Real Estate News

Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Cindy Crawford has gone shopping on the Westside. The supermodel and her husband, businessman Rande Gerber, have bought a Beverly Hills home from OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder and his wife, Genevieve, for $11.625 million. Tedder and his wife worked with Alvarez Morris Architectural Studio to... [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Question: I’ve been the treasurer of our 30-unit self-managed condominium association for more than 20 years and until recently the handling of buyer and refinance escrows and other paperwork for property transactions was a breeze. This year, though, mortgage lenders started asking for a fidelity... [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
To attract young renters to his projects, architect-developer Mike Burnett believes in designing around parties.“Always design for the party — this is very important in a site plan,” Burnett, 40, told San Diego apartment owners and managers last week. “How are you going to get drunk?”He was being... [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The hits just keep on comin’. Comedian and talk radio host Tim Conway Jr. listed his Burbank home for $839,000 and in less than a week had multiple offers in hand. Last year the KFI radio personality sold another home in Tarzana for over the asking price in just under [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 9:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The groundwork for the upscale Westside neighborhood of Cheviot Hills was laid in 1923 when a single subdivision began sales of lots on a previously undeveloped patch of rolling hills 10 miles west of downtown Los Angeles. It was prime real estate. In a newspaper advertisement for that first tract,... [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Here’s what about $900,000 buys in the Costa Mesa, Irvine and San Juan Capistrano housing markets. COSTA MESA: Sitting on a corner lot, this renovated three-bedroom features such updates as a Dutch front door, skylights and custom cabinetry in the kitchen. Address: 157 E. Wilson St., Costa Mesa,... [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Beckoned by the lingering allure of Old Hollywood, a Chinese developer is building a $300-million condominium skyscraper on a long-moribund corner in the historic Broadway Theater District. The intersection, at Broadway and 4th Street, is part of a six-block stretch of downtown that is home to... [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 12:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The Redondo Beach City Council has placed a nearly one-year moratorium on mixed-use development, a move that comes amid a statewide housing shortage driving up rents and home prices. The 10½-month ban, which passed unanimously Tuesday evening, puts a brake on projects that combine retail and office... [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 11:15:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
U.S. stock indexes overcame a wobble to close mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its huge bond portfolio next month and was still on track to raise interest rates later this year.The central bank's announcement drove bond yields higher, lifting shares... [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 9:55:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The San Diego County median home price decreased for the second month in a row in August to $535,000, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Tuesday. Despite the break in rising prices, most experts caution that tight supply — fewer homes are for sale in 2017 compared to last year — [...]
Tue, Sep 19, 2017 8:40:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
An experiment to control the borough’s booming deer population through vasectomies is said to be the first of its kind in the nation. [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 7:59:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Eco-friendly and affordable, shipping containers are gaining popularity as an alternative to traditional houses. [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 7:12:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Where is the best place to have a pet? The country’s 100 largest cities, ranked according to how hospitable they are to animals. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s homes are on the Upper West Side, in the West Village, and in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s homes are on the Upper West Side, in the West Village, and in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s properties include a penthouse in Hoboken, N.J., and a bayfront in Merrick, N.Y. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:01:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
This week’s properties include a penthouse in Hoboken, N.J., and a bayfront in Merrick, N.Y. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The first lady’s stylist and designer invites us inside his apartment and work space. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
All they wanted was a house with three bedrooms, at least two bathrooms and a big backyard for their dog — at a price they could afford. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 1:57:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Building with shipping containers is becoming more popular as they are seen as an eco-friendly and affordable alternative to traditional homes. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 12:10:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A: Getting a license is just the beginning of getting established. You can take community college courses or private courses online. Community college courses allow for more in-depth discussions which are helpful. Then you must pass the state exam and get fingerprinted. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:08:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Designed by Julia Morgan, this brown shingle home contains intricate woodwork and stained glass windows. There’s a large country kitchen and an oversize formal dining room with original built-ins. Multiple decks rest off the back of the home and overlook the large backyard. The lower level features an in-law unit [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:07:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Mortgage adviser: Brenda Wyatt. Property type: Maxwell Park, Oakland. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:06:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Set on nearly an acre and a half, this private estate features renovated bathrooms, updated light fixtures and new paint. Stainless steel appliances outfit the chef’s kitchen and the home has sweeping views of the bay, Glenwood, China Camp Open Space and Peacock Gap. Patios, decks and an outdoor fireplace [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:06:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Designed by Virgil W. Jorgensen and built by Alex Cedarburg, this home on more than 11/3 acres dates back to 1927. Grand formal rooms feature soaring ceilings, and French doors in the living room, dining room and foyer open to a flagstone patio with bay views. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:03:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Two houses occupy a single lot in Berkeley’s Elmwood District. The first is a remodeled Dutch Colonial, while the second is a two-bedroom, one-bathroom. A shared courtyard stands between the two homes. The property is near BART, UC Berkeley and College Avenue. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:03:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
This 18th floor unit in the Summit building offers floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of Alcatraz, the Marin Headlands and San Francisco Bay. Building amenities include a parking garage, a doorman and a concierge. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 12:03:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A stunning 51 percent of Bay Area voters have considered leaving due to rising housing costs, according to a new poll of California voters from the UC Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 10:12:00 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 [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 9:23:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Good buys? Homes those with small budgets can afford in Novato, Sausalito, Richmond and Vallejo [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Gibson Dunn, a global law firm that set up shop in Houston in February, will relocate to downtown's BG Group Place at 811 Main early next year. The firm, which specializes in the oil and gas industry in Houston, has subleased 55,000 square feet on floors 30 and 31 from Shell. [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 4:34:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Rayford Harmony, a new 31,500-square-foot shopping center at the Grand Parkway and Rayford Road in the Harmony master-planned community in Spring, has changed hands. Matt Berry with CBRE represented the seller, R1 Rayford Road. A Texas-based institutional fund with retail investments across the country purchased the center. AMC Theatres has signed [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 4:34:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
WPT Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust has purchased Apex Distribution Center, a three-building property totaling 410,600 square feet in northwest Houston. Trent Agnew and Rusty Tamlyn of HFF represented the seller, Crow Holdings Industrial. The center is on 25 acres at 5750 Brittmoore and 10618-10634 Tanner. Houston-based Polymers Packaging & Warehousing [...]
Sat, Sep 23, 2017 4:33:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Scheduled foreclosure auctions on Houston homes were up 67 percent in August compared to last year, a new report shows. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 2:36:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Houston-based Polymers Packaging & Warehousing has acquired a 275,000-square-foot warehouse at 550 Aleen Street from Aleen Street Associates. Ryan Fuselier and Travis Secor of JLL represented the buyer. Bob Berry and Grant Hortenstine of Avison Young represented the seller. [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Rayford Harmony, a new 31,500-square-foot shopping center at the Grand Parkway and Rayford Road in the Harmony master-planned community in Spring, has changed hands. Matt Berry with CBRE represented the seller, R1 Rayford Road. The property was purchased by a Texas-based institutional fund with retail investments across the county. [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 4:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
AMC Theatres has signed on as an anchor tenant in the 69-acre MetroPark Square development in Shenandoah, according to real estate firm Baker Katz. The center is east of Interstate 45 and south of Texas 242 (College Park Drive). [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 2:55:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Kingfisher Senior Living has opened Ella Springs Senior Living at 16700 Ella Blvd. in north Houston. The first phase of the project offers 62 assisted living apartments with floor plans ranging from studios to two bedroom/two bathrooms, and 24-apartment memory care units with private and semi-private rooms. Resident services include [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 2:32:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Houston-based Lionstone Investments, a nationally-focused firm with properties across the commercial real estate spectrum, is being acquired by Columbia Threadneedle Investments, the companies announced Wednesday morning. [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 1:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Pomona Elementary, a new campus of Alvin Independent School District, is contributing to stronger sales in Manvel's Pomona community. [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 12:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source