Real Estate

Homebuilders look increasingly to South Valley

In 2015, real estate developers are increasingly selecting smaller Fresno County communities and parts of the South Valley for future home building projects.

SoCal firm buys three Fresno area shopping centers

The Gallery Plaza Shopping Center, located at the intersection of Shaw Avenue and Fresno Street.Gallery Plaza, a struggling 66,000-square-foot shopping center located at one of Fresno’s highest-profile retail intersections, has been purchased in a package deal that also includes two other area shopping centers.

Report: Fresno area home prices increased 5.7% in Dec. 2014

Home prices in the Fresno area, including distressed sales, increased by 5.7 percent in December 2014 compared to December 2013, according to a report released Tuesday by CoreLogic, a company that tracks real estate transactions across the U.S.

Downtown Fresno's CityView project hosts grand opening

Mayor Ashley Swearengin and future resident Jackie Anaya cut the ribbon in front of the CityView apartment complex during the development's grand opening ceremony.The Fresno Housing Authority (FHA) and city leaders celebrated the grand opening of its CityView housing development today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

Realtors: Distressed home sales fell in December

The California Association of Realtors (CAR) is reporting that distressed home sales in the Central Valley decreased last month compared to December 2013. 

Sierra Vista Mall sold in foreclosure proceeding

Sierra Vista Mall has been sold in a foreclosure proceeding, according to The Business Journal sources. Photo via Sierra Vista MallMultiple sources have confirmed that Sierra Vista Mall in Clovis has changed ownership in a foreclosure sale that occurred on Tuesday.

'UrbanHop' coming to downtown Fresno Jan. 24

Those interested in exploring downtown Fresno’s historic urban core are invited to participate in the inaugural UrbanHop, to be held on Jan. 24 from 6 to 10 p.m.

Realtors: December homes sales a bright spot in '14

Home sales throughout the Central Valley increased in December 2014, signifying the market's return to normalcy and echoing a larger statewide trend. 

Wathen Castanos cuts ribbon on new Visalia community

Wathen Castanos' opened the doors to its newest community in Visalia with a ribbon cutting ceremony earlier today. 

CoreLogic: Fresno homes in negative equity decline

The number of underwater homes in the Fresno area decreased slightly during the third quarter of 2014, according to CoreLogic, a global property information and analytics service.