Housing & Development

Housing & Development

Carper, Castle Mark 20th Anniversary of Affordable Housing Program: $15 Million, More than 2,500...

Dover, DE - August 24, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Sen. Thomas R. Carper (D-DE) and Congressman Michael N. Castle (R-DE) marked the 20th Anniversary of the Affordable Housing Program (AHP) today with strong words of support for the program and recognized eleven First State banks for helping to bring $15 million in housing assistance to Delaware

CASTLE WELCOMES EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF NCALL TO TESTIFY AT HEARING ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Successful Housing Programs Utilized by Delaware Highlighted in Congre. Washington, DC - July 16, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, Rep. Castle, a senior member on the U.S. House Financial Services Committee, introduced Joe Myer, of Dover, Delaware, before the Financial Services Committee to discuss “Legislative Options for Preserving Federally- and State-Assisted Affordable Housing and Preventing Displacement of Low-Income, Elderly and Disabled Tenants.” At the hearing, Mr. Myer focused primarily on the USDA's Rural Rental Housing, a program which has benefitted Kent and Sussex counties.

Markell Signs Manufactured Housing Legislation

DOVER, DE - June 24, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor Jack Markell signed legislation Wednesday that will end the practice of manufactured housing community owners requiring lump sum rental payments.

$1.96 Million in Recovery Act Funds for the Delaware Army National Guard Announced by...

Funding Will Sustain, Restore, and Modernize some Delaware Army National Guard Facilities. WILMINGTON, DC - May 5, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — In a move to create jobs, boost the local economy, and help the Delaware Army - May 5, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — National Guard achieve energy savings through greater efficiency, Governor Jack Markell joined Senators Tom Carper and Ted Kaufman to announce that the Delaware Army National Guard will receive $1.96 million in stimulus funding. This new infusion of money, provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, will help the guard finance some overdue improvements.

Markell Administration, DNREC Energy Office Applaud First Commercial Wind Turbine in New Castle County

Ion Power Inc. receives grant from Delaware Green Energy Fund NEW CASTLE, DE - March 17, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Officials in Gov. Jack Markell's administration praised Monday's activation of the first commercial wind turbine in New Castle County, which will harness an abundant natural resource and convert it into electricity.

Reminder: Entrance Fees to State Parks Now In Effect

March 04, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Parks and Recreation reminds visitors to Delaware’s state parks that entrance fees are being collected as of March 1, 2009. The fee season was expanded last year to include the months of March, April and Nov. Fees are now charged from March 1 to Nov. 30

Smyrna feels building boom; Shopping center springs up as diner readies move

The landmark restaurant has been working on moving from its current in-town location to a spot near the Gateway North shopping center at the intersection of Del. 1 and U.S. 13.

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REAL ESTATE MORTGAGE NETWORK, INC. EXPANDS MID-ATLANTIC PRESENCE WITH FIRST DELAWARE...

WILMINGTON, DE - June 8, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Real Estate Mortgage Network, Inc. (REMN), a national mortgage lender based in River Edge, N.J., is pleased to announce the opening of its latest branch in Wilmington, DE. As REMN’s first branch in the state of Delaware, this new location will help the company better service the needs of region’s home buyers and real estate professionals, including those that live or work in and around the southeastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and eastern shore of Maryland areas, including the regions surrounding Philadelphia and Camden

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DSHA Increases Rental Assistance in Areas of Opportunity

To ensure that all Delawareans have more choice of where to live, the Delaware State Housing Authority is increasing available rental assistance in Areas of Opportunity across the state, allowing families with housing vouchers to move closer to employment centers, quality schools and high-growth housing markets.