“The gas leak above Porter Ranch — which has attracted national attention and a lawyer feeding frenzy...is also casting a pall over the residential real estate market...Most of the homes cost more than $1 million, but they are probably worth less today than when the leak at well site SS 25 in the Southern California Gas Co.’s huge Aliso Canyon storage facility in the Santa Susana Mountains was discovered on Oct. 23.”
Source: The Los Angeles Daily News, <a href="http://www.dailynews.com/business/20151213/housing-market-to-take-hit-from-porter-ranch-gas-leak">Housing market to take hit from Porter Ranch gas leak</a> by Gregory J. Wilcox.
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