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Second Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Harris County for Texas Flood Survivors

A second State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is now open in Harris County for homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding from May 4 to June 19

Mobile Registration Intake Center to Open in Navarro County for Texas Flood Survivors

A Mobile Registration Intake Center (MRIC) will open in Corsicana, Texas, on Monday, June 22,  at 9 a.m. to serve homeowners, renters and business owners who sustained damage as a result of the May 4-June 19 severe storms and flooding.

Governor Abbott Signs Legislation Providing Over $4 Billion In Tax Relief For Businesses And...

Governor Greg Abbott today hosted a bill signing ceremony at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) in Austin, TX where he ceremonially signed into law HB 32 (D. Bonnen, R-Angleton; Nelson, R-Flower Mound), which will permanently reduce the business franchise tax by 25 percent. Governor Abbott also highlighted several bills that he signed into law to reduce the property tax burden on homeowners, eliminate occupational licensing fees for more than 600,000 Texas professionals, and increase transparency to hold local taxing districts more accountable to voters

Help For Homeowners Affected by Foreclosure Errors

Washington, DC - September 19, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Large mortgage servicers have been ordered by federal bank regulators to identify borrowers who may have been harmed by errors and improper practices in foreclosure or threatened foreclosure and to review each of their mortgage files for financial harm.

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...

Scores of wronged homeowners to receive clear ownership titles after major scam

SAN ANTONIO, September 18, 2007 – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today concluded a lengthy enforcement action against central Texas manufactured home retailers who sold...

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...

Selling new home tough in today’s market

Q: I purchased a brand-new home in Texas. I have lived in the home almost two years, but I have been trying to sell...

Demolition may be only option for some homeowners

Confusion, anger and frustration filled the Multi-Purpose Events Center Thursday night as around 100 area flood victims tried to get answers from federal and...

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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.