Real Estate News

Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
After an early slide, U.S. stocks clawed back much of the ground they lost and ended just slightly lower Wednesday. Banks climbed, but retailers, home builders and smaller companies fell. Stocks slumped in morning trading as home builders and retailers took sharp losses after the Commerce Department... [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018 9:10:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Broadcast giant CBS Corp. has identified Los Angeles real estate investment company Hackman Capital Partners as the buyer for its storied Television City production studios. Hackman Capital has been selected by CBS as the winning bidder in a transaction that could be valued at more than $700 million,... [...]
Tue, Oct 16, 2018 1:05:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Among home sellers and buyers finding common ground this week are some notable players. Swiping right were a soccer great, a film veteran and a “Real Housewives” star. Still casting about for that special someone is a “Dallas” mainstay and a retired NBA all-star. Our Home of the Week is [...]
Sat, Oct 13, 2018 7:05:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A local tech startup is partnering with real estate giant Re/Max to figure out how to use blockchain technology for buying and selling property in Mexico. The startup, once called XY Findables but now going by XYO Network, specializes in grabbing location data and storing it on the blockchain.... [...]
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 6:55:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
A pair of transactions north of $26 million in Beverly Hills and the sale of Zsa Zsa Gabor’s longtime residence in Bel-Air were among L.A. County’s high-water deals that publicly recorded in September. Here’s a closer look. $27 million — Beverly Hills In the 600 block of North Canon Drive, [...]
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage is nearing 5%, following a surge this week that put borrowing costs at their highest level since 2011, according to Freddie Mac. The sharp increase in mortgage rates — to 4.9% this week, from 4.71% last week and 3.91% a year ago [...]
Thu, Oct 11, 2018 8:10:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
After spending much of the last year changing spots in Santa Barbara County, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are turning their attention back to L.A. In recent weeks, the entertainment power couple has bought a Beverly Hills home steeped in Old Hollywood history for $15 million. They’ve also... [...]
Sat, Oct 06, 2018 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
In real-estate listings, certain words (beautiful, captivating) and features (pizza oven, farmhouse sink) can swing a home’s sale price by thousands of dollars, according to research conducted by the real-estate firm Zillow. Crafting verbiage for a listing is all about making a home seem unique... [...]
Sat, Oct 06, 2018 12:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
As an FBI agent through the 1990s, Art Pfizenmayer investigated title theft. But it was rare then. Today, it’s a growing problem. In 2008 when title theft was still uncommon, the FBI posted a notice about this house stealing scam, telling homeowners what to watch out for. A few years [...]
Mon, Oct 01, 2018 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Eddie Lampert’s hedge fund has a new plan for cutting Sears debt. The main beneficiary would be Eddie Lampert’s hedge fund. Lampert, Sears Holdings Corp.’s chief executive officer, called this week for the underperforming retailer to stanch the bleeding by paying off certain loans — many of them... [...]
Thu, Sep 27, 2018 10:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
For a small light fixture, an exterior sconce can have an outsize effect on the way your home looks — especially as it gets dark earlier. [...]
Mon, Oct 22, 2018 9:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. [...]
Sun, Oct 21, 2018 9:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Under all that colorful chintz there were some serious dust bunnies, but also a lot of laughs. [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The roof belongs to all the shareholders, but there are limits to how you can use a common area. [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 9:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
That small space near your front door could be the most important room in your home — even if it’s not a real room. Here’s how to make the best of it. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 9:32:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
An 18th-century stone barn in Bucks County, an 1812 Federal-style house in Newport and a 1966 Tudor in Portland. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 3:09:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Some of New York City’s most sumptuous and meticulously designed homes are celebrated in a new book. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 3:05:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
For some New York City apartment hunters, the amount of light a place gets is the deciding factor. Now there’s a way to tell without even visiting. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Despite a range of housing options (and prices) and easy access to beaches and the city, the township is often overlooked. But residents like that. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 3:52:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Wirecutter has advice on snow shovels, snow blowers and emergency gear to get you ready before the snow flies. [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 9:54:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
This spectacular mid-century modern, designed in 1957 by architect Roger Lee, has been enjoyed by only one family since its creation. Your family could be next. Bidding starts at $1.099 million. [...]
Mon, Oct 22, 2018 11:03:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Jade Jacobs of Anthem Design Group reimagined this two-level penthouse looking out at the Presidio. Its dramatic upper level flows to a private terrace and the unit enjoys a private garage, lobby and elevator. To read more about this listing, visit www.pacificheightsliving.com. Listing agent: Rachel Swann, the Agency, 415-225-7743, rachel.swann@ theagencyre.com. [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:52:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A pair of dishwashers and three ovens wait within the modern eat-in kitchen of this handsome Tudor designed by architect Frank Truman Swain. To read more about this listing, visit www.2821regent.com. Listing agent: Colette Ford, the Grubb Co., 510-823-5735, ford plowright@grubbco.com; Anja Plowright, Grubb Co., 510-593-8376, ford plowright@grubbco.com. [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:50:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Found in the Leonardville neighborhood, this Queen Anne Victorian offers period details like stained glass, ceiling medallions and antique light fixtures. The formal dining room hosts a fireplace, and the fourth bedroom opens to an enclosed a sun porch. Full details at www.908lafayette.com. Listing agent: Charlie Cook, Red Oak Realty, [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:49:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
For years the home at 38 Liberty St. in the Liberty Hill Historic District would turn heads — albeit for unflattering reasons. On a street lined with original and restored Victorians, the residence that dates back to the 1870s looked downright decrepit by comparison. But those days are over, thanks [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:48:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
This top-floor, two-story condo built in 2012 rests in a three-unit building between Laurel Village, Divisadero and Fillmore streets. An oversized island anchors an open kitchen equipped with Thermador appliances, and the residence has windows on three sides. A pair of private decks with glass railings afford unobstructed city views, [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:47:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Designed by architect Richard Janzen, this elegant contemporary frames views of Oakland and San Francisco, as well as the Golden Gate, Bay and San Rafael bridges. The open floor plan features glass walls and easy access to a central courtyard with a fountain. Granite counters and cherrywood cabinetry finish a [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:47:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Q: “What role might rising interest rates play in the Bay Area’s housing market? (Will it create any slowdowns, prevent folks from refinancing or make it even harder for some to enter the market?)” A: Rising interest rates were one of two reasons for the pull back in the stock market [...]
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 1:38:00 AM, 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 Address: 18550 Half Moon St., Sonoma Asking price: $6.75 million Description: Designed by a builder for his family, this two-story spot bathes in sunlight and enjoys a dramatic chef’s [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 9:43:00 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 Address: 252 the Uplands, Berkeley Asking price: $1.95 million Description: Set on nearly a quarter of an acre, this contemporary home hosts four bedrooms, multiple outdoor spaces and a [...]
Wed, Oct 17, 2018 8:41:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A collection of commercial real estate leases, sales and other activity in the Houston area. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A roundup of retail real estate activity in the Houston area. [...]
Fri, Oct 19, 2018 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Analysts at Bank of America and Credit Suisse expect housing growth to slow and have downgraded the ratings of several housing-related stocks. [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 3:52:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Nationally, rents have fallen year-over-year for the first time since 2012, according to Zillow. [...]
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 1:21:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Polo Ranch, a master-planned community planned in Fulshear, will have homes priced from the $160,000s that range in size from 1,200 to 3,400 square feet. [...]
Tue, Oct 16, 2018 6:25:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A city study has found that -- even after receiving more than $3 billion in federal funding -- Houston housing impacted by Hurricane Harvey requires an additional $12 billion to fully recover. [...]
Mon, Oct 15, 2018 2:59:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Completed in 1997, the house on Robinlake is a display of all things Texas. [...]
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 4:10:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Enclave Place has finally found a tenant. [...]
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 1:52:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Fri, Oct 12, 2018 1:11:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Real estate company MetroNational is a major player in Memorial City. It owns over 3 million square feet of office space and the Memorial City Mall. Now it has turned its attention to multifamily residential buildings. MetroNational's third Memorial City apartment complex, the McAdams, opens in January 2019. [...]
Thu, Oct 11, 2018 9:41:00 PM, Continue reading at the source