Yearly Archives: 2010

State Fire Marshal Asks Residents to Prepare Home for Cold Weather

NASHVILLE, TN - December 6, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Tennessee Fire Marshal Leslie A. Newman wants to remind Tennesseans to keep safe and warm, as winter sets in across the state. But she urges residents to be cautious in the use of alternative heat sources

Cohen Announces More Than $5 Million to Combat Foreclosures, Rehabilitate Housing

WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 8, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-9) today announced the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded Memphis $5,195,847 under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) to address the effects of abandoned and foreclosed housing.

Custom IDX solution employed on Tennessee property management website

EUGENE, OR - August 5, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Philip Lancaster of Rock Point Real Estate has teamed up with IDX, Inc. to update his professional website with a customized IDX solution, pulling Chattanooga MLS (CHTMLS) listing data from the system and displaying it directly on his website. The IDX Broker software now employed on his site, gives potential buyers more information about properties than ever before available online. Now, home seekers in Chattanooga, Tennessee have a simple online solution to search for a home.

Tennessee homes now listed on RealTracs are easily transferable to websites with customizable IDX...

EUGENE, OR - July 30, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. is pleased to announce the latest addition to the growing group of real estate professionals updating their websites, Pat Carroll of Century 21 Premier. As a member of RealTracs MLS (RTMLS), Carroll has long had access to thousands of area property listings. But now, thanks to IDX Broker software, the benefits of searching RTMLS are available to home seekers on the website of Carroll. Goodlettsville, Tennessee homes are now easier to search for than ever before, with the IDX enabled website hosted by Carroll

Cohen Announces $135K for Affordable Housing in Memphis

WASHINGTON, D.C. - July 14, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN-9) today announced United Housing in Memphis has been awarded $135,000 from NeighborWorks America to help finance the rehabilitation of affordable housing throughout the city.

Cohen Announces More Than $10 Million for Memphis Housing Authority

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 17, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Steve Cohen (D-TN-9) today announced the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded the Memphis Housing Authority (MHA) more than $10 million for capital and management activities that include modernization and development of public housing.

HUD, Cohen Announce $22 Million for Memphis Housing Authority

MEMPHIS, TN - June 2, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Assistant Secretary Raphael Bostic was at Cleaborn Homes in Memphis today to announce the Memphis Housing Authority will receive a $22 million HUD HOPE VI Revitalization grant to transform the Cleaborn Homes public housing development into a mixed-income community.

FEMA Disaster Assistance Tops $100 Million in First Two Weeks

NASHVILLE, TN - May 17, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- More than $100 million in federal assistance has been approved for the survivors of Tennessee’s record-setting storms and flooding, just two weeks after President Obama declared a federal disaster.

James McCormack Adds IDX Broker to is Site, Providing Clients with More Real Estate...

EUGENE, OR - May 4, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The IDX, Inc. team happily welcomes today, James “Jim” McCormack with Exit Realty in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, the latest real estate professional to provide prospective home buyers with the ability to utilize the innovative and unique features of the web-based Multiple Listing Service (MLS) search tool application, the highly customizable IDX Broker software. With this new Internet Data Exchange (IDX) addition to his website, McCormack will have the ability to automatically and directly connect his clients and potential leads to an infinite amount of property listings within the RealTracs MLS (RTMLS), by displaying the IDX/MLS data feed on their own personal computers. Home seekers will be able to sift through a plethora of search features, aiding in narrowing their results, to help them ultimately find their ideal property.

Tennessee Realtor Sarah House Offers her Clients a Personalized Search Experience with the Help...

EUGENE, OR - April 20, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. happily welcomes Sarah House with Keller Williams Realty to the constantly growing database of real estate agents and brokers opting to enhance, simplify and optimize their websites, with the help of a custom IDX solution. As a resident of Clarksville, Tennessee, House is an active member of the RealTracs MLS (RTMLS). With the unique connection that IDX Broker has with Multiple Listing Service's (MLS), House's clients will be able to sift through an endless amount of the most up-to-date property listings on the market, without ever leaving her website. IDX Broker works by extracting raw data from the RTMLS, and then formats the information to be viewed as a seamlessly integrated and easily searchable part of House's website.



Mercy Loan Fund (MLF), a leading Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) based in Denver, Colo., has announced it has partnered with National Church Residences (NCR) to help preserve 55 affordable homes for seniors at Hickory Hollow Senior Apartments in Memphis, Tenn.


Announcement of Maximum Effective Rate of Interest on Home Loans

The Federal National Mortgage Association has discontinued its free market auction system for commitments to purchase conventional home mortgages. Therefore, the Commissioner of Financial Institutions hereby announces that the maximum effective rate of interest

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