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Real Estate News

Source: New York Times Real Estate News
The tale of the rent-stabilized tenant with a house in the Berkshires is often used to point out the shortcomings of rent regulation. But there’s a flaw in that argument. [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
It’s the latest stop on the real estate tour for "American Idol” alum Adam Lambert. The singer with the showstopping voice has bought a modern home in the celebrity-popular Hollywood Hills for $6.5 million, records show. Lambert, who this month has been performing with rock band Queen in Las Vegas,... [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
With its classic A-frame and Cedar wood interior, this West Shore cabin offers a picture-perfect vacation spot with a $650,000 price tag. [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 11:03:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The heart of Pacific Palisades was choked with dozens of workers in hardhats Friday as they hurried to put the finishing touches on Palisades Village, the newest project by shopping center mogul Rick Caruso. The workers washed storefront windows, set down sod in the village’s park area and laid... [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The deep pockets of the entertainment industry continue to shape L.A.’s real estate market. This week we’ve loaded up on actors, but have rounded out the lineup with a singer, a radio host and even a news correspondent. Farther afield, we spied an interesting East Coast spread that was home [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 7:05:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
In the years leading up to the 2008 financial crisis, mortgage lenders fueled the housing bubble by issuing loans to high-risk borrowers. But instead of funding the loans by tapping deposits, as banks had done for generations, many lenders borrowed against lines of credit — and then sold the mortgages... [...]
Sat, Sep 22, 2018 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
After a remarkable run-up in housing costs that has crimped budgets, forced families from their neighborhoods and contributed to homelessness, it appears rent growth is slowing in Southern California and across the nation. Experts attribute the tapering in part to an increase in new apartment buildings... [...]
Fri, Sep 21, 2018 12:00:00 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, Sep 21, 2018 10:00:00 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: 1200 San Antonio Ave., Alameda Asking price: $2.995 million Description: This five-bedroom Tudor in Alameda’s Gold Coast offers curb appeal, period woodwork, welcoming public rooms and a kitchen [...]
Thu, Sep 20, 2018 9:57:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A 15-story tower is slated for a prime Westheimer corner. [...]
Thu, Sep 20, 2018 4:46:00 PM, Continue reading at the source