Coyuchi, The First Home Brand To Enter The Circular Economy, To Celebrate 30th Anniversary

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2021, Coyuchi has been a pioneer in sustainable textiles since it was founded in 1991 in Point Reyes Station in Northern California. The brand was always inspired by its coastal roots and is known for its subdued, nature-inspired color palette. 

Coyuchi founder Christine Nielson was a pioneer in sustainable textiles and incredibly passionate about sustainable architecture. Coyuchi was one of the first companies to sell organic cotton bedding and today remains a leader in sustainable initiatives. The company prides itself on innovation and was recently recognized as the first home textile brand to enter the circular economy, meaning that Coyuchi will make a new product using the original, natural and certified organic fibers. 

According to the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, which helps businesses accelerate the transition to

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American Capital Group, Artemis Real Estate Partners Enter Joint Venture to Acquire Two Pacific Northwest Multifamily Development Projects

KIRKLAND, Wash. and HILLSBORO, Ore., Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — American Capital Group (“ACG”) and Artemis Real Estate Partners (“Artemis”), today announced they have entered into a joint venture and completed the acquisition of two multifamily development projects: the Lifebridge Kirkland Apartments in Kirkland, Wash., and the Amberglen Apartments in Hillsboro, Ore. Both Pacific Northwest projects are in areas experiencing rapid population and job growth, with the Seattle and Portland metropolitan areas representing some of the strongest markets in the U.S. for multifamily investment and development.

“These areas of the Pacific Northwest continue to attract a substantial number of new, high-paying technology jobs, and consequently an influx of renters seeking affordable alternatives to nearby markets, such as the Bay Area,” said B.J. Kuula, President, ACG. “This transaction represents a rare opportunity to acquire well-located and high-quality projects at attractive price points.”

The Lifebridge Kirkland Apartments project is located

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Mattamy Homes to Enter Dallas-Fort Worth Market

Definitive Agreement Reached on the Acquisition of the Homebuilding Operations of Dallas-Based New Synergy Homes and Ownership and Control of More Than 3,400 Homesites

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2020 /CNW/ – Mattamy Homes, the largest privately owned homebuilder in North America, today announced it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the homebuilding operations of New Synergy Homes in Dallas, Texas, the second largest housing market in the United States.  The acquisition of New Synergy, a homebuilding operation of Dallas-based developer and homebuilder Centurion American Development Group, is anticipated to close on November 2, 2020. As a result of the transaction, Mattamy will own and control more than 3,400 homesites in 26 future communities.  In connection with the acquisition, Mattamy will offer employment opportunities to all employees of New Synergy. Mattamy will not acquire the land development operations of Centurion American Development Group, which will

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Police ‘don’t have power to enter peoples’ homes to break up Christmas gatherings’, says legal expert



a person wearing a purple hat: A woman wearing a face mask walks past Christmas lights outside a department store in central London. A new three-tier system of alert levels for England has been implemented following rising coronavirus cases and hospital admissions. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)


A woman wearing a face mask walks past Christmas lights outside a department store in central London. A new three-tier system of alert levels for England has been implemented following rising coronavirus cases and hospital admissions. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)



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Police who attempt to break up family Christmas gatherings that break coronavirus lockdown restrictions have no power to do so, a legal expert has stated.

With many parts of England now under tiered restrictions that ban separate households from mixing indoors, West Midlands police and crime commissioner David Jamieson said officers would investigate reports of rule-breaking over the festive period.

He told The Telegraph: “If we think there’s large groups of people gathering where they shouldn’t be, then police will have to intervene. If, again, there’s flagrant breaking of the rules, then the police would have to enforce.”

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Home Equity Is One Way To Help Your Children Enter The Housing Market

Rayan is COO/CFO at Fraction and advises several startups. Previously, Rayan was COO/CFO at Unison and ran a major Canadian pension fund.

In today’s market, it’s not uncommon for homebuyers to receive assistance from their parents. The numbers are staggering. A survey from Legal and General found (download required) 43% of homebuyers under 35 received assistance from their parents or other family members. In aggregate, in 2018, parents or other family members provided assistance to purchase $317 billion of property across the U.S. The assistance can range from partial to full help with a down payment up to purchasing a home outright.

Rising housing costs necessitate this assistance — in whatever form. In a city like Denver where the median household income is just over $60,000 and the median home price is around $470,000, a 20% down payment could be as much as $95,000 for a home in the

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