NEW YORK | Report: Kushner family firm pays $1.1B for 6,000 apartments

NEW YORK (AP) — The real estate firm run by White House adviser Jared Kushner‘s family has pulled off its biggest deal in more than a decade. Kushner Cos. paid $1.1 billion for a portfolio of about 6,000 apartments in Maryland and Virginia that had been owned by Lone Star Funds, according to a story … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: Kushner family firm pays $1.1B for 6,000 apartments

WASHINGTON | Teens tweet Trump, find Senate ally, score civil rights win

WASHINGTON (AP) — All the bill needed to become law was President Donald Trump‘s signature. It would create a national archive of documents from civil rights cold cases. Students had been working on the project for years, families waiting on it for decades. But time was running out. Legislation dies in the transition from one … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Teens tweet Trump, find Senate ally, score civil rights win

TUCSON, Ariz | Retired astronaut Mark Kelly kicking off Arizona Senate race

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Retired astronaut Mark Kelly is kicking off his U.S. Senate campaign Saturday with a rally in Tucson not far from the site where his wife, Gabrielle Giffords, survived a shooting when she was a congresswoman. That attack in 2011 led Kelly to leave NASA and become a political activist, pushing for … Continue reading TUCSON, Ariz | Retired astronaut Mark Kelly kicking off Arizona Senate race

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Undocumented GOP, Dem rhetoric on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP)— The political fallout from President Donald Trump‘s push for his border wall is giving rise to overwrought rhetoric from Republicans and Democrats alike. Trump, as he has so often done, claimed progress on the wall that isn’t borne out by what’s going on along the border. In the Democrats’ 2020 presidential campaign, Trump … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Undocumented GOP, Dem rhetoric on immigration

PARIS | Macron visits French farm fair amid rural anger, decline

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron pledged Saturday to protect European farming standards and culinary traditions threatened by aggressive foreign trade practices that see food as a “product like any other.” Macron’s speech at his country’s premier agriculture fair was aimed at assuaging French farmers’ anger at government policies seen as favoring urban elites … Continue reading PARIS | Macron visits French farm fair amid rural anger, decline

Homebase, a Smart Living Experience, Partners with Dwolla for Digital Rent Payments

  DES MOINES, IOWA/ FEBRUARY 22, 2019 (STL.News) Homebase, a platform that enables a “smart” living experience for multi-unit rental buildings, announced a partnership with Dwolla, Inc., a financial technology company, to enable its users to pay rent online by accessing the Automated Clearing House (ACH) Network. Homebase supplies multifamily properties with modern living solutions, … Continue reading Homebase, a Smart Living Experience, Partners with Dwolla for Digital Rent Payments

Orchestrate TechSolutions, LLC to Participate in MBA’s National Mortgage Servicing Conference and Expo, 2019

  CARROLLTON, TEXAS/ FEBRUARY 22, 2019 (STL.News) Orchestrate TechSolutions, LLC, has announced its participation in the National Mortgage Servicing Conference, 2019. This premier event focuses on the latest trends and innovation in mortgage servicing including process improvement, resource management, quality control, data privacy, and much more. The conference will provide the company a chance to … Continue reading Orchestrate TechSolutions, LLC to Participate in MBA’s National Mortgage Servicing Conference and Expo, 2019

Building Owners and Managers Trust MaintenX for Roofing Needs

  TAMPA, FLA./ FEBRUARY 22, 2019 (STL.News) MaintenX International, one of the nation’s largest providers of preventative and reactive facility maintenance services, is expanding their roofing capabilities across Florida. As part of the expansion and to better network with all property managers throughout Florida, MaintenX has joined Building Owner and Managers Association (BOMA) International Chapters … Continue reading Building Owners and Managers Trust MaintenX for Roofing Needs