| Jan 27, 2015
| 2:20 PM
In 1998, when Dustin McQuate moved to Baltimore’s Canton neighborhood, he joined the legions of young people flocking to Baltimore’s waterfront neighborhoods, attracted by their vibrant cultures and the charm of their historic row houses....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 9:30 AM
Parkland has invited applications for its energy incentive reward program that was introduced in 2009. Those who make energy-smart home improvements or purchase a hybrid vehicle will be eligible to receive incentive rewards after meeting specific...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:54 AM
PLYMOUTH — When federal authorities investigated whether former finance director David Bertnagel embezzled more than $800,000 from federal aid intended for the town, he claimed he was merely drawing down his pension ahead of time, prosecutors said....
| Jan 22, 2015
More than a quarter of the owners of mortgaged homes in Metro Orlando were stuck in underwater houses last quarter — one of the highest rates nationally, a new report shows.
The good news for Orlando is that it could be worse. Neighboring Polk...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:11 AM
BLOOMFIELD— At the ReStore on Cottage Grove Road shoppers will find an eclectic mix of new and gently used furniture, kitchen cabinets, lighting, appliances, windows and other building materials at a fraction of retail price.
The store, operated...
| Jan 26, 2015
Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida; data collected by Market Force Corp. of Newtown Square, Pa.
Twin Line Enterprises LLC,10123 U.S. Highway 441, Leesburg, 34788.
| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:36 AM
For holiday inspiration, your house can be a both a source of gift ideas and a festive seasonal beacon.
If you or someone you know lacks essential home maintenance and repair supplies, this is a great time to ask for, or give, a toolbox stocked with...
| Dec 8, 2014
This season the Gloucester Housing Partnership renovated the bathroom of Raegan Stokes, a 12-year-old girl with cerebral palsy, using a donation from the Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund.
"She is a sweet little girl," said Marsha Germek, project...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 8:17 AM
Remodeling a home this year may not pack quite the punch it has during the past few years.
While costs for the work have continued to increase, the payback in terms of home appreciation isn't as great, according to real estate agents who helped...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:01 PM
By now, the innovative loans were expected to be flowing in Broward and Palm Beach counties, letting homeowners make energy-saving improvements without spending a dime of their own money up front.
But years in the works, plans to offer financing for...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Home equity lines of credit dried up during the housing collapse, but the emergency cash is making a comeback.
Higher home values have restored hope to thousands of South Floridians, particularly those who owed more than their properties were worth....