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Seven years ago, cabinetmaker RSI Holding launched a homebuilding revolution, applying its factory-based woodworking process to constructing new houses.
Walls, floors and roof trusses rolled off an assembly line and onto flatbed trucks that whisked…
Question: Our development has hundreds of condos and an unusually large budget. Our homeowner association was served with a search warrant to review our records and computer data. A forensic audit found evidence of embezzlement by an employee and others. All owners just received notice that a big…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-associations-20160320-story.html
APPLE VALLEY — Various farm animals surrounded the Mariana Academy campus as clucks, moos, oinks and neighs filled the air during the fourth annual National Agriculture event Friday afternoon.In honor of National Agriculture Week, the school holds the event to teach the importance of farm life, with various booths and live farm animals on campus for the students to interact with.Along with three […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160318/mariana-academy-host-national-agriculture-event-on-campus?rssfeed=true
In the world of ultra-luxury features, home water parks might be more campy than covetable.
Singer Celine Dion has been seeking a buyer for her estate on Jupiter Island, Fla. — which includes a 500,000-gallon water park — for more than two years now, ever since she listed the place for $72.5 million….Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0319-hotprop-20160319-story.html
Almost every home sale transaction these days involves negotiating repairs to be made, or at least paid for, by the seller.
This may seem straightforward. “It is broken, you must fix it,” is the mind-set of most buyers. “I’m selling the house…
The American Arts and Crafts movement dates back to the late 19th century, but its enduring popularity means that prices for Craftsman-style homes are decidedly more modern. Here’s a look at a few homes that are listed at under $1 million.
This modern reinterpretation of a 1913 classic…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-what-money-buys-20160319-story.html
VICTORVILLE — Authorities began an attempted murder investigation after a woman was found with a gunshot wound late Wednesday night.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said in a Thursday news release that although the woman sustained non-life threatening injuries, several shots had been fired at the location. No other gunshot victims were found.Victorville Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to a report of shots fired in an area near the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160317/woman-shot-in-victorville-on-wednesday-night?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — City officials are urging Caltrans officials to expedite a planned upgrade to a stretch of Palmdale Road between Interstate 15 and Highway 395, which as of late this week wouldn’t start for a year.Caltrans will be paving the road as part of a project set to begin in March 2017. The pavement will be milled and overlayed with rubberized asphalt concrete, according to Christy Connors, the deputy district director of design for Caltrans District 8. […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160318/palmdale-road-repairs-cant-start-soon-enough-officials-say?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A portion of Amargosa Road was shut down Thursday afternoon due to an underground gas leak, authorities said.Victorville Sheriff’s Station officials and city officials said Amargosa Road was closed between Dos Palmas and Maricopa roads around 1:30 p.m Thursday. A gas leak in the vicinity was listed as the cause, but it is not yet known what may have caused the leak.The duration of the closure is unknown. City officials urged motorists to utilize […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160317/section-of-amargosa-road-in-victorville-closed-due-to-gas-leak?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A fire that tore through a home’s garage and attic left four residents displaced early Thursday morning, authorities said.Although the blaze was quickly extinguished, San Bernardino County Fire Department officials said in a Thursday news release the home sustained approximately $20,000 in damages. The Red Cross was called to assist with the residents’ relocation until repairs could be completed.Firefighters received reports of a structure […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160317/early-morning-victorville-fire-causes-20k-in-damages-leaves-four-displaced?rssfeed=true