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  • Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America kicked off its American Dream event at the Ontario Convention Center Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, offering relief to struggling homeowners.
  • If you are falling behind on your mortgage payments, NACA is back in the Inland Empire to help struggling homeowners.
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housing market, inland empire news
  • People are seen walking through a home that is for sale.
  • If you're a first-time homebuyer, there's a lot more to buying a home than just finding the right house. See tips.
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housing market, save money / consumer news, ric romero
  • Some local realtors are using remote-controlled aerial aircraft to sell homes, even though the FAA says it's not legal.
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real estate, technology, housing market, save money / consumer news, ric romero
  • A land-use plan for the redevelopment of the Jordan Downs housing development in Watts is seen.
  • An ambitious plan to remake the Jordan Downs housing development in Watts has been approved.
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housing market, jobs, eyewitness news
  • A house in El Monte is seen in this undated file photo.
  • El Monte is considering an unorthodox plan for homeowners that would use eminent domain to seize underwater mortgages.
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • A house for sale is seen in this undated file photo.
  • If you're looking to buy a house, be prepared for a bidding war, which experts say is becoming the norm.
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housing market, save money / consumer news
  • It's a 'seller's market' in California. Home prices throughout the state are bouncing back at a record pace.
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economy, housing market, business, rudabeh shahbazi
  • A house for sale is seen in this undated file photo.
  • If you're looking to buy a house, be prepared for a bidding war, which experts say is becoming the norm.
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housing market, save money / consumer news, ric romero
  • Protesters gather outside a bank in South LA Thursday, June 27, 2013, to voice concerns over a blighted home foreclosed by the bank.
  • South LA residents fed up with one blighted home took bags of trash to the bank that foreclosed the house.
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housing market, south los angeles, eyewitness news
  • A home for sale.
  • Mortgage rates have suddenly jumped from near-record lows and are adding thousands of dollars to the cost of buying a home.
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economy, housing market, save money / consumer news
  • A house for sale is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Rising mortgage rates are having a big impact on real estate.
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • A house for sale is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Homeowners in the Inland Empire are seeing some relief in the housing market. In fact, many are no longer 'underwater.'
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housing market, inland empire news, rob mcmillan
  • A house for sale is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Homeowners in the Inland Empire are seeing some relief in the housing market. In fact, many are no longer 'underwater.'
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • A home for sale.
  • Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages jumped to their highest levels in a year, signaling slightly higher costs.
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economy, housing market, save money / consumer news
  • A house is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Consumer Specialist Ric Romero shows you why short sales are usually the best choice for struggling homeowners.
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economy, housing market, finance, save money / consumer news
  • A sign for a bank-owned home is seen.
  • New data shows foreclosures are easing compared to the past few years. What does that mean for potential homeowners?
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • Residents of Brookside Mobile Country Club in El Monte show Eyewitness News reporter Sid Garcia documents outlining sharp rent hikes on their spaces Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.
  • El Monte mobile home park residents say they're being priced out of their homes. Some have seen increases of nearly $300.
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housing market, real estate, eyewitness news
  • Residents of Brookside Mobile Country Club in El Monte show Eyewitness News reporter Sid Garcia documents outlining sharp rent hikes on their spaces Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013.
  • El Monte mobile home park residents say they're being priced out of their homes. Some have seen increases of nearly $300.
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real estate, housing market, los angeles news, sid garcia
  • An artists rendition of a $300 million apartment building with retail space that is being planned on what is now a three-acre parking lot in downtown Los Angeles.
  • The occupancy rate in Southern California is now around 95 percent and renters are paying more, new numbers show.
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economy, housing market, california news, sid garcia
  • An artists rendition of a $300 million apartment building with retail space that is being planned on what is now a three-acre parking lot in downtown Los Angeles.
  • The occupancy rate in Southern California is now around 95 percent and renters are paying more, new numbers show.
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economy, housing market, california news
  • Real estate broker Chris Habitz modifies a sign on a property that was just sold on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.
  • New numbers show a strong December for home sales and predictions that 2013 could be better for the local real estate market
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economy, housing market, save money / consumer news, ric romero
  • Real estate broker Chris Habitz modifies a sign on a property that was just sold on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.
  • New numbers show a strong December for home sales and predictions that 2013 could be better for the local real estate market
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economy, housing market, save money / consumer news
  • Riverside County held a job fair in Indio for construction jobs in Canada, which is short on workers for its housing boom, on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012,
  • Riverside County held a job fair in Indio for construction jobs in Canada, which is short on workers for its housing boom.
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jobs, housing market, eyewitness news
  • Many homeowners facing foreclosure or eviction will be getting a break for the holidays.
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real estate, loan, housing market, holiday, save money / consumer news
  • A house tented for fumigation is seen.
  • Burglaries during home fumigations are becoming a startling trend in the Southland, and one victim is speaking out.
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real estate, housing market, what's bugging you?, carlos granda
  • In this photo from fall of 2012, a house on Genesee Avenue in West Los Angeles sits unfinished for several years now.
  • Residents of a West L.A. street say they're fed up with a neighbor whose home has been under construction for years.
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real estate, housing market, what's bugging you?, carlos granda
  • Homeowners are seen at NACAs American Dream mortgage help event in this undated file photo.
  • Large crowds are packing the Ontario Convention Center for the last day of NACA's American Dream mortgage help event.
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housing market, inland empire news, darsha philips
  • Homeowners are seen at NACAs American Dream mortgage help event in this undated file photo.
  • Large crowds are packing the Ontario Convention Center for the last day of NACA's American Dream mortgage help event.
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • A person fills out paper work at a Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America event in this undated file image.
  • Help is on hand for struggling homeowners in the Inland Empire at a free five-day event in Ontario.
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housing market, san bernardino county, inland empire news
  • Supporters from the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment have joined the fight to help Ana Casas Wilson keep her home.
  • A South Gate woman with cerebral palsy and stage four breast cancer is fighting to stay in her home she grew up in.
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cancer, housing market, los angeles news, amy powell
  • Supporters from the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment have joined the fight to help Ana Casas Wilson keep her home.
  • A South Gate woman with cerebral palsy and stage four breast cancer is fighting to stay in her home she grew up in.
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housing market, cancer, eyewitness news
  • Homeowners fill out paperwork at the American Dream Event by the Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
  • The five-day American Dream Event aims to help Southern Californians keep and buy the home of their dreams.
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housing market, downtown, los angeles news, john gregory
  • Homeowners fill out paperwork at the American Dream Event by the Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
  • The five-day American Dream Event aims to help Southern Californians keep and buy the home of their dreams.
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downtown, housing market, eyewitness news
  • A house for sale is shown in this undated file photo.
  • The five-day American Dream Event aims to help Southern Californians keep and buy the home of their dreams.
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downtown, housing market, eyewitness news
  • A home sold in Rancho Cucuamonga appears in this undated file photo.
  • More than 22,000 homes sold in Southern California in August, showing a 14 percent increase from a year ago.
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economy, housing market, save money / consumer news, leticia juarez
  • A home sold in Rancho Cucuamonga appears in this undated file photo.
  • More than 22,000 homes sold in Southern California in August, showing a 14 percent increase from a year ago.
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economy, housing market, eyewitness news
  • A couples retirement home in Twentynine Palms was left in ruins due to a foreclosure mistake by Wells Fargo.
  • A local couple's dreams have been shattered by a foreclosure mistake that left their retirement home in ruins.
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housing market, san bernardino county, eyewitness news
  • A house for sale is shown in this undated file photo.
  • There are signs we may be seeing a rebound in the local real estate market. But some neighborhoods are still lagging behind.
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economy, housing market, real estate, save money / consumer news
  • Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, with California Sen. Diane Feinstein behind him, speaks to members of the news media about legislation to help struggling Southern California homeowners refinance their mortgages on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.
  • Southern California homeowners who are underwater on their mortgage may get help through a bill proposed by Sen. Feinstein.
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real estate, housing market, finance, eyewitness news
  • Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, with California Sen. Diane Feinstein behind him, speaks to members of the news media about legislation to help struggling Southern California homeowners refinance their mortgages on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.
  • Southern California homeowners who are underwater on their mortgage may get help through a bill proposed by Sen. Feinstein.
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real estate, housing market, finance, los angeles news, john north
  • The unemployment rate is declining, but there's still record demand for help at Riverside County Public Social Services.
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housing market, economy, unemployment, inland empire news, rob mcmillan
  • A feng shui-inspired home in Orange County is seen in this photo from Wednesday, July 25, 2012.
  • A local homebuilder is incorporating feng shui in its designs to create happy homes.
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • A house in the Sierra Lakes neighborhood in Fontana is seen in this photo from Tuesday, July 24, 2012.
  • A new report says the number of California homes entering foreclosure have dipped to the lowest levels seen in 2007.
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housing market, california news, rob mcmillan
  • A house in the Sierra Lakes neighborhood in Fontana is seen in this photo from Tuesday, July 24, 2012.
  • A new report says the number of California homes entering foreclosure have dipped to the lowest levels seen in 2007.
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housing market, eyewitness news
  • Two men are seen at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of Doran Gardens in Glendale in this undated file photo. The development offers new and affordable housing to first-time buyers.
  • First time home buyers are now being offered new affordable housing in Glendale at the Doran Gardens development.
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housing market, los angeles news
  • The U.S. Bank tower in downtown Los Angeles is seen in this file photo taken Tuesday, July 17, 2012.
  • The city of Los Angeles is suing U.S. Bank for allowing foreclosed homes it owns to fall into disrepair.
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legal, housing market, los angeles news, john north
  • The U.S. Bank tower in downtown Los Angeles is seen in this file photo taken Tuesday, July 17, 2012.
  • The city of Los Angeles is suing U.S. Bank for allowing substandard conditions in foreclosed homes it owns.
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legal, housing market, eyewitness news
  • California Gov. Jerry Brown is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Gov. Brown is making it easier for homeowners in trouble to keep their homes, signing the new Homeowner Bill of Rights.
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housing market, california news
  • Homes for sale are seen in this file photo.
  • State lawmakers approved a protection plan Monday to help California homeowners facing foreclosure.
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housing market, legal, california news, nannette miranda
  • A a house for sale is seen in this file photo.
  • There are less than 2.5 million U.S. homes for sale - a 20 percent drop from 2011 and sign the housing market has hit bottom.
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housing market, real estate, save money / consumer news, ric romero