| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Instead of just phoning a local landlord, house renters in Orlando may soon be dealing with call centers and centralized maintenance crews as Wall Street gets more involved in local home rentals.
In one of the surest signs that the home-rental...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:57 AM
From the landmark Heublein Tower, the scenic view of Simsbury shows most properties as specks on the landscape — with the exception of one: the sprawling suburban campus of The Hartford Financial Services Group.
Even from a distance there is no...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:55 PM
The "not your ordinary diner" concept that's accompanied the popular Billy's Downtown Diner in Bethlehem for more than a decade has officially invaded Allentown.
Owner Billy Kounoupis debuted his second breakfast-and-lunch eatery of the same name...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Fewer Americans are expected to travel long distances for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday than last year, despite the lowest gas prices in years, AAA predicted Wednesday.
The driver advocacy organization, which tracks travel across the country,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Abdullah "Alex" Alkhatib knew something was wrong when one of his workers showed up with a burn shaped like a knife blade on his face.
The manager of a South Side carryout spot called Wingz It Iz confronted the worker but was assured the burns were...
| Nov 15, 2013
The sentiment toward renters in community associations sways like a pendulum.
During the construction boom of the 1990s, developers levied few restrictions so as not to deter prospective buyers. They wrote governing documents that largely permitted...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Jon S. Wheeler has been in the real estate business for 32 years, with more than 15 years in Virginia Beach.
The Tulsa native leads Wheeler Interests, which has acquired or built more than 60 shopping centers since 1999, and Wheeler Real Estate...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:44 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — The push to slow tenant displacements in a red-hot real estate market took on new urgency here last week, as Mayor Ed Lee announced that he has teamed with state legislators to push for changes to the California law powering the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:40 AM
You swipe a key fob at an apartment elevator that speeds you to your floor. Your smartphone sends an alert that your package has arrived. Then you head to the fitness center where Internet-connected equipment tracks your workouts.
From keyless entry...
| Nov 16, 2013
Upon completing the acquisition of the Charlestowne Mall, a California-based developer announced a new name for the St. Charles mall that is reminiscent of your college years: The Quad.
"We didn't want to just put paint and carpet on the existing...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:50 AM
After a highly successful grand opening weekend East End Market, a new showcase for local food artisans and cuisine in Orlando's Audubon Park, will close for one week to tie up some construction loose ends, meet city codes and permitting requirements...