Category: Real Estate

L.A. panel comes out against Sacramento’s sweeping housing bill

A key committee of the Los Angeles City Council came out Friday against a California bill aimed at increasing the number of locations where multistory residential buildings can be constructed in the city. The Rules, Elections and Intergovernmental Relations Committee voted 2 to 0 to oppose Senate Bill 827, which lifts or eliminates local restrictions…


Rare half-floor apartment sells in Melbourne’s Eureka Tower

It may not be immediately obvious, but Melbourne’s tallest building is a nod to the Eureka Stockade. Photo: Paul Rovere A rare half-floor apartment in the Eureka Tower has sold for a record $4.75 million to the eldest daughter of property mogul Elias Jreissati. Samantha Jreissati, the joint-managing director of the family’s Levantine Hill winery,…


LDS Church feels major growing pains in Happy Valley

Kathy McCartney hands out bulletins as people enter Sunday morning sacrament at a Provo LDS Church on Sunday, July 16, 2016. The church is currently experiencing population growth in Provo and surrounding areas. Sammy Jo Hester, Daily Herald In September 2016, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Provo Freedom Stake organized the Provo…


Happy Valley-Goose Bay mayor calls for Labrador-only health authority

Happy Valley-Goose Bay Mayor Wally Andersen says there should be more hospital beds and specialists in Labrador. (Jacob Barker/CBC) The mayor of Happy Valley-Goose Bay is calling for a reorganization of regional health boards across the province and the creation of a Labrador health authority. Wally Andersen says too many resources are concentrated in Labrador…


British House Prices Post First Annual Decline in Six Years

Acadata report shows values down 0.4% year-on-year in January London leads the property slump with biggest drop since 2009 U.K. house prices recorded an annual drop for the first time in almost six years at the start of 2018, with London leading the slump. Values fell 0.4 percent in January compared with a year earlier,…


Mortgage rates jump to highest in 4 years, an ominous sign for spring housing

A huge sell-off in the bond market is about to make buying a home more expensive. Mortgage rates, which loosely follow the yield on the 10-year Treasury, have been rising for the past few weeks, but are seeing their biggest move higher Monday. “Bottom line, rate sheets are going to be ugly this morning,” wrote…


The Cheesecake Factory Opens in Happy Valley, Oregon

CALABASAS HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Cheesecake Factory® (CAKE), known for its extensive menu, generous portions and legendary desserts, today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Happy Valley, Ore. at Clackamas Town Center. With more than 250 menu selections including SkinnyLicious® dishes with 590 calories or less and Saturday and Sunday Brunch – handmade,…


Happy Valley actress Tina Harris claims she was victim of attempted kidnapping on a North London street last week

BBC’S Happy Valley star Tina Harris claimed a man "attempted to kidnap" her in North London last week. The 51-year-old actress said she was walking along a shady street in Archway at 7.30pm when her attacker approached her behind. Facebook Brit actress Tina Harris said she was victim of an ‘attempted kidnapping’ in North London…


REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS

Pulaski County real estate transactions of $150,000 or more; deeds recorded Nov. 13-Nov. 17: RCP Lakewood LLC to SCBP Lakewood Associates, 2400 McCain Blvd., North Little Rock. L15 B19, Lakewood; NW NE 24-2N-12W, $12,710,000. North Little Rock Housing Associates LP to North Little Rock Investors LLC, L9, McCain-Hwy 161 Commercial Park, $8,270,000. N-Vest LLC to…


Happy Valley Is Not The Place For Me

My sister is one of those people who loves an adventure. She is never sitting in one place for too long and she has lived all over the United States. She has asked me to move in with her a few times, but I think that I am just fine where I am. Right now,…