Palo Alto Real Estate News
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Yesterday | via Palo Alto Weekly
The Gamble Garden in Palo Alto will hold its 4th annual Tomato Extravaganza on Sept. 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at 1431 Waverley St. UC master gardeners say August is a good time to prune hydrangeas by cutting off older stems that have flowered. Comment?
Thursday | via Inside Bay Area
The median price for single-family homes in the Bay Area set yet another record last month, reaching $755,000. But even as the price tag went up, the number of sales went down, reflecting what by now is an all-too-common refrain in the region's housing story: high cost, low supply. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via National Mortgage News
San Joaquin County, Calif., foreclosure activity continued to slow in the first six months of the year, with related legal filings down nearly 15% from the preceding six months and more than 9% lower than the first half of 2015, RealtyTrac Inc. reported. Through June 30 this year, the Irvine, Calif.-based real estate data company tallied in the county 1,128 foreclosure-related filings - notices of default or trustee sales or bank repossessions - compared to 1,246 in the first half of 2015. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via SFGate
SunRun installers Will LaRocque and Brandon Anderson install one of 28 Q-Cell panels on a home on Friday, July 15, 2016 in Sunnyvale, California. SunRun installers Will LaRocque and Brandon Anderson install one of 28 Q-Cell panels on a home on Friday, July 15, 2016 in Sunnyvale, California. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via GlobeSt.com
With July being one of the top months for home sales and a third of all home buyers also being first-timers, personal-finance website WalletHub took the pulse of real estate in 300 cities of varying sizes. The results might surprise you. 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?
Monday Jul 18 | via The Hastings Tribune
A California man has been sentenced to prison for a mortgage loan modification scheme that defrauded homeowners in Connecticut and other states. Comment?
Thursday Jul 14 | via Los Angeles Times
New homes under construction at Toll Brothers' Westcliffe development are seen in Porter Ranch. A shortage of new housing has helped push up prices in Southern California. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via San Diego NewsCape
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced that six individuals were indicted and arrested on 135 felony charges for operating a mortgage fraud scheme throughout Southern California and the Inland Empire, preying on homeowners facing foreclosure. The case is being prosecuted by attorneys in the Attorney General's Mortgage Fraud Strike Force, created by Harris in 2011 to prosecute mortgage fraud at every step of the process. Comment?
28 min ago | via The Indian Express
The effect of liberalisation on the Indian landscape is that story - of the opening up of a socialist, conservative economy that led to the entry of multinational corporations, that opened the purse strings of banks, and gave 25-somethings the dream of owning a home. "I could not get married for many years because I didn't have a house of my own, because no bank would give me a loan. Comment?
1 hr ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
According to Zacks, "Ladder Capital Corp is a commercial real estate finance company. The Company operates in three segments: Loans, Securities and Real Estate. Comment?
1 hr ago | via News Max
The Chinese were the largest group of foreign buyers of U.S. homes in the year ended March 31. A National Association of Realtors survey for the second straight year showed that Chinese nationals topped international home buyers in the U.S., with purchases of 29,195 homes totaling about $27 billion from April 2015 through March 2016, Barron's reported. The second-place Canadians bought 26,851 homes totaling only $9 billion, preferring vacation locales to homes in pricey suburbs, in states from New York to California to Washington, Barron's reported. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Anchorage Daily News
The old adage "Timing is everything" is particularly relevant to the real estate market. The timing of a purchase or sale can increase the chances for a profitable real estate investment. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Clarksville Online
It was a community event coordinated by the Charity Relations Committee with the assistance of the Realtor and Affiliate Partner members of the Clarksville Association of REALTORS. All proceeds from the event went to the FUEL Program to help ensure that food is provided for hungry school children. Comment?
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