Fresno Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Fresno, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Jun 24 | via KSEE-TV Fresno
Homes are selling so fast many agents are only willing to show them to buyers who are pre-qualified for a loan. Home prices are up and houses are selling fast in Fresno County. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 24 | via Bank Rate
As more seniors turn to reverse mortgages, their adult children might well be puzzled or concerned about what will happen to that debt when one or both of their parents eventually dies. At that time, questions about how to pay off the loan will need to be resolved -- and relatively quickly. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 2 | via The Fresno Bee
Wells Fargo still has $15,000 homebuyer downpayment assistance grants available through its HomeLIFT program for prospective buyers in Fresno, Modesto and Stockton. More than 300 applicants attended homebuyer events May 28 and 30 to see if they could qualify. Comment?
May 28, 2015 | via The Fresno Bee
"It's beautiful," one of my sources said this week as California enters another summer drought. In case you've lost track, we're in drought year No. Comment?
May 12, 2015 | via The Fresno Bee
Home affordability remained even in the central San Joaquin Valley during the first quarter of the year compared to the end of last year as interest rates stayed low and home prices stabilized. But affordability levels have dropped since 2012 when nearly three-quarters of the Valley's prospective buyers could afford a home, according to the California Association of Realtors . Comment?
Sunday | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
The Southern California real-estate market is feeling the sting of a changing climate, as a pair of new reports finds renters, would-be homebuyers and black households losing ground in the face of competition from investors and a widening racial wealth gap. In a survey of 80 community-based nonprofits, the California Reinvestment Coalition found that long-term tenants are being displaced by high rents while potential first-time homebuyers are losing out to all-cash offers from investors. Comment?
Yesterday | via Almanac
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks. Comment?
Sunday | via Dr. Housing Bubble Blog
California home prices plateau and sales fall: Inventory slowly rising in L.A. County and back in a big way for Orange County. At the start of the year, discussing a year-over-year drop in California home prices seemed unrealistic. Comment?
Saturday | via Holtville Tribune
A federal grand jury in San Francisco returned an indictment against a Northern California real estate investor for his role in bid-rigging and fraud conspiracies at public foreclosure auctions in Northern California, the Department of Justice announced. A two-count indictment has been filed in the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of California in Oakland, charging Ramin Rad "Ray" Yeganeh of San Mateo, California, with participating in conspiracies to rig bids and defraud mortgage holders and others in Alameda County. Comment?
Thursday Jun 25 | via SFGate
In this Sept. 12, 2013 file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Comment?
7 min ago | via Business Wire
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7 min ago | via Berkshire Eagle
After seven meetings and more than 20 hours of public hearings, the Zoning Board of Appeals has given final approval to the 112-room, $50 million Elm Court resort project. The ZBA on Monday came to terms on a set of stringent conditions attached to the board's approval of a special permit for access to the property, which lies mostly in Stockbridge. Comment?
9 min ago | via Housing Wire
The price that borrowers pay for a 0% down payment loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Housing Service is reportedly set to rise later this year. According to a report from Bloomberg, the USDS will raise the upfront feed paid by buyers for a 0% down loan from 2% to 2.75%. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Daily News
U.S. home prices increased at a solid clip in April, led by double-digit jumps in Denver and San Francisco. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 4.9 percent in April from 12 months earlier, roughly the same annual pace as March, S&P Dow Jones Indices said Tuesday. Comment?
15 min ago | via WFTV Orlando
Some Orange County real estate agents said their phones have been ringing non-stop after someone posted their phone numbers on prank signs, offering everything from prescription drugs to heroin. Code enforcement officials said their officers are removing the signs when they find them, but there are a lot of them. Comment?
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