Home sales, foreclosures fall across San Fernando Valley
LA Daily News
Last month sales dropped 24 percent and foreclosures plunged 71 percent. Meanwhile the median home price rose 7 percent from $525,00 a year ago to $560,000 in August, said the San Fernando Valley Economic Research Center at California State ...
Kelseyville man tell story of attempted foreclosures
MERS cut the recording system, saving time but blurring the trail of ownership each time a loan was sold from one party to another. There have been numerous complaints and lawsuits from homeowners, in California and around the country. "It affects a ...
Why Local Currencies Could Be On The Rise In The U.S. -- And Why It Matters
As of this summer, you can be broke in Santa Barbara, California, and still afford organic produce from the farmers' market. You can be dollar-broke, that is—but if you have ... Foreclosure and bankruptcy are certainties. “You need more people to ...
Immigration reformers should learn from history
What should we do about immigration policy? It's a question many are asking, and some useful perspective comes from an article in Foreign Affairs by British-born, California-based historian Gregory Clark, unhelpfully titled, “The American Dream Is an ...
Foreclosures rising in the Coachella Valley again
The Desert Sun
California foreclosures follow three steps: notices of default, scheduled public auctions and finally bank repossessions, if the owner fails to pay what is owed during default. These are called REO, or real estate owned, sales. Analysts have said the ...
The Detroit News
Floods delay Metro Detroit home sales
The Detroit News
Daren Blomquist, vice president of California-based RealtyTrac, a national firm that tracks housing data, said the flood damage reminds him of what happened to the East Coast after Hurricane Sandy in October 2012. Although it's too early to tell now ...
Should association reserves be invested in a non-FDIC-insured firm?
Los Angeles Times
Question: About six years ago our homeowner association was sued. Three of five board directors were also individually sued for breaching their fiduciary duties, causing big rises in our monthly fees. In addition to the insurer's attorneys defending ...
7 trends to know about the Reno real estate market
Reno Gazette Journal
California also continues to be a key part of the local real estate market's equation. Androo Allen ... "Foreclosures haven't changed much over the past year (but) there are less than half as many short sales now as there were this time last year ...
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
Foreclosures, Home Sales Fall
San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Even as foreclosures fell to more normal levels, home sales in Southern California slipped to a four-year low in August as would-be buyers faced inventory and affordability challenges, according to separate reports released Thursday. The median sale ...
Southern California home sales at four-year low, with prices at post-recession ...
California home sales drop to 4-year August low
California Home Foreclosures Increase In August
Capital Public Radio News
The report showed one in every 1,126 U.S. housing units with a foreclosure filing during August. Blomquist said California's foreclosure rate is slightly above the national average and was the 13th highest of states in August. "We haven't quite seen ...
U.S. Real Estate Foreclosure Activity Sees Rise in August
Chicago's foreclosure rate 5th among big cities
Year-Over-Year Foreclosures Down Nine Percent in August