Home Equity Jumps, Relieving Properties from Negative Equity

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Home Equity Jumps, Relieving Properties from Negative Equity. The change in home equity comes from the insatiable demand for homes and record low mortgage rates, according to CNBC. annual increase in equity for homeowners with a mortgage.

USGBC Seeks Feedback for Upcoming Equity Plan

ENR Construction

Green Building Council is seeking input to further develop an equity strategy for its green-building programs The U.S.

Design for educational equity

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Lincoln Equities Group (LEG) To Develop Brownfields Site In Piscataway, NJ

Business Facilities

Lincoln Equities Group has retained Brad Fenlon, executive managing director with Colliers International in Parsippany, NJ, to handle leasing and marketing of the site. Lincoln Equities Group (LEG) To Develop Brownfields Site In Piscataway, NJ appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Mid Atlantic Blog-May-2015 Brownfields Lincoln Equities Group Lincoln Industrial Park PiscatawayBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

20 Communities To Address Climate Change, Resilience, Social Equity

Business Facilities

Read: 20 Communities To Address Climate Change, Resilience, Social Equity at BusinessFacilities.com. The U.S. Green Building Council is expanding its LEED for Cities and Communities program with a new $500,000 grant from Bank of America.

AIASF Equity by Design to launch 2018 Equity in Architecture Survey

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AIA San Francisco (AIASF) and the Equity by Design Committee, launched the third national Equity in Architecture Survey on February 12, 2018. Building upon the survey conducted in 2016, the third survey will further advance the national movement for equitable practice in the profession

Why The Portland Contracting Equity Program Got Poor Reviews

ENR Construction

The minority contractors association differs from a city audit on key points

Lendlease seeks to raise AUD 1.1B in equity

Construction Dive

The company also said last week that senior staff and non-executive board members will take salary and fee cuts of up to 20% and that a decision on a final dividend for FY 2020 would be postponed

Designing campus buildings through an equity lens

BD+C

Traditionally, campuses have been designed for the able-bodied, college-age student from the majority culture who enrolls full-time. But today’s campuses—from residential to commuter, four-year to community college, research to liberal arts—are now serving students from a wider demographic with a broader range of life experiences

Sweat equity marks landscaping effort

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Extensive landscaping makes the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women look like a college campus, albeit one surrounded by a 16-foot fence. But the landscaping almost didn’t happen. The state only had enough money for walkways, nothing for trees,” said STV’s David Ziskind. Then someone mentioned that one of the foremost landscape architecture schools in the country was an hour’s drive away

Platinum Equity to Sell NESCO

Construction Equipment

Platinum Equity has signed a definitive agreement to sell NESCO to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners LLC (ECP). Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The sale is expected to close during the first quarter of 2014. Based in Fort Wayne, Ind., NESCO is a provider of fleet equipment rental, sales and services for the North American electrical transmission and distribution market.

Komatsu Announces Equity Participation in Technology Firm

Construction Equipment

President and CEO Tetsuji Ohashi now has equity participation in ZMP Inc., Komatsu Ltd. in order to facilitate technological collaboration in automation of construction and mining equipment and other areas

WILO USA Receives Equity Investment of $61.6M USD.

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Home > Management > WILO USA Receives Equity Investment of $61.6M WILO USA Receives Equity Investment of $61.6M WILO USA is pleased to announce that it has received an equity investment of $61.6M ROSEMONT, IL - WILO USA is pleased to announce that it has received an equity investment of $61.6M 5 Errors in Drafting Equity Compensation Plans. Skip to Navigation Skip to Content. Contractor Magazine. Search: Register Log In. Username or e-mail: *.

Viewpoint: Gender Equity Still is an Industry Renovation Project

ENR Construction

But construction has the creative problem-solving, dedicated resources and methodical follow-through to benefit women—and benefit from them

Oldenburg Heavy Equipment Group Sold to Private Equity Firm

Construction Equipment

Lehman & Company (“JFLCO”) has announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Oldenburg Group Incorporated to acquire its Heavy Equipment Group, including both its defense and mining business units. In a return to its roots dating back to 1858, the new company will be named Lake Shore Systems, Inc

Private Equity Goes All-In For Construction-Sector Growth

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Viewpoint Construction Software’s equity investors see potential for more growth of collaboration tools among contractors. How the firm is targeted the market. Technology

Urban placemaking: Building equity by design [AIA course]

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The U.S. is in the midst of an urban renaissance. People are returning to cities, sparking new investment and growth. This renewed interest in cities coincides with increasing pressure to address current challenges, including climate change and deteriorating infrastructure, and to repurpose former industrial sites and underused land in older urban centers

Engineer Kleinfelder Is Set For Private Equity Purchase

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Wind Point Partners' majority stake at undisclosed price would stabilize California firm's finance structure and retain its identity

Equity Investment Helps Texas Firm Expand West

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RVi Planning + Landscape Architecture opening in Phoenix and Oakland after investment by Atwell, LLC

Contractors May Benefit by Taking Equity in the Project They are Constructing

Construction and Infrastructure Law

Contractors may benefit in making a small equity investment in the projects they construct. In the past, it was not unusual for construction companies to make small equity investments in the projects they worked on. For example, a construction company building a power plant would take a 5% equity interest in the project. There are also other benefits to an equity investment. But the benefits to the EPC that makes an equity investment in a project is obvious.

Private Equity Pays $2.4B For AECOM Government Unit

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Analysts say design firm had parallel sale and spinoff plan but shedding construction assets will take longer

Private Equity Group Buys AECOM Government Unit for $2.4 Billion

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Firm had parallel sale and spinoff plans, says analyst

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McGraw-Hill Sells ENR and Construction Group to Equity Investor

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The buyer of McGraw-Hill units is Symphony Technology Group in Palo Alto, Calif. in deal set to close by December. Business Management

Private Equity Firm Acquires Massive Landscape Company

Green Industry Professionals

Former Brickman investor CIVC Partners has acquired Yellowstone Landscape Group, a Southern-based, 16-branch landscaping company

Private Equity Investors and Industry Firms Find New Links

ENR Construction

With more money to spend, PEs fund strategic changes but with payback in mind

Alexandria Real Estate Equities becomes first real estate investment trust to be named a First-in-Class Fitwel Champion

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In addition to being the first company to receive Fitwel certifications for its buildings, Alexandria Real Estate Equities recently announced it has become the first and only real estate investment trust to be named a First-in-Class Fitwell Champion.

Tellurian delays construction on $27B Louisiana energy project

Construction Dive

Reduced demand, low natural gas prices and the coronavirus have kept the energy company from securing the equity partnerships that will allow for construction financing

Cladding Contractor Permasteelisa Is Set for Sale to U.S. Private Equity Firm

ENR Construction

Japanese owner is shedding 6,000-person unit as non core, after Italian firm's sale to a Chinese company was halted by the U.S. government in 2018

Private Equity Exec Now is Versar CEO After Buyout

ENR Construction

What Is Your Construction Contracting Company Worth?

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Equity What Is My Construction Company WorthHave you been in business as a construction contractor or specialty contractor for a while and now you are wondering what your construction company is worth?This This question comes up early and often and perhaps you would like a bit of inside information that we share with our Outsourced Strategic Contractor Accounting Services Clients.

Connex software maker acquired by investment firm

Construction Dive

Command Alkon, now owned by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, eases the ordering of heavy construction materials like concrete

Skanska Continues US P3 Concession Exit With Sale of Va. Toll Tunnels

ENR Construction

Contractor sells 50% equity stake in Elizabeth River Crossings to Spanish toll road manager Abertis in $2.4B deal, but team will manage O&M

Equity Firm-Owned Indiana Limestone Co. Names New CEO

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Sharon Wood, U. of Texas-Austin civil engineering dept. chair, will be permanent engineering dean in September. People

McDermott exits Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Construction Dive

of newly issued equity The reorganization eliminates $4.6 billion of debt and provides the energy contractor's management with 7.5%

SEC, some shareholders oppose McDermott Chapter 11 plan

Construction Dive

The opposition stems from the plan's overly broad liability releases and the fact that management gets new equity while stockholders are shut out

Top 200 Environmental Firms: Hull Seeks Growth By Association

ENR Construction

Engineer is infused by private equity capital investment to launch its new environmental sector platform

Private Equity Expert William Lehr joins PSMJ's M&A Consulting Team

PSMJ Resources

Private Equity Expert William Lehr joins PSMJ’s M&A Consulting Team. “From cross-border deals to growing opportunities for private equity, 2012 will be a busy year.” Private Equity Expert William Lehr joins PSMJ’s M& Infrastructure & Energy Projects Continue to Carry. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Friday, February 17, 2012.

Emerging Florida Conglomerate Now Up to Six Landscape Companies

Green Industry Professionals

Ohio-based private equity group continues searching for firms to acquire in the Southeast

GPS Insight receives investment from Bregal Sagemount

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Bregal Sagemount is a growth-focused private equity firm that provides capital and strategic assistance to market-leading companies

LEED v4.1 now available for cities, communities, residential/homes

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certification emphasizes performance monitoring, fully integrated design, social equity and human health factors LEED v4.1 is now available for residential/homes, and cities and communities. LEED v4.1