Real Estate News

Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
This brand-new construction in West Oakland offers convenient access to the freeway, BART and AC Transit, as well as downtown. The listing boasts an open floor plan whose tall windows welcome in sunlight and frame neighborhood views. A covered deck and spacious patio wait behind the home that offers high [...]
Tue, Jun 04, 2019 6:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
A: The San Francisco Bay Area, a popular location for Chinese investors, continues to attract home buyers. According to the National Association of Realtors, for the sixth consecutive year, China exceeded other countries in both the number of units and the dollar volume of residential housing in the U.S. California, and [...]
Tue, Jun 04, 2019 6:16:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Construction is down in Houston, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. Nonresidential construction spending fell 25 percent over the first four months of 2019 compared to 2018; residential construction fell 20 percent. The Associated General Contractors of America blamed a national slowdown in residential construction in part on tariffs. [...]
Tue, Jun 04, 2019 4:08:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
A proposed high-rise that sparked a lawsuit last month from homeowners in the Tanglewood neighborhood would be a luxury tower for residents aged 62 and up and include amenities associated with Canyon Ranch, the well-known health and wellness resort with properties in Arizona, Massachusetts and Las Vegas. [...]
Tue, Jun 04, 2019 3:06:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
If you've zipped between Dolores Park and 24th Street on the J Church, then you know this classy Victorian lady.If you've zipped between Dolores Park and 24th Street on the J Church, then you know this classy Victorian lady. Her pretty and intricate facade painted a snowy white is accented [...]
Tue, Jun 04, 2019 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The mall is now a warehouse, and Blackstone Group is betting $18.7 billion on the shift. That’s how much the New York investment manager is paying for 179 million square feet of urban logistics properties — the warehouses used by Amazon.com Inc. and other retailers to fulfill orders from online... [...]
Mon, Jun 03, 2019 10:15:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
Studies have shown that record levels of student debt are preventing many millennials from buying homes. If that debt is forgiven, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren has proposed, young adults could save up for a mortgage down payment three years sooner, says Redfin. [...]
Mon, Jun 03, 2019 2:53:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Houston Chronicle Real Estate News
WhyHotel, a temporary housing company that partners with residential developers to offer short-term stays in vacant units of newly developed buildings, has struck a deal with Camden Property Trust to turn 100 apartments in a new downtown tower essentially into hotel suites. [...]
Mon, Jun 03, 2019 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
The sluggish Southern California housing market showed signs of perking up in April, as prices ticked up one month after they fell for the first time since 2012. In a report released Wednesday, real estate firm CoreLogic said the six-county median sales price climbed 1.4% from a year earlier to... [...]
Wed, May 29, 2019 10:35:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
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