Burnham expands Temecula office

In response to growing demand for multifamily housing and mixed-use residential and retail projects in the burgeoning Inland Empire region, Burnham Real Estate is expanding its Temecula office with the addition of veteran multifamily and retail specialist Zack Swinscoe. The Burnham Real Estate Temecula office is located at 31309 Highway 79 South, Suite 100, in […]

Members to receive $18 million through American AgCredit program

American AgCredit, the nation’s seventh largest agricultural lending cooperative with offices in Escondido, Indio, Ontario and Riverside, has announced the distribution of $18 million in net income to its members. Following last year’s dividend payment of $11.6 million, the company has disbursed almost $30 million to its members in the past 12 months. Dividends provide […]

Jones joins Rancho Financial’s Temecula office

Rancho Financial Mortgage Center, a full-service mortgage lender based in Rancho Bernardo, has hired highly respected wholesale loan consultant Rebecca Jones to round out the loan team in their Temecula office. Jones brings a substantial education in all aspects of the mortgage industry to her new position. Her career in finance to date has covered […]

New program offers rebates on real estate agents’ commission

Visterra Credit Union, with offices in Murrieta, recently rolled out a new program to their members providing one-stop service, expert and professional assistance and a cash rebate equal to 25 percent of the agent’s own commission to members who buy or sell a home using the new Home Fortunes program. Offered in combination with Visterra’s […]

Nature lovers discover rural retreat at Woodmoor by Brehm Communities

Families seeking an escape from the demands of city life are flocking to the serene new community of Woodmoor in the scenic Temecula Valley. Nestled in the rustic and beautiful city of Wildomar, Woodmoor offers family-sized homes on expansive homesites that average a half-acre in size. Woodmoor is also invitingly close to an abundance of nature trails, […]

Emerald Mortgage/Sapphire Realty

Michelle Lee and Karen Alexander of Emerald Mortgage/Sapphire Realty really have it going on. Both mothers and homemakers, they also work more than full-time at their flourishing mortgage/real estate businesses. “We are always available to our customers,” Lee said. “We work very hard for them, to get them the right loan, and the best loan […]

RBC gets new loan specialist

Heide Steele-Fox, a veteran in the mortgage lending industry, has joined the Temecula office of RBC Mortgage as senior mortgage loan specialist. She joined RBC two years ago in San Diego, where she worked as a senior mortgage specialist in the builder division. Previously, Steele-Fox held similar positions with North American Mortgage and Wells Fargo […]

Wildomar home prices heat up

Home price appreciation appears to have stabilized in Southwest County, with housing values in most cities and communities in the region rising at more realistic and sustainable levels, an industry report found Thursday. However, there was an exception with the unincorporated community of Wildomar, where the median price increased more than 25 percent from May […]

Temecula Assist-2-Sell named among top brokers

Broker/owners Dick and Patty Vaughan of the Assist-2-Sell real estate franchise in Temecula were recently recognized as one of the top 20 percent performing Assist-2-Sell offices in the nation in 2004. The top 20 percent performing offices were chosen from 450 offices throughout the United States and Canada. The Assist-2-Sell marketing program enables homeowners to […]