| Jun 1, 2007
Private mortgage insurance is making a comeback.
Until six or eight months ago, private mortgage insurance was out of favor as people eager to get into the roaring housing market took adjustable-rate mortgages or "piggyback" loans or some other exotic...
| Sep 25, 2009
| 2:58 PM
Home sales in San Diego County increased by 0.1 percent in August, compared with the same period a year ago, but were down 13.4 percent from the previous month, according to figures released today.
The median price of an existing single-family home in...
| Oct 2, 2009
| 11:42 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Pasadena for a preview of the PASADENA ASID 23rd ANNUAL HOME & KITCHEN TOUR.
On Sunday, October 4th you can visit five unique homes throughout Pasadena and Arcadia and meet the designers, see the trends, get ideas, shop, and...
| Oct 3, 2009
| 11:59 AM
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- An admitted serial killer is helping police search for his first victim, a 21-year-old woman who disappeared 32 years ago.
Roger Kibbe pleaded guilty this week to murdering Lou Ellen Burleigh of Walnut Creek in 1977. The 70-year-...
| Nov 1, 2009
Some houses are heart-stopping perfect. But John Boyd's ticker skipped a beat a few years ago for another reason when he was previewing a house on behalf of a client.
It was a "pretty expensive house," said Boyd of Home Buyer's Agent in Ann Arbor, Mich....
| Nov 14, 2009
| 8:48 PM
SAN GABRIEL-- A pilot was killed after his small plane crash landed, bursting into flames near a home, fire authorities said.
According to Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor, the single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza crashed and caught...
| Nov 14, 2009
| 7:18 PM
A pilot was killed after his small plane crash landed, bursting into flames near a home, fire authorities said.
According to Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor, the single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza crashed and caught fire shortly...
| Dec 1, 2009
| 2:38 PM
Between the crisp, cool air and shortened days, autumn weekends seem to be made for sleeping late, followed by long, leisurely breakfasts that fill your home with the aromas of brewed coffee, fresh baked sweet breads and sizzling sausages.
| Dec 2, 2009
| 1:01 PM
Whoever said the life of a sommelier is glamorous probably had a corkscrew loose. Just ask Haley Guild Moore.
The svelte sommelier for San Francisco's upscale Spruce restaurant looks like a polished Drew Barrymore as she works the floor with a warm...
| Dec 3, 2009
SUNLAND, Calif. -- An intruder picked the wrong home to break into in Sunland overnight when he was greeted by a couple with a gun.
The man apparently bent a screen and climbed in through a front window of the home on Walnut Drive around 3 a.m. Thursday....
| Jun 4, 2009
Can't afford a gym membership? Makes sense, given the financial climate and the need to tighten our belts. But if you want to tighten that belt holding up your jeans, money is no excuse. There are plenty of ways to work out and get in shape at little or...
| Jul 4, 2009
| 4:33 PM
NEW YORK -- The first visitors allowed into the Statue of Liberty's crown in nearly eight years made the arduous climb Saturday on an Independence Day journey laden with symbolism of freedom, national pride - and for one couple, romance.