| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:27 AM
When Alan Pullman first drove by the Raphael Soriano house, a small Modernist gem in the Alamitos Heights section of Long Beach, he turned to his wife, Stephanie, and said: "That's my house, I'm going to live in that house."
The sleek white split-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:29 PM
California home sales reached a multi-year high in August and home prices remained roughly flat from a month earlier, according to a new report.
The median sales price dropped 0.6% from July to reach $361,000 in August, real estate firm DataQuick said...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 1:07 PM
President Obama paused on his trip through Los Angeles on Wednesday to conduct a novel interview on housing policy with the chief executive of the real estate website Zillow.com.
The president reiterated his call for the passage this year of a broad...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:39 PM
With its tidy model homes, gleaming new clubhouses and rows of fresh wooden frames, the "village" of Sendero in south Orange County offers a pristine view of the new building boom.
The development — which will total about a thousand new homes on...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:51 AM
Home prices shot up in America’s largest cities in May, according to a closely watched home price index.
The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller index of 20 large U.S. cities, released Tuesday, rose 2.4% from April and 12.2% from May 2012.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Architect Anthony Poon and developer Andrew Adler open a wire-bound inspiration notebook to a page with a series of images. The first shows an iPhone with the word “minimal” underneath. The second shows a streamlined sofa labeled “...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 5:12 PM
The frenzied market in real estate has prospective home buyers ready to gamble, according to a study.
Two-thirds of would-be homeowners would resort to “aggressive tactics” -- such as paying the seller’s closing costs, bidding above...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Southern California’s median home price reached $385,000 in June -- $85,000 more than a year earlier.
But that's a pittance compared with the most expensive communities in the region, where the median price ranged from $1.5 million to $2.6 million...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 9:18 PM
Sinking money into real estate investment trusts is considered to be one of Wall Street's most complex investments.
Owning shares of REITs gives investors an opportunity to get investment exposure to real estate, including apartments, shopping centers...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Want to pay Midwest prices for a West Coast home?
Despite skyrocketing home prices in Southern California, some communities still offer bargain-basement homes — even by national standards.
The 10 most affordable ZIP codes all rest in the Inland...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Sales of newly built homes rose last month to hit a five-year high in June, as the nation’s housing market showed little sign of slowing in June.
New home sales rose 8.3% over the prior month and 38.1% from the same month last year to hit a...