Archive for August, 2011

Cities Where Housing is Recession-Proof

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

Since Standard & Poor’s downgraded the United States’ credit rating, the financial markets have ping ponged hundreds of points per day, dropping to 2008 levels only to inch back up. The July jobs report highlights a national unemployment rate still stubbornly fixed above 9%. Housing continues to flounder and millions of homeowners watch their home […]

Mayor Villaraigosa Touts Neighborhood Stabilization Program

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

Infamous Hancock Park’s Estate For Sale

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Fame-seeking singer Norwood Young decides to sell his Los Angeles home for $2.1 million because he’s upset that the 19 statutes of David that grace his front yard are more famous than he is. Photos: donielle/Flickr This past Monday was a dark, dark day in the world of outrageous lawn ornamentation as the Los Angeles […]