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Successful developer answered the call of public service

LOS ANGELES - The gig: Dan Rosenfeld, 64, is a real estate developer and public servant. He has worked at the upper levels of both the private and public sectors, building prominent structures for profit and managing hundreds of millions of dollars worth of real estate for the state of California Department of General Services, where he led the revival of the historic core of downtown Los Angeles. Rosenfeld has also interrupted his private career to work for both the city and county of Los Angeles.

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6 things every homeowner should know about property taxes

You might not have factored in property taxes when planning to buy your dream home - but the cost of homeownership goes beyond your mortgage payment. It's important to discover how your property tax bill works - once you know how it's calculated, you can challenge it if you feel it's too high. Additionally, property taxes can be a valuable write-off and as a homebuyer, you should take advantage of all of the available tax breaks for homeowners. Here are six things every homeowner should understand when it comes to property taxes.

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Housing agency backs Steinberg’s plan to house homeless

A plan by Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg to give affordable housing vouchers to homeless people won a partial endorsement this week from the local government agency that oversees federal housing money. The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency issued a report Monday recommending that 150 housing vouchers be reserved for homeless people for each of the next three years.

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4 ugly truths about buying a home

Buying a home is an exciting venture but it also comes with risk and expense. Many homeowners underestimate the extra cost of maintenance and repairs or the labor required to keep a home and its surrounding property in tiptop shape.

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Hotel industry-funded study slams Airbnb

SAN DIEGO - The hotel industry is stepping up its campaign against home-sharing giant Airbnb with the release of a study this month documenting what it says is the rapid rise of "commercial" hosts actively listing multiple rentals on the home-sharing platform.

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Tour the $3.9 million family compound for sale near the heart of Sacramento

A historical, east Sacramento multi-generational home has been listed for $3.9 million. The property includes three homes on a half-acre site. The 4,000 square-foot main house's expansive grounds include a Zen garden sanctuary with Koi pond, waterfall and meandering watercourse. Cross the red bridge to a resort-style swimming pool, cabana and sports court.
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Tour the $3.9 million family compound for sale near the heart of Sacramento 4:15

Tour the $3.9 million family compound for sale near the heart of Sacramento

Take a 1-minute walk through Britney Spears' and Selena Gomez's homes for sale 1:00

Take a 1-minute walk through Britney Spears' and Selena Gomez's homes for sale

Historic downtown bank building will be house restaurants and beer taps 1:15

Historic downtown bank building will be house restaurants and beer taps

Brianna Reynolds saw her rent rise by 47 percent 1:22

Brianna Reynolds saw her rent rise by 47 percent