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Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Date of Earnings Release and Conference Call to Discuss 4th Quarter and Year-End 2019 Results
Jan 23, 2020 5:16 AM ET

Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Date of Earnings Release and Conference Call to Discuss 4th Quarter and Year-End 2019 Results

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 23, 2020 - SALT LAKE CITY-- Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today it will release financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2019 on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 after the market closes. The Company will host a conference call at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 to discuss its financial results.  Hosting the call will be Extra Space Storage's CEO, Joe Margolis. Joining him will be Scott Stubbs, Executive Vice President and CFO. . [more...]

Realogy Named to Forbes 2020 Best Employers for Diversity List
Jan 22, 2020 5:38 AM ET

Realogy Named to Forbes 2020 Best Employers for Diversity List

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - MADISON, N.J.-- Realogy (NYSE: RLGY), the leading and most integrated provider of residential real estate services in the United States, has been named by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers for Diversity. The recognition spotlights 500 companies across two dozen industries that demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. To create the ranking, Forbes and market research company Statista anonymously surveyed more than 60,000 employees working for organizations with at least 1,000 people. The study. [more...]

CIT Earns Top HRC Corporate Equality Index Score and Named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality
Jan 22, 2020 5:35 AM ET

CIT Earns Top HRC Corporate Equality Index Score and Named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - NEW YORK-- CIT, a leading national bank, today announced it received a score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. As part of the recognition, CIT has also been designated a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality. "CIT is committed to fostering an inclusive workplace for our employees,. [more...]

Weyerhaeuser Announces Tax Treatment of 2019 Distributions
Jan 22, 2020 5:32 AM ET

Weyerhaeuser Announces Tax Treatment of 2019 Distributions

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - SEATTLE-- For shareholders of Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY), the 2019 dividend distributions totaling $1.36 per share on the Common Stock CUSIP 96216610 traded under the symbol WY are classified for income tax purposes as Capital Gain Distributions which are treated as long-term capital gain. The common share dividends were paid quarterly as follows: $0.34 on March 22, 2019; $0.34 on June 21, 2019; $0.34 on September 20, 2019; and $0.34 on December 20, 2019. Because the company's dividend distributions are characterized as capital gains, they are not. [more...]

Poker Champion Joanne Jishung
Jan 22, 2020 5:23 AM ET

Poker Champion Joanne Jishung ‘JJ’ Liu Purchases Rosati’s Pizza Franchise

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - BRASELTON, Ga.-- Rosati's Pizza is delighted to announce that successful poker champion, real estate developer and entrepreneur JJ Liu is expanding her extensive business portfolio with the purchase of one of their full-service Rosati's Pizza franchises. JJ is excited to open Rosati's largest restaurant concept, a Sports Pub offering a full dining room and bar, in her current hometown, the prestigious and rapidly expanding city of Braselton, Georgia. JJ's local real estate. [more...]

STAG Industrial Announces Tax Treatment Of 2019 Dividends
Jan 22, 2020 5:18 AM ET

STAG Industrial Announces Tax Treatment Of 2019 Dividends

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - BOSTON-- STAG Industrial, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:STAG) today announced the tax treatment of its 2019 dividends to holders of its common and preferred stock. For holders of the Company's common stock, the 2019 dividend includes one monthly dividend declared in 2018 and paid in 2019, and 11 monthly dividends declared and paid in 2019. 62% of the common stock dividend was taxable in 2019.  The tax treatment for the common stock dividend. [more...]

GenCare Lifestyle Launches Whole Life Connect
Jan 22, 2020 2:48 AM ET

GenCare Lifestyle Launches Whole Life Connect

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - TACOMA, Wash.-- GenCare Lifestyle at Point Ruston, a wellness-focused, 159-apartment retirement community at Point Ruston announced today an innovative partnership to improve the health and wellness of active adults in the South Sound.   GenCare Lifestyle launches resident-centered wellness collaboration in Tacoma Washington. Partnering with the state's leading healthcare experts at MultiCare Health System, DispatchHealth, Olympic Sports & Spine and others, GenCare plans to take care of the wellness needs of. [more...]

Bank of the West Named One of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality and Diversity
Jan 22, 2020 2:40 AM ET

Bank of the West Named One of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality and Diversity

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - SAN FRANCISCO-- Bank of the West, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, today announced it has been named one of the Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, receiving a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a benchmarking tool on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality across the United States. This is the second year in a row that Bank of the West. [more...]

BIA
Jan 22, 2020 2:07 AM ET

BIA ‘Prison-2-Employment’ Program Honored by Riverside Clergy Association

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - RIVERSIDE, Calif.--  People once incarcerated can now gain new skills and find a job, thanks to a new homebuilding training program recognized Sunday, January 19 by the Riverside Clergy Association at the 16th Annual Martin Luther King Day "Making a Difference" program at Park Ave Baptist Church in Riverside, California. Among the dignitaries attending the event were: Riverside Mayor William "Rusty" Bailey, Riverside Councilmember Andy Melendrez, Riverside Community College Trustee Mary Figueroa, and Interim Riverside Police Chief Larry Gonzalez.   The Prison-2-Employment program, launched last year, represents. [more...]

Country Music Superstar Luke Bryan Partners With Cornerstone Building Brands As 2020 Home For Good Project Ambassador
Jan 22, 2020 1:53 AM ET

Country Music Superstar Luke Bryan Partners With Cornerstone Building Brands As 2020 Home For Good Project Ambassador

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 22, 2020 - CARY, N.C.-- Cornerstone Building Brands, the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America, launched its Home for Good project in 2016 to help address the affordable housing crisis.  This year, they will partner with country music superstar Luke Bryan to continue their efforts to help build affordable homes across the U.S. Home For Good Since the program's inception, Cornerstone Building Brands donated over $2 million in exterior building products to Habitat for Humanity,. [more...]

Greenpark Group - At Home Around the World
Jan 21, 2020 5:01 AM ET

Greenpark Group – At Home Around the World

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - TORONTO- On January 16, 2020, Greenpark Group held a grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony for Greenpark Group USA along with the much-anticipated Star Decor Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The event, which celebrated the company's first venture into the USA, garnered an enthusiastic response from local media, dignitaries, brokers and trades experts, as well as a display of support and solidarity from their team back home in Canada. With over 52 years of experience. [more...]

Mainsail Lodging & Development Expands Corporate Housing Business
Jan 21, 2020 3:07 AM ET

Mainsail Lodging & Development Expands Corporate Housing Business

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - TAMPA, Fla.-- Mainsail Lodging & Development is opening Mainsail Corporate Housing, the company's first brand entry into the corporate housing industry. The new Mainsail Corporate Housing will initially serve the Virginia, South Carolina and North Carolina markets. The expansion follows Mainsail's Jan. 1 acquisition of Commonwealth Corporate Suites, which has offered premium fully-furnished apartments throughout Virginia since 2004. As a successful franchisee of Oakwood Worldwide®, Mainsail Housing will continue its operations for market-leading brands ExecuStay and Oakwood in Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. "This is. [more...]

Hunt Capital Partners and Pennrose Launch Second Phase of Affordable Housing Redevelopment in Maryland
Jan 21, 2020 2:58 AM ET

Hunt Capital Partners and Pennrose Launch Second Phase of Affordable Housing Redevelopment in Maryland

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - LANHAM, Md.-- Hunt Capital Partners, in collaboration with Pennrose, LLC, announced the closing of $4.52 million in federal low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) equity financing for the new construction of the Residences at Glenarden Hills Phase 2A, located in Lanham, Md. The development will offer 55 affordable housing units restricted to seniors age 62 years and older. Residences at Glenarden Hills Phase 2A is the second phase in the redevelopment of land that once housed. [more...]

LifeWorks Partners With Handsome To Launch End Youth Homelessness ATX 2020 Campaign Microsite
Jan 21, 2020 2:39 AM ET

LifeWorks Partners With Handsome To Launch End Youth Homelessness ATX 2020 Campaign Microsite

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - AUSTIN, Texas-- LifeWorks, a local non-profit and advocate for youth and families seeking their path to self-sufficiency, has partnered with Handsome, an Austin-based holistic experience design agency, to launch a new microsite, lifeworks2020.org. The site will introduce LifeWorks inaugural fundraising campaign and provide insight to its initiatives. The goal of the year-long drive is to raise the $4.9 million needed to end youth homelessness in Austin by the end of 2020. "The microsite to our End Youth Homelessness. [more...]

LifeWorks Launches 2020 Campaign to End Youth Homelessness in Austin
Jan 21, 2020 2:31 AM ET

LifeWorks Launches 2020 Campaign to End Youth Homelessness in Austin

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - AUSTIN, Texas-- LifeWorks, an Austin-based nonprofit organization that supports youth experiencing homelessness, has officially launched a fundraising campaign to end youth homelessness in Austin by the end of 2020. Their goal is to raise $4.9 million over the course of the year to create the housing and programming needed to immediately serve more than 250 youth identified as experiencing homelessness in Austin between the ages of 18-26, and to continue to scale programs and services to serve. [more...]

Value Investors Launch Attainable Housing Platform From Davos, Switzerland
Jan 21, 2020 2:24 AM ET

Value Investors Launch Attainable Housing Platform From Davos, Switzerland

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 21, 2020 - DAVOS, Switzerland-- MultiGreen Properties, LLC ("MultiGreen" or "the Company") announced today from Davos, Switzerland, the official launch of a revolutionary housing initiative dedicated to solving the acute need for entry-level housing. MultiGreen's mission is to construct 40,000 attainable housing units by 2030. MultiGreen is committed to improving the state of the world by providing attainable housing in critical market areas. As a partner of the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals, and signatory of. [more...]

Jan 20, 2020 2:39 AM ET

Blue Shield of California Commits $20 Million to Support Gov. Newsom’s Initiative to Tackle Homelessness, Behavioral Health Services

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - OAKLAND, Calif-- Blue Shield of California today announced a $20 million contribution to the California Access to Housing and Services fund Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed in his 2020-2021 budget. The governor announced the fund last week to help solve the state's homelessness crisis together with reforms to Medi-Cal to better integrate physical and behavioral health. Blue Shield is one of the first companies to respond to the governor's call for donations from philanthropy and the private. [more...]

AFR Announces Availability of USDA Renovation
Jan 20, 2020 1:37 AM ET

AFR Announces Availability of USDA Renovation

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - PARSIPPANY, N.J.-- American Financial Resources, Inc. (AFR) is pleased to announce the addition of the USDA Renovation program to its suite of specialty loan programs. USDA Renovation loans allow eligible borrowers in designated rural communities to combine the purchase of a home with any necessary renovations into a single loan. "USDA Renovation allows borrowers the flexibility to purchase a home they love, even if it needs some renovations to fit their family's. [more...]

California REALTORS® statement on SB 50
Jan 20, 2020 1:30 AM ET

California REALTORS® statement on SB 50

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - LOS ANGELES-- The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement on Senate Bill 50 after it was moved to the Senate Rules Committee: "The California Association of REALTORS® thanks Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins for her outstanding leadership and her commitment to continuing the conversation on SB 50. As proud co-sponsors of SB 50, we firmly believe that it continues to represent the most significant effort to address California's housing affordability crisis," C.A.R. President Jeanne Radsick said.. [more...]

Welltower Announces Date of Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast
Jan 20, 2020 1:25 AM ET

Welltower Announces Date of Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - TOLEDO, Ohio-- Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter 2019 financial results after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. The Company will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss these results. The Company's earnings release will be available in the Investors section of the Company's website. Investors and other interested parties may access. [more...]

Treehouse Stresses Need for 20 Child Welfare Caseworkers in Announcing Legislative Agenda
Jan 20, 2020 1:13 AM ET

Treehouse Stresses Need for 20 Child Welfare Caseworkers in Announcing Legislative Agenda

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - SEATTLE-- Treehouse, a statewide nonprofit which gives youth in foster care a childhood and a future, is asking the legislature to invest in 20 additional caseworkers to help meet the caseload ratios agreed to under the Braam settlement agreement. High caseload sizes lead to poor case management, high staff and foster parent turnover, lower rates of family reunification and increased length of stay in foster care. As a result, Washington children spend more. [more...]

DIY Homes Coming to Style Again
Jan 20, 2020 12:58 AM ET

DIY Homes Coming to Style Again

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - TARTU, Estonia-- Avrame taken upon itself to offer affordable housing. In this time and age of misinformation and fake news you might think this is a hoax, but this time the reality is exactly the opposite. From problem to product A-frame cabin in the woods TRIO150 going up in Minnesota Avrame is led by Mr Indrek Kuldkepp - a man with several years of experience from international wooden house markets. Thanks to him "having. [more...]

Jan 20, 2020 12:43 AM ET

RE/MAX National Housing Report for December 2019

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - DENVER-- December posted a record finish to a year and a decade, with a year-over-year increase in home sales of 13.5% in the 54 metro areas covered by the report. That was the highest increase of any month in 2019, and the highest for the month of December since 2009. Also posting a record for 2019 was the inventory decline of 14.5% year-over-year, accompanied by corresponding drops in Months Supply of. [more...]

Redfin Report: U.S. Home Prices Up 7% in December
Jan 20, 2020 12:36 AM ET

Redfin Report: U.S. Home Prices Up 7% in December

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 20, 2020 - SEATTLE-- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- U.S. home-sale prices increased 6.9% year over year in December to a median of $312,500, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. Home prices were also up 1.1% month over month on a seasonally-adjusted basis, the largest increase since February 2018. "Low mortgage rates and a strong economy fueled homebuyer demand in December, which boosted both home sales and prices," said Redfin chief economist Daryl Fairweather. "Prices. [more...]

Healthpeak Properties™ Announces Tax Treatment of 2019 Distributions
Jan 19, 2020 4:49 AM ET

Healthpeak Properties™ Announces Tax Treatment of 2019 Distributions

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 19, 2020 - IRVINE, Calif.-- Healthpeak Properties, Inc. (NYSE: PEAK) announced today the tax treatment of its 2019 distributions.  The following table summarizes, for income tax purposes, the nature of cash distributions paid to stockholders during the calendar year ended December 31, 2019: Common Stock (CUSIP # 42250P103)         Ordinary Dividends   Capital Gains   Record Date Payment Date Distribution Per Share Total Non-Qualified Qualified   Total Long Term UnrecapturedSection 1250 Nondividend. [more...]

Monitor Report: Goldman Sachs Completes 86% of $1.8B Target for Consumer-Relief Under Mortgage Settlements
Jan 19, 2020 4:46 AM ET

Monitor Report: Goldman Sachs Completes 86% of $1.8B Target for Consumer-Relief Under Mortgage Settlements

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 19, 2020 - BOSTON-- Goldman Sachs has successfully completed 86% of the consumer relief required of it under its 2016 settlements with the U.S. Department of Justice and three states as of December 18, 2019, according to the January 15 report by the Independent Monitor of the settlements, Professor Eric D. Green. According to Professor Green, Goldman Sachs is continuing to make steady progress towards fulfilling its obligation to provide $1.8 billion in consumer relief under those settlements. It is. [more...]

Sotheby
Jan 18, 2020 4:46 AM ET

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands in Boston

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 18, 2020 - MADISON, N.J.-- Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that its independently owned and operated affiliate, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty in Massachusetts, has acquired local firm, Benoit Mizner Simon & Co., which has achieved more than $4 billion in sales revenue since its inception. The company will now operate as Gibson Sotheby's International Realty. "Boston is a region that continues to see tremendous growth year-over-year," said Philip White, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby's International Realty. "Over the past. [more...]

Keller Williams Encino-Sherman Oaks Completes Record $1.3 Billion Sales Volume and 1,342 Units Closed in 2019
Jan 18, 2020 4:39 AM ET

Keller Williams Encino-Sherman Oaks Completes Record $1.3 Billion Sales Volume and 1,342 Units Closed in 2019

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 18, 2020 - LOS ANGELES-- Keller Williams Encino-Sherman Oaks (the "Company" or "KWESO") today announced closing sales volume over $1.3 Billion for the 2019 fiscal year, the highest volume total ever accomplished by any single real estate brokerage in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County. The Company closed 1,342 units overall during that timeframe. KWESO is also announcing that two of its top-performing agents set milestone records in 2019: Stephanie Vitacco, Realtor, achieved the #1 individual. [more...]

Fannie Mae Multifamily Closes 2019 with Record Volume of More Than $70 Billion
Jan 17, 2020 5:03 AM ET

Fannie Mae Multifamily Closes 2019 with Record Volume of More Than $70 Billion

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 17, 2020 - WASHINGTON-- Fannie Mae (OTCQB: FNMA) provided more than $70 billion in financing to support the multifamily market in 2019, the highest volume in the history of its Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) program. Fannie Mae continues to build a broad and diverse investor base, while providing financing that meets the needs of our customers in all multifamily market segments in the United States. "Our DUS program is well positioned to support the secondary market and. [more...]

Plymouth Housing Breaks Ground on Affordable Housing for Formerly Homeless in Seattle
Jan 17, 2020 4:52 AM ET

Plymouth Housing Breaks Ground on Affordable Housing for Formerly Homeless in Seattle

iCrowdNewswire - Jan 17, 2020 - SEATTLE-- Plymouth Housing today celebrated the groundbreaking of an affordable housing development in downtown to deliver 91 permanent housing apartments for adults who have previously experienced homelessness. The nonprofit housing developer was the recipient of low income tax credits early last year as part of an expansion to the Affordable Housing Tax Credit program championed by Sen. Maria Cantwell and Rep. Suzan DelBene. The project closed on financing in December. Plymouth Housing broke ground on. [more...]