[LAFAYETTE SQUARE] First Family of the Square

When my husband and I moved to the Square back in 1992, John and Darling Herod were essentially the First Family of the neighborhood. John was the association president and Darling Scott Herod was...

[HOUSE & HOLMES] Name in Lights

[HOUSE & HOLMES] Name in Lights

We decided to do our part and make our 1920s era duplex “drought tolerant.” We resolved to remove every water-guzzling piece of flora in our yard and replace them with plants like Matt Damon...

[ RECENT REAL ESTATE SALES ] April

Single Family Homes  200 SOUTH WINDOSOR BLVD. $3,727,000 452 SOUTH LAS PALMAS AVE. $3,125,000 256 SOUTH WILTON PLACE $2,400,000 801 SOUTH CITRUS AVE. $2,300,000 123 NORTH LUCERNE BLVD. $1,790,000 438 NORTH PLYMOUTH $1,695,000 940...

[REAL ESTATE] Current Prices Outdo 2007 Peak

According to data from TheMLS.com, prices for single-family residences in the Ledger’s coverage area have been rising slowly but steadily over the past three years. For the area including, among others, Brookside, Fremont Place,...

[REAL ESTATE] Sales Still in Post-Summer Lull

The real estate market continued its post-summer lull this November, with 34 single-family homes sold in our coverage area, a slight decrease from the 36 homes sold in October, according to Core Logic, a...