| Nov 20, 2010
Viktoria Telek won Wilhelmina Models' 2009 Hot Body Model Search, which awarded her with a five-year contract. She entered at an open casting call at a Vitamin Shoppe in Miami and competed against thousands nationwide. Since then, she has appeared in...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:49 PM
If you're a conservation-minded homeowner and you go to the trouble, and expense, of installing a high-efficiency furnace or a truckload of insulation or other energy-saving features, you'd probably like to get credit for adding value to the place.
| Aug 5, 2011
Sellers often think of open houses as opportunity time. They expose a listing to buyers who might not otherwise see it.
At the peak of the housing bubble, this was frequently the case. In many places there was so much demand and so little inventory...
| Aug 24, 2010
A recent column about kitchen flooring options reaped these pieces of reader advice.
From Janice Wolf: In the past year, I replaced my wood kitchen floor with a product by Congoleum (DuraCeramic). It looks like tile, feels like tile and it's not hard...
| Jan 6, 2012
Like many homeowners, John Kennedy bought his Chicago condo when home prices were high. But when he got married and wanted a bigger place, selling his condo seemed out of the question because he owed more on his home than it was worth.
The solution for...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Here are the latest disciplinary actions announced by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you can find all...
| Aug 21, 2010
Five families from across the San Fernando Valley set up camp for three nights by the front door of Wilbur Avenue Elementary School in 2009, intent on getting a spot for their children in one of the best-regarded schools in Los Angeles. Others hired...
| Jul 15, 2011
During the housing boom, many real estate agents found it extraordinarily tough, if not impossible, to come up with even ballpark asking prices for their listings.
"Values were increasing at a pace we had never seen in this area," said John Duffy of...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Gov. Charlie Cristâs office said the list of potential candidates to replace suspended Orange County Commissioner Mildred FernÃ¡ndez is down to seven people who were interviewed today by the governor. They were selected out of 23 applicants wh...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
An attorney for Bell's disgraced former city manager, Robert Rizzo, made an appearance Thursday in an Orange County courthouse, noting that Rizzo has "taken responsibility" for his drunk-driving case. Rizzo did not attend the brief pretrial conference,...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 9:32 PM
With just a few days before the Aug. 24 primary, the only debate between U.S. Rep. Suzanne Kosmas and her challenger in the Democratic primary for District 24, former Winter Springs mayor and commercial real estate agent Paul Partyka just concluded in New...