The Alice and John Williams Home, which is on the Local Register of Historic Resources, was built in 1915 near Fresno City College. An Arts and Crafts-style home, the 2,948-square-foot, four-bedroom, two-bathroom house was used as a residence hall for "selective women students," possibly by Alice Williams after the death of her husband.
The Landfall Estate designed by famed architect Beverley David Thorne is surrounded by more than 72 wooded acres. Price: $699,000. The three-bedroom, four-bathroom, 2,920-square-foot mid-century modern home was built in 1959.
This drone video offers a bird's eye view of the historic Rowell Building in downtown Fresno, which is undergoing renovation. Developer Ed Kashian, who bought the building in 2014, hopes to begin leasing space in 2018.
A Craftsman bungalow-style house, at 3204 E El Monte Way, was the childhood home of Fresno native William Saroyan, famed novelist, playwright,short story writer, and a Pulitzer Prize and an Academy Award winner. Saroyan’s mother, Takoohi Saroyan, bought the home for her family in 1921, when Saroyan was nearly 13. They lived there until 1927. It's on the market for $150,000.
Fresno State sends its tiny house off to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District's Tiny House Competition this week. The contest promotes energy conservation, energy efficiency and solar technologies.
A historic jewel at 4175 North Van Ness Blvd., is the 6,500-square-foot Arthur Bernhauer estate, built in 1928, which sits on two acres. Renowned architect H. Rafael Lake designed the home. Lake also designed the Hotel Californian in downtown Fresno and the Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles. It has six bedrooms and six bathrooms.
Realtor Adriana Martinez talks about the impact that renovating a distressed historic home has on its neighborhood. Martinez is renovating the Ohannesian Home, which is on the Local Register of Historic Resources, at 1225 E. Divisadero St. in the Lowell neighborhood in Fresno.
Diversified Development Group poured the concrete foundations and pads for three large buildings on 30 acres at Central and Minnewawa avenues in Malaga. The size: 553,000 square feet of space or approximately 12 football fields. The cost: $32 million.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” written and directed by James Gunn, stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Baby Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock, with Sylvester Stallone, and Kurt Russell.
Uncle Harry's New York Bagelry closed its Fig Garden Village doors for good at noon Friday, April 28, 2017. The Bee's Bethany Clough previously reported on the closure: http://www.fresnobee.com/living/food-drink/bethany-clough/article146483314.html