RealtyTrac: Home repossessions declined in June

LOS ANGELES Fewer U.S. homes entered a foreclosure routine or were repossessed by banks in June, a latest pointer that a republic is jolt off a housing bust hangover. Lenders instituted a foreclosure routine on 57,286 homes final month, a lowest turn for any month in 7 1/2 years, foreclosure register organisation RealtyTrac Inc. pronounced […]

Editorial: FPPC contingency extent donations to politicians’ charities

Even in a domestic city like Sacramento, a numbers are eye-popping. Last year, some-more than $7.1 million in contributions flooded charities adored by Mayor Kevin Johnson and other Sacramento City Council members. That compares to hardly $500,000 in “behests” in 2011 and reduction than $16,000 in 2005. The 2012 sum is 3 times some-more than […]