Chico Real Estate News
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Yesterday | via Chico Enterprise-Record
Websites like Airbnb.com have made vacation rentals popular throughout California, but the city of Chico says they aren't allowed here. If citizens aren't careful, they can be cited and fined $300 to $1,200, depending on the number of violations. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via US News & World Report
You're behind on your debt payments - big time - and you know that you should pay what you owe, and that if you don't, your credit score will tank, and your credit report will signal to lenders that you're a risky bet. You know that from here on out, it'll be harder to get a loan on, well, anything. Comment?
May 22, 2016 | via Mercury-Register
Chico >> Just two months ago, the Butte County group of Habitat for Humanity hosted an open house for two new homes for two working families in Chico. Now it's time to start over. Comment?
Mar 27, 2016 | via Chico Enterprise-Record
Firefighters try to extinguish a blaze that burned several businesses at Fourth and Broadway in 1950, including the Nichols Hardware Store. Today, Bank of America is on this corner. 1 comment
Mar 19, 2016 | via Mercury-Register
The De Los Santos family, Julianna, Sherlyn, Juan and Keyla, smile with current Habitat for Humanity homeowner Mary Shippen, right, as they receive the keys to their new house Saturday in Chico. Chico >> This past year has been a busy one for the Ortiz and De Los Santos families. Comment?
7 hrs ago | via New York Sun
The battle over Airbnb is taking center stage at the Democratic National Convention. The fight is emblematic of the dispute between Republicans and Democrats over who should steer the economy: government regulators, on the one hand, or consumers and business innovators on the other. Comment?
Monday | via Inman News
The California Association of Realtors filed a federal lawsuit against Massachusetts-based PDFfiller Inc., alleging the tech firm has copied, published and sold at least 64 of CAR's copyrighted real estate forms "many hundreds of thousands of times, and possibly millions of times" through its website without authorization. Apartment List released its July rent report for Los Angeles, finding rents were flat over June, but L.A. continues to be one of California's most expensive cities for renters. Comment?
Sunday Jul 24 | via The Wave
Jennifer and Bob Hochstadter of Dana Point no longer needed five bedrooms' worth of space, so they sold their Laguna Niguel home and moved into their smaller Dana Point rental, pocketing cash for travel and retirement. Lake Forest agent Jenean Hill has had at least five clients seeking to cash out their California homes over the past several years. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Wave
For more than a generation, opportunistic California politicians have barraged voters with woeful tales about how the most productive, inventive, wealthy and enterprising Californians are leaving this state in droves to avoid high taxes and excessive government regulation. These stories, used successfully by the likes of Pete Wilson and Arnold Schwarzenegger while running for governor, and unsuccessfully by failed candidates from Bill Simon to Meg Whitman and Neel Kashkari, tell of rich Californians seeking greener pastures in more laissez faire states like Texas and Idaho. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Inside Bay Area
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced they are backing state Attorney General Kamala Harris, a longtime political ally of the president, in California's historic Democrat-on-Democrat U.S. Senate race. The president praised Harris as a "lifelong courtroom prosecutor" who has fought international gangs, oil companies and the big banks responsible for the mortgage crisis. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Republic
Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement, as strong U.S. economic data raised questions over the likely course for interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 1.7 percent to 16,664.82 and Australia's S&P/ASX200 was down less than 0.1 percent at 5,537.20. Comment?
8 min ago | via Inman Real Estate News
That's 3.5 percent higher than the May 2016 estimate and 25.4 percent above the June 2015 estimate of 472,000. June's first-time foreclosure starts were at 69,300 - the lowest starts reported in 16 years. Comment?
21 min ago | via Colorado Springs Independent
Since 1991, economist Dave Bamberger has released his monthly list of Colorado Springs Economic Indicators. The list, now in its 25th year, usually spawns predictably trite newspaper headlines and/or social media posts. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via GantDaily.com
It felt like a reunion inside the TriBeCa cocktail bar in Manhattan where a crowd of 50 or so young professionals mingled. Many of the happy hour-goers arrived alone, but quickly found a friendly face. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via NewsOK.com
U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less optimistic about their sales prospects this month, though their outlook for the new-home market remains positive overall. Readings above 50 indicate more builders view sales conditions as good, rather than poor. Comment?
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