Riverside Business News

The company is making a variety of drinkable cannabis products.
3/1/18 7:00PM
Home developers play foreign culture card to win over homebuyers, survey finds
11/25/17 9:02PM
Competitors looking to top Tronc's offer for the Chicago Sun-Times will have until the close of business on Monday to make a formal offer.
6/1/17 7:44AM
Study shows those who eat and communicate more with family, even if not face to face, report higher levels of happiness
5/11/17 4:34AM
Let's face it, wearables such as smartwatches haven't caught on; could the second generation of wearable tech attract more sales?
4/21/17 12:45AM
Doug Kass shares his thoughts on peak housing, and also discusses Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's recent kneecapping.
2/27/17 1:00AM
Should Gannett be successful in its Tribune Publishing takeover bid, it would face another obstacle in getting the deal through antitrust red tape.
4/26/16 11:34AM
Why the poor live longer in New York City than in Gary, Indiana.
4/14/16 8:36AM
Colleges specializing in nursing, pharmacy and, frankly, most medical studies, dominate a list of which schools offer students the highest paying jobs after graduation, according to President Obama's College Scorecard.
9/24/15 2:28PM
Living in California may sound dreamy, but it also has some the least affordable places to live -- and not solely because of housing costs, according to Trulia.
9/19/15 9:56AM
Gestamp Solar is a unit of Spanish conglomerate Corporacion Gestamp.
7/21/15 8:04PM
The College Board has identified the 25 colleges where campus housing is the most expensive.
6/27/15 10:17AM
There are plenty of markets where buying a home makes more sense than renting, even if the homebuyer stays in the home for just two years. Here's why.
6/24/15 8:42AM
Looking for the best campus housing? These 25 colleges have you covered.
6/19/15 1:46PM
Shares of SunEdison (SUNE) are up after the solar project developer sealed a deal with Southern California Edison to install 33 megawatts of rooftop solar.
5/22/15 3:49PM
CarInsurance.com finds the priciest ZIP codes in California’s 20 largest cities.
3/30/15 8:27AM
Millennials drive to work about as often as other young Americans in prior decades, according to a new U.S. Census Bureau report.
3/16/15 11:08AM
If snow and cold have you down, here's a look at five real estate communities with the best weather among America's largest cities.
2/6/15 8:15AM
In a response, a community group demands a credit plan from Los Angeles bank merger.
9/19/14 11:31AM
Florida’s “rocket docket” aims to clear 256,000 foreclosure cases annually over the next three years.
9/11/14 11:51AM
The melting of the West Antarctic ice sheet as a result of man-made global warming, predicted 36 years ago, is now proven and irreversible, guaranteeing a devastating rise in global sea levels within a few centuries.
5/14/14 8:56AM
The percentage of houses being flipped falls to less than 4% of all home sales as prices rise, inventory dries up and fewer homes sell to investors.
5/8/14 8:30AM
Prospective homeowners face a pleasing condition: In half of U.S. metropolitan areas, buying now beats renting after a mere two years.
5/6/14 10:00AM
Rents keep rising, and mortgage interest rates remain very low, which is helping to skew the rent vs. buy decision toward buying for those who can afford it.
5/5/14 7:39AM
Among the ten largest markets still registering inventory declines from a year ago are Denver and Chicago with median list prices of 19.6% and 14.3%, respectively. However the state of California is bouncing back.
3/28/14 1:51PM

Your car insurer may not know if you have a radar detector, but will definitely find out if you get a speeding ticket.

2/18/14 12:15PM
The solar panel market is red-hot in the west and northeast. Here's what you need to know.
9/20/13 2:41PM
The stock is up this year, but what about the prospects for this British supermarket chain?
9/11/13 10:24AM
Share of cash sales in overall U.S. residential sales jump to 40% in July from 35% in June, according to RealtyTrac
8/29/13 11:08AM

Allstate releases its annual "America's Best Drivers Report,' and we show you how frequent claims mean higher car insurance rates in  your ZIP code.

8/29/13 9:50AM
The recovery in housing has helped create jobs, but unemployment among young adults is still troubling, according to Trulia economist Jed Kolko.
8/2/13 9:31AM
The housing giant has been slow to expand its REO-to-rental program after its pilot last year.
6/5/13 6:05PM
TheStreet's Debra Borchardt highlights new homebuilder names likes TRI Pointe Homes, Boise Cascade and the soon to be public Taylor Morrison.
2/25/13 4:05PM
It's time to make the doughnuts in California, and here's the skinny on opening a store.
2/6/13 8:29AM
Try these five cities for the biggest percentage home value gains among America's largest metro areas.
1/25/13 8:00AM

You have to wonder what will happen when The Big One hits. And it will.

1/8/13 8:56AM
A sellers market dominates the West Coast while the buyers are mainly East.
12/12/12 4:04PM

While pundits and pollsters explore every avenue to predict the outcome of the 2012 election, foreclosure victims may have a major impact on the election simply because of their absence.

10/25/12 9:00AM
A player's starter home could be yours, or the mansion of an NFL legend who need to downsize.
10/1/12 8:30AM
There are more simple DIY projects to transform your 10 foot by 12 foot dorm room than you might think.
8/15/12 6:41PM
First PacTrust Bancorp (Nasdaq:BANC) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from from a buy to hold.
8/8/12 5:00AM
A social science known as projection bias explains why you are much more likely to buy a convertible when the temperature spikes by 20 degrees.
8/7/12 1:05PM
Weather has more influence than you think when it comes to life's big spending decisions.
8/7/12 12:17PM
On the five-year anniversary of the collapse of the I-35 Bridge in Minnesota, major city bridges across the US remain vulnerable.
8/2/12 10:30AM
Interested in buying a foreclosed home? Here's what you need to know.
6/28/12 4:20PM
First PacTrust Bancorp (Nasdaq:BANC) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.
6/25/12 5:10AM
Landec's CEO Presents at Acquisition of GreenLine Foods, Inc. Conference (Transcript)
4/27/12 4:33PM
Investors and cash buyers spurred the sharp rise for the highest number of February home sales in five years.
3/14/12 2:20PM
From layoffs to box office draws, we look at some of the worst of the worst so far this year.
3/5/12 8:30AM
Molina Healthcare's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
2/23/12 9:00PM
Traditional buyers retreated as investors snapped up homes at a record pace.
2/15/12 12:46PM
Here are some hotel getaways that have been tested by some of history's most famous pairs.
2/2/12 7:00AM
The sales were fueled by a record number of absentee buyers.
1/17/12 1:48PM
Here are five consistent high-yielding stocks that raised dividend rates this month.
12/19/11 7:00AM
First-time home buyers targeted homes below $400,000.
12/13/11 1:17PM
First PacTrust Bancorp (Nasdaq:BANC) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from from a buy to hold.
11/14/11 5:08AM
Click through for a slideshow of the major consumer product recalls of 2011.
10/14/11 5:05PM
Home sales were slightly above what they were a year ago.
10/13/11 1:36PM
Southern California home sales rose last month above the July and year-earlier level.
9/14/11 1:46PM
Southern California home sales fell last month to the lowest level for a July in four years, though the decline from a year earlier was the smallest in 13 months
8/15/11 12:52PM
There are towns with better unemployment rates and housing prices out there, but these scarcely had to recover from the recession.
8/8/11 12:30PM
First PacTrust Bancorp (Nasdaq:FPTB) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.
8/2/11 7:02AM
A California county supervisor proposes that the state separate into two ersatz regions, which could make them the 50th and 51st states.
7/12/11 5:50PM
Southern California home sales last month shot up more than usual from May to the highest level for any month since June 2010.
7/12/11 12:49PM
You don't have to pay Beverly Hills or Aspen home prices to reap their benefits.
7/12/11 11:59AM
You don't have to pay Beverly Hills or Aspen home prices to reap their benefits.
7/12/11 7:00AM
Southern California home sales held at a three-year low last month amid a sluggish move-up market and record-low sales of newly built homes.
6/13/11 7:10PM
Higher education, technology, health care and even religion could help make America's boomtowns go bust.
5/17/11 3:30PM
Higher education, technology, health care and even religion could help make America's boomtowns go bust.
5/17/11 10:37AM
The prospect of a near-term resurgence in Southern California's housing market continued to wither last month as home sales fell to the lowest level for an April in three years.
5/12/11 12:52PM
The American Lung Association’s new State of the Air report breaks down the cities with the worst air pollution. As it turns out, most of them are in California.
5/11/11 4:53PM
There are towns with better unemployment rates and housing prices out there, but these scarcely had to recover from the recession.
5/9/11 8:30AM
Home sales in Las Angeles, San Diego, Orange County and other southern California markets turned in another lackluster month in March.
4/13/11 12:43PM
A former University of San Diego assistant basketball coach Thaddeus Brown and former players Brandon Johnson and Brandon Dowdy are among 10 people indicted in an alleged conspiracy to fix games, federal authorities said on Monday.
4/11/11 4:59PM
John Mauldin, financial expert and author, says failure to address the debt issue now could leave the country with a permanent recession.
4/6/11 5:01PM
NVISION Laser Eye Centers First in California to Offer LASIK Eye Surgery With the Swiss-Engineered Ziemer Femto LDV Crystal Line(TM) Laser
3/28/11 9:48PM
California's budget crisis is the result of years of kicking the budget can down the road. But there are reasons for optimism.
3/22/11 10:24AM
First California Promotes Two Senior Executives
3/21/11 11:05AM
NVISION Eye Center of Orange County in Laguna Hills Hires New Doctor
3/18/11 3:00PM
RIVERA & RIVERA Inaugurates West Hollywood Location with Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture by Ray Turner
3/17/11 1:31PM
Public Media Works Launches 25 DVD Kiosks in Riverside County, California Branded as Spot. The Difference(TM)
3/17/11 11:00AM
Ambassador Energy Hosts 24 Southern California Electricians and College Electrical Students at the Inaugural Ambassador Energy one-day Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Training Series
3/16/11 11:06AM
SunUp Energy Partners With Mark Naylor Solar and California Solar Thermal Inc. in San Diego Market
3/15/11 10:08PM
Prices for homes in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orance County and other Southern California regions slumped and pricing showed little change.
3/15/11 12:43PM
DeZURIK to Acquire APCO Willamette
3/15/11 12:05PM
PenFed & San Diego's North Island Credit Union Announce Mortgage Partnership
3/14/11 7:31PM
Inland Southern California is Fastest Growing in State and Includes Many Commuters
3/11/11 3:25PM
Foreclosure Activity Decreases 14 Percent in February According to RealtyTrac(R) U.S. Foreclosure Market Report
3/10/11 4:00AM
BizBen.com Index: California Small Businesses for Sale Sold Last Month Tops Prior February
3/9/11 7:43PM
The share of Golden State homes purchased with cash rose to a record level last month as investors and others took advantage of lower prices.
2/28/11 2:02PM
Southern California homes sold at the slowest pace for a January in three years - and the second-slowest in 15 - amid record-low new-home sales, tight credit, and a persistent reluctance among would-be buyers
2/16/11 10:28AM
Cities hardest hit in the foreclosure crisis experienced a decrease in foreclosure activity in 2010, but a vast majority of other metro areas weren’t as lucky.
1/27/11 9:00AM
Southern California Home Sales End 2010 Up from November, Down from 2009
1/18/11 12:43PM
Home sales fell in November to the second-lowest level for that month in 18 years.
12/15/10 1:02PM
A review of 2009 holiday spending reveals some interesting regional trends. Will they remain true in 2010?
12/14/10 7:00AM
Southern California home sales dropped in October to their lowest level in three years.
11/16/10 5:11PM
Foreclosure activity is up in most metro areas, but down in the hardest-hit cities.
10/28/10 7:00AM
Cities in California, Florida, Nevada and Arizona remained the hardest-hit last quarter, according to RealtyTrac.
10/28/10 12:00AM
Home sales dropped for the third month in a row in Southern California amid renewed doubts about a market that is recovering in fits and starts.
10/19/10 12:37PM
Home sales in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, Ventura and San Bernadino fell to the lowest level for the month of August in three years, but prices held steady.
9/14/10 12:27PM
Home sales in Los Angeles, San Diego and Orange County saw their biggest year-over-year drop in more than two years in July..
8/17/10 12:28PM
Tax incentives and low rates stoke home sales in Southern California as prices skew higher.
6/15/10 12:40PM
Sales of new and resale homes in southern California dipped last month amid a shift in the region, which includes Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Ventura, San Bernardino and Orange counties.
5/18/10 12:39PM
The American Lung Association released its rankings of the most polluted cities in America. Is your city on the list?
4/30/10 2:06PM
Eight U.S. banks fail Friday, bringing the 2010 tally of failures to 50.
4/17/10 11:15AM
Home sales in Southern California saw the usual spring surge in March.
4/13/10 12:48PM
Southern California home prices increased to a median price of $275,000 last month, up 1.3% from January and up 10.0% from February 2009.
3/16/10 12:51PM
First Solar announced a deal to supply PG&E with renewable electricity.
3/9/10 5:16PM
Southern California home sales eked out a modest gain in January compared with a year earlier but fell sharply - as they normally do - from December.
2/16/10 12:41PM
Even as the financial industry gets healthier, some banks are deteriorating.
2/11/10 5:05AM
number of California homes that sold for $1 million-plus declined for the fourth consecutive year in 2009.
2/4/10 1:28PM
California homes entering the foreclosure process declined again during fourth quarter of 2009.
1/27/10 1:10PM
Southern California home sales in December remained above year-ago levels for the 18th consecutive month.
1/19/10 12:56PM
Southern California home sales rose in October as prices showed more signs of firming.
11/17/09 1:04PM
The number of mortgage default notices filed against California homeowners fell last quarter compared with the prior three-month period.
10/20/09 4:04PM
There are only seven Florida banks with 'recommended' status by TheStreet.com, as the state suffers from bad real-estate loans.
10/14/09 9:36AM
Southern California home sales edged higher last month, bolstered by late-closing summer transactions, low mortgage rates and buyers hoping to take advantage of a soon-to-expire tax credit
10/13/09 12:47PM
California has suffered during the real-estate bust, but it still counts 15 banks that are in strong shape.
10/13/09 6:41AM
Regardless of where we are in the cycle, homebuilders have reasons to buy land again, as evidenced by an upturn in the California market.
9/16/09 12:40PM
Southern California home sales dipped last month, the result of a thinning inventory of foreclosure properties and financial uncertainty among potential home buyers. The median sale price edged up for the fourth month in a row.
9/15/09 12:44PM
Three times as many U.S. banks and thrifts are undercapitalized compared to last year.
8/28/09 11:04AM
Southern California home sales closed in July at the fastest pace for any month in the past three years.
8/18/09 1:06PM
First Solar and Southern California Edison announce plans to build two major solar installations in California.
8/18/09 12:29PM
Capital levels at 108 banks fell short of regulatory standards in June, new industry figures show.
8/6/09 12:03PM
While Florida has had relatively few bank failures, real-estate loans have been sunk by over-development.
7/31/09 3:00AM
The number of foreclosure proceedings started against California homeowners fell slightly in the April-through-June period compared with the prior three months, but remained higher than last year.
7/24/09 1:47PM
Southern California home sales rose in June to the highest level in 30 months as the number of deals above $500,000 continued to climb in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.
7/15/09 12:53PM
Southern California home sales rose for the 11th consecutive month in May as sales of $500,000-plus homes started to come back. The median price paid increased slightly from the prior month for the first time since July 2007.
6/17/09 12:41PM
Several colleges are hiring for a wide range of positions.
6/15/09 11:03AM
Eighty-nine U.S. banks and thrifts lack required capital, according to newly released industry figures.
5/28/09 1:11AM
The Office of Thrift Supervision says the bank 'was critically undercapitalized and in an unsafe condition to conduct business.'
5/21/09 6:20PM
Lenders filed a record number of mortgage default notices against California homeowners during the first three months of this year.
4/22/09 2:14PM
Home sales in Southern California increased again last month, led by strong foreclosure resale activity in the Inland Empire.
4/16/09 5:50PM
Starting a business? You might do well to avoid these cities.
3/25/09 1:39PM
Southern California homes ended a price losing streak as the monthly median held at $250,000 in February.
3/17/09 12:41PM
Foreclosure activity rose in February, despite a moratorium by many lenders, according to RealtyTrac.
3/12/09 12:00AM
Nine of the nation's 804 savings & loan associations were undercapitalized per regulatory guidelines as of Dec. 31, according to preliminary data.
2/20/09 8:36AM
Southern California home sales climbed above year-ago levels for the seventh month in January as buyers flocked to inland areas for deep discounts.
2/19/09 1:09PM
New bank failures for the week of Feb. 16 include Riverside Bank of the Gulf Coast, Corn Belt Bank and Trust, Sherman County Bank and Pinnacle Bank.
2/17/09 11:20AM
Save yourself $150k or so. Go to med school free!
2/5/09 1:44PM
Cyber-retailers offer a procrastinator's paradise.
12/22/08 10:46AM
Foreclosures helped push the median sale price down a record 35% from a year ago.
12/16/08 1:59PM
The city and neighboring wine country offer California luxury though a mix of high-tech high-rises and down-home villas.
12/1/08 11:08AM
Twenty two banks and thrifts have failed in 2008.
11/22/08 12:30PM
A total of 21,532 new and resale houses and condos closed escrow in the six-county Southland in October -- the highest for any month this year.
11/18/08 1:38PM
Change in state's foreclosure process may have delayed paperwork.
10/23/08 1:36PM
Southland home sales up, prices down; foreclosures now half the market
10/20/08 1:30PM
June new-home sales slip 33.2% but beat economists' targets, as second-quarter foreclosures rise 14%.
7/25/08 12:13PM
Philip van Doorn looks at how well-capitalized banks are in the Golden State.
7/2/08 3:20PM
The median price fell to $370,000 from $505,000, and that trend is likely to result in more foreclosures.
6/16/08 4:14PM
Oracle earnings dominates the news and the market.
12/19/07 10:57PM
Shares fall 20%.
11/27/07 10:47AM
What regional banks could be on its radar?
10/23/07 1:45PM
A judge won't block their merger on antitrust claims, but the FTC may appeal.
8/17/07 11:30AM
This Stockpickr member portfolio features value and growth stocks likely to benefit from the Golden State's boom.
8/6/07 2:52PM
The links that are fit to click this weekend.
6/10/07 1:44PM
Some claim the research giant has a bias against ETFs.
11/8/06 5:05PM
Icon rises, while Celgene falls.
8/18/06 3:07PM
The One Thousand Steps concept debuts.
4/7/06 12:43PM
Brookfield and William Lyon Homes report first-quarter orders fell 56% and 26%, respectively.
4/6/06 10:41AM
The company also makes a purchase.
4/4/06 10:06AM
As commercial demand outpaces the rest of the nation, the REITs have seen hefty gains.
12/7/05 7:19AM
America's economic woes have only exacerbated troubles in overseas markets.
9/27/01 10:53AM