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Real Estate and Housing News from Mortgage & Finance News magazine

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Real Estate and Housing News from Mortgage & Finance News magazine

News: Proposed Legislation Would Make the 45L and 179D Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives More Lucrative

Mortgage and Finance News: (BLAINE, Minn.) The 'Growing Renewable Energy and Efficiency Now' (GREEN) Act aims to extend and boost tax incentives for energy efficiency and renewable energy. According to Alex Bagne, the President of ICS Tax, LLC, "If passed, the GREEN Act would make both the 45L Energy Efficient Home Credit (45L Credit) and the 179D Energy Efficient Commercial Building Deduction (179D Deduction) more advantageous while furthering the green missions of these incentives."

News: Green Janitorial Innovations Spur New Tech Company Focused on Occupant Health

Mortgage and Finance News: (DES MOINES, Iowa) With over eight years in providing green, sustainable, microbial protection to businesses, schools, and medical facilities throughout the Midwest, The Heritage Group of Des Moines, IA launched a new tech company, SPMC, LLC in the summer of 2020 to be led by SPMC President John Bergman and SPMC Technical Director Joe Johnson.

News: Choyce Peterson To Represent Three Retail Spaces In The SoNo Collection

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, announced that Brookfield Properties has appointed Choyce Peterson as the exclusive listing agent representing three separate spaces at The SoNo Collection, 100 N. Water Street in Norwalk, CT.

News: Sales Boomerang and Usherpa Expand Partnership to Set Mortgage Lenders Up for Success in 2021 Purchase Market

Mortgage and Finance News: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) Sales Boomerang, the industry's top-rated automated borrower intelligence and retention system, has expanded its partnership with Usherpa, a marketing and customer relationship management (CRM) platform for Realtors and mortgage lenders.

News: Top of Mind Partners with MBS Highway to Make Real Estate Report Cards Available Through Surefire CRM

Mortgage and Finance News: (ATLANTA, Ga.) Top of Mind Networks (Top of Mind), a leader in customer relationship management (CRM) and marketing automation software for the mortgage lending industry, has partnered with MBS Highway to distribute Real Estate Report Cards through Top of Mind's award-winning Surefire CRM.

News: Argosy Real Estate Partners selects Pereview as its new asset management platform

Mortgage and Finance News: (PHILADELPHIA, Pa.) Commercial real estate and private equity investment firm Argosy Real Estate Partners has chosen Pereview Software to support its growing portfolio and data strategy.

News: 5,700 Square Foot Office Space Sublease at 6 Landmark Square in Stamford, CT Represented by Choyce Peterson

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, announced they are exclusively representing a 5,700 square foot (SF) office suite available for sublease at 6 Landmark Square in Stamford, CT.

News: Blair & Potts Relocates within Stamford Plaza in Stamford, CT – Choyce Peterson Negotiates Transaction

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, announced the successful completion of lease negotiations for Blair & Potts for its 6,169 square-foot office space at Two Stamford Plaza in Stamford, CT.

News: Commercial Loan Corp – Offering Free ‘Property Tax Savings Estimate & Consultation’ for Beneficiaries Inheriting a Home – Keeping Parent’s...

Mortgage and Finance News: (NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.) Now that limitations and changes to CA Proposition 58 property tax breaks became active Feb 16, 2021 due to Proposition 19 - popular estate & trust lender Commercial Loan Corp in Newport Beach is offering heirs and beneficiaries inheriting a home from parents a Free Consultation & Estimate of Property Tax Savings - to keep their parent's low property tax base.

News: Dalfen Industrial, LLC selects Pereview as its new asset management platform

Mortgage and Finance News: (DALLAS, Texas) Leading industrial property investment management firm Dalfen Industrial (DI) has chosen Pereview Software to support its growing portfolio and data strategy.

News: 13,500 Square Foot Office Space Sublease at 1 Thorndal Circle, Darien, CT Represented by Choyce Peterson

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, announced they are exclusively representing a 13,500 square foot office suite available for sublease at 1 Thorndal Circle in Darien, CT. Choyce Peterson Principal John Hannigan, Vice President Adam Cognetta, and Vice President Charlene O'Connell comprise the brokerage team.

News: McCaw PM Vendor of The Year Award Given to Keller Services

Mortgage and Finance News: (FORT WORTH, Texas) McCaw Property Management has announced the winner of its annual Vendor of The Year Award. This year, the recipient is Keller Services Heating and Air Conditioning.

News: Cincinnati Company Develops Ground-Breaking Steam Technology for Sanitizing Amid Pandemic

Mortgage and Finance News: (CINCINNATI, Ohio) Bayzi Corporation has developed steam technology needed to quickly fight the spread of viruses like COVID-19 as well as bacteria, fungi, bed bugs and biofilms. They manufacture antimicrobial steam devices that will very quickly eliminate microbes, bugs and also provide a quick way to clean dust and grease. The machines use just water and no chemicals.

News: Mold Inspection Sciences Texas Warns Consumers Against Unlicensed Remediation Efforts Amid Disaster Cleanup

Mortgage and Finance News: (AUSTIN, Texas) On February 12, 2021, Texas Governor Abbott issued a disaster declaration following the severe winter storm that caused damage statewide. Mold Inspection Sciences Texas recommends that consumers pay close attention to this announcement as it allows out-of-state and unlicensed mold assessment and remediation contractors to obtain temporary registration and to perform mold remediation and material removal on storm-damaged properties.

News: Current Builders Announces 5201 Congress Groundbreaking

Mortgage and Finance News: (POMPANO BEACH, Fla.) Current Builders is preparing to break-ground on their latest project in Boca Raton. The 5201 Building is an eight-story structure with 284 units and an 827-space, six-level parking garage.

News: The Cesario Group Officially Certified as An LGBT Business Enterprise

Mortgage and Finance News: (MIAMI BEACH, Fla.) The Cesario Group, a Broker Associate at Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Miami Beach, Florida - is proud to announce its recent certification as an LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE®) through the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Supplier Diversity Initiative. The NGLCC is the business voice of the LGBT community and serves as the nation's exclusive certifying body for the LGBT-owned and operated businesses.

News: Incredible 12,375-14,625 Square Foot Available Office Space Sublease at 230 East Avenue in Norwalk, CT

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, announced they are exclusively representing a unique 12,375-14,625 square foot office suite available for sublease at 230 East Avenue in Norwalk, CT, located directly at the East Norwalk Metro North train station.

News: Co-Living, Perhaps Model of the Future

Mortgage and Finance News: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) Square and Lot, an innovative owner and developer of premium-quality, mixed-use properties in the Washington-metropolitan area, brings an inventive co-living option to Capitol Hill. Viva is a new development that takes living in the post-COVID world extremely seriously.

News: Vanguard Home Inspection LLC Helps Fight Elder Abuse

Mortgage and Finance News: (FRANKFORT, Ky.) Elder abuse in the U.S. is a growing problem, with experts predicting it will worsen as the senior citizen population continues to rise, says Vanguard Home Inspection LLC. One form of abuse is when contractors hired by the elderly fail to make promised repairs or make shoddy repairs in-order to increase their profit margin.

News: Choyce Peterson Negotiates New 6,500 SF Westport, CT Office for Keller Williams Prestige Properties

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and consulting firm, recently announced the successful conclusion of lease negotiations on behalf of Keller Williams Prestige Properties ('KWPP') for a new 6,500 SF office at 276 Post Road West in Westport, CT.

News: Jacobs Real Estate Advisors sells Navona @ Live Oak Apartments

Mortgage and Finance News: (SAN ANTONIO, Texas) Lawrence, New York based Jacobs Real Estate Advisors is pleased to announce the sale of Navona @ Live Oak Apartments, a 104-unit Class B multifamily community located in San Antonio, Texas. Originally developed and operated as a Hawthorne Extended Stay Hotel, the property was acquired by Jacobs in 2013 and underwent a repositioning project to convert the property to multifamily use.

News: New Podcast Uses Innovative Format to Deliver Top Real Estate News

Mortgage and Finance News: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) Words that Build is a new, crowdsourced podcast that publishes hot takes from industry professionals and transmutes written articles from top publications to audio. Topics range from updates on recent commercial and residential real estate projects to property tech and urban planning.

News: Fairway America, LLC selects Pereview as its new asset management platform

Mortgage and Finance News: (PORTLAND, Ore.) Commercial real estate and private equity investment firm Fairway America has chosen Pereview Software to support its growing portfolio. Pereview is the only all-in-one asset management platform that manages all of a client's data across the entire asset lifecycle from acquisition to disposition.

News: The Alliven Group Moves into New, 59,000 sq ft. Headquarters

Mortgage and Finance News: (LAKEWOOD, N.J.) After two years of building and development, The Alliven Group, a leading New Jersey-based real estate firm, has moved into a striking, $14-million office tower at the edge of Lakewood. Known as The Nexus, the four-story building is 100-percent leased and 50-percent owner-occupied. The Alliven Group occupies the top floor.

News: MC Companies and Move For Hunger Announce Collaborative Effort to Fight Hunger Nationwide

Mortgage and Finance News: (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) MC Companies - a leading Real Estate Investment and Management Company, and Move For Hunger - a national hunger relief non-profit organization, announced a new partnership that will fight hunger and reduce food waste nationwide. With estimates showing that the number of Americans facing hunger in 2020 increased by 46% due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

News: OfferMarket Adds Auctions to Commission-Free Real Estate Marketplace

Mortgage and Finance News: (BALTIMORE, Md.) Today, OfferMarket, a technology-enabled real estate marketplace announced the launch of OfferMarket Auctions. The company's real estate auction framework promotes buyer competition, reduces transaction costs and delivers faster closing times.

News: Developer Provides Update on Florence Project, Potentially Offering Massive Economic Impact to The Shoals

Mortgage and Finance News: (FLORENCE, Ala.) After a year in the works, downtown Florence could face a new economic boom thanks to The Mandolin, a thriving residential, retail, and office development project Bobo Family Group has proposed for the heart of the city.

News: SimpleShowing Inks Partnership with Expetitle to Create a Fully Digital Home Purchase Experience

Mortgage and Finance News: (MIAMI, Fla.) SimpleShowing, an online real estate startup disrupting the traditional real estate brokerage by changing the way buyers and sellers use real estate services, is pleased to announce its partnership with Expetitle, a Wynwood-based technology-driven startup, to bring a fully digital-first closing solution to reality.

News: Omaha-Based Apartment Developers Complete Their First 1,000 Apartment Units

Mortgage and Finance News: (OMAHA, Neb.) SB Communities, LLC, owned by Jerry Slusky and Bob Batt, is a privately-owned real estate development company known in Nebraska and Iowa for its focus on building new, first-class apartment communities since 2013, specializing in identifying Midwest communities with populations of around 50,000 where there is a particular need for amenity-filled apartments.

News: Choyce Peterson Publishes Year-End 2020 Lower Fairfield County Office Space Availability Poster

Mortgage and Finance News: (NORWALK, Conn.) Choyce Peterson, Inc., a full service commercial real estate brokerage firm with a specialization in tenant representation, announced the release of its 22nd semi-annual Lower Fairfield County Office Space Availability Poster.