LandAmerica To Present at the Credit Suisse Insurance and Asset Management Conference 2007

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: LFG), Fortune magazine's number one Most Admired Company in the mortgage services industry,...

Rent Increases in Rent Stabilized Apartments

State and local laws limit your landlord’s right to increase the rent in your rent-stabilized apartment. How do I know if my apartment is rent...

City Planning and Economic Development Corporation Announce Comprehensive Coney Island Rezoning Plan to Safeguard...

November 8, 2007 - City Planning Commissioner Amanda M. Burden and New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President Robert Lieber today unveiled the...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Announces $3 Million “Block-by-Block” Program to Revitalize Blighted Neighborhoods in...

Not-For-Profits and Government Agencies Would Be Eligible; Local Match Required BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 8, 2007 — The New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) today announced...

HALT Task Force Expands Efforts to Address Subprime Lending Crisis

Governor Eliot Spitzer today met with Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and members of the Governor's Halt Abusive Lending Transactions (HALT) Task Force to address...

Carol Rosenthal Joins Fried Frank’s Real Estate Practice

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Carol E. Rosenthal has joined the Firm as...

Law Firm Gersten Savage Completes $1 Million Renovation, Adds to Modern Art Collection

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Gersten Savage LLP, one of New York's top five independent law firms, has renewed its 10-year lease for...

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Nudge Higher

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mortgage rates moved up this week, with the average conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate now 6.34 percent. According...

Thompson Launches “Save Our Homes” Initiative To Address Subprime Crisis In New York City

October 30, 2007 -- Flanked by several of the city’s top labor and religious leaders, New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson, Jr. today...

MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. Announces Public Offering of Common Stock

NEW YORK, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MFA Mortgage Investments, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) announced today it plans to make a public offering of 15,000,000 shares...

STAR Rebate Check Application Deadline Extended

November 02, 2007 - Acting New York State Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Barbara G. Billet announced that Gov. Eliot Spitzer recently signed legislation...

Senator Flanagan Successfully Extends Tax Relief Deadline For Homeowners

November 5, 2007 - Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) announced today that the deadline to apply for property tax rebate checks has been...

Governor Spitzer Announces Increased Home Heating Financial Support For Working Families

New York, November 1, 2007 -- Governor Eliot Spitzer today announced the annual launch of the home heating assistance program, which this year includes...

Governor Spitzer Announces Financing For More Than 1,180 Housing Units Across New York State

New York, November 2, 2007 -- Governor Eliot Spitzer today announced $510 million in financing for the construction and renovation of 1,182 affordable housing...

NYS Housing Finance Agency Approves $15.5 Million in Financing to Renovate West Village Apartments...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 to Help Western New York Seniors Renovate Homes NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 -- The board of the New York...

NYS Housing Finance Agency Approves $451 Million in Financing for Affordable Housing in New...

470 New Affordable Units Include 150 Units of Supportive Housing NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 -- The board of the New York State Housing Finance...

Senator Flanagan Celebrates First Home Purchased Through Senate Program

New York, November 2, 2007 - Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) joined with his colleagues in the Senate majority, the Long Island Housing...

NY Attorney General Sues First American and its Subsidiary for Conspiring with Washington Mutual...

Washington Mutual (WaMu) Demanded Appraisers Who Inflated Property Values NEW YORK, NY (November 1, 2007) – Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that he...

City Announces Development Team to Build Affordable Housing on NYCHA Properties in East Harlem

Phipps Houses and Urban Builders Collaborative to Develop Over 300 Affordable Apartments November 1, 2007 -- New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development...

Amicos Plead Guilty in Connection With $60 Million Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy Case

ROCHESTER, N.Y., OCTOBER 4, 2007-- Robert J. Amico, age 45, and brother Richard N. Amico, age 36, pled guilty yesterday to charges in connection...

HUD’s Assisted Living Conversion Program Grants For NEW YORK

Bernardine Apartments, Phase VII to receive $3,754,850 WASHINGTON, October 31, 2007 - The Assisted Living Conversion Program grant funds will be used to continue the conversion of elderly...

Senator Clinton Urges HUD to Extend Asset Control Area Agreement for City of Rochester

Contract Allows City of Rochester to Address Community Development Strategies to Reflect Local Housing Needs Washington, DC, October 24, 2007 – Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton today...

Mayor Bloomberg Discusses Executive Order for City Agencies to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in...

The following is the text of Mayor Bloomberg's weekly radio address as prepared for delivery on 1010 WINS News Radio for Sunday, October 28,...

‘It’s Our Armory,’ Declares Bronx Community

Elected Officials, Labor, Community and Religious Leaders Demand Armory Developer Sign Community Benefits Agreement KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, October 27,...

Assembly Approves Star Application Deadline Extension

October 23, 2007 -- Speaker Sheldon Silver said today that the Assembly approved legislation to extend the application deadline for the Middle Class STAR...

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Flatiron Partnership and Van Alen Institute Unveil Winner of Flatiron Public...

the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Business Improvement District (BID) and Van Alen Institute unveiled the winner of the fourth annual Flatiron Public Plaza Holiday Design Competition—Flatiron Reflection by Future Expansion—a temporary installation in the heart of the Flatiron District. Flatiron Reflection will be the centerpiece of the Partnership’s sixth annual holiday program and a highly visible landmark in this thriving New York City neighborhood.

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Flatiron Partnership and Van Alen Institute Unveil Winner of Flatiron Public...

the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Business Improvement District (BID) and Van Alen Institute unveiled the winner of the fourth annual Flatiron Public Plaza Holiday Design Competition—Flatiron Reflection by Future Expansion—a temporary installation in the heart of the Flatiron District. Flatiron Reflection will be the centerpiece of the Partnership’s sixth annual holiday program and a highly visible landmark in this thriving New York City neighborhood.