Real Estate News

Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A flurry of sales of $24 million or more capped off another year of high-end real estate transactions in Los Angeles County. Among December’s biggest deals was the onetime home of a noted filmmaker, a newly built spec mansion and an ocean-view estate bought by one of TV’s biggest competition [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 2:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
There is a rule of thumb among real estate agents that if a property is priced fairly, it should sell in about a month and within 5% of the asking price. It rarely works out that way at the high end. A median-priced home in Los Angeles County does indeed [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The scenic hillsides of Los Feliz come from shaky beginnings, but since then, the neighborhood’s allure has grown. Home buyers love the views of Griffith Park, architects love the challenges presented by the rugged lots and Los Feliz has grown into a hot spot filled with luxury mansions and architectural... [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 7:45:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A large-scale residential and hotel complex will be proposed for the former headquarters campus of the Metropolitan Water District on Sunset Boulevard as Los Angeles’ development boom expands into blocks just northwest of downtown. The $600-million project, called 1111 Sunset, would include high-rise... [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A British real estate company Monday launched a flat fee home listing service in San Diego County, charging sellers $3,200 to list a home. The cost is likely cheaper for most sellers who are used to a 2.5 percent listing fee, so the offer could save sellers hundreds of dollars [...]
Tue, Jan 09, 2018 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A neighborhood popularized by its easy access to public transportation in the early 1900s, Silver Lake has found new ways to court residents over the years. Plenty of chic midcentury homes designed by the greats — John Lautner, Richard Neutra, etc. — dot the neighborhood’s hilly landscape, but... [...]
Sun, Jan 07, 2018 5:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Home to the second-largest Armenian population in the world, Glendale has come a long way since its 150-acre inception in 1884. Today, its streets are lined with everything from Mediterranean-style homes to Spanish Colonials. Last year there were 15 single-family home sales of $2 million or more... [...]
Sun, Jan 07, 2018 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Actor, race car driver and recent “Dancing With the Stars” contestant Frankie Muniz has sold his home in Phoenix for $3.2 million. Muniz, 32, made his first appearance in Hot Property more than a decade ago, when he listed one of his Westside homes at the age of 18. In [...]
Sat, Jan 06, 2018 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Encino – Spanish for “oak” – found its name after Spanish soldier Gaspar de Portola sat his donkey near a 700-year-old oak tree that now sits at the heart of the San Fernando Valley community. Hollywood began using the ranch land for filming locations in the 1920s, and now, tear-downs [...]
Thu, Jan 04, 2018 10:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Settled in 1784 by Spanish soldier Manuel Nieto as part of a land grant, Long Beach has since grown into the 39th most populated city in the U.S. The Port of Long Beach is the second busiest container port in the country, and the city offers a variety of luxury [...]
Thu, Jan 04, 2018 6:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
To encourage conversions of old office buildings into condos, the district council is considering a bill that would enable a “Manhattanizing of the District of Columbia.” [...]
Wed, Jan 17, 2018 12:29:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
As the baby boomers age, some are choosing to stay in their homes and take in boarders to help pay the rent or lend a hand with household chores. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 7:52:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 7:43:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The generic townhouse in Carroll Gardens was nothing special. But now it’s family friendly, with surprising details. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 6:53:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The townhouse in Carroll Gardens was nothing special. But now it’s warm and comfortable, with surprising details. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 10:01:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Whether they’re holding fruit, mail or nothing at all, eye-catching bowls add polish to a room. [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. [...]
Sun, Jan 14, 2018 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
A tenant who lives in a rent-stabilized apartment in Elmhurst, Queens, wonders how to negotiate a buyout. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 4:49:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
A personable, centrally located neighborhood, Turtle Bay also has an international flavor, thanks to the proximity of the United Nations. [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 5:09:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
A house with a double-decker front porch in Cleveland, a renovated 1915 home in Cedar Rapids and a bungalow in Little Rock. [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 4:11:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character. More photos: www.sfgate.com/columns/walkthrough [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 9:44:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
This more than 100-year-old building has been fully restored and houses offices as well as a loft with wide open living spaces, original oak hardwood floors and high, wood-beamed ceilings. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 12:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
If mind-blowing technology and the latest gadgets get your juices flowing, your home no doubt reflects this – particularly where smart home devices are concerned. [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 5:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Mehdi and Nely Jazayeri went above and beyond when they tore down a 1950s Ranch home and built a sleek contemporary at 369 Fletcher Drive in Atherton. The home boasts two wine cellars, seven bedrooms [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 3:59:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Location matters most in real estate, and 2430 Castro St. in Noe Valley enjoys a unique setting. Not only is the four-bedroom contemporary positioned in one of San Francisco’s hottest neighborhoods, there are no homes across the street from the residence. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 2:16:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Recently remodeled by EAG Studio, this contemporary couples indoor/outdoor living with a modern floor plan. The roof deck offers views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Palace of Fine Arts, while a curved Calacatta Nuvo quartz island accents the kitchen. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 2:15:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Built in 1971, this Sleepy Hollow home includes an office and a library. The residence has protected views and is flanked by mature trees and rolling hills. Stone counters and stainless steel appliances accent the chef’s kitchen. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 2:15:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
East of McKinley Square with west-facing windows, this updated condo offers LED lighting, quartz counters and wood floors, as well as floor tiles in the bathroom. The unit includes one-car parking. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 2:15:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
(Livermore, CA) Rejuvenate yourself with engaging activities and soothing surroundings at Shea Home's master-plan community, Sage in Livermore. Sage is a new home community unlike any other; it's a blend of inner tranquility with modern luxury and offers a greener, more holistic lifestyle. It's an ideal antidote to the many [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018 12:53:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A: 2018 should be another robust year in the Bay Area for real estate. San Francisco will continue to experience a strong demand for single-family homes, especially on the north side of town where there is an extreme lack of inventory. State-of-the-art homes will continue to command top dollar and [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 9:16:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Preferred Shipping has acquired a 63,000-square-foot warehouse in Sugar Land. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 12:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
An Upper Kirby property built to house farm-to-table restaurant Haven a decade ago will get new use as a law office and a mediation center. A local investor has purchased the 5,350-square-foot building at 2502 Algerian Way, said Chris Dray of NewQuest Properties. The location, near U.S. 59 and Kirby [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 12:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Braun Enterprises is about to make history pay - again. The Houston real estate company said it will soon open its redevelopment of 3100 Fannin in Midtown after signing several major retail tenants. The property at the northwest corner of Elgin is the latest of more than 35 older, close-in properties [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 3:27:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
The company will occupy more than 8,000 square feet -- including a 1,500-square-foot balcony/event space -- in a new building under construction at 927 Studewood. [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018 10:42:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Jackson Walker has renewed and expanded its lease to 77,015 square feet in downtown's 5 Houston Center, 1401 McKinney. Eric Anderson and Tyler Garrett of Transwestern represented the landlord, Spear Street Capital. Tim Relyea of Cushman & Wakefield represented the law firm. The Texas-based firm, which has 90 attorneys in [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 11:34:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Crossmark Global Investments, a longtime Houston investment manager that got a new name last year, will move its headquarters to Skanska's recently completed West Memorial Place campus in the Energy Corridor this year. The company, which provides investment strategies for financial advisers and institutions, has leased 16,000 square feet at West [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 11:31:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Blue Onyx Bistro will open at 4720 Richmond, just inside Loop 610 near the Galleria, in February. The 150-seat steak and seafood restaurant is owned by executive chef David Chang and partners. It is part of Bernstein Investments' Richmond Loop Plaza, which is undergoing renovations. Chang opened Redfish Seafood Grill [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018 11:27:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Houston's real estate market set a new record for home sales in 2017, besting the previous year's record by 3.5 percent as the market rapidly rebounded after Hurricane Harvey. [...]
Wed, Jan 10, 2018 4:29:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Jackson Walker has firmed up its commitment to downtown's 5 Houston Center with a major lease renewal. The 77,015-square-foot lease at 1401 McKinney reflects a renewal of 74,094 square feet and an expansion of 2,921 square feet, Transwestern announced. [...]
Wed, Jan 10, 2018 3:59:00 PM, Continue reading at the source