Real estate

Auburn’s lack of listings adds up to sellers’ housing market

  Auburn continues to experience low levels of home inventory for sale, according to area real-estate sales agents. And while that creates a sellers’ market for homeow ...

Placer County real estate prices on way up

Placer County real estate values continued to rise in October, prolonging a high rebound that started early in the year. The median price for a home in the county jumped in Octobe ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Winter weather touches down in Auburn; Home values in the region; On the quest for the best burger and history

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: The wet weather has returned to the foothills with some light precipitation and some snow in the Sierra. Reporter Amy Lobenberg is writing about this s ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn Planning Commission weighs in on homeless zones tonight; real estate market still on the rise?; wet weather possible to ring in fall this weekend

WHAT WE'RE WORKING ON: The issue of homeless shelter zones takes center stage tonight as Auburn’s Planning Commission meets to look into rezoning lots between Auburn Ravi ...

The art of negotiation

Wow – the real estate market has really evolved this year! Fueled by low interest rates and low housing inventory, home values exploded upward and a buyer frenzy and great ...

Real estate market on fire in Auburn, Placer County

  For Rocky Sanchez, the current heated real-estate market in Auburn and Placer means the phone never stops ringing. Sanchez, a Lyon Real Estate Realtor with 17 years experi ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Party in the Park tonight; real estate prices in the foothills; Lincoln Highway’s 100th anniversary and a local author talks bugs

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Budget shows Auburn’s revenue outpacing costs – for now

Auburn’s tax revenues from fuel sales have returned to pre-recession levels, and a lively real estate market is expected to give the city its first property tax collection gr ...

California home prices hit nearly five-year high

  SAN DIEGO (AP) — A research firm says California's median home prices surged to their highest level in nearly five years.   The San Diego-based re ...

California man gets 10 years for $200 million Ponzi scheme

  REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A man accused of cheating North Coast residents out of hundreds of millions of dollars in what prosecutors characterized as one of the large ...