Sep 21, 2015

15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstMerit Corporation FMER, +2.03% announced today that it has introduced a down payment assistance program for homebuyers in the City of Detroit in partnership with the Detroit Land Bank. FirstMerit will grant up to $30 ...

Sep 21, 2015

Land banking is something the homelessness charity Shelter are most vocal about, saying developers sit on the land and build too slowly.

Sep 10, 2015

7 homes on demo list with land bank. SALEM. September 9, 2015. By MARY ANN GREIER , Salem News. Save |. SALEM - Seven homes have been submitted for demolition in Salem as part of the first round of projects by the Columbiana County land bank ...

Sep 4, 2015

Deputy Minister of Finance Wu Tang-chieh (???), who is acting chairman of the state-owned Land Bank of Taiwan (????), yesterday said the lender would press ahead with plans to raise new funds through an initial public offering (IPO).

Sep 4, 2015

THE Philippine real estate market saw record land transactions valued at a combined $505 million in the second quarter as developers scrambled to widen their land bank, according to property consultancy firm KMC Mag Group, Inc. The large-scale land ...

Sep 2, 2015

The Hutchinson Land Bank will soon find itself out of properties if three sales close. The Hutchinson City Council accepted a donation of a lot for an expansion of Ashmeade Park, and two other sales only need a closing date, Housing Coordinator Amy ...

Sep 2, 2015

Members of the Butler County Land Bank agreed this week that it's too soon to bump up the percentage of delinquent tax money being funneled into the blight-eliminating program, despite growing interest from local communities.

Aug 28, 2015

Johannesburg - The drought that has hit key agricultural provinces hard, causing anxiety over food security and the spectre of higher food price increases, has not affected the Land Bank of South Africa's portfolio. Speaking at the presentation of the ...

Aug 26, 2015

Council President Mark Cayer, who voted against the petition, suggested that if residents are against land banking, they should petition to stop the practice.

Aug 26, 2015

The board of directors of the Broome County Land Bank Corp. will hold a regular meeting Tuesday afternoon. The agenda includes a resolution to acquire residential properties in the county.

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The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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