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The remaking of an American housing bubble: Home prices are up 78 percent since 2000 and 30 percent since 2012.

Foreign investors in Southern California: Over half of new homes in Irvine purchased by Asian buyers. SoHo China CEO reluctant on buying overseas real estate. AirBnB and VRBO Irvine rentals.

The investor buying party in real estate: In last four years institutional investors have purchased over half a million homes. 2014 was a four year low in investor buying.

The steady decline of all cash buyers: Investors pulling back but all cash sales still remain elevated. Fewer distressed sales means less opportunities for good deals.

Big money investors pull out of California dramatically: Large purchases from LLCs and LPs for trustee sales are down by over 80 percent from peak reached in 2012.

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