| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:51 PM
When it comes to names that one associates with Burbank, of course you have Dr. David Burbank for whom the city is named, Dan Rowan, Dick Martin and Gary Owens of “Laugh-In” fame who coined and perpetuated the phrase, “Beautiful Downtown...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:37 PM
The number of single-family houses on the market in Burbank remained sparse last month, but the number of condominiums for sale held steady, according to the latest real estate figures.
There were 128 single family homes on the market last month, down...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The number of homes and condominiums for sale remained low in September compared with the same period last year, but median prices notched up again, fueled primarily by multiple offers, according to the latest figures.
There were 107 single-family homes...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Burbank has initiated a series of funding deals to keep IKEA — a top sales-tax revenue generator — within city limits.
The Swedish furniture retailer — a retail powerhouse in Burbank for more than two decades — has outgrown its...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 2:10 PM
In Irish playwright Jimmy Murphy's "The Muesli Belt," at Theatre Banshee in Burbank, a struggling pub owner and his neighbors face encroaching gentrification and the real estate feeding frenzy that was part of the stratospheric (and doomed) 1990s economic...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 7:10 AM
State finance officials have temporarily squashed a series of land deals put in motion by the Burbank City Council last month to keep IKEA within city limits, officials reported this week.
The Swedish furniture retailer has outgrown its current digs and...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 8:15 AM
In a surprise announcement Thursday, IKEA announced plans to go ahead with a new store in Burbank that will be nearly twice the size of its current location.
The new store – if approved by the city – would be open in 2016 and be built on 22...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:02 PM
Fewer homes were on the market last month compared to a year ago, according to the latest real estate statistics. It’s a trend that’s been growing the past several months due to low interest rates and declining home prices.
There were 140...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Burbank on Monday approved the sale of the IKEA building to a local developer, setting the stage for the furniture giant to move forward with plans to roughly double its operation in the city and become its biggest location in the country.
| Feb 2, 2011
| 8:38 AM
The local real estate market stabilized more in 2010 than in recent years, but agents forecast continued struggles in 2011, especially with higher-priced homes.
The average price of a home in Glendale went up slightly in 2010, according to statistics...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:57 PM
For more than a century the modest white farmhouse has stood on the northeast corner where the equally narrow but well-traveled Craig and Commonwealth avenues meet. It has withstood the occasional battering of the elements and all the major earthquakes...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The median prices of single-family homes and condominiums continued their double-digit gains in Glendale last month, the result of an ongoing shortage of homes for sale and a wealth of potential buyers, according to the latest real estate report.