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.

San Francisco Condo Market Breaks Records in 2007

With prices sky high and demand refusing to soften, 2007 has beat all sales records in the "super luxury" condo market. Price and number of sales for condos priced above $2 million have reached levels never before seen in the city by the bay, according to San Francisco Realtor Damion Matthews.

East Los Angeles Homeowner Celebrates Solar Enhancements

Enterprise Home Ownership Partners premieres new Green Grant program for low-income homeowners

SB Architects Announces Three New Principals

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Reflecting the firm's growth and expanding horizons, SB Architects is pleased to announce the addition of three new principals to the practice. Based in the firm's San Francisco office, Bruce Wright, AIA, Thomas Sprinkle, AIA and Mark Sopp, LEED AP embody the vision and dedication that have driven the firm's tremendous success and growth in recent years.

AMB Property Corporation(R) to Present at the UBS Global Real Estate Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMB Property Corporation(R) (NYSE: AMB), a leading developer and owner of industrial real estate, today announced that Thomas S. Olinger, the company's chief financial officer, is scheduled to make an appearance at the UBS 2007 Global Real Estate Conference being held at the Renaissance Chancery Court Hotel in London.

Capital Properties Unveils Plans for San Francisco’s Rincon Residential Towers

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- New York based Capital Properties has announced development plans for its recent purchase of the Rincon Residential Towers, citing renovations, new upscale amenities, and plans for converting a portion of the project into a new flexible living luxury rental concept.

YellowPages Launches Real Estate Directory for San Diego With SanDiego RealEstateYellow Pages.com

YellowPages Corporation, provider of online directories and local telephone books, now launches local real estate directories to several major metropolitan cities and states, including San Diego with SanDiegoEstateYellowPages.com

The Abbey Company Breaks Ground on a Billion Dollars

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- When the shovel hits the dirt at 265 North El Cielo in Palm Springs on November 29th, The Abbey Company hits two milestones: breaking ground on their first ground-up construction office building in Palm Springs; and announcing gross commercial asset value of over one billion dollars in California

Give Them What They Really Want This Year: A Smaller Mortgage

Countrywide's Credit Card Rewards Feature Enables Cardmembers to Pay Down Their Mortgages Faster; Rewards Fully Transferable to Friend, Family Member's Countrywide Mortgage - Survey: 71 percent of cardmembers opting to redeem points to pay down their mortgage

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Real Estate Investor Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Rigging...

A real estate investor was sentenced today for his role in conspiracies to rig bids at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Northern California, the Department of Justice announced. Michael Marr was charged on Nov. 19, 2014, in an indictment returned by a federal grand jury in the Northern District of California.