Thousand Oaks Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Thousand Oaks, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Apr 5, 2016 | via Los Angeles Times
Pop princess and Las Vegas headliner Britney Spears has put a house in the Lake Sherwood area of Thousand Oaks up for sale at $8.995 million. Not the 21-acre spread she picked up last year , but rather another property in the affluent Ventura County neighborhood. Comment?
Mar 17, 2016 | via National Mortgage News
A total of 623 homes sold in Ventura County last month, an increase of 9.1% from a year ago, according to CoreLogic Inc. The median price increased to $499,000, a 7.7% jump from a year ago. In January of this year, 609 homes sold in Ventura County. Comment?
Mar 17, 2016 | via The Campbell Reporter
Eight cities in Ventura County, and the county itself, have enacted urban growth boundaries that began in 1998 . Research has been done comparing Ventura County home prices with neighboring Orange County. Comment?
Feb 25, 2016 | via National Mortgage News
The number of foreclosed homes in the Ventura County area fell to 0.31% in December, a 0.11 percentage point decline from a year earlier. The December rate of foreclosures in the Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura metropolitan area was below the national foreclosure rate of 1.2%, according to a report released by CoreLogic, an Irvine-based company that tracks the real estate and credit industries. Comment?
Jan 28, 2016 | via Ventura County Reporter
Jerry Breiner is easily one of the busiest musicians in the local music scene, spending his nights playing in at least three different bands, including Big Adventure, one of the area's best classic rock cover bands. During the day he's also a darn good real estate agent. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Freshnews
According to recent data from LERETA, a leading national real estate tax and flood service provider, the Northeast region has the highest property tax bill average at $4,991 . The information studied was collected for the most current billing cycles as of January 2015 through April 2016. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Pleasanton Weekly
Higher wages and lower seasonal home prices combined to push California housing affordability higher in the first quarter of 2016, compared to the previous quarter. According to a new report by the the California Association of Realtors, affordability was flat when compared to the previous year as rising home prices offset income gains. Comment?
10 hrs ago | via The Wave
As someone who grew up in California, I have seen my home state go from a place where hard work and education made dreams come true to a place where high taxes, overregulation and lack of educational opportunities are keeping people down and driving jobs away. Helping restore the American Dream in California starts with working to make California affordable. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via TheStreet.com
The luxury home builder beat expectations, reassuring analysts that its California sales will pick up and that a rate hike would not have a huge impact on earnings going forward. Apart from drooping California sales, Toll Brothers announced nothing but good tidings in its fiscal second quarter as the aging population of America and investments in multi-family housing began to pay dividends. Comment?
Yesterday | via Inman Real Estate News
Brokers and agents who choose to join CRMLS will have access to a pool of more than 100,000 active listings across the state and to a variety of tools. CRMLS's goal is still to build a statewide MLS, but that progress has been slowed by "politics," according to CRMLS CEO Art Carter. Comment?
7 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by investment analysts at Credit Suisse in a research report issued on Wednesday. The analysts wrote, "We like the company's leading position in global P&C and U.S. life insurance, geographic diversification, ongoing divestitures of noncore assets, strong liquidity, and aggressive share buybacks. Comment?
11 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
According to the regulator, Wells Fargo made escrow calculation errors between March 2013 and October 2014 that in some cases led to incorrect loan modification denials and "constituted unsafe or unsound banking practices." The bank also failed to correct deficiencies in a timely fashion and filed payment change notices in bankruptcy courts that did not comply with bankruptcy rules, the comptroller's office also found. Comment?
15 min ago | via The Washington Post
U.S. stocks rose, adding to an advance after their strongest one-day gain since March, as signs of a stronger economy spurred speculation it can withstand higher interest rates. Banks in the benchmark led Wednesday's move, headed toward their highest level since Jan. 6 amid bets that higher rates will boost profits. Comment?
22 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Wells Fargo & Co. agreed to pay a $70 million penalty in ending the bank's five-year fight to settle legal claims over foreclosure missteps after the 2008 credit crisis. Comment?
23 min ago | via Federal Trade Commission
The Federal Trade Commission and the State of Florida have taken action against two operations charged with running phony student loan debt relief schemes, and defendants in a similar FTC action brought earlier this year have agreed to a ban on participating in any debt relief business, as part of a consumer protection crackdown to combat such frauds. "The FTC is not going to stand on the sidelines when it uncovers evidence of fraudsters targeting students," said Jessica Rich, Director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection. Comment?
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