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The 444-unit Mirada at La Jolla Colony and the 320-unit Santa Fe Ranch in Carlsbad has been sold as part of a 51-property, $2.6 billion institutional portfolio sale. The individual sales prices of of the complexes were as yet unavailable.

The economy is improving and demand for real estate is strong, but the California Association of Realtors’ CEO said there are things in the industry that still keep him up at night.

Silver Oaks, the 133-unit apartment at 7400 Parkway Drive in La Mesa 91942, has been sold for $20 million, or $150,376 per unit.

(AP) -- Two dozen U.S. lawmakers from California, Washington and Oregon are calling for funding of an earthquake warning system designed to give residents a few seconds of notice of imminent shaking after a quake occurs.

The 4,995-square-foot medical office building at 1958 Via Centre Drive, Vista 92081, in the CreekView Medical Park, has been sold for $874,125.


Gary Nessim, owner of HomeLife Village Realtors and a board member of the Carlsbad Village Association, has been actively promoting a new master plan for about five years. He's passionate about the future, for lifestyle and business reasons.

The city of Carlsbad is preparing to revitalize its two historic neighborhoods as a Florida-based urban planning firm has been hired to develop a new master plan.

"Location, location, location" is the mantra of most real estate professionals. But Marie Jebavy puts her own spin on the adage: "It's 'location, price, condition' -- the three things I always sell on," said Jebavy, broker/owner of The Real Estate Consultants in Oceanside.

Realtor James Baxter likes to help his clients with their homework. It saves them and him a lot of time and possible aggravation.

A unit of New York City-based Emmes Group of Cos. -- which already owns two office towers here -- has paid a total of $155 million to acquire the downtown San Diego buildings at 701 B Street and 707 Broadway.

Home prices nationwide increased about 13 percent last year, but fewer people own homes than before the recession. There’s been a rebound in the stock market, but top line revenues haven’t grown much, according to a California Economic Outlook conference call Wednesday.

In a more than $4.3 billion transaction that includes the acquisition of 3,200 San Diego area apartments, Palo Alto-based Essex Property Trust reports it has completed its acquisition of San Francisco-based BRE Properties.

(AP) -- Mountain View, Calif., has declared a water shortage emergency as the San Francisco Bay Area city faces the statewide drought.

BioMed Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: BMR) announced two expanding genomic research organizations co-founded by J. Craig Venter will fully occupy the 4570 Executive Drive property in University Towne Centre in San Diego.

The 30-room Pacific Surf Inn at 1076 N. Coast Highway 101, Encinitas 92024, has been sold for $4.08 million.


Regardless of the time of year, Karen Pado doesn't like to wait. Whether they're buying or selling, the co-owner of Meridian Realty in Rancho Bernardo urges her clients to make their move -- even during the 2013 year-end holiday season.

With office sizes dropping and more millennials entering the workforce, the design elements of office spaces are changing.

Chances are good that you've seen the very public face of Matt Battiata. He's appeared in TV ads for The Battiata Real Estate Group since 2005. But when it comes to business, he's more of a behind-the-scenes owner/broker.

The Irvine Co.'s 306,000-square-foot One La Jolla Center at 4655 Executive Drive in the University Towne Centre is now under construction, and is slated for completion on a fast track by July of next year.

Kenora Terrace, a 46-unit, garden-style apartment at 3541 Kenora Drive, Spring Valley 91977, has been sold for $5.8 million.

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