Redondo Beach halts mixed-use developments for 10 months amid residents' backlash

The Redondo Beach City Council has placed a nearly one-year moratorium on mixed-use development, a move that comes amid a statewide housing shortage driving up.. Read More

San Diego's new median home price: $535K

The San Diego County median home price decreased for the second month in a row in August to $535,000, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Tuesday... Read More

Southern California home prices jump again. Lots of residents worry about affordability

The Southern California real estate market continued to sizzle in August as home prices jumped 7.5% from a year earlier, reinforcing new poll results showing.. Read More

What $500,000 buys right now in three Riverside County communities

Here’s what half a million dollars buys in the Bermuda Dunes, Corona and Murrieta housing markets. BERMUDA DUNES: Views of two fairways are on full.. Read More

Reverse mortgages have gotten safer and cheaper but aren't for everyone

Dear Liz: I have been making interest-only payments on a home equity line of credit but starting in January the payments will increase to include.. Read More

'Pirates of the Caribbean' star Johnny Depp continues his real estate purge

Another day, another real estate move for Johnny Depp. The box-office star, who in summer reprised his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in “Pirates of.. Read More

Hot Property: Fanning out across the nation

Even though Hollywood makes L.A. and environs a celebrity magnet, not all the big real estate action plays out within the City of Angels. This.. Read More

A new generation of young home buyers is tiptoeing into the market

Newly married and in their mid-20s, San Clemente residents Josh and Kayleigh Hyink were ready for the next step in their “master plan.” So the.. Read More

Scott Disick opens up his Hidden Hills bachelor pad for lease

Scott Disick is bound and determined to cycle someone new into his Hidden Hills bachelor pad. After buying the two-story Cape Cod-style home for $6.. Read More

At $41 million, off-market home sale is Santa Monica's priciest ever

An off-market deal in Santa Monica not only topped the charts for L.A. County in the month of August but also set a price record.. Read More

DiamondView office tower sells for $207M

DiamondView East Village, the 15-story office tower adjacent to Petco Park, has been sold for $207 million in what may be a record price per.. Read More

Zero down payment option available for San Diego

A mortgage that is as close to zero out of pocket as one can get is available in San Diego County from a Utah-based Native.. Read More

L.A. Chargers exec lands the Newport Beach home of a 'Real Housewives' star

Tom Telesco, general manager of the Los Angeles Chargers, was the buyer of the Newport Beach home recently sold by baseball player-turned-television analyst Jim Edmonds.. Read More

Two downtown highrises sell for $167M. Declining vacancies equal rising prices.

Two neighboring downtown high-rises — at one time bank headquarters — have been sold for a combined $167.2 million. Together, the two transactions present a.. Read More

When it comes to extravagant housing, traditional mortgage rules don't apply

Paying for an average home is a rough process — a hefty down payment can wipe out savings, the paperwork feels endless and the mortgage.. Read More

Neighborhood Spotlight: Glassell Park's future looks greener and livelier

The massive, 36,000-acre Rancho San Rafael — a gift from the Spanish governor of California to Jose Maria Verdugo in 1784 — can fairly be.. Read More

What you need to know about San Diego's homebuilding slump

New home construction in San Diego County has picked up slightly but is still substantially down from the same time last year.Building permits for all.. Read More

Southern California home prices surge in July amid shortage of supply

Southern California home prices surged in July, as the already white-hot housing market saw heavy demand amid a persistent housing shortage. The six-county area’s median.. Read More

Wells Fargo hit with class-action lawsuit over mortgage lock-in fees

Wells Fargo & Co. is facing another consumer lawsuit, this time alleging that it bilked home loan borrowers by charging them extra fees when their.. Read More

San Diego median home price drops to $537,750 in July

The San Diego median home price cooled slightly in July, ending a three-month streak of record-breaking peaks. The $537,750 median dropped nearly $6,000 from last.. Read More

California Inc.: A new era dawns as Whole Foods cuts some prices

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.. Read More

Neighborhood Spotlight: Gardena can be a bargain for those who play their cards right

For observers riding high above Los Angeles in one of the balloons, monoplanes, biplanes or ornithopters that wowed attendees of the 1910 Los Angeles International.. Read More

Jay-Z and Beyoncé put down roots in L.A. with $88-million splash

The “will they or won’t they” debate is over: Jay-Z and Beyoncé have finally bought a home in L.A. The rapper/hip-hop magnate and his superstar.. Read More

Modern Beverly Hills mansion paces July's top sales at $24.9 million

A high-water sale in Hidden Hills, a former celebrity home in Brentwood and a piece of Bradbury family history were among the priciest real estate.. Read More

Jay-Z and Beyoncé land a $52.8-million mortgage for Bel-Air mansion

Jay-Z and Beyoncé may be worth more than a billion dollars combined, but the couple ultimately used conventional financing in order to purchase their first.. Read More