| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Finding a good agent that fits your specific needs is key
No matter if you are a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned pro, the process of buying a home can be daunting and exhausting.
One variable in the home purchasing equation that can either make...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Chicago's efforts to preserve single-room-occupancy hotels could force existing building owners, as well as buyers, to follow a lengthy and potentially expensive list of mandates that includes giving some displaced tenants as much as $10,600 in relocation...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:53 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Turn on a TV and you're going to hear Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist trying to claim credit for stewarding the state’s tourism- and housing-dependent economy through the worst global crash...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market.
Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Some taxpayers will pay more in property taxes because of rising home values.
Even though the city will lower its tax rate for the upcoming year, it will still rake in nearly half a million dollars more than last year because of increased values....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Finding parking around the Broward County Courthouse can be like searching for a spot in South Beach, minus the glamor.
But it soon may get easier — and less expensive.
Broward County commissioners are poised to slash parking rates at the publicly...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Vehicle owners in Boynton Beach who leave their cars on public property with a "For Sale" sign in the window may soon get fined.
Earlier this month, the Boynton Beach City Commission had an initial reading of an ordinance that will ban curbstoning...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 10:56 AM
If one Boynton Beach commissioner gets his way, a vacant piece of property where peacocks roam free could become a city park.
Commissioner Mike Fitzpatrick has been pushing to get four acres of landlocked county property near Lake Ida to turn into a...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:46 AM
When it comes to real estate holdings in Boca Raton, one of the most expansive is the city's own portfolio.
Boca owns 177 properties worth an estimated $395 million on the real estate market and that doesn't count the $112 million in downtown property...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:02 AM
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-...
| Jun 26, 2014
WLS-AM afternoon co-host Roe Conn has paid more than $1.4 million for a four-bedroom home on Chicago's North Side.
Conn, who co-hosts the 2-6 p.m. shift each weekday with Richard Roeper, recently closed on the purchase of his new home, about four months...