Question: My boyfriend and I have been saving up to move into a place of our own, but we are having difficulty contacting our new landlord.
WASHINGTON — When the federal government's consumer protection agency for financial matters tells you how to shop for a good deal on a home mortgage, you should follow the advice, right?
Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars has purchased a tricked-out, two-acre estate in Studio City for $6.5 million.
This two-story contemporary in Malibu's Point Dume area is designed in an S-shape with curved glass walls to evoke the waves and nearby shoreline. Glass doors open to an outdoor living area to seamlessly blend the interior and exterior entertainment space.
Ocwen Financial Corp. will pay $2.5 million and hire outside accountants to settle a dispute with California, which had threatened to suspend the license of the mortgage payment collector and foreclosure specialist.
Americans purchased more previously owned homes in December, but the increase was less than Wall Street expected.
The art of handcrafted woodwork is thriving in Los Angeles, thanks in part to the World Wide Web, which allows artisans to sell their products directly to the public. Here are some Southern California woodworkers whose designs can lend any home a chiseled, natural glow.
Books are a source of endless inspiration as well as a thriving business for Thatcher Wine.
California, with its booming wealth and population, has always been a fertile place to grow a bank — as in 1904 when Amadeo Giannini founded Bank of America, then called Bank of Italy, to serve immigrant dockworkers.
With the region’s apartment market thriving, a Los Angeles investment firm has acquired a 14-property portfolio for $482 million in one of the largest multifamily asset purchases in Southern California in two decades.
If you saw the recent White House announcement of lower insurance payments on Federal Housing Administration home mortgages, you might have wondered: Does this matter to me as a potential home buyer or refinancer? Who specifically will benefit from the decrease in fees?