Real Estate

Oakmont of Fresno to host grand opening

Luxury assisted-living facility Oakmont of Fresno will welcome the first seniors through its doors during a grand opening ceremony on Saturday. 

Realtors: Distressed home sales continue year-over-year drop

While the state average of distressed home sales increased in the month of January, figures for the Central Valley continued to fluctuate, according to the California Association of Realtors. 

Local property managers offer online payment solutions

Manco Abbott of Fresno is one of a growing number of property managers offering tenants online rent-payment solutions.In an increasingly online world, a recent report found almost 75 percent of households with Internet access pay at least one of their monthly bills electronically.

Mor Furniture for Less opens Visalia location

The new Mor Furniture for Less store in Visalia hosted a grand opening today.Mor Furniture for Less hosted a ribbon-cutting event today for its new Visalia location.

Realtors: Homes less affordable in Madera County last quarter

Madera County proved increasingly unaffordable for homebuyers in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to new data from the California Association of Realtors.

Hobby Lobby coming to Blackstone?

Surveyor Haled Darchalabi works at Sierra View Plaza Wednesday on what he referred to as "the Hobby Lobby file."Sierra View Plaza, a struggling strip mall near the intersection of Blackstone and Sierra avenues, could be the new home of Fresno’s first Hobby Lobby.

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.