Real Estate News

Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Home price gains in 20 U.S. cities decelerated in March for a 12th straight month, suggesting that sellers’ demands have made properties unaffordable for many. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller index of property values increased 2.7% from a year earlier, the slowest since August 2012, data showed... [...]
Tue, May 28, 2019 3:10:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
On a recent spring day, bulldozers leveled the low-slung Holiday Auto Plaza in Palms, home to several repair shops. Just another unremarkable commercial building being swept away — except for the intriguing turn that its replacement might mark for L.A.’s housing crisis. The Venice Boulevard site... [...]
Sun, May 26, 2019 1:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The societal ramifications of state-legalized marijuana — a $10.4-billion industry — are being hashed out, study by study. And home values are one of the effects under scrutiny. The link between real estate prices and weed might not be readily apparent, until one considers the en vogue vibe of... [...]
Fri, May 24, 2019 12:30:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Dear Liz: My mother recently passed away. The title to her home was held in the family trust. My siblings and I are in the process of clearing out the house in preparation for a sale. Do we need to obtain a “step-up” basis appraisal before the sale to use [...]
Sun, May 12, 2019 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source