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L.A. Times - Real Estate News

3/20/2019 4:50:00 AM

Canada’s housing agency will spend up to $941.1 million over three years to take equity positions in homes bought by first-time buyers, part of a plan by Justin Trudeau’s government to make housing more affordable for the youngest voters.

According to federal budget documents released Tuesday in...

3/17/2019 10:00:00 PM

Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business section.

I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week, which was marred by a plane crash and mass shooting.

The admissions scandal is getting...

3/15/2019 5:05:00 PM

Our clocks have been adjusted, spring is almost here and the bulk of the winter rains are behind us. What’s also moving ahead besides time? Try the Southern California housing market. Luxury transactions abound, including sales by a veteran actor in Pacific Palisades and by the widow of a cigar-smoking...

3/15/2019 11:10:00 AM

The new owner of Horton Plaza is embroiled in a legal tussle with a small-business owner who exited the downtown shopping center late last year — and millions are at stake.

The parties are real estate investment firm Stockdale Capital Partners and Burgerim franchise owner Irwantio, Inc. They are...

3/13/2019 10:00:00 PM

Professor Chris Mayer has a lesson for ­homeowners: Reverse mortgages, which let older Americans tap their home equity without selling or moving, aren’t as risky as some say. In an online video, he brushes aside “common misconceptions,” including fears about losing your home.

Mayer, a real estate...

3/12/2019 6:45:00 AM

San Diego County had the second-most home price reductions in the nation so far in 2019, said research from real estate website Trulia.

Price reductions are more common in the winter months, but San Diego County hasn’t seen as many cutbacks since 2014 when the market was still crawling out of the...

3/8/2019 8:15:00 AM

One Paseo, San Diego’s most anticipated — or possibly, most dreaded — development, is officially, though just barely, open for business. The full scale and impact of the 23-acre, city within a city won’t be felt for months, if not years, to come.

Saturday, developer Kilroy Realty will remove construction...

3/7/2019 10:00:00 PM

In today’s market, more than 80% of sellers make concessions to close the deal, according to Zillow. The most common concessions include appliances, repairs and price reductions, but can occasionally involve a unique item or circumstance.

Perhaps the most famous concession was attached to the 2016...

3/6/2019 6:55:00 AM

San Diego County built housing at historically low levels in 2018 as the political push for more homes hit a fevered pitch.

There were 9,579 homes built last year, down by one from 9,580 in 2017, said the Real Estate Research Council of Southern California. Apartments made up the majority of building...

3/5/2019 5:00:00 AM

Consider yourself a lottery winner if you didn’t get a rent increase in San Diego the last four years.

The region experienced double-digit percentage rent gains in the years after the recession, often growing at a quicker pace than Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Yet San Diego County rental increases...