(As Featured in "Orange County Business Journal")

Irvine-based First Foundation Inc. said it purchased Community 1st Bancorp for $50.4 million in stock to increase its presence in the Sacramento region. 

Community 1st Bancorp is the parent company of Community 1st Bank, which has $373 million in total assets and offices in Auburn, Sacramento and Roseville. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter... Read More