California Home Prices Projected for Modest Rise

The California housing market will continue to improve next year, according to the recently-released California Association of Realtors “2016 California Housing Market Forecast,” but it's not all roses and sunshine. The trade organization also pointed out a shortage of available homes and a lack of affordability will continue to be a drag on the market [...]

These Mistakes Will Cost You When Buying a Home

There are no shortage of potential mistakes that can be made when buying a home. In fact, the decisions you make can impact the ultimate sale price by up to 20%. With that in mind, Consumer Reports recently outlined the potential errors that can be made when buying a home and how they can be [...]

Backup Offer Sought for Designer Palm Springs Condo

2668 E. Jacaranda Road Palm Springs, Ca. A back-up offer is sought for this gorgeous three-bedroom condo in Palm Springs designed by acclaimed architect John Elgin Woolf. Woolf is best known for designing an array of homes in Hollywood for such luminaries of cinema as Cary Grant, Errol Flynn and Judy Garland. This [...]

Calvin Klein Buys Home in Bird Streets for $25 Million

The Hollywood Hills has a new resident: Calvin Klein. The Wall St. Journal reports the famed fashion designer recently paid $25 million for a Contemporary-style home in the Bird Streets, which is the first home Klein has ever owned in Los Angeles. The home—which comes with five bedrooms, 9,300 square-feet and features retractable floor-to-ceiling glass [...]