Residential Building & Real Estate

Niagara Gives a Flush About Our Planet and Saves More than 850 Million Gallons of Water in 2019 in recognition of #WorldToiletDay

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 1:21pm

Niagara will also give away one Nano toilet today to consumers via its Facebook page .

Key Points: 
  • Niagara will also give away one Nano toilet today to consumers via its Facebook page .
  • Niagara was founded more than 40 years ago with a mission to save the worlds water one flush at a time, said Carl Wehmeyer, Executive Vice President at Niagara.
  • Water conserving toilets not only help the environment, but they can help save money on water bills as well.
  • Niagara , formerly Niagara Conservation, is leading the water revolution by saving the worlds water through everyday ingenuity.

KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Its Latest New-Home Community in Austin, Sundance Crossing, Priced From the Low $200,000s

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 1:00pm

KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced that Sundance Crossing, a new residential community in Del Valle, is now open.

Key Points: 
  • KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced that Sundance Crossing, a new residential community in Del Valle, is now open.
  • The single-family community offers a distinguished collection of attractively priced one- and two-story homes in a commuter-friendly location.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191119005130/en/
    New KB homes now available in Austin.
  • KB Home stands out from other homebuilders as the company gives homebuyers exceptional choice and control.

Century Communities to Present at 2019 Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCS), a leading national homebuilder, today announced that the Company will present at the 2019 Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference in Dallas, TX, on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time, 7:30 a.m. Mountain time.

Key Points: 
  • Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCS), a leading national homebuilder, today announced that the Company will present at the 2019 Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference in Dallas, TX, on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time, 7:30 a.m. Mountain time.
  • A live broadcast of the presentation may be accessed through the Investor Relations section of Century Communities website at www.centurycommunities.com .
  • Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCS) is a top 10 national homebuilder.
  • To learn more about Century Communities please visit www.centurycommunities.com .

Hausera Unveils Results of First Annual “The Truth about Kitchen and Bathroom Renovations” Survey

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:05am

Hausera , a new kind of online kitchen & bath specialty retailer that is launching this fall, today released the findings of its first annual The Truth about Kitchen and Bathroom Renovations survey.

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  • Hausera , a new kind of online kitchen & bath specialty retailer that is launching this fall, today released the findings of its first annual The Truth about Kitchen and Bathroom Renovations survey.
  • 84% of homeowners have remodeled a kitchen, bathroom or laundry room in the last two years; 29% have upgraded all three rooms.
  • Homeowners spent an average of $12,800 for their kitchen renovation, $11,100 for their bathroom and $10,800 for their laundry room.
  • 64% said they plan to remodel their kitchen, bathroom or laundry room over the course of the next two years.

IMPACT Community Capital Selects BackBay Communications as PR Agency

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:00am

BackBay will serve as IMPACTs PR agency of record, helping to shine a light on IMPACT as a platform for institutional investors seeking investments targeting current income, risk-adjusted returns and impact focused on the U.N.s Sustainable Development Goals.

Key Points: 
  • BackBay will serve as IMPACTs PR agency of record, helping to shine a light on IMPACT as a platform for institutional investors seeking investments targeting current income, risk-adjusted returns and impact focused on the U.N.s Sustainable Development Goals.
  • We are excited to partner with BackBay to help get our message out to institutional investors that impact investing is simply investingwith a purpose.
  • IMPACT Community Capital was founded in 1998 by prominent insurance companies to generate institutional quality, purpose-driven investments.
  • BackBay Communications is an integrated public relations and content marketing firm focused on the financial services sector including financial technology, private equity and venture capital, family offices, wealth management and impact investing.

Riyadh on Track to Become Sustainable City – International Experts

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:46am

A panel of prominent international experts from various academic and professional fields have concluded a symposium on Riyadhs plans to become a world-class sustainable city.

Key Points: 
  • A panel of prominent international experts from various academic and professional fields have concluded a symposium on Riyadhs plans to become a world-class sustainable city.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191118005985/en/
    'Riyadh The Sustainable City Symposium (Photo: AETOSWire)
    The Symposium, hosted by The Royal Commission for Riyadh (RCRC), took place at King Fahad Library, Riyadh on 12th and 13th November 2019.
  • Collectively, these 4 projects will make Riyadh a phenomenally attractive city in which to live, to work and to visit, he added.
  • For more information about the Riyadh: The Sustainable City Symposium, please visit: www.rda.gov.sa/sme-symposium

Asia’s Leading Technology Agency and Software Company, Integrated Management Systems (IMS), Launches Property Raptor, an AI-Driven, State-of-the-Art Real Estate Software Solution

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 4:32am

This speeds up the sales process, optimises buyers experience, and ensures repeat purchases and adoption of the solution.

Key Points: 
  • This speeds up the sales process, optimises buyers experience, and ensures repeat purchases and adoption of the solution.
  • Property Raptor is a unique, sophisticated yet easy-to-use system that we have designed and built closely with the real estate industry.
  • Justin is able to leverage his network in the real estate sector to guide Property Raptor to becoming the leading CRM platform in Asia.
  • Integrated Management Systems (IMS) is Asias leading Digital Transformation Agency, offering technological solutions for data-driven strategies that transform businesses.

William Lyon Homes To Hold Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results Conference Call

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:33pm

William Lyon Homes (the Company) (NYSE: WLH) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its previously released third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

Key Points: 
  • William Lyon Homes (the Company) (NYSE: WLH) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its previously released third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
  • The Companys previously scheduled third quarter 2019 financial results conference call was postponed in light of the concurrent announcement of the agreement to be acquired by Taylor Morrison Home Corporation.
  • William Lyon Homes is one of the largest Western U.S. regional homebuilders.
  • Such statements reflect the current views of management of William Lyon Homes, a Delaware corporation (William Lyon Homes), or Taylor Morrison Home Corporation, a Delaware corporation (Taylor Morrison), and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties.

Ellington Financial Inc. Announces Common Stock Offering

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:13pm

Ellington Financial Inc. (NYSE: EFC) (Ellington Financial or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 4,200,000 shares of common stock.

Key Points: 
  • Ellington Financial Inc. (NYSE: EFC) (Ellington Financial or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 4,200,000 shares of common stock.
  • The Company also expects to grant the underwriters an option for 30 days to purchase up to an additional 630,000 shares of common stock.
  • Ellington Financial is externally managed and advised by Ellington Financial Management LLC, an affiliate of Ellington Management Group, L.L.C.
  • Examples of forward-looking statements in this press release include, without limitation, statements regarding the completion of the Companys offering of shares of common stock and the anticipated use of proceeds.

Empire Today® Receives the 2019 Cigna Outstanding Culture of Well-Being Award for the Second Consecutive Year

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 8:21pm

Empire Today was bestowed, for the second year in a row, Cignas Outstanding Culture of Well-Being Award for the Mid-West Region.

Key Points: 
  • Empire Today was bestowed, for the second year in a row, Cignas Outstanding Culture of Well-Being Award for the Mid-West Region.
  • Additionally, Empire was recognized for their monthly benefits communication and commitment to regularly requesting and implementing feedback to improve company wellness initiatives.
  • Empire Todays goals are to improve our customers experiences, strengthen our peoples experiences of working for Empire, and grow the business.
  • Being chosen for this award highlights the success weve had in making Empire a great place to work, said Keith Weinberger, CEO of Empire Today.