| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:41 AM
Amid fears of being perceived as giving preferential treatment, Monrovia’s City Council this week failed to reach consensus on modifying a home loan made to their former city manager, Scott Ochoa, who left that city for the top job in Glendale....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Significantly more single-family homes and condominiums sold in Glendale last month compared to August 2011, but the number of homes on the market continues to dwindle, which may be driving up median prices for condos and higher-end properties,...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:09 PM
A lack of consumer confidence and high number of homeowners who owe more on their homes than they're worth continue to keep the housing market from making a recovery. But burgeoning buyer demand is leading to bidding wars that are pushing up median sale...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:38 PM
Median home prices in the Greater Glendale region fell slightly in June despite high demand for the few properties that were on the market, according to the latest real estate figures.
The drop reverses a trend seen in the months prior, in which a...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:10 AM
A state audit released Thursday slammed the California Department of Transportation for mismanaging homes it owns along the Long Beach (710) Freeway extension corridor, losing millions in rental income in the process and overspending on repairs....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The real estate market in Glendale continued improving last month as demand for a dwindling number of homes on the market pushed up median home prices, according to the latest real estate report.
The median price for a single-family home rose roughly 21%...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Caltrans, slammed by a state audit for mismanaging the 500-plus properties it owns in Pasadena, South Pasadena and Los Angeles, has identified 17 homes that could be sold.
The state transportation agency bought the properties up to six decades earlier...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The forecast is running lukewarm to cold on the prospect of local cities managing the hundreds of residential properties Caltrans owns in South Pasadena, Pasadena and Los Angeles.
A state audit in August blasted the transportation agency for...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:50 PM
A North Glendale home that has changed hands four times in the last three years is just one member of a cast of characters involved in a multimillion-dollar scheme to defraud Pasadena's Huntington Memorial Hospital.
The home on Oakmont View Drive at one...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday vetoed a bill to require the California Department of Transportation to begin selling the homes it owns in Pasadena, South Pasadena and Los Angeles.
Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Cañada Flintridge), introduced the bill in July, with the...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 3:21 PM
More Glendale and Burbank homes are for sale this year as the well of potential buyers continues to dry up.
In August, 332 Glendale homes were on the market, 43% more than in same period last year. In Burbank, 246 homes were on the market, 69% more than...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 5:46 PM
I am not much of a gambler, except for March Madness. When I think about my next trip to Las Vegas, I try to set a magic amount that I will leave at the casino.
The Jewel City Kiwanis Club was treated to very interesting stories about the casinos not...