HOLIDAY HOME TOUR EVENT RAISES BIG MONEY FOR SAN DIEGO’S STEP-UP PROGRAM

SAN DIEGO, CA, 12/12/2007 – Rex Downing & Associates, a leading real estate firm, and interior decorating firm, Fine Living, announce their donation to the Step-Up Program from the proceeds of the Kensington Holiday Home Tour, which they co-sponsored.

J.D. Power and Associates Reports: Despite Recent Turmoil in the Mortgage Market, Overall Satisfaction...

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.: 12 December 2007 — Although the housing market has been in turmoil for much of 2007, most borrowers have not been negatively impacted and overall satisfaction across the mortgage lending industry has remained stable since 2006, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2007 Primary Mortgage Origination Study released today.

Hendricks & Partners Announces Sale of 406-Unit Apartment Community in Santa Ana, CA for...

SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Hendricks & Partners is pleased to announce the sale of the 406-unit Villas at Tustin Apartments, located on the west side of North Tustin Avenue (daily drive-by traffic count of 30,000 cars per day) in Central Orange County.

Grubb & Ellis Company Enters Into $75 Million Credit Facility

SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grubb & Ellis Company (NYSE: GBE), a leading real estate services and investment management firm, today announced that it closed its $75 million senior secured revolving credit facility with Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas.

BRE Properties Sets Dates for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2007 Earnings Release and Conference...

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BRE Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BRE) today announced the following schedule for its fourth quarter and full-year 2007 earnings release and conference call (please note new time for Conference Call)

Countrywide Wants to Help Dispel Home Buying Myths

Calabasas, CA – (December 6, 2007) — It's not hard to have questions about today's real estate market – especially if you're the one considering purchasing your first home or making a move. With all the recent news reports about mortgage lending options, refinancing and interest rates, there is plenty of information floating around. To help provide some clarity, Countrywide Home Loans offers some tips from its nearly 40 years of experience.

Countrywide Applauds Mortgage Freeze Plan

CALABASAS, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Countrywide Financial Corporation (NYSE: CFC) applauds the Administration's endorsement of the industry's HOPE NOW initiative to provide loan modification assistance to borrowers at risk of delinquency due to interest rate resets.

Nehemiah Corporation of America Responds to President’s Foreclosure Relief Plan

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by Scott Syphax, President and CEO of Nehemiah Corporation of America in response to President Bush's foreclosure relief plan. Nehemiah Corporation of America is the largest and oldest private downpayment assistance provider.

Countrywide Wants to Help Dispel Home Buying Myths

CALABASAS, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- It's not hard to have questions about today's real estate market -- especially if you're the one considering purchasing your first home or making a move. With all the recent news reports about mortgage lending options, refinancing and interest rates, there is plenty of information floating around. To help provide some clarity, Countrywide Home Loans offers some tips from its nearly 40 years of experience.

The PMI Group, Inc. Endorses New Foreclosure Prevention Initiative

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The PMI Group, Inc. (NYSE: PMI) announced support for the U.S. Department of the Treasury's new plan to bring together mortgage industry participants, government agencies, and non-profit organizations to reduce preventable foreclosures.

Oasis Real Estate Services has Started up a Free Private Financing Workshop Offering Solutions...

All of your questions concerning what to do with those mysterious Private Mortgages will be answered at this Work Shop. Buying and selling private mortgage notes will also be featured in this workshop.

New Professional Service to Provide Financing Options for Real Estate Investors

Sacramento, CA, December 6, 2007 -- Duggs Realty, L.L.C., a leading real estate investment firm announced today it is expanding its service offerings for real estate investors.

Hollywood’s Grande Dame Gets 10-Story Office Tower

News Conference to Announce Plans for Famed Pantages Theatre. Original plans approved by City of LA in 1929 are now set to be complete

CalBungalow.com Promotes Bungalow Architecture in Southern California

Realtor Steffie Hands launches CalBungalow.com to promote bungalow architecture and homes for sale in Southern California. Long Beach, Orange, Pomona, Pasadena, Santa Ana, and Whitter are among the cities with a rich heritage of bungalow and Craftsman style homes that are featured on CalBungalow.com.

Lacy Studio Lofts, New Urban Residences for Creative Angelenos, to Open in December in...

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Environments of Hollywood announces the grand opening of Lacy Studio Lofts, an extraordinary new 45-unit live/work loft complex at 2664 Lacy Street in Lincoln Heights, a downtown urban setting rich in Los Angeles history.

Turner Construction Company Nears Topping Out on 555 Mission Street Project http://www.tcco.com

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Construction Company said today that the 555 Mission Street project will top out three weeks earlier than planned on Friday, December 7, marking completion of its vertical construction.

State Farm Steps Up to Help Prevent Future Wild Fires in California

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- To help firefighters keep communities safer from wildfires, State Farm is contributing $250,000 total to CAL FIRE and to the California Fire Safe Council.

Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. to Participate in the 2007 Wachovia Global Real Estate Securities...

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunstone Hotel Investors, Inc. (NYSE: SHO) announced today that Steven R. Goldman, Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a lodging roundtable at the 2007 Wachovia Global Real Estate Securities Conference at the Palace Hotel in New York City.

Sutter Regional Medical Foundation Opens New Fairfield Care Center

FAIRFIELD, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- With Sutter Regional Medical Foundation's newly completed third building on Sutter Fairfield Medical Campus, community residents now have access to a full-range of state-of-the-art health care services in one convenient location.

Beverly Hills Greater Los Angles Board of REALTORS® to Host Luxury Homes Designation Program

The Beverly Hills Greater Los Angles Board of REALTORS® has agreed to host the Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS) program, a designation distributed by REALTYU the largest network of real estate educators in the nation. The program will be delivered on December 6 & 7th, 2007 at the Beverly Hills Greater Los Angles Board of REALTORS® office.

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