Education & Training

Education & Training

School of Technology Offers Green Energy Technologies Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. - January 31, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Morris County Vocational School District is offering a new Share Time program, Green Energy Technologies, for high school students.

More Free Advice On Building Stronger, Safer, Smarter

TRENTON, N.J. - December 18, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- For knowledgeable and reliable advice on how to repair or rebuild your home safer and stronger, look no further than your local home improvement store.

Lee & Associates New Jersey Opens Second Office in Edison Township

Torrance, CA - September 5, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Lee & Associates New Jersey, in a move that will broaden its outreach and better serve its clients in the Central New Jersey region, has partnered with the former International Realty Group to open a second office in Edison, N.J.

NJAR® EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS

EDISON, N.J. - July 11, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® Educational Foundation (NJAREF) awarded 40 students yesterday afternoon with a total of $57,000 in scholarships to use towards furthering their education. Scholarships this year ranged from $1,000 to $2,500 and were presented to recipients at The Pines Manor in Edison, N.J.

JUNE 14-15: GOV. CHRISTIE AND LT. GOV. GUADAGNO SET TO ADDRESS I.CON-THE INDUSTRIAL CONFERENCE

JERSEY CITY, N.J. - June 8, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- I.con-The Industrial Conference, slated for June 14-15, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency in Jersey City, is expected to attract nearly 400 senior real estate professionals from across North America. The annual event, produced by NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and held in partnership with NAIOP New Jersey and SIOR, will be highlighted by addresses from Gov. Chris Christie and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno

NAIOP NJ COLLECTING “TOOLS 4 SCHOOLS” AT NOVEMBER 7 PRESIDENT’S AWARDS DINNER

SHORT HILLS, N.J. - October 24, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Following the success of its July Food Drive and Volunteer Day, the Community Action Committee of the New Jersey Chapter of NAIOP, the commercial real estate development association, is conducting a “Tools 4 Schools” drive to benefit the “Kids Division” of the Community Food Bank of New Jersey.

CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD ARRANGES 22,000-SQ.-FT. UNION LOCAL HEADQUARTERS ACQUISITION

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. - October 24, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Commercial real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield of New Jersey, Inc. has arranged the acquisition of 20 Fairfield Place, West Caldwell, N.J. on behalf of United Association of New Jersey-Plumbers Local 24 Education Fund. The buyer will relocate its administrative, training, and classroom facilities to the single-story industrial building from their existing headquarters in Lodi, N.J.

CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD’S WHITMER TAPPED FOR N.J. APARTMENT SUMMIT

SUMMIT, N.J. - September 21, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.’s Brian Whitmer, CCIM, a director with the commercial real estate services firm’s Metropolitan Area Capital Markets Group, has been selected to speak at the first New Jersey Apartment Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 2. The full-day event will take place at the Grand Summit Hotel in Summit, N.J., featuring high-level information and networking opportunities; more than 300 people are expected to attend.

OCTOBER 4: NAIOP NJ TO PRESENT SEMINAR ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE...

LIVINGSTON, N.J. - September 16, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- No one in business can afford to ignore the burgeoning social media any longer, and on October 4, NAIOP NJ, the commercial real estate development association, will present a seminar titled Social Media for Commercial Real Estate Professionals. Slated for the Eisenhower Corporate Campus in Livingston, N.J., the event will feature a panel of media experts offering their perspectives on the whys, hows, ethics and pitfalls of integrating social media into a company's marketing and communications strategy.

DCA & HMFA Launch Consumer Education Initiative for Start of Homebuying Season

TRENTON, N.J. - April 7, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- To coincide with the traditional start of home buying season, the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) and New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (HMFA) today launched The Road Home New Jersey, an education initiative that prospective first-time homebuyers can use to navigate the road to affordable home ownership

What’s New – IDX Map Display Searching

Fairfield, NJ - March 25, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- What is the main reason home buyers visit real estate websites? To search for listings! RE/Advantage has successfully worked with many agents, offices and boards/MLSs to create a user friendly listings search. With this IDX solution real estate professionals can display thousands of listings from their website and maintain their branding on every listing!

HOMEBUYING SEMINAR THIS THURSDAY FOR LARKEN ASSOCIATES LOPATCONG TWP. COMMUNITIES

LOPATCONG, N.J. - February 24, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Larken Associates will host a Homebuying Seminar this Thursday (March 3rd) for those hoping to learn just how easy and affordable it is to purchase at its two residential communities in the suburban Warren County Township of Lopatcong

Christie Reform Agenda Restores Fiscal Discipline and Ends Abuse of Property Tax Dollars, While...

Trenton, NJ - November 1, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Christie Administration today announced it is moving forward with a comprehensive plan to enact fiscal discipline and promote the prudent use of scarce property tax dollars by capping salaries for superintendents. The regulations, announced in July, will result in a salary reduction for more than 360 school superintendents who serve school districts with low numbers of students.

NJAR® Housing Opportunity Foundation and Partners Present Free Financial Seminar

Edison, NJ - September , 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® Housing Opportunity Foundation, Inc. (NJARHOF) is proud to announce its latest endeavor to educate and empower New Jersey’s consumers.

Registration Now Open for 10th Annual Triple Play Convention

Edison, NJ - September 13, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Registration is now open for the tenth year of the Triple Play REALTOR® Convention & Trade Expo, the largest annual real estate event in the region.

NJAR® Housing Opportunity Foundation and Partners Present Free Financial Seminar

EDISON, N.J. - June 2, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® Housing Opportunity Foundation, Inc. (NJARHOF) is proud to announce its latest endeavor to educate and empower New Jersey's consumers.

Weichert to Host Seminar to Help First-Time Buyers Take Advantage of Tax Credit Before...

MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - August 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- The $8,000 tax credit for first-time buyers passed by Congress earlier this year has created an excellent opportunity for those wishing to capitalize on today’s affordable housing market.

NJAR® Hosting Free Seminar on Buying a Home in Today’s Real Estate Market

Edison, NJ - July 9, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) – The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR®) will continue its educational seminar series on July 29 at the Grand Versailles Hotel in Maple Shade, with a free event from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Clock is Ticking -- Time to Harness Your Home Buying Power will give attendees insight on the many different aspects of buying a home.

NJAR® Applauds Bill Establishing Continuing Education for Real Estate Licensees

Edison, NJ - June 4, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR®) today voiced its enthusiastic support for legislation establishing continuing education requirements for real estate licensees. As a means of increasing consumer protections and encouraging the use of the most up-to-date educational tools by real estate licensees, the bill requires real estate brokers, broker-salespersons and salespersons to complete continuing education requirements as a condition for license renewal.

NJAR® Hosting Educational Series on Buying a Home in Today’s Real Estate Market

Edison, NJ - June 3, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR®), in partnership with The Star-Ledger, will kick off its educational seminar series on June 24 at the NJ Convention and Exposition Center at Raritan Center in Edison, with a free event from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Clock is Ticking -- Time to Harness Your Home Buying Power will give attendees insight on the many different aspects of buying a home.

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Lautenberg Announces Millions in New Funding for Housing in New Jersey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 18, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Today, Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) announced millions of dollars in new funding for New Jersey’s public housing authorities to rehabilitate and modernize public housing units in New Jersey. The capital improvement money was included in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act signed into law by President Obama.

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Flame Cut Steel Establishes New Home in Irvington

When Ramesh Nuthi was looking for a permanent location for his manufacturing business in 2015, he turned to the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) for support. With just over $645,000 in EDA direct loan funds in hand, Nuthi was able to establish Flame Cut Steel’s new home in an 18,291-square-foot facility in Irvington and purchase new machinery to help expand the company’s services