insurance is required by...
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Housing Starts

March 17, 2010
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NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN FEBRUARY 2010 BUILDING PERMITS * Privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in February were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 612,000. This is 1.6 percent (±1.0%) below the revised January rate of 622,000, but is 11.3 percent (±1.8%) above the February 2009 estimate of 550,000. * Single-family authorizations in February were...
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Neighborhood Stabilization Boot Camp

March 15, 2010
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BOSTON, MA – Dozens of local officials from 12 of the regions hit hardest by the housing crisis are meeting at Harvard University March 14 -16 to develop new strategies for stabilizing neighborhoods that experience large numbers of foreclosures. The Boot Camp will convene teams of government officials, nonprofits and real estate firms from...
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RSS Greater Philadelphia Region

  • 2012 Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure
    First, I encourage you to please view this video message from Founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker, regarding the recent changes to Komen granting strategy. I also remind you that, like you, the Philadelphia Affiliate is concerned about these changes and are in discussion with Komen National [...] […]
  • Abraham Lincoln Union Open House
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: The Union League of Philadelphia, founded in 1862 as a patriotic society to support the Union and the policies of Abraham Lincoln, will host its annual Open House on Saturday February 4, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited to stay after the open house for a special [...] […]