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California home sales regained footing in September and prices cooled as buyers sought property in more affordable markets away from the coast, a research firm said Tuesday.


San Diego-based Pierce Education Properties, a student housing investment, development and management firm, said it has purchased Windermere Place, an off-campus student housing community serving Ball State University students, for $16.75 million.


Civic San Diego announced on Tuesday it will hold a public hearing on permitting construction of three separate multi-story residential projects at its board of directors meeting on Oct. 28 at 1 p.m.


Collaboration between the Endangered Habitats Conservancy, the San Diego Association of Governments and the U.S. Department of Defense has resulted in the preservation of a 410-acre property in East County.

The San Diego County Apartment Association welcomed its new board of directors and executive officers at its annual membership meeting last week.


The California Coastal Commission on Thursday approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego -- but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would live in them.

Gov. Jerry Brown signed AB 392 this week by Speaker Toni G. Atkins, making the San Diego River Conservancy a permanent entity. Previously, the conservancy had been scheduled to dissolve on Jan. 1, 2020.


El Cajon-based Royale Energy Inc. (Nasdaq: ROYL) announced it has reached an agreement with a major independent exploration and production company to develop 1,300 acres in the Sacramento Basin Grimes Field.

Blackstone Real Estate Partners is buying San Diego-based BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: BMR) in an all-cash deal valued at $8 billion.

Protesters and supporters filled a meeting room Thursday where a California commission was considering a vast expansion to the tanks that SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego.


CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) San Diego will host its Annual Charity Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 5 p.m. at the Grand Del Mar.

Urban Land Institute San Diego/Tijuana District Council (ULI) will host a conversation between San Diego’s newly appointed Planning Director Jeff Murphy and Chair of ULI San Diego-Tijuana Greg Shannon on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 7:30 a.m. at the University Club atop Symphony Towers.

San Diego-based Realty Income Corp. (NYSE: O) announced the closing of an 11.5 million share common stock offering, which includes 1.5 million shares that were purchased by the underwriters upon the exercise of their full over-allotment option.


Interior designer and educator Natalia Trepchina-Worden has been elected to lead the 500-member San Diego chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers as president for the 2015-16 term.

The city of San Diego, in partnership with Civic San Diego, will receive a combined $2.75 million TransNet Smart Growth Incentive and Active Transportation Grant.


Community HousingWorks, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people find home stability, announced the spinoff and transfer of its homebuying programs to Springboard, a national consumer financial services nonprofit.


Get ready for a wave of takeovers of U.S. publicly traded landlords.

A report last week from the Federal Reserve showed household net worth -- assets minus liabilities -- in the second quarter of 2015 rose to a record $84.9 trillion. While the stock market moved sideways, if not lower, in the three-month period there was a $503 billion increase in the value of residential real estate.


The San Diego Daily Transcript Corp. is closing its doors, so all company equipment must be gone soon.


ACI Apartments has announced the recent sale of a four-unit complex in El Cajon. The 2,904-square-foot property, located at 532-538 E. Lexington Ave., was purchased by The Wendy Walker Sommars Trust for $761,000.