Chan-Zuckerberg program aims to drive Black homeownership, equity

Louis HansenOctober 17, 2021 at 12:58 p.m. A design for an auxiliary dwelling unit (ADU) to be built in Oakland through the Keys to Equity program. The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has partnered with community groups to encourage development of ADUs in Oakland's historically Black communities. (Credit: blink!Lab) Faced with historic gentrification in Oakland, the Chan …

The Housing Purchase Battle: Flippers vs. The DIY Millennial Buyer

The sticker price of fixer-uppers across the nation has skyrocketed, and although the first thought is to blame professional flippers, quite the opposite is true. ATTOM Data Solutions recently posted a new report that flipping activity has fallen to its lowest level in 20 years. In the beginning of March 2020, many investors were fearful …

Quick Facts About Foreclosure in California

Quick Facts -  Judicial Foreclosure Available: Yes -  Non-Judicial Foreclosure Available: Yes -  Primary Security Instruments: Deed of Trust, Mortgage -  Timeline: Typically 120 days -  Right of Redemption: Varies -  Deficiency Judgments Allowed: Varies In California, lenders may foreclose on deeds of trusts or mortgages in default using either a judicial or non-judicial foreclosure process. Judicial Foreclosure The judicial process …

White residents burned this California Chinatown to the ground. An apology came 145 years later

BY ANH DO - STAFF WRITER  JULY 26, 2021 5 AM PT In the basement of Reign Salon in Antioch, a brick wall is a reminder of a dark past. More than a century ago, Chinese people built tunnels under the city because they were forbidden by law from going outside after sundown. Then, white residents burned …

Arielle Dixon Earns NAR Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource® Certification

Buyers and Sellers Benefit from REALTOR® Expertise in Distressed Sales OAKLAND, July 19, 2021 — Arielle Dixon with eXp Realty of California, Inc. has earned the nationally recognized Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certification. The National Association of REALTORS® offers the SFR® certification to REALTORS® who want to help both buyers and sellers navigate these …