Residential Building & Real Estate

Life Storage, Inc. Announces Dividend on Common Stock

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

(NYSE:LSI), a leading national owner and operator of self storage properties, announced today the Companys quarterly dividend of $1.07 per share of common stock.

Key Points: 
  • (NYSE:LSI), a leading national owner and operator of self storage properties, announced today the Companys quarterly dividend of $1.07 per share of common stock.
  • The annualized dividend of Life Storage, Inc. is $4.28 per share that, based on yesterdays closing share price, equates to an annual rate of approximately 4.4%.
  • Life Storage, Inc. is a self-administered and self-managed equity REIT that is in the business of acquiring and managing self storage facilities.
  • Life Storage consistently provides responsive service to its 450,000-plus customers, making it a leader in the industry.

CoreLogic Commences National Launch of AI-Driven Platform Designed to Transform the Homebuying Experience

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

Following a successful launch with Ohio-based Yes-MLS, OneHome is expected to be nationally available by the end of 2020 to the more than 850,000 real estate agents in North America who currently use CoreLogics market-leading multiple listing platform.

Key Points: 
  • Following a successful launch with Ohio-based Yes-MLS, OneHome is expected to be nationally available by the end of 2020 to the more than 850,000 real estate agents in North America who currently use CoreLogics market-leading multiple listing platform.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200702005118/en/
    As real estate professionals seek to deliver home buyers and sellers with reimagined solutions that enhance the experience and reduce pain points, OneHome combines multiple features to create a frictionless homebuying process.
  • OneHome hosts the entire homebuying process online, creating simple channels of communication for agents and their clients that connect all touch points important to a homeowner and buyer.
  • CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), the leading provider of property insights and solutions, promotes a healthy housing market and thriving communities.

RPM Declares Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share, payable on July 31, 2020 to stockholders of record as of July 16, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share, payable on July 31, 2020 to stockholders of record as of July 16, 2020.
  • RPM's last cash dividend increase of 2.9 percent in October 2019 marked its 46th consecutive year of increased cash dividends paid to its stockholders, which places RPM in an elite category of less than half of 1 percent of all publicly-traded U.S. companies.
  • Only 41 other companies, besides RPM, have consecutively paid an increasing annual dividend for this period of time or longer, according to the Mergent Handbook of Dividend Achievers.
  • RPM International Inc. owns subsidiaries that are world leaders in specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services.

Office Properties Income Trust Second Quarter 2020 Conference Call Scheduled for Thursday, July 30th

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

Office Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: OPI) today announced that it will issue a press release containing its second quarter 2020 financial results before the Nasdaq opens on Thursday, July 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Office Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: OPI) today announced that it will issue a press release containing its second quarter 2020 financial results before the Nasdaq opens on Thursday, July 30, 2020.
  • Participants should dial in about 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call.
  • A replay of the conference call will be available through 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2020.
  • Office Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which primarily owns properties located throughout the United States and leased to single tenants and those with high credit quality characteristics like government entities.

Armstrong Flooring Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 12:00pm

Armstrong Flooring (NYSE: AFI) (the Company) today announced the appointment of Gregory D. Waina, as interim chief financial officer, effective June 29, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Armstrong Flooring (NYSE: AFI) (the Company) today announced the appointment of Gregory D. Waina, as interim chief financial officer, effective June 29, 2020.
  • The announcement comes after Armstrong Flooring and Douglas B. Bingham mutually agreed to separate effective June 26, 2020.
  • The Company will engage a nationally recognized firm to undertake a comprehensive search to identify a permanent chief financial officer.
  • Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (NYSE: AFI) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of innovative flooring solutions that inspire beauty wherever your life happens.

Guidehouse Insights Report Shows Smart Home Data Analytics Revenue Is Expected to Experience a 17.8% Compound Annual Growth Rate from 2020-2029

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 10:15am

The market for smart home data analytics is developing into the most important corollary market to smart home devices.

Key Points: 
  • The market for smart home data analytics is developing into the most important corollary market to smart home devices.
  • Click to tweet : According to a new report from @WeAreGHInsights , annual smart home data analytics revenue to increase from $5.5 billion in 2020 to $24.1 billion in 2029 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.8%.
  • * The information contained in this press release concerning the report, Market Data: Smart Home Data Analytics, is a summary and reflects the current expectations of Guidehouse Insights based on market data and trend analysis.
  • Neither Guidehouse Insights nor Guidehouse undertakes any obligation to update any of the information contained in this press release or the report.

Kennedy Wilson Completes Construction of Clancy Quay, the Largest Multifamily Community in Ireland

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 9:00am

The final phase continued Kennedy Wilsons restoration and conservation of the historic Clancy Barracks, which incorporates many protected structures.

Key Points: 
  • The final phase continued Kennedy Wilsons restoration and conservation of the historic Clancy Barracks, which incorporates many protected structures.
  • Kennedy Wilson holds a 50% ownership interest in Clancy Quay.
  • The new developments will bolster Kennedy Wilsons global multifamily portfolio that now totals 30,000 units.
  • Kennedy Wilson will have an average ownership of approximately 70% across the market-rate multifamily developments that it expects to complete in 2020.

Proposition 21! – California Rent Control Ballot Measure Now Heads to Voters in November as Campaign Rolls Out 200+ Endorsements

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 2:52am

21 campaign gains steam, adding key endorsements from federal and state elected officials; local city councils; and social, housing, and racial justice organizations.

Key Points: 
  • 21 campaign gains steam, adding key endorsements from federal and state elected officials; local city councils; and social, housing, and racial justice organizations.
  • The Campaign has also locked-in the endorsements of every elected rent control board member in the state.
  • The measure first qualified for placement on the November California ballot in early February after the backers submitted over one-million voter signatures in support of the measure.
  • The Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act of 1995which passed in Sacramento by just one votecurrently limits rent control across the state.

Rental Affordability Act Endorsed by Top Latino Leaders, Taps NorCal Campaign Regional Chair

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 11:12pm

I am proud to endorse the Rental Affordability Act and support the fight for housing justice.

Key Points: 
  • I am proud to endorse the Rental Affordability Act and support the fight for housing justice.
  • I proudly endorse the Rental Affordability Act because I believe every Californian deserves access to safe, stable, and affordable housing.
  • The Rental Affordability Act is more important than ever as COVID-19 devastates our community and Latino renters face a tsunami of evictions.
  • The Rental Affordability Act is sponsored by Homeowners & Tenants United, with significant funding by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

2020 Census Begins In-Person Count of People Living in Group Quarters

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 10:25pm

The Census Bureau works directly with group quarters administrators in responding to the 2020 Census on behalf of residents to ensure a complete and accurate census count.

Key Points: 
  • The Census Bureau works directly with group quarters administrators in responding to the 2020 Census on behalf of residents to ensure a complete and accurate census count.
  • The 2020 Census offers several response options for people living in group living arrangements, including electronic response options where an administrator fills in data for each person who stayed at the facility on April 1, 2020.
  • The Census Bureau continues to coordinate with group quarters administrators to assist in counting people living in group quarter facilities, including contacting group quarters facilities between February 3 and March 6 as part of the Group Quarters Advance Contact Operation .
  • As part of the Group Quarters Operation, Census Bureau workers will also count people experiencing homelessness between September 22 and September 24 .