Stockton, Detroit, Riverside-San Bernardino Post Top Metro Foreclosure Rates According to RealtyTrac(R) Q3 2007...

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- RealtyTrac(R), the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Q3 2007 Metropolitan Foreclosure Market Report, which shows Stockton, Calif., Detroit and Riverside-San Bernardino, Calif., documented the three highest foreclosure rates among the nation's 100 largest metropolitan areas during the third quarter.

LoopNet’s Showcase Property Listings Are Now Distributed to More Than 100 Newspaper Websites, Including...

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LoopNet, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOOP), which operates the largest online commercial real estate marketplace, announced that all LoopNet Showcase Property Listings within the LoopNet.com marketplace now receive distribution on more than 100 online newspaper partner websites, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Dallas Morning News and Miami Herald, dramatically increasing the exposure for these listings.

Real estate franchise co-founder Grubb dies

Donald James Grubb Sr., co-founder the successful real estate business The Grubb Company, died unexpectedly Nov. 3 while vacationing with his wife in Palm Desert. He was 83."He was an iconic guy in the Bay Area in the luxury real estate market," said son D.J. Grubb of Piedmont, who now runs the company. "He created a trustworthy brand that survived the dot-com era, fluctuations of the business, and the franchises."

Audio Tele-Conference: CRL Study on the Subprime Foreclosure ‘Spillover Effect’

New CRL Research Reveals Devastating Subprime Foreclosure "Spillover Effect" On Neighbors And Entire Communities, Not Only Individual Homeowners

TEG/LVI Environmental Services Offers Cleanup Advice For Homeowners in Aftermath of Wildfires

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- TEG/LVI Environmental Services (LVI) - part of LVI Services Inc., one of the nation's largest environmental services and remediation firms - is helping Southern Californians get on with their lives in the aftermath of the wildfires that have destroyed nearly 2,200 homes during the past month.

Trulia Launches Self-Service Premium Listings for Real Estate Agents

Agent Featured Listings Boosts Online Traffic from Serious Home Buyers Through Top Placement in Search Results and Addition of Custom Contact Information

Credit union a casualty of housing crisis

The weight of defaults on real estate loans has forced the Bay Area-based Cal State 9 Credit Union into federal conservatorship.

iPhone Users Say iLove Finding Homes on REALTOR.com

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Staying on top of the real estate market is easy and fun when using one of today's most popular and consumer-friendly platforms, the Apple iPhone.

The Reverend Jesse Jackson to Visit L.A. Neighborhood as Rainbow PUSH Coalition Partners With...

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Neighborhood Housing Services, (LA NHS) will host a press conference featuring the Reverend Jesse Jackson as he speaks to homeowners facing foreclosure in a LA neighborhood. Reverend Jackson will urge Los Angeles homeowners at risk of foreclosure to take the first step to avoid losing their biggest investment by calling for help at 888-995-HOPE.

Mobile Home Industry Group Helps Victims of Recent Southern California Fires

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Manufactured Housing Communities Association Foundation (WMA Foundation) announced today that it had provided direct financial assistance to residents in a manufactured housing community in Fallbrook devastated by the recent fires.

GMAC ResCap to Offer Mortgage Relief to Customers Affected By California Wildfires

GMAC ResCap will offer mortgage relief counseling, and other assistance to about 330,000 GMAC Mortgage and Homecomings Financial customers that may be affected by the Southern California wildfires within the areas that have been declared federal disaster areas.

Homebuyers Find Slew of Deals at Auction of Nearly

Valued from $85,000 to over $800,000, Homes Will Be Auctioned November 12-18 in San Jose, Kelseyville, Modesto, San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento & Stockton

Foreclosure Activity Up 30 Percent in Third Quarter According to RealtyTrac U.S. Foreclosure Market...

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- RealtyTrac(R), the leading online marketplace for foreclosure properties, today released its Q3 2007 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows a total of 635,159 foreclosure filings -- default notices, auction sale notices and bank repossessions -- were reported on 446,726 properties nationwide during the third quarter, a 30 percent increase from the previous quarter and an increase of nearly 100 percent from the third quarter of 2006.

Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Facility Earns First LEED Gold Certification in the U.S. Datacenter...

Digital Realty Trust's Chicago Facility Sets New Standard for Energy Efficiency and Environmentally-Friendly Design among U.S. Datacenter Facilities

Californians Start Rebuilding Their Spirits and Their Homes

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Californians who have been struck by the tragedies of the wildfires have many resources online to use when they are ready to begin rebuilding their homes and their lives. In addition to searching Google, homeowners can also visit an online referral service such as CalFinder or All Around the Home

Real Estate Disposition Corporation Contributes $22,500 to the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund

Successful San Diego Public Home Auction Raises Thousands of Dollars for Fire Victims. IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry leader Real Estate Disposition Corporation (REDC), announced today that it will contribute $22,500 to the San Diego/Imperial Counties, California Chapter of the American Red Cross for disaster relief efforts following the destructive wildfires in the San Diego area.

Nearly 600 Southern California Foreclosed Homes Totaling $198 Million Up For Auction

With Homes Valued from $100,000 to nearly $700,000, Buyers Will Likely Find Pick of Deals at Auction Scheduled November 6-11

Victims of So Cal Fires Find Short-Term Rental Options Online at Move.com

Centralized Online Source of Short-Term Rentals for Displaced Victims of Fires

Southern California Wildfires Resource Center to Assist Estimated 500,000 Evacuated and Homeless Southern California...

CHICAGO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Online rentals category leader, Apartments.com, today launched the Southern California Wildfires Resource Center within its site to help the estimated 500,000 homeless and displaced citizens in Southern California. The Resource Center provides valuable information to help individuals locate rental information or other wildfire relief resources quickly and easily.

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Rep. Valadao Announces $29 Million for CA-21

U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced California’s Twenty First Congressional District has received nearly $29 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to increase the supply of affordable housing, reduce homelessness, and expand economic opportunity for families throughout California’s Central Valley.

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Rep. Valadao Announces $29 Million for CA-21

U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced California’s Twenty First Congressional District has received nearly $29 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to increase the supply of affordable housing, reduce homelessness, and expand economic opportunity for families throughout California’s Central Valley.