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Buyers Add ‘Commercial Retail Shopping Center’ to Their Christmas Shopping List

DALLAS, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- How many times have you left a store you frequented and said, "I shop there so much, I should...

Construction Scheduled for Affordable Senior Housing Complex

Houston, October 29, 2007 -- Mayor Bill White joined City of Houston Housing's Director Richard Celli, Community Development Department, Assistant Director Donald Sampley, City...

City and GTRI Agree to Develop Recommendations for Improving Energy Efficiency in Houston Buildings

Houston, October 19, 2007 -- Increasing its efforts to make Houston green, the City of Houston has entered into a multi-year contract with the...

$40 Million Housing Grant Announced For City Of Houston

October 17, 2007 -- Mayor Bill White joined Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Executive Director Michael Gerber, City Housing Director Richard Celli...

Mortgage Assistance Center Corporation Obtains $50 Million Investment Facility

DALLAS, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mortgage Assistance Center Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: MTGC) (the "Company"), headquartered in Dallas, announced today the signing of a...

Senator Shapleigh Requests Special Session On Subprime Lending And Texas Foreclosures

"We believe certain counties in Texas are headed for record foreclosures and decreased property values unless strong actions is taken." EL PASO, Oct. 16, Senator...

Attorney General Abbott Takes Legal Action Against Foreclosure Rescue Firm’s Unlawful Texas Operations

Clients of Southern Residential urged to call their lenders immediately HOUSTON, October 24, 2007 – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today obtained a temporary restraining order...

Biggest Mortgage Lenders

DALLAS, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A preliminary analysis of third quarter earnings data indicates residential mortgage originations fell 19.19 percent from the second quarter,...

Clients of Foreclosure Assistance Solutions urged to call their lenders immediately

SAN ANTONIO, October 19, 2007 – The 408th District Court has issued a temporary injunction against a Florida-based “foreclosure rescue” scheme. Under the court order...

USAA Real Estate Co. Affiliate Begins Construction on 428,400 SF Dual-Rail Served Distribution Warehouse...

San Antonio, TX, October 16, 2007 - Texas-based USAA Real Estate Co. through its affiliate, Zephyr Rail Industrial, L.P., has announced that they are...

HUD awards $18.7 million in ‘sweat equity grants’ to four self-help housing developers

Grants to help produce at least 1,115 homes for first-time homebuyers DALLAS, October 11, 2007 - More than a thousand low-income families will become homeowners for the first time thanks to their own labor and $18.7 million in funding announced today by Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson.

Successful Alternatives to Sell Homes Despite Housing Slump

Companies like Creekview Realty are Revolutionizing the Real Estate Industry PLANO, Texas, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the slumping housing market, Texans do not need...

Washington Real Estate Specialists Join Texas Analysts at Sunbelt Builders Show

6,000-plus builders from four southwestern states hear some good news about industry's financial state DALLAS, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas builders heaved a collective sigh...

Opus West Buys Land in Houston’s Energy Corridor for Office Development

HOUSTON, Sept. 4, 2007 – Opus West Corp. has purchased 16.9 acres of land at Interstate 10 and State Highway 6 in Houston’s Energy...

Attorney General Abbott Charges Foreclosure Rescue Firm with Operating Unlawful Scam

Court freezes assets of Foreclosure Assistance Solutions HOUSTON – September 14, 2007- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today charged a business with operating an unlawful...

Boston Capital Real Estate Partners, LLC Closes Investment in Class A, Market Rate Multifamily...

Boston, MA - September 18, 2007 -- Boston Capital Real Estate (BCRE) Partners, LLC closed its investment in Alexan Palm Valley, a to-be-built 340-unit,...

Behringer Harvard Acquires Three More Office Properties in Houston Market

DALLAS, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Behringer Harvard announced today that it has purchased a portfolio of three institutional-quality, multitenant office buildings located within key...

Builders from Texas and Four Southwestern States Convene to Hear the Latest Word on...

Real estate specialists from Washington join Texas analysts for Sunbelt Builders Show DALLAS, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, one of only five...

NNN Apartment Reit Acquires Towne Crossing Apartments in Mansfield

SANTA ANA, Calif., Aug 31 /PRNewswire/ -- NNN Apartment REIT, Inc. has acquired Towne Crossing Apartments in Mansfield, Texas. The acquisition closed on August...

Stewart Title Guaranty Co. sponsors study assisting Native Americans to improve homeownership

HOUSTON (Aug. 28, 2007) – Stewart Title Guaranty Co. is sponsoring the Tribal Land Title and Recordation Office Study, a research partnership between First...

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How to Prevent Accidents and Injuries at the Workplace

According to a study published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were approximately 2.8 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported by private industry in the past year.