RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Homes

A collection of news and information related to Homes published by this site and its partners.

Top Homes Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Home prices hint at normal Orlando market

    Home prices hint at normal Orlando market
    The first real hint that Orlando's housing market could be returning to normal emerged Monday when a new report showed that home prices last month had increased 3.9 percent from a year earlier. The median home-sales price in the core Orlando market for...
  • October home sales, prices up across Peninsula

    October home sales, prices up across Peninsula
    Home sales throughout the Peninsula increased last month, as the area’s real estate market begins to show signs of transitioning into a sellers market.   Virginia Beach-based Real Estate Information Network Inc.(REIN), a firm that tracks and...
  • To do successful FSBO, do your homework first

    By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: I own my house free and clear of any debt. How can I sell it without using a real estate agent? If I sell it on my own and the buyer has a real estate agent, will they still get the same commission of 6 percent? A:...
  • Retailers target singles with wine tastings, apartment furnishings

    NEW YORK — Whole Foods is holding wine tastings. Ikea is pitching apartment furniture to divorced dads. Applebee's turns into a nightclub after dinner. These companies are all targeting an increasingly coveted demographic: single Americans. More...
  • What's keeping the housing market from reaching its full potential?

    What if they threw a housing recovery and nobody showed up? That thesis is not exactly accurate: Millions of people will have purchased homes this year, perhaps not at breakneck speed, but they are buying. According to the National Assn. of Realtors,...
  • South Korean throws hat in ring for trademark Napoleon headgear

    PARIS (Reuters) - A two-cornered hat that belonged to French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was sold to a South Korean bidder for 1.9 million euros ($2.4 million) at auction near Paris on Sunday. Jean-Pierre Osenat of the Osenat auction house in...
  • Reader feedback November 15: Peninsula home sales rise, Cirque du Soleil visits Hampton

    Home sales rise throughout Peninsula during October Home sales throughout the Peninsula increased last month, as the area's real estate market begins to show signs of transitioning into a sellers' market. Virginia Beach-based Real Estate Information...
  • Ask A Real Estate Pro: Condo buyer loses deal to board member

    Ask A Real Estate Pro: Condo buyer loses deal to board member
    Board-certified real estate lawyer Gary M. Singer writes about the housing market at SunSentinel.com/business/realestate each Friday. To ask him a question, visit SunSentinel.com/askpro Q: We are selling our condo, with a closing in two weeks. Our buyer...
  • Move-up buyers' nightmare � homeless for six months

    OAKLAND, Calif. When Francisco Nieto and Mirella Rangel sold their Oakland, Calif., house this year, they wound up in a limbo of homelessness that's snagged many move-up buyers in the Bay Area's overheated real estate market. For six months, from...
  • Use common sense to avoid contractor scams

    As winter comes on, you can be facing everything from roof repairs and insulation upgrades to sudden repairs necessitated by unexpected storm damage. Quite often, those repairs require the services of a contractor. It might be a general contractor, who...
  • Battle over Laurel Canyon road takes new turn at L.A. City Council

    Battle over Laurel Canyon road takes new turn at L.A. City Council
    The battle over the future of a Laurel Canyon road took another twist Friday, when city lawmakers backtracked on an earlier decision that had stymied plans to pave it. In September, the Board of Public Works voted to allow paving and other...