| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Swift rising home prices, bidding wars, investors flush with cash.
Bubble you say? Not so fast, according to a new report.
Real estate information firm CoreLogic said Tuesday that a bubble has not formed in the U.S. housing market, nor in hot regional...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Home prices posted double-digit gains for the fourth consecutive month in June, raising concerns among some analysts that speculative forces are driving the market.
Home prices rose 2.2% from May and 12.1% over June 2012, with Western cities leading the...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Pirate Joe's says Trader Joe's only has itself to blame for creating so many tantalizing flavors for such great prices. And if the Monrovia-based market would just open up an outlet in Vancouver, Canada, there would be no need for legal action. And then...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:51 PM
WASHINGTON — Do you feel that hint of a chill starting to swirl through the housing market? The cooling is slight, but it's real.
Home prices are not rising as fast in most metropolitan areas as they did earlier this year and much of 2012....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Southern California home prices remained flat in July from a month earlier as more houses went on sale and interest rates rose.
The median sales price in the six-county region was $385,000 last month, unchanged from June, DataQuick said Wednesday....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:16 AM
The persistent inventory crunch helping boost home prices rapidly higher may be fading, according to a new report.
The nation saw a 5.2% decline in inventory last month — the second straight month of single-digit yearly drops, according to a...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Wells Fargo & Co. booked a record $5.5 billion in profit during the second quarter despite a dramatic rise in mortgage rates and signs of a slowdown in its refinancing business.
The 19% year-over-year jump in earnings for the nation's largest home...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:54 PM
A 1,100-pound bronze angel stands sentry at 7 Fountains, a community of 20 courtyard residences rooted in Hollywood history. The one- to four-story Spanish Revival-style villas are on the former site of the family compound of silent film-era director...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:57 AM
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Apple conspired with publishers to set the prices of e-books. Apple, the judge found, “played a central role in facilitating and executing that conspiracy” and will pay damages to be set at a future trial....
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Dale Rech, an avid USC football fan who lives in Florida, decided a few years ago that he wanted to attend USC's game at Notre Dame. Rech dived into the secondary ticket market, choosing StubHub. He was willing to pay a premium.
"The seat I ended up...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The wood, stone and glass Wolff House, designed by John Lautner and recently restored, is built into a hillside above the Sunset Strip in Hollywood Hills West. The Modernist home's living room, with 16-foot-tall ceilings and walls of glass, looks out on...