Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Real Estate 1,886 headlines found


[New York] Letter: Smoking ban should apply to apartments

Write to the governor and local senators and representatives and ask them to include bans against smoking and its secondhand smoke effects in multi-family apartments. Contact the American Lung Association for more information to help you “clean the indoo
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added May 29, 2015 11:30

[Louisiana] Board rejects proposal to ban smoking in Terrebonne public housing complexes

A proposal to ban smoking in Terrebonne public housing apartments died before it reached a vote today. The proposal was introduced by Houma-Terrebonne Housing Authority board member Gordon Landry. It sought to ban smoking in all apartments and common ar
Houma (LA) Courier
added May 28, 2015 22:54
1 View

[New Hampshire] Smoke-Free Housing Directory to be unveiled in Monadnock Region Property owners and managers sought for rental property listings

offered by The Cheshire Coalition for Tobacco Free Communities, is also being touted as a marketing advantage for property owners and managers who will be able to list and promote rental properties for free. The online directory is scheduled to go live
New Hampshire Business Review
added May 27, 2015 14:12
1 View

[Canada] Cigarette butt and a garbage pail of diapers to blame for massive condo fire: Edmonton fire chief

The blaze, which is expected to cost more than $16.3 million in building and property damage, is the second major Edmonton fire in less than a year caused by smoking material being carelessly thrown out...over the last five years, firefighters have respo
Metro (ca)
added May 25, 2015 23:20

HASSINK: LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT: Healthy, safe environments are one of three basic needs of children

As part of our ongoing effort to reduce or eliminate children’s exposure to secondhand smoke, we recently sent a letter asking the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to ban smoking in federally supported multi-unit housing.
American Academy of Pediatrics
added May 25, 2015 09:40

[California] City moving forward with smoking ban: Burlingame considers expanding restriction beyond proposed apartments and condominiums

City Council is laying the groundwork toward banning smoking in attached living facilities such as apartments and condominiums. City Manager Lisa Goldman and City Attorney Kathleen Kane received instruction from councilmembers during their meeting Monday
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added May 20, 2015 11:38

[California] SCHWARZ: Foster City’s discriminatory smoking ban exemption

patios, balconies and yards of single-family residences are exempt from the smoking ban, while being banned in identical areas of multifamily dwellings. The reasoning offered was that secondhand smoke can pass through the wall, floors and ceilings of mult
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added May 18, 2015 11:44

[California] Burlingame to consider smoking ban in apartments

Officials say the impetus for considering the policy, which will be discussed at the City Council meeting Monday, May 18, is to protect apartment residents from exposure to secondhand smoke. Should the council direct staff to move forward with instituti
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added May 17, 2015 09:55
1 View

[California] Palo Alto: Committee balks at restricting smoking in apartments, condos

Palo Alto's smoking ban could soon be expanded to include e-cigarettes and a tobacco retailer licensing program. But a City Council committee stopped short Tuesday night of making a recommendation that the full council add apartments and condos to the l
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added May 14, 2015 09:58

[North Carolina] Fire marshal: Cigarette responsible for Foscoe fire

A fire that destroyed the Coffey Break apartments in Foscoe likely began after a resident discarded smoking material into the wastebasket of a lower unit apartment...was insured for $250,000, but it would likely cost around $600,000 to completely rebuild
Watauga (NC) Democrat
added May 11, 2015 22:23
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines