Real Estate

Valley home sales spiral down in November

California homes sales declined 5.3 percent in November compared to the month before.Homes sales plummeted in the Central Valley during November as prices continued to tick up, straining affordability for many.

Distressed home sales mostly down in Valley

Distressed home sales fell in October for Kings, Madera and Tulare counties but held steady for Fresno County, reports the California Association of Realtors.

Rent-to-own market good in Madera, Tulare counties

Madera and Tulare counties were named among the top ten in California with the most promising market for homebuyers not quite ready for a mortgage.

Prudential rebranding as Berkshire Hathaway company

Prudential California Realty is rebranding under the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties name, coming further into the fold of the Warren Buffett-owned real estate brokerage.

Distressed home sales dip in October

Distressed home sales accounted for 8.9 percent of all home sales in California during October.Distressed home sales in the San Joaquin Valley were on their way down in October, but remained almost double the statewide figures.

CoreLogic: Valley foreclosure rates fell in September

Foreclosure rates for four Central Valley counties fell in September, according to real estate research firm CoreLogic.Central Valley foreclosure and delinquency rates continued to fall in September, according to new data from real estate research firm CoreLogic.

Valley home sales increase in October

California homes sales were unchanged in October compared to the month before.The Central Valley saw some healthy increases in home sales in October, even as figures stayed flat throughout the state as a whole.

List shows Fresno attractive to retirees

A new list by Apartments.com included Fresno as one of the top cities attracting retirees or those fleeing winter weather.

Housing affordability flat in Q3

Throughout California, 30 percent of homebuyers could afford a home in the third quarter of 2014.Like much of the state, housing affordability was mostly unchanged throughout the San Joaquin Valley in the third quarter.

Fresno home prices rose in September

Home prices increased in Fresno by 7.7 percent in September 2014 compared to last year, according to new data from real estate statistics firm CoreLogic.