Interest Rate Assessed for January 1 through December 31, 2008

TRENTON, NJ - December 5, 2007 - The assessed interest rate for the period January 1 - December 31, 2008, is 10.50%. The rate is calculated as follows:...

New Jersey Historic Trust Awards $11 Million in Historic Preservation Grants

Funds to Benefit 61 Historic Sites Across New Jersey TRENTON, N.J. – Underscoring the state’s commitment to historic preservation, the New Jersey Historic Trust today...

Hampshire Partners Fund VII Acquires Former Organon USA Research and Development Building in West...

West Orange, NJ, Nov. 21, 2007 – The Hampshire Companies, a full service, private real estate investment fund manager with equity in assets valued...

NJ’s Gunning Island Protected

Rumson, NJ, Nov. 20, 2007  -- The Trust for Public Land (TPL) and the Borough of Rumson announced today the protection of 20 acres...

I’m having a problem with the current mortgage company that is servicing my loan

What can I do? First, it should be noted that there is currently no regulation of the mortgage loan servicing industry in the State of...

Property Tax Relief Checks Mailed

The Division of Taxation mailed over 2 million homestead rebate checks for tax year 2006 to New Jersey residents this summer. In early August,...

Hampshire Partners Fund VII Acquires 88,000-Square-Foot Warehouse in Teterboro, N.J.

Teterboro, NJ, Nov. 14, 2007 – The Hampshire Companies, a full service, private real estate investment fund manager with equity in assets valued at...

New Jersey league joins mortgage-crisis alliance

TRENTON, N.J., Nov. 5 --The New Jersey Credit Union League has joined a public-private alliance designed to both educate and assist the state's homeowners. The...

Holt-Emanuel Property Tax Relief Initiative Included In House “Temporary Tax Relief Act”

Provision Would Allow Millions of American Homeowners Who Do Not Itemize on to Take Additional Standard Deduction Washington, D.C., November 9, 2007 – The U.S. House...

Borrowers Predicting Mortgage Rates Based on the Fed’s Rate Adjustments May be in for...

Misconceptions about mortgage rates' driving forces can cost borrowers huge sums HOLMDEL, N.J., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Each time the Federal Reserve (the Fed) cuts...

Answering Your Questions about the Homestead Property Tax Credit/Rebate

The past legislative session witnessed an intense but necessary debate concerning New Jersey’s high property taxes. While there were many measures enacted into law...

Reverse Mortgage for NJ Seniors

The HMFA offers HECM reverse mortgage loans. A HECM loan is an FHA-insured reverse mortgage allowing seniors (62 and over) to access the equity...

Zebu Forno Franchisee Signs Lease For Hoboken Site; European-Style Bakery and Cafe Expects to...

HOBOKEN, N.J., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoboken's restaurant scene will soon be getting a touch of old-style Europe, when Zebu Forno brings its bakery...

Funds Will Construct a New Senior Housing Development in Pleasantville for Low-Income Seniors

WASHINGTON, November 1, 2007 – United States Senators Robert Menendez and Frank R. Lautenberg today announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)...

House Committee’s Tax Legislation Includes Holt’s Property Tax Relief Provision

Provision Would Benefit Property Owners in New Jersey Who Do Not Itemize on Federal Returns Washington, D.C., November 1, 2007 – Today, Rep. Rush Holt (NJ-12)...

“Universal Homeowner Tax Relief Act” Would Benefit More Than 30 Million Property Owners Who...

Washington, D.C., October 31, 2007 – Reps. Rush Holt (NJ-12) and Rahm Emanuel (IL-5) today will introduce legislation that creates a new property tax deduction...

AvalonBay Dominates 14th Annual Garden State Awards

COMPANY WINS SIX AWARDS FOR EXCEPTIONAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB) received top honors from the...

State Agencies, Financial Institutions Announce Partnership, Refinance Program to Address Mortgage Crisis

Foreclosure prevention is goal for New Jersey HOPE alliance TRENTON, NJ - October 31, 2007 - The Commissioners of the New Jersey Departments of Banking and Insurance (DOBI)...

Package of legislation will arm homebuyers with knowledge, information to avoid bad loans

WASHINGTON, October 10, 2007 – Standing at the house of a Newark homeowner whose adjustable rate mortgage has skyrocketed recently, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ)...

HUD’s Assisted Living Conversion Program Grants For NEW JERSEY

Trent Center to receive $2,271,953 WASHINGTON, October 31, 2007 -  The Assisted Living Conversion Program grant funds will be used to continue the conversion of elderly...

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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.

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Pascrell Announces $1.1M Federal Grant for Superstorm Sandy Recovery

U.S. Representative Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) announced the awarding of a $1,162,364 Federal Emergency Management Agency grant to New Jersey which will be used to restore Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC) property damaged by Hurricane Sandy.