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Estate Planning 101: PROBATE - AN OVERVIEW
Written by Attorney Marlene S. Cooper (Contributing Writer) 19 January 2013
  Estate Planning 101   By Attorney Marlene S. Cooper   “PROBATE - AN OVERVIEW”             As a general rule, the way title to property is held on the date of a person’s ... read more >>
Estate Planning 101: One Property, Many Probates
Written by Attorney Marlene S. Cooper (Contributing Writer) 03 January 2013
  Estate Planning 101   By Attorney Marlene S. Cooper   One Property, Many Probates   On several occasions I have handled multiple probates for the same piece of real estate.  When someone ... read more >>
Attorney General Harris Announces the Calif. Homeowner Bill of Rights to Take Effect on Jan. 1
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2012
Attorney General Harris Announces the Calif. Homeowner Bill of Rights to Take Effect on Jan. 1 Attorney General Kamala Harris SACRAMENTO --Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced that ... read more >>
HACLA Awarded Largest HUD Jobs Grant in California
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 01 October 2012
Los Angeles – The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) today announced the agency is the recipient of a $755,480 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) ... read more >>
WESSON ANNOUNCES NEW JEFFERSON PARK AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 August 2012
  Rendering of the beginning of construction of the new Jefferson Square Apartments. Council President Herb Wesson was joined by community stakeholders and area residents at the groundbreaking for ... read more >>
Taking Steps to Home Ownership
Written by Joe Soto 26 March 2012
Steps to Home OwnershipJoe SotoUnion Bank, N.A. Vice PresidentBuying a home may be the biggest investment you’ll make in your lifetime, and the process can be exciting. For many, it can also be intimidating, ... read more >>
Boxer Urges Action on Helping Responsible Homeowners Act
Written by Super User 18 July 2011
Boxer Urges Action on Helping Responsible Homeowners Act Bipartisan Bill Would Remove Barriers Preventing Homeowners Who Are Making Their Payments From Refinancing at Historically Low Interest RatesWashington, ... read more >>
Rise in L.A. County Home Sales
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2009
Rise in L.A. County Home SalesCNS-- Home sales in Los Angeles County rose by 8.6 percent in October, compared to the same month a year ago, but prices fell by 8.5 percent, a real estate information service ... read more >>
Texas yielding Big Returns for California Real Estate Investors
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Texas yielding Big Returns for California Real Estate InvestorsIt was once said that "wealth accumulation was a result of money movement" this statement has never been more true than in today's environment. ... read more >>
Estate Planning 101: Care and Custody of the Estate Plan
Written by Marlene S. Cooper 24 September 2009
Estate Planning 101: Care and Custody of the Estate Plan By Attorney Marlene S. Cooper There are three core documents to a good estate plan: (1) a revocable living trust or, in very limited circumstances, ... read more >>
Relief for Struggling Homeowners
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 September 2009
Relief for Struggling Homeowners: NACA'S 'Save the Dream' Tour Hits Los Angeles Sept. 24 through Sept. 28Working with Major Lenders, Non-Profit Homeownership Organization Continues Saving Homes and Dreams ... read more >>
American Homeowners Borrowed Too Much, Economist Concludes
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2009
A Fullerton university professor says the housing market collapse was caused less by people who bought homes but could not afford them than homeowners who relied on second mortgages to get into their homes, ... read more >>
Turn the recession into revenue for you
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
We've all heard the bad news: There is a global recession, the housing market continues to decline, the banking industry is struggling and unemployment continues to rise. But, if you are one of the many ... read more >>
Agencies Host Home Rescue Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
The Alliance for Stabilizing Our Communities- a nonprofit partnership including New Economics for Women, Los Angeles Urban League and Asian Pacific and Policy Council will host a home rescue fair June ... read more >>
Willow Walk Family Concert
Written by Olusheyi Banjo (Contributing Writer) 28 April 2009
The Olson Homes in conjunction with the city of Compton and 93.5 the beat presented “The Willow Walk Family Concert In the Park” at the Willow Walk town homes on Saturday. Among those in attendance ... read more >>
Brooks Works to Bring Retailers into So. L.A.
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 02 April 2009
Jamie K. Brooks sees big potential in South Los Angeles development, and is doing his part to bring retail stores to our community. South Los Angeles has been ignored for years by major retailers, forcing ... read more >>
National Urban League Publish New Foreclosure Prevention Workbook
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Wells Fargo and Advice from Foreclosure Experts Given to Homeowners across the Country Wells Fargo announced  that with the National Urban League it will co-sponsor a new edition of The Foreclosure ... read more >>
GSML to Increase Number of Commercial Real Estate Loans
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Due to the failing economy affecting the financial situation of many banks and other financial service institutions, loans can be difficult for small businesses to obtain. Minority owned Golden State ... read more >>
County Warns against Property Tax Scam
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 January 2009
Los Angeles County residents were warned to be wary of private companies that offer to file property reassessment forms for a fee. Los Angeles County Assessor Rick Auerbach said his office has received ... read more >>
Commercial Real Estate Abundant due to Sour Economy
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
Commercial real estate is becoming a buyers market in the Southland as a sour economy is causing more business closures and office vacancies, according to a USC report issued last week. With the country ... read more >>
Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 November 2008
The Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening of Bedford Parc and Bedord Prmenade at Baldwin Hills  Your Home, Your Family, Your Community, Your Baldwin Hills, Come experience Baldwin Hills’ ... read more >>
Choice Selections at Fair Oaks Ranch
Written by ARA 17 July 2008
Fairmont at Fair Oaks Ranch features The Red Door Deal from Pardee Homes.Commuter-close, family-friendly Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes offers new, move-in ready homes with included features and price ... read more >>
The Foreclosure Crisis is Far from Over
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 June 2008
California is home to 5 of the top 10 metropolitan areas with the highest foreclosure rates in the country. In 2008, the cities of Los Angeles and San Francisco are anticipating economies that will ... read more >>
Benefits of Buying a Fixer-upper
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
You’ve seen the real estate listings: “in need of TLC,” “fixer-upper,” and “great potential.” While some cringe at the thought of buying a house that needs to ... read more >>
HUD Secretary Addresses Homeowners’ Crisis
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 13 March 2008
Francis Taylor for Sentinel PhotoHUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson (left) and John Hope Bryant, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE (far-right) greets a local entrepreneur at a symposium to address ... read more >>

 

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