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What’s an iBuyer? These companies will buy your home quicker, but at what cost?

Travis Page, owner of Clover’s Lawn Service, rakes leaves at an Opendoor house on Joltaire Way in Winchester in December. Opendoor became the fourth iBuyer to start operating in Southern California. Although iBuyers have been active since 2014, the online home-buying model didn’t reach Southern California until 2017. (Photo by Frank Bellino, contributing photographer) Southern […]

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Happy 100th birthday to Lawrence Ferlinghetti — here’s where to celebrate

San Francisco’s larger than life literary lion, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, is fast approaching his 100th birthday, and the celebratory events are multiform and multitudinous. The legendary poet, painter, publisher, defender of free speech and founding father of City Lights bookstore marks the centenary milestone on March 24, but a whole host of famed writers turn up […]