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Audit Shows ‘Significant Flaws’ In LA Foreclosure Registry Program

An audit of a Los Angeles foreclosure registry program aimed at combating neighborhood blight reveals “significant flaws” in the existing program, according to city officials Tuesday.

06/03/2014

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California Home Price Gains Slow In April

The median sales price of $383,000 was up 2 percent from March and 18 percent from April of 2013.

05/14/2014

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Home Prices Jump, Number Of Distressed Properties Drops In LA County

The number of distressed properties sold in Southern California and statewide has plunged dramatically over the last five years, resulting in higher home prices, according to a real estate industry group.

03/10/2014

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7 Arrested For Alleged $6.2 Million Mortgage Scam

State authorities say the men were arrested Wednesday on an indictment charging them with grand theft, income tax evasion and conspiracy.

02/26/2014

Mayor Garcetti is urging LA residents who need help to stave off a foreclosure to call a help line. (credit: CBS)

Mayor Garcetti Helps Promote New Anti-Foreclosure Help Line

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined with community activists and homeowners Thursday to promote a new, anti-foreclosure help line.

10/17/2013

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Home’s Auction Shut Down Over Stray Voltage Concerns In Redondo Beach Neighborhood

An auction for a foreclosed home was shut down Wednesday over stray voltage concerns in a Redondo Beach neighborhood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/04/2013

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LA Foreclosure Filings Down 13.3 Percent In June As Home Repossessions Decline Across US

Lenders initiated the foreclosure process on 57,286 homes last month, the lowest level for any month in 7½ years, foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc. said Thursday.

07/10/2013

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March Foreclosure Rates Lowest In 5 Years

The number of American homes reposed by lenders in March fell to the lowest level in more than five years, according to Los Angeles-based Realty Trac Inc.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/11/2013

Half the apartments at Sierra Village in San Bernardino are vacant. (credit: CBS)

Elderly Man Robbed, Beaten During Home Invasion

An elderly man was robbed and beaten in his San Bernardino home, according to authorities.

01/31/2013

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SoCal Foreclosure Rates Lowest In 6 Years

California has one of the highest foreclosure rates in the nation but overall filings in November reached a low not seen in six years, according to data published by Realty Trac.

12/14/2012

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City Of El Monte To Fix Up Foreclosed Homes For Low-Income Families

The city of El Monte plans to buy bank-owned homes, fix them up, and then sell them to low-income families in an effort to combat foreclosures in the area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2012

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Calif. Home Prices Rise In September

California home prices rose in September to a four-year high as the supply of properties for sale remained tight, according to surveys released Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2012

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11 Indicted In Loan Modification Scam

Eleven people have been indicted by a Los Angeles federal grand jury for a loan modification scam that preyed on more than 4,000 financially distressed homeowners.

09/13/2012

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Woman Tries To Sell Home, Finds Out Bank Mistakenly Foreclosed It

A Moreno Valley woman tried to sell her home, only to find out the bank mistakenly foreclosed it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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Owners Lose Possessions After Home Near Twentynine Palms Is Mistakenly Foreclosed

The owners of a modest home near Twentynine Palms lost their cherished possessions after a bank mistakenly foreclosed their residence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2012

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