Heinrich Bill to Boost Tribal Homeownership Becomes Law

Legislation sponsored by U.S. Representative Martin Heinrich (NM-1) to remove barriers between Native American families and homeownership was signed into law today by President Obama during an Oval Office ceremony at the White House. The Helping Expedite and Advance Responsible Tribal Homeownership (HEARTH) Act, allows tribes to exercise greater control over their lands and eliminate bureaucratic delays that stand in the way of homeownership and economic development in tribal communities.

Congressman Teague Votes to Extend Homebuyers Tax Credit, Business Tax Relief and Unemployment Benefits

Washington, DC - November 6, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) - Today, Congressman Harry Teague voted to extend critical benefits and tax relief programs to stimulate southern New Mexico’s economy.

County Treasurer Announces Property Tax Bills Mailed

Bernalillo County Treasurer, Patrick Padilla, mailed over 270,000 property tax bills on November 1. “Property owners in Bernalillo County should be receiving their bills,”...

New Mexico Property Tax Questions

What is the property tax rate in New Mexico? How is taxable value of property determined? Is personal property taxed? Is there a property tax break for...


DOE helps low-income New Mexicans weatherize homes

The U.S. Department of Energy awarded $1.7 million to the New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority to help low-income New Mexicans weatherize their homes. The funds,...


GSA Awards Construction Contract for New Port of Entry in Columbus,...

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) awarded the construction contract for the new Land Port of Entry (LPOE) in Columbus, New Mexico to Hensel Phelps Construction Co, from Austin, Texas. The new LPOE will provide the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection (CBP) with facilities to help the agency fulfill its mission of keeping America’s borders safe and secure.