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  • In New York City, renters howl in anger as board rejects rent freeze

    In New York City, renters howl in anger as board rejects rent freeze
    The panel that determines how much landlords can raise costs of the city's 1 million rent-stabilized apartments approved a historic low increase of 1% for the next fiscal year, but in a raucous meeting Monday, it did not give tenants the rent freeze...
  • Planners propose stricter rules on long-term motel stays

    Costa Mesa city planners voted this week to recommend stricter standards for long-term occupancies at nearly all city motels, a move that affordable housing advocates warned will harm those who rely on the properties as a last stop before homelessness....
  • Tropico Apartments project inspires zoning changes

    To create a buffer between industrial buildings in the San Fernando Road corridor and the recently-approved Tropico Apartments, the City Council this week unanimously OK’d changing the zoning of 10 properties near the 220-unit mixed-use...
  • Thrifty mixes up 2 Chicago-area car rental customers

    Thrifty mixes up 2 Chicago-area car rental customers
    Lindsey M. Clark did not rent a car from Thrifty in San Diego last month, but Lindsey A. Clark did. Sound confusing? It certainly was for Thrifty. The rental car company, owned by Hertz, apparently combined information from the two Chicago-area...
  • Village with a vision

    Village with a vision
    When Larry Hallock and his partner decided to move from Chicago's vibrant Lakeview neighborhood, they never imagined they would consider living in the Austin community on the city's beleaguered West Side, let alone wind up in a bidding war over a six-flat...
  • Rent prices in the Southland may be topping out

    Rent prices in the Southland may be topping out
    Rents in Southern California may be running out of room to climb. The growth in apartment rents has slowed noticeably this year, according to new figures out Wednesday, the latest sign that housing is becoming too expensive for many Angelenos. The...
  • Tenants say Santa Monica Airport must operate until at least 2023

    Tenants say Santa Monica Airport must operate until at least 2023
    National aviation groups and Santa Monica Airport tenants, including actor Harrison Ford, filed a federal complaint Wednesday challenging the long-held position of city officials that the embattled airport can be shut down next July. Santa Monica...
  • Apartment building foreclosures plunge in Chicago

     Apartment building foreclosures plunge in Chicago
    Foreclosure cases were filed against almost 2,800 Chicago apartment buildings with 7,700 units last year, the smallest number since the housing crisis began and a sign of the residential market's stabilization. The more than 30 percent decrease in...
  • Ways unmarried couple can take title to condo

    Q: My girlfriend and I plan to get married next year, but we want to buy a condominium now. We have been given different opinions on how we should take title? Can you give us your thoughts? A: There are three ways you can take title. First, as...
  • Post-foreclosure evictions haunt some renters

    Post-foreclosure evictions haunt some renters
    The housing crisis caused thousands of renters to worry about their living arrangements as their apartment buildings went into foreclosure. But another worry may be their credit reports. In 2008, Illinois passed a law ordering that post-foreclosure-...
  • Developers of White Marsh outlet mall face opposition campaign from rivals

    Developers of White Marsh outlet mall face opposition campaign from rivals
    Open retail strife has broken out in White Marsh as the owners of the area's mall and other established retail centers foment opposition to a proposed upscale outlet mall along Interstate 95. Paragon Outlet Partners proposed building a 525,000-square-...