California homebuyers are closing their wallets in today’s market

homebuyer are continuing to press the pause button California housing market. Although home prices are now fully declining – encouraging news for homebuyers previously shut out by high home prices – there is a major catch to this downtrend. The California Buyer Purchasing Power Index (BPPI) plunged to -31.3 in the third quarter (Q3) of … Read more

Industry pioneers Michael Battaglia and Leonard Miller

IRVINE, CA, Dec. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Building Industry Association of Southern California (BIASC) announced the nomination of industry pioneers Michael Battaglia and Leonard Miller to the prestigious California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of Fame. The annual Hall of Fame honors outstanding leaders in the housing industry while supporting the Foundation’s investments in scholarship, … Read more

The “Malibu of Texas” defies Austin’s downturn

When Tim and Robin Wentworth began looking for a second home, they quickly realized that time was of the essence. The Wentworths, both 62, planned to split their time between their homes in northern New Jersey austin, Texas. “We looked at Florida, the Outer Banks of North Carolina and other parts of Texas, but found … Read more

New California law causes uproar in the Sunshine Act: California doctors and surgeons must inform patients via the CMS Open Payments Database

Effective January 1, 2023, California Assembly Bill 1278 requires physicians and surgeons licensed in California, including physicians and surgeons licensed under the Medical Practice Act or the Osteopathic Act (but excluding physicians and surgeons practicing in an emergency room of a hospital), provide each patient with a written or electronic notification of the Open Payments … Read more

This California city is the most popular destination for people looking to relocate : report

SoCal’s hot real estate market Southern California home prices hit an all-time high in February. Experts say low mortgage rates and people’s desire to own more space are driving a pandemic housing boom. LOS ANGELES – In the United States, Americans are feeling the effects of inflation and a faltering economy everywhere from the grocery … Read more

Clay Matthews sells California home for $20 million

Updated November 30, 2022 9:51 PM ET Former Los Angeles Rams linebacker Clay Matthews and his wife Casey Matthews have sold their French provincial-style mansion in the LA area for $20 million, according to the local multiple listing service. They first put the Calabasas property on the market in July 2021 for $29.995 million, the … Read more