Palo Alto Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Palo Alto, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Yesterday | via The Almaden Resident
In an ironic twist, a new effort by the city of San Jose to provide housing for homeless veterans could send a family packing for another place to stay. The San Jose City Council approved a $3 million grant a couple of weeks ago to renovate two rundown houses in the Rose Garden area. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Campbell Reporter
California's housing market saw a softening of home sales and prices in October but is still on target to meet forecast projections, according to the California Association of Realtors. Although home sales exceeded the 400,000 level in October for the seventh consecutive month and posted higher on a year-to-year basis for the ninth straight month, closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled 403,510 units in October. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Almanac
Recent television shows and online documentaries paint quite a sensational portrait of Bay Area real estate, with over-the-top personalities, $2 million teardowns, frenzied bidding wars and prices that seemingly have no ceiling. These trends are the result of population growth that is far outstripping housing demand - a rush that's been on as the Bay Area's economy has exploded. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via NBC Bay Area
Members of Downtown Streets Team, a non-profit that helps homeless individuals in Sunnyvale and surrounding communities find housing and jobs in exchange for community service, describe the difficulty finding a home in the South Bay. Housing prices continue to climb across the Bay area, pushing rental fees out of reach for many families. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Insurance Journal West
Google Compare for Mortgages was announceda earlier this year, and is now being made available in California with more states to follow, the Mountain View, Calif. tech giant said today. Comment?
14 hrs ago | via Inman News
There's a lot to be thankful for in the world, no doubt - and while you're counting your blessings today, perhaps you'll include two organizations that are helping real estate agents promote social good and elevate their communities. Giveback Homes partners with Habitat for Humanity to build homes in Nicaragua, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Orange County , San Diego, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver and New York. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Government estimates show U.S. traffic deaths rose 8 percent for the first six months of this year, following a slight decrease in 2014. Comment?
Saturday Nov 21 | via Recordpub.com
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced a lawsuit against a California company accused of failing to deliver promised mortgage loan modification services to Ohio consumers. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Go Local
Morningstar conducted their annual ranking of the states' different 529 college savings options. The criteria include five P's Performance, Price, Parent, Process, and People. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 18 | via Monterey County Herald
Eric Tarallo, superentendent of the Spreckels Union School District, and other school officials listen as Dr. Jamie Valenzuela-Mumau, MCOE assistant superintendent of Educational Services, gives a presentation on the new California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress system during a Monterey County Education Leadership Summit on Wednesday in Pebble Beach. PEBBLE BEACH >> It may not please real estate agents, but California top education officials are reluctant to establish a new school accountability system that relies on just one measure. Comment?
6 min ago | via Daily Mail
House price inflation is easing up, Britain's biggest building society Nationwide has reported, but a dearth of homes for sale continues to hamper the market. Almost A 7,000 has been added to the cost of the average UK home over the past year, according to the Nationwide index, which showed house prices up 3.7 per cent annually, in November. Comment?
21 min ago | via RTE.ie
British house price growth slowed this month, according to a survey published today, which suggested the recovery in the housing market, which recently pushed prices to new record highs, is advancing at a modest pace. Mortgage lender Nationwide said house prices rose by a less-than-expected 0.1% in monthly terms in November compared with a 0.5% increase in October. Comment?
28 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Bank of the James Financial Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 22nd, MarketBeat reports. Investors of record on Friday, December 4th will be given a dividend of 0.06 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, December 18th. Comment?
29 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
MainSource Financial Group declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 17th, ARN reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 4th will be given a dividend of 0.14 per share by the financial services provider on Tuesday, December 15th. Comment?
29 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
American National BankShares declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 19th, Analyst Ratings Net reports. Investors of record on Friday, December 4th will be paid a dividend of 0.24 per share by the financial services provider on Friday, December 18th. Comment?
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