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Report: Airbnb Rental Service Making SoCal Housing Crunch Worse

The rise of the long-term rental market in Southern California is making the region’s housing shortage even worse, according to a report released Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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State Supreme Court: Residency Restriction Of Jessica’s Law Violates Sex Offenders’ Constitutional Rights

California’s Supreme Court ruled Monday state corrections officials cannot prohibit all registered sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of a school or park as required by a 2006 voter-approved ballot measure.

03/02/2015

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VA To Build Housing For Homeless Vets At West LA Campus

More homeless veterans in Los Angeles may soon have a roof over their head with some help from the U.S. government.

01/28/2015

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Tustin Foster Care Hero Wins ‘Everyday Heroes’ Top Honor

The Orange County Register newspaper is set to honor “everyday heroes”, or people who make a difference without being in the spotlight, with the top honor going to a man who works with foster care teens.

01/19/2015

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Number Of SoCal ‘Zombie’ Homes Drops By Half

“Zombie homes” in Southern California are finally moving off the markets.

10/30/2014

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Study: Rent Prices In LA, OC Counties To Increase Over 8 Percent

Rents in Los Angeles and Orange Counties, already considered to be rather pricey, are expected to become more expensive.

10/07/2014

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Chinese Firm To Build 200 Homes In Simi Valley In Billion-Dollar US Investment

A Chinese home-building company is breaking ground on dozens of new homes in Simi Valley as part of a $1 billion plan to invest in the U.S. housing market.

09/04/2014

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Report: LA, OC Residents Spend Half Of Income On Housing

If you want to live in Southern California, it’s going to cost you.

08/21/2014

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Salvation Army In Bell Proposes Shelter To House 136 Undocumented Children

The meeting, held at 7 p.m., drew opponents and proponents.

07/23/2014

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LA Tops Study As Least Affordable US Housing Market

About one in four households in Los Angeles spend over half their income on housing, according to a study released Thursday.

06/26/2014

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City Council Declares ‘Renters’ Day’ To Highlight Lack Of Affordable Housing

Hundreds of Angelenos converged on the steps of City Hall to call attention to what they say is a lack of affordable housing in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2014

Residents of the Autumnwood housing complex have claimed a dangerous cocktail of contaminants is buried underneath their homes. (CBS)

Calif. Toxics Regulators Accused Of ‘Doctored Data’ In Tainted Soil Probe

A consumer advocacy group alleges California regulators and other officials doctored data to avoid pinpointing the source of an apparent health threat at the Autumnwood housing complex.

04/08/2014

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Officials Deny Plan To House Siberian Tigers At Malibu Home

Ventura County officials Thursday denied a request for a permit to house five white Siberian tigers for commercial use for filming at a Malibu home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/20/2014

The $12 million, 40-unit development El Monte Veterans Village will celebrate its grand opening Wednesday. (Photo courtesy Mercy Housing California)

El Monte Debuts Affordable Housing ‘Village’ For Homeless Veterans

Officials with the city of El Monte will host a grand opening celebration Wednesday for the San Gabriel Valley’s first affordable-housing community specifically for homeless veterans.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2014

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Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate Recap

Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.

03/01/2014

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