Brea Real Estate News
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Monday Dec 15 | via The Wave
Orange County's housing market saw home price gains fall to the smallest level in just over two years, CoreLogic DataQuick reported Monday. The median price of an Orange County home -- or price at the midpoint of all sales -- was $585,000 in November, up 4.5 percent from November of last year. Comment?
Sunday Dec 14 | via The Orange County Register
One way to track truck sales in Orange County is seeing how easy it is to find active construction sites. This will be the best year for light-truck sales in Orange County since 2007. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Sys-Con Media
This distinction automatically establishes Hayes Martin Associates as finalists for the coveted Gold Awards at The Nationals Awards Ceremony, which takes place January 20th at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas. For 35 years, The Nationals have been the building industry's benchmark for superior sales and marketing achievements and is the largest competition for new-home sales and marketing professionals and communities in the nation*. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Business Wire
Stonegate Direct, a division led by Tim Elkins, Executive Vice President, was formed through the integration of call center operations of Crossline Capital. New members of the Stonegate Direct team will assist in enhancing and simplifying the customer experience and home loan application process for qualified customers by providing quick, secure online access for homebuyers and those looking to refinance. Comment?
Sunday Dec 7 | via The Wave
Home sellers apparently realized their houses were taking much longer to sell. Fewer buyers were willing - or able - to pay this year's higher home prices, decreasing the number of transactions and causing homes to sit on the market a little longer. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 24 | via San Diego NewsCape
A Northern California real estate investor pleaded guilty for his role in bid rigging and fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Northern California, the Department of Justice announced. Charles Rock was indicted on Dec. 3, 2014, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in Oakland, California. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 24 | via Inside Bay Area
Antioch City Council recently voted to take steps that will create an additional incentive for residents to make home improvements that reduce their water and electricity consumption. Once the city has completed some paperwork, homeowners will be able to install such amenities as heat-reflective roofing, insulation or artificial lawns without having to shell out tens of thousands of dollars upfront or wait decades to recoup their investment through energy savings. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 23 | via Business Wire
California pending home sales dropped in November, with the Pending Home Sales Index * falling 13.4 percent from a revised 104.8 in October to 90.7 in November, based on signed contracts. The monthly decline was on par with the average October-to-November monthly change of -13.1 percent observed in the last six years. Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via Business Wire
1, 2005 and maturing Aug. 1, 2021 and 2022 , 2031, 2033 and 2035 . These bonds were refunded on Nov. 25, 2014 with proceeds of the State's Tax-Exempt Various Purpose General Obligation Refunding Bonds. Comment?
Sunday Dec 21 | via San Bernardino County Sun
The Inland Empire's housing market - dormant for the better part of the past decade - appears to be stirring, with new construction sites sprouting throughout the region, and sales are underway in the first post-recession development in Ontario's ambitious New Model Colony , where as many as 50,000 new homes are expected to be built over the next 20 years. “In 2014, a lot of people have been sitting on the sidelines, and 2015 is the year they're going to get back in the game,” said Randall Lewis, executive vice president of the Lewis Group of Cos., a major Inland Empire developer. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Town Talk
The cities with the largest homes Areas with the largest median home sizes also had among the nation's higher estimated median home prices. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://usat.ly/1AWXMnI American families tend to spend about a third of their annual income on housing. Comment?
15 min ago | via Washington Times
Maura Healey says she wants to be an attorney general who isn't afraid to stick her neck out - a trait that could come in handy as she faces a slew of knotty issues, from monitoring casino gambling to grappling with the growing influence of money in politics. In an interview with the Associated Press, Healey said her experience helping lead the fight against the federal Defense of Marriage Act in Attorney General Martha Coakley's office showed her the importance of going "against the tide and even against public opinion if you feel like it's the right thing to do." Comment?
55 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Passengers rush into Kennedy Town MTR station during the opening yesterday of the West Island Line, connecting Sheung Wan to Kennedy Town. Journey times for commuters should be drastically reduced. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Library of Economics and Liberty
Somehow, in all my reading of other people's blogs, I missed Kevin Erdmann, aka, The Idiosyncratic Whisk. My loss. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Examiner.com
We're on the cusp of the calendar flipping to a new year. What will 2015 bring to the real estate market? The National Association of Realtors offers five predictions for the coming year. Comment?
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