In rare move, Philadelphia Housing Authority seeks to sell University City property

The property sits in a federal opportunity zone, providing a series of benefits to a developer or investor in a project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2019

How to sell your home fast in a hot market

The city of brotherly love is known for more than its rich history, famous musicians and championship sports teams. In recent years, Philadelphia has made a name for itself as a bustling housing market. Pennsylvania’s largest city offers a vari.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2019

KCATA pulls the plug on $112M office project, seeks "restart" on River Market development

After four years with little movement, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority has terminated a development agreement with Briarcliff Development Co. for its property at Third Street and Grand Boulevard, CityScene KC reports. The 1.8-acre site.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2019

DIA gives go-ahead to sell potential JEA HQ land

A 1.5-acre city-owned parcel slated to become the future site of JEA's headquarters is officially for sale. The Downtown Investment Authority on Friday voted to issue a 30-day solicitation for bids on the property, which has been appraised at $2.3 m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2019

Small businesses capitalizing on Greater Philadelphia’s real estate development

Commercial and residential real estate in Greater Philadelphia is booming. According to a recent housing report from the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation at Drexel University, home sales activity in the City of Philadelphia remained “exceptio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

Washington University seeks approval for more student housing

Occupancy in the South 40 area is currently capped at 3,300 beds, and Washington University is asking the city of Clayton to raise it to 3,800......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

Mayor may float Bloomberg housing plan he once bashed

Mayor Bill de Blasio is preparing a revised plan to raise money for the troubled New York City Housing Authority by working with private property managers and developers. And a major change to the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 17th, 2018

City to sell $1B of public-housing air rights

The de Blasio administration plans to sell New York City Housing Authority unused air rights to developers for the first time, the mayor announced Wednesday as part the latest effort to bring the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 12th, 2018

Sale of property near City Hall gets approval

The Cincinnati Planning Commission approved on Friday the sale of a 0.77-acre parcel downtown adjacent to City Hall to Cincinnati Public Radio for $1.5 million. The sale will now go to Cincinnati City Council. The move to sell the property to publ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

12 things I wish I had known before moving to a small town

Every year, thousands of city dwellers give up their frenetic lives and move to small towns in search of affordable housing and a more relaxed pace. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 1st, 2019

3 things to know from Overwatch League Grand Finals in Philadelphia (Photos)

Philadelphia hosted its first major Esports event on Sunday, drawing a sell out crowd to the Wells Fargo Center and further solidifying the city's place in the burgeoning video game industry. The San Francisco Shock swept newcomer Vancouver Titans.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

Denver becomes 2nd city to get Boston-based ISP"s internet package

Starry, a Boston-based startup internet service provider, has partnered with Denver Housing Authority to offer broadband internet to affordable and public housing residents. Denver is just the second city to get Starry’s low-cost internet, follow.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2019

Philadelphia still one of country"s most generous cities for property tax breaks

Philadelphia remains one of the nation’s most generous cities for property tax breaks, which largely benefit the region’s wealthiest property owners, according to a new analysis of public data from The Philadelphia Tribune. The city had repor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 23rd, 2019

Saudi Aramco books European naphtha for Asia after attacks

Saudi Aramco has booked at least 120,000 tonnes of naphtha for September loading from Europe in a rare move as it seeks to plug a supply gap following attacks on its oil facilities on Saturday, industry sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2019

City housing czar: Not "realistic" to expect property-tax reform under de Blasio

The de Blasio administration has a new message on property-tax reform: the buck stops with the next mayor. That was the signal Deputy Mayor Vicki Been sent at a Crain's Business Breakfast event... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 16th, 2019

Honolulu City Council wants Biki to pay rent on city property

The Honolulu City Council recently passed a resolution that seeks to have Bikeshare Hawaii pay rent on the use of city property, including sidewalks and parking spaces, for its Biki bike-docking stations and equipment. Councilwoman Heidi Tsuneyoshi .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

Peduto to use 62nd Street site for city functions

URA agenda could enable city to move forward with redeveloping other city property.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2019

D"Youville seeks another city approval for $20 million project

In another sign that it is getting ready to begin constructing its $20 million Health Professions Hub, D’Youville College is seeking a zoning amendment from various Buffalo agencies — a move that is necessary for the project to get underway. The Bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2019

Fund acquires first property as part of new neighborhood preservation effort

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Commissioner Louise Carroll, Settlement Housing Fund (SHF), the Community.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 29th, 2019

Data Dive: Shelby County suburbs top healthiest housing market ranking

Being considered a healthy housing market can reflect a number of factors in a certain city or neighborhood. Highly important in any residential market is the ability to sell a house quickly and that the area will be stable over time. In an anal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2019

Hot Property: Matthew Perry seeks split from L.A. penthouse

"Friends" actor Matthew Perry has listed his Century City penthouse for $35 million. Also: Niecey Nash li.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 10th, 2019