| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Even after retiring to Florida, Ervin and Margaret Franczak stayed in regular contact with their longtime priest back in Milwaukee.
Especially after Ervin died in 2001, the Rev. James Dokos looked after Margaret, visiting her on occasion and sending...
| Oct 25, 2013
Although they were renters from Chicago's River North neighborhood, Bethany and Alden Van Solkema had not spent much time in the South Loop before they shopped for condos there. Now they are sold on the historic area's neighborly atmosphere.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Gisele Bundchen and her quarterback husband Tom Brady are reportedly dropping $14 million on a New York pad.
The supermodel and the New England Patriots quarterback are getting a lavish unit in the One Madison Park glass tower, according to Page Six,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Question: We live in a gated community with approximately 150 joined single-story condos. We want to sell but have been told by a board director that real estate "for sale" signs are not allowed per our covenants, conditions and restrictions.
| Nov 1, 2013
Q: I live in a self-managed condominium association. A toilet in my unit leaked into the unit below. The board has advised me that I am responsible for the damages caused by the toilet leak even though there is no evidence I was negligent for the leak. Am...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:04 AM
That’s a wrap for the One Thousand Ocean condominium in Boca Raton.
A $2 million deal closed Monday, completing sales at the 53-unit waterfront development. The total sales volume: roughly $251 million, according to the developer, LXR Luxury...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Developer Brendan Deschamps bought Elton John’s condos last year in West Hollywood, and now one of them is back on the market.
Deschamps bought the two units in Sierra Towers for $4.65 million and has listed the larger condo at $3.995 million....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Located in the heart of West Hartford, Quaker Green offers easy access to an array of fine restaurants and shops, many within walking distance. Local cultural events are second to none.
Summers offer live music, art shows, parades, walks, runs and...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
The question of how tall is too tall has dogged building plans in downtown districts in Clarendon Hills and Elmhurst, while Hinsdale has resolved the issue by limiting the height of structures in its central business district.
Some residents of...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Question: Our association's board downright refuses to purchase earthquake insurance. Instead they've instructed every owner, whether of a condominium, a single-family dwelling or a vacant lot in our development, to purchase loss assessment coverage,...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:32 PM
From the biggest home in America to luxury bunkers, CNBC’s new series Secret Lives of the Super Rich is a fascinating, jaw-dropping look at what money can buy. This is one rare open house you don’t want to miss, as Secret Lives of the Super...