Capital Region Real Estate

Real Estate News

Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
March marks the launch of sales for The Austin, a 12-story building starring 100 luxury condominiums at the corner of Pine and Polk Streets. [...]
Wed, Mar 01, 2017 4:45:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Dear Liz: If you have never written about the new reverse mortgages, please consider it. I’m nearly 90 and this Home Equity Conversion Mortgage sounds too good to be true. Is it? I’ve talked to a broker and a direct lender and attended a two-hour seminar on the subject. Answer: [...]
Sun, Feb 26, 2017 11:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. [...]
Sun, Feb 26, 2017 10:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: New York Times Real Estate News
Is it necessary to disclose tentative plans for a home office during a co-op interview? [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
Warren Buffett is ready to cash in a nearly 5-decade-old investment. The 86-year-old business magnate has listed an ocean-view home in Laguna Beach for sale at $11 million. That’s quite a markup from the $150,000 Buffett paid for the property in 1971, property records show. The multilevel home,... [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Los Angeles Times Real Estate News
This week’s offerings remind us that if one buys and holds real estate long enough, there’s money to be made. We start with a timeless example. How long, you ask? Oh, say close to 50 years. How much, you ask? Nearly $11 million. At least that’s how a Laguna Beach [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 8:05:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
What projects and remodeling work can help add value to a home? The best money spent is always on painting, both inside and the exterior. A fresh coat of paint with today’s color palette is a stroke of genius. Not only does this improve curb appeal, it also goes a long way to [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 2:35:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Rich woodwork, original hardware and antique glass adorn the traditional floor plan’s spacious public rooms and roughly 4,600 square feet of living space. Built in 1929, the Mediterranean hosts a plethora of period details behind its pink stuccoed facade. A turned staircase with wrought-iron railing, antique wall sconces, chandeliers, wood-framed windows and [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 2:34:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Family equity backs first-time home purchase John Holmgren mentioned to her the possibility of buying a home. No co-signers were available, though the client’s parents had substantial equity in their home and an equity line of credit with substantial borrowing capacity. Holmgren suggested she pay cash for a home using her parents’ line [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 2:34:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: San Francisco Chronicle Real Estate News
Enticing indoor-outdoor living awaits on a little more than a quarter acre along Blackhawk Country Club. Two bedrooms, an office and the public rooms reside on the main level. Multiple patios, a pool, a built-in barbecue and a dining pavilion await outside the home with foothill views. [...]
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 2:33:00 AM, Continue reading at the source