Inside LA’s bid for Amazon HQ2

Inside LA’s bid for Amazon HQ2 Among the 20 finalists, does the city stand a chance? By Natalie Hoberman | January 18, 2018 05:15PM Los Angeles Skyline with Mayor Eric Garcetti, Jeff Bezos (Credit: Wikimedia Commons) Jeff Bezos started a Hunger Games-like competition in September, pitting cities against each other in a nationwide battle for […]

Self-storage growth slows, but the pipeline still isn’t shrinking

Self-storage growth slows, but the pipeline still isn’t shrinking Stocks of self-storage companies are trading at 2 percent discounts, still better than office and mall REITS January 17, 2018 04:30PM (Credit: Wikimedia Commons) The steady and strong growth of self-storage is softening after years of success in the sector, market indicators show. Self-storage has for […]

South LA Commission imposes stringent rules on oil drilling site

South LA Commission imposes stringent rules on oil drilling site Sentinel Peak Resources must build a 45-foot enclosure around the property January 17, 2018 03:00PM The site on Jefferson Boulevard (Credit: GoogleMaps) This wall will be built. The South Los Angeles Planning Commission will require a private energy company to build a 45-foot enclosure around […]

Zillow sued for concealing Zestimates

Zillow sued for concealing Zestimates Listing service gave some brokers preferential treatment, according to suit January 16, 2018 05:00PM Zillow is being sued in New Jersey for allegedly concealing its controversial Zestimate figures on residential listings at the request of brokerages that have “contracts” with the online real estate information site. The plaintiff in the […]

“The Dark Knight” producer Thomas Tull lists $85M compound in Thousand Oaks

“The Dark Knight” producer Thomas Tull lists $85M compound in Thousand Oaks The 33-acre property has seven structures, including a Dolby-certified theater January 16, 2018 04:00PM Thomas Tull and his 33-acre compound(Credit: RedFin, Wikimedia Commons) Legendary Entertainment founder Thomas Tull and his wife, Alba Tull, have put their sprawling 33-acre compound in Thousand Oaks on […]