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February 27, 1998 | RUSS STANTON and ZAN DUBIN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
In a major step toward a full-scale Orange County cultural arts center, the Segerstrom family has tentatively agreed to donate land for a $100-million concert hall and museum complex. The Orange County Performing Arts Center has a "verbal agreement in principle" with the Segerstroms to transfer a nearby 7-acre parcel--worth about $16 million--to the center. "We need to work out the details. . .
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NEWS
March 14, 1993
The Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy will receive 27.3 acres of open space from the J. Paul Getty Trust on Wednesday. The dedication ceremony will be at 2:30 p.m. at the Crestwood Hills Park Clubhouse, 1000 Hanley Ave., Brentwood. The land grant was made possible by Crestwood Hills Assn., which bought the land, a wooded parcel in Kenter Canyon, from the Getty Trust and donated it to the conservancy for preservation and public recreational use.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 24, 2003 | From Times Wire Reports
California's largest timber company has sold two more tracts of land to a trust that plans to preserve thousands of acres across the Sierra Nevada. Sierra Pacific Industries, based in Redding, says it's selling 1,280 acres along the north fork of the American River and 628 acres at Barker Pass, along the Pacific Coast Trail near the Granite Chief Wilderness. The two tracts were sold to the nonprofit Trust for Public Land for about $2.87 million.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 30, 1996 | HOPE HAMASHIGE
The City Council on Monday will consider buying from Newport-Mesa Unified School District the 18 acres of farmland surrounding Costa Mesa High School. For months, the future of the land has been up in the air as the school district, which wants to raise money to pay for repairs at schools across Costa Mesa and Newport Beach, has weighed the best way to use the property.
REAL ESTATE
September 13, 1987
The Buie Corp., San Diego, has paid $13 million for 500 acres in Rancho California known as Villa Santa Fe that will be developed as a golf course-oriented adult community with about 2,000 dwelling units. The Hoffman Co., an Irvine land brokerage firm, represented both Buie and the seller, Kaiser Development Co., in the transaction. Byron R. Hoffman, principal in the Hoffman Co.
BUSINESS
April 14, 1987
Gene Autry and the Autry Foundation will sell 12.4 acres of land to the Tribune Co. of Chicago for an undisclosed price. The Tribune Co. has been leasing the land since 1985, when it bought independent television station KTLA for $510 million. Situated on the property are the broadcast facilities and administrative offices of KTLA, the offices of Autry's Golden West Broadcasters and seven additional TV production studios.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 17, 2005 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The House of Representatives passed a bill this week that would transfer about 990 acres from the federal Bureau of Land Management to the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Vista) and passed on a voice vote Tuesday, gives control of two parcels to the band, which owns the Pechanga Resort & Casino. Tribal Chairman Mark Macarro said the land had sacred rock carvings and paintings that the tribe intended to preserve.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 17, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Warmington Homes has purchased 7.76 acres of land on Tierra Rejada Road in Simi Valley. The company will break ground this month on 25 homes ranging from 2,350 to 3,109 square feet. Warmington will offer the homes for sale in February, and purchasers will have August move-in dates. Capital Commercial / NAI's Simi Valley office represented the seller, Westgate Development, in the transaction. The sale price was not disclosed.
REAL ESTATE
July 14, 1985
A 12-acre parcel of land has been sold to Setco Inc. by Santa Fe Pacific Realty Corp., the developer of the Santa Fe Corporate Center in Anaheim. Setco is planning to build a 260,000-square-foot corporate office and light manufacturing facility at the center. The $3.6-million purchase was negotiated through the Anaheim and Newport Beach offices of Grubb & Ellis.
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