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California Home Sales, Prices Continue To Rise

California home sales are continuing to rise and so are prices, especially in the San Francisco Bay Area, thanks to job growth and low mortgage rates and despite tight supply.

06/18/2015

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California Home Prices, Sales At 7-Year High

California home prices climbed to a new 7 1/2-year high in April as low interest rates and job growth lured buyers, a research firm said Thursday. Sales were brisk.

05/21/2015

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SoCal Homeowners Should Brace For Possible Boost In Home Equity Payments

At the height of the housing bubble a decade ago, a home equity line of credit seemed like an answer to a prayer.

05/12/2015

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Coastal Commission Staff Supports Edge’s Development Plan

The Edge appears to be edging closer to approval for his long-delayed proposal to build five luxury homes near a ridge overlooking Malibu.

05/08/2015

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Video Game Technology To Be Used To Showcase Homes For Real Estate

A virtual reality technology, very much like that used in many modern video games, is now being used to showcase properties for real estate in Southern California.

03/25/2015

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Techies Snatching Up More Real Estate In Southern California

While the mega rich from Silicon Valley have made headlines for their purchases of extravagant Los Angeles homes, the city has become increasingly appealing to a trove of angel investors and start-up entrepreneurs as well.

03/21/2015

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Discover how a CACM California Certified Community Association Manager can improve your HOA today!

Community Managers are trained professionals that act as “Community Champions” by guiding volunteer homeowners association (HOA) board members through complicated issues to protect property values and enhance the quality of life for you and your […]

01/28/2015

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Minecraft Creator Snags Beverly Hills Mansion For $70M

What does a billionaire get for his $70 million? A lot.

12/18/2014

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SoCal House Flipping Market Cools On Higher Prices, Fewer Homes

The market for house flipping – where a home is purchased and subsequently sold again within 12 months — could be cooling in Southern California, according to data released Thursday.

11/20/2014

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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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Aspiring Playboy Model, Private Pilot Arrested With About $2 M In Ecstasy At OC Airport

Authorities say they busted a man and a woman at John Wayne Airport last Thursday following a tip and allegedly found the pair were in possession of more than 50,000 Ecstasy pills and 40 kilos (about 90 pounds) of the pill in powder form.

10/16/2014

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California Home Sales Rise In September

California home sales rose for the first time in a year in September, a research firm said Tuesday, as cooling prices and a strong economy encouraged buyers.

10/14/2014

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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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California Home Sales Slow Despite Low Interest Rates

In spite of extremely low interest rates, California’s real estate market continued to cool off this summer, with pending home sales figures dipping for the fourth straight month, the California Association of Realtors reported Tuesday.

08/26/2014

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