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Governor Rendell Launches Statewide Foreclosure Prevention Initiatives

Says mortgage reforms need legislative action to prevent future crisis PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 29, 2007 – Homeowners across the state who are facing foreclosure because...

Court confirms decision nullifying Schuylkill Township ordinance requiring fire sprinklers in new homes

LEMOYNE, Sept. 7, 2007 - The Pennsylvania Builders Association, the voice of the state’s homebuilding industry, today praised a ruling by the Commonwealth Court of...

Rendell Administration Continues Its Investment in Allentown’s Future

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Yablonsky today announced Pennsylvania's investment in an Allentown townhouse...

Insurance Department Urges Home Buyers To Become Familiar With Title Insurance

HARRISBURG, October 23, 2007 — The Pennsylvania Insurance Department today encouraged consumers to consider the potential benefits of purchasing title insurance when buying a home. “Buying...

GMH Communities Trust Acquires Ownership Interest in Navy Southeast Region Military Housing Privatization Project

Initiative Comprises 11 Naval Bases in Five States; One of the largest PPV Housing Initiatives to date NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GMH...

Sovereign Bank Participates in Pennsylvania Program to Help Struggling Homeowners

WYOMISSING, PA, October 12, 2007 -- Sovereign Bank today announced its participation in the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency's (PHFA) Refinance to an Affordable Loan...

Housing Rehab Grants Will Help Local Homeowners Make Properties Safer, Attractive

PITTSBURGH, PA, October 12, 2007 - Homeowners in Allegheny County and Southside Clairton will be the beneficiaries of two grants from the Federal Home...

Turner Awarded $235 Million Contract For Second Phase of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA - October 10, 2007 - Turner Construction Company has been awarded a $235 million contract to complete Phase 2 of construction on the...

Congressman Dent helps lead passage of Affordable Housing Trust Fund

U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent today applauded House passage of H.R. 2895, the National Affordable Housing Trust Fund Act of 2007, of which he is...

Wanted: Owner to Give New Life to Funeral Home

Hatfield Funeral Home Building to Be Auctioned Oct. 19 HATFIELD, Pa., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine the possibilities -- a restaurant that specializes in "Death...

ProLogis Announces New Agreements With BMW of North America

Company Pre-Leases 1.2 Million Square Feet of Distribution Space to BMW in Pennsylvania and Illinois Warehouse Totaling 250,000 Square Feet Acquired in Sale-Leaseback Transaction...

HACP and KBK Awarded Tax Credits for Garfield Redevelopment

Pittsburgh, Sept. 14 2007 -- A crowd of nearly 100 Garfield residents and community stakeholders gathered at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church yesterday to meet...

Metro Commercial Negotiates Sale of Village Square Shopping Center

Highly visible 34,606 Berks County community center sold to Cherry Hill buyer Wyomissing, PA - October 8, 2007 - Metro Commercial Real Estate, Inc., the region’s...

Specter Speaks on Mortgage Crisis

Washington, D.C., October 5, 2007 - U.S. Senator Arlen Specter (R-Pa) spoke on the Senate Floor today regarding the mortgage crisis. Yesterday, Specter introduced...

Attorney General Corbett urges consumers to file complaints concerning problems with Berks County mortgage...

HARRISBURG, September 21, 2007 - Attorney General Tom Corbett today urged consumers to file formal complaints with the Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer Protection concerning...

Sen. Casey, Rep. Holden Celebrate $100 Million Grants Milestone in PA

HARRISBURG, PA, Sept. 14, 2007 - U.S. Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr. (D-PA) and U.S. Rep. Tim Holden (PA-17) joined public, private and nonprofit...

Locust Point Condominiums Named Condominium of the Year at Building Industry Awards

Locust Point Receives Top Honors at the Annual "William Penn Awards of Excellence" Ceremony PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2007 "William Penn Awards of...

Governor Rendell Says $201 million in Property Tax Rebates Sent to Seniors

HARRISBURG, Oct. 2, 2007 – Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced that more than 450,000 senior citizens have received Property Tax/Rent Rebates so far this...

Eckert Seamans Announces Major Expansion in Philadelphia, West Chester and Harrisburg

Adds 22 Attorneys from McKissock & Hoffman PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The national law firm of Eckert Seamans Cherin and Mellott, LLC today announced...

Local Homeowner Benefits from Cost, Energy-Saving Renovations

Rebuilding Together Philadelphia and the Associated Petroleum Industries of Pennsylvania help make low-income home more energy efficient PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rebuilding Together Philadelphia,...

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PHA To Use On-line Housing Applications For First Time

Philadelphia, PA - March 2, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Philadelphia Housing Authority announced today it would begin accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program on-line, through its Web site, pha.phila.gov.

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Governor Wolf Joins Philadelphia Officials for Funding Announcement on I-95

Governor Tom Wolf today joined PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards, Mayor Jim Kenney and Janet Haas of the William Penn Foundation for a funding announcement and update on the future reconstruction of Interstate 95 in the city.