| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:04 AM
A major construction project on Interstate 95, set to begin Sunday, will impact traffic in Baltimore for the next two years — shifting and narrowing lanes and forcing ramp closures and detours.
The $66 million project to remove and replace the...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:05 PM
As construction of Sunset Ridge Park gets underway, one question has been worrying city staff: Where will visitors park?
A possible solution emerged Tuesday, when staff explained during a Newport Beach City Council study session that a 64-space pay...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Four people were injured in a mobile home fire in Aurora about 9:10 p.m. Tuesday.
The first responding firefighters found the mobile home, in the 40 block of Margarets Lane, fully engulfed.
Four people escaped with injuries, according to the Aurora...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:49 PM
The legislative information office in downtown Anchorage will be getting a $44 million facelift.
The Alaska Legislature rents its current space on Fourth Avenue for about $57,000 per month.
Once construction is complete in December 2014, the square...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:50 AM
A hotly contested Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market had its soft opening Friday in Chinatown, where it was met by some of the protesters who have fought its arrival for more than a year.
The store, located on the ground floor of the Grand Plaza building at...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Eleven single-family homes were built in La Grange in 2013, a number that puts the village in line with pre-recession, pre-boom days of steady growth, community development officials said.
"These numbers, if you look back in history, are the norm,"...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Negotiations are underway for the sale of a prime 6.3-acre slab of empty land in downtown Los Angeles near the Staples Center and the L.A. Live entertainment complex.
A Shanghai-based real estate company called Greenland Holdings Group announced late...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Mortgage titan Fannie Mae depends on Douglas G. Duncan, its chief economist, to keep a close eye on the nation’s housing market. Duncan met with Times editors and reporters in Los Angeles this week to share his views on where the market is headed....
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:36 AM
New residential construction fell less than expected in December, capping a year of resurgent construction activity.
Housing starts dropped 9.8% from a multiyear high in November to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 999,000, the Commerce Department...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The number of U.S. residential building permits issued in October surpassed 1 million, the highest level in five years, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday.
Building permits in October were up 6.2% from the month before, reaching 1,034,000,...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Park Ridge aldermen on Monday narrowly approved revised plans for a 115-unit apartment building on the eastern edge of downtown, but Mayor David Schmidt signaled a possible veto.
"Watch the agenda for two weeks from now," he told representatives of...