Real Estate News

Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The L.A. City Council voted unanimously Friday to dramatically expand protections for renters, underscoring the growing political might of the council's progressive bloc. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 10:57:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has spent tens of millions on pro-tenant causes. Yet elderly and disabled tenants at one of its buildings complain they have spent months at a time without a functioning elevator. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A California law passed in 2021 was supposed to make it easier for homeowners to build duplexes, but few are taking advantage of it. [...]
Wed, Jan 18, 2023 7:28:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Kansas businessman Behman Zakeri purchased a home featured in 'The Goonies' for more than $1.6 million in December. Here's what he plans to do with it. [...]
Tue, Jan 17, 2023 11:10:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The California Civil Rights Department sued two landlords, alleging they discriminated against a Section 8 tenant. It was the first such suit the department brought. [...]
Thu, Jan 05, 2023 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Too many new buildings have too many parking places, by law. The city should reduce the amount of land devoted to cars, so more housing can be built. [...]
Thu, Jan 05, 2023 11:05:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
After making a $325-million deal for the Village shopping center, Rams owner Stan Kroenke is set to develop a massive mixed-use complex in the San Fernando Valley. [...]
Wed, Jan 04, 2023 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
County officials say the Bruce family has agreed to sell the Bruce's Beach property in Manhattan Beach back to Los Angeles County for nearly $20 million. [...]
Tue, Jan 03, 2023 10:07:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Per usual, 2022 was a wild year for Southern California's luxury market with hushed deals, foreclosed mega-mansions and more. Here are the biggest sales. [...]
Fri, Dec 30, 2022 5:46:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Vin Scully's longtime home — a two-acre compound in Hidden Hills dubbed 'Home Plate' — just traded hands for $14 million. [...]
Thu, Dec 29, 2022 5:58:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Across the country, new developments are starting to look the same, raising fears that cities are losing their unique charm. But in the current housing crisis, does that matter? [...]
Sat, Jan 21, 2023 8:21:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
While you are entitled to practice your religion in your apartment, you are not entitled to disturb your neighbors. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Now known as 550 Madison, the historic Chippendale Building has been updated with a new gym, a full kitchen and an outdoor garden to welcome people back to the office. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 6:12:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Natives and newcomers are transforming this Greene County town, with an eye toward preservation. (And they want you to know it’s pronounced ‘cook-SAH-kie.’) [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 5:13:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Under a new proposal, a homeowner with a mortgage insured by the Federal Housing Administration would have uniform steps to follow to object to what they believe is an unfair, biased appraisal. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 4:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s properties are on the Upper East Side, in Chelsea and Bushwick. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s properties are a three-bedroom in Ocean Township, N.J., and a six-bedroom in Pelham Manor, N.Y. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
A new report gives us an idea, based on local income and housing prices. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
A 2009 brick house in Madison, a two-bedroom condominium in Louisville and a Tudor Revival home in Arlington Heights. [...]
Wed, Jan 18, 2023 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
About 6 percent of real estate agents and brokers in the United States are Black. Their white peers make almost three times as much, according to data and surveys. [...]
Tue, Jan 17, 2023 10:45:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
There's a pending sale, but you can still steal a look inside this baseball executive's beautiful Cape Cod home. [...]
Sat, Jan 21, 2023 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A lakefront Arkansas home, renovated on HGTV's "Fixer to Fabulous," had no trouble using its natural charm to find a new owner. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 10:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Walking into this 1906 Detroit castle is like taking a step back in time—and a stroll through multiple design eras. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 8:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
On "Home Town," hosts Erin and Ben Napier help a Chicago couple create their sleek, clean dream home in Laurel, MS. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 7:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Why is this California compound so popular with celebrities? It includes 15,505 square feet spread across five different structures. [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2023 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
An offer came quickly for an eight-sided house in Sultan, WA. The unsual home angled its way onto the market in December.  [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 8:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
The five-bedroom, eight-bathroom home is listed for $15.9 million. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 7:57:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Pia Zadora is ready to move on from her coastal Southern California townhome. Here's a look inside. [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2023 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
If you’re shopping for a mortgage to buy or considering refinancing a home, the advertised interest rate won’t be the same as the loan’s annual percentage rate (APR). That’s because the interest rate is what you pay a lender to borrow the money, while the APR is the interest rate [...]
Wed, Jan 18, 2023 8:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
You might need a jumbo mortgage (aka jumbo loan) if you're buying an expensive property or even a regular home in a pricey market. That's because conforming loans — those meeting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac guidelines — limit how much you can borrow. While a jumbo loan lets you [...]
Tue, Jan 17, 2023 9:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 2.88 percent last year, according to the government-sponsored mortgage-finance company Freddie Mac. [...]
Thu, Aug 06, 2020 5:50:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The Terrata Homes are designed with private offices, formal dining rooms and outdoor living spaces. [...]
Tue, Aug 04, 2020 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Texas Children’s Hospital plans to bring additional retail amenities and refresh the building's common areas. [...]
Thu, Jul 16, 2020 2:42:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A study by the Harris County Commissioners Court found that Black-owned firms make up less than 1 percent of government and procurement contracts awarded in Harris County, a disparity the Greater Houston Black Chamber calls “unconscionable.” [...]
Mon, Jul 06, 2020 4:52:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The four-bedroom, three-bath house with a pool and decidedly 1960s character is now on the market for $375,000. [...]
Mon, Jul 06, 2020 3:09:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The project will convert the former department store into a 270,000-square-foot office and collaboration center designed to house startups, corporations, venture capitalists, business accelerator programs, academics and others. [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2020 5:18:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The issue first drew attention after people were killed in a shooting at a party hosted at an Airbnb. The company says limiting parties will also be a boon for public health during the pandemic. [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2020 4:52:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The drift down is caused in large part by the economic uncertainty surrounding the path the novel coronavirus is charting. [...]
Thu, Jul 02, 2020 4:41:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
At special risk are hotels that were funded with mortgages that were bundled into securities. [...]
Wed, Jul 01, 2020 4:18:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
New Hope Housing is developing the 100-unit Avenue J community east of downtown Houston. [...]
Tue, Jun 30, 2020 6:19:00 PM, Continue reading at the source