| Jan 6, 2015
| 9:49 AM
Southern California's red-hot rental market cooled down a bit at the end of 2014 as more new apartment buildings opened.
Rents in Los Angeles County climbed a relatively modest 2.5% in the fourth quarter, compared with the same time a year earlier,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:07 AM
One of the big end-of-the-year sports news items was Jim Harbaugh leaving the San Francisco 49ers to become head football coach at the University of Michigan. Reportedly, his salary at Michigan will be $7 million for the first year. If that doesn't...
| Jan 6, 2015
Dear Amy: My two adult kids live at home with my husband and me. Our son is 25; our daughter is 23. Both are college grads with good jobs. They make more money than I do.
I work and also do all the laundry and cooking. I don't mind having them home...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:21 AM
HARTFORD — Tom Wellington and his fiancee, Samantha Rumbaugh, moved into the Grand on Ann Street apartments late last week, placing them squarely within walking distance of bars, restaurants and a soon-to-be opened coffee shop.
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Most Friday nights, two married guys head to a rented office space in Vernon, stretch out on couches and talk about guy stuff — music, pop culture, sports, women, politics, cars, weed, movies, and so on — for about two hours, before...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:51 PM
A head-on collision seems inevitable on Ritchie Highway in Pasadena.
On one side: developers of an 84-unit apartment complex who say they want to fill a desperate need for homes that teachers, waitresses, police officers and others on modest incomes can...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:59 AM
VERNON — Serial entrepreneur Mark Lassoff ran two companies in Austin, a tech-nirvana if there ever was one. But his three-year-old startup LearnToProgram Media, in a low-rent office building in Vernon, is his longest tenure anywhere.
| Dec 26, 2014
| 12:40 PM
The Ivy, the new apartment complex that was built next to Florida Hospital, is starting to attract a growing number of renters, people who will be living in the area now known as Health Village.
“The Ivy is tracking well,” said Jody Barry,...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:57 AM
The Delray Beach project is relatively small: 172 apartments. And the units will be split between two buildings separated by railroad tracks.
It hardly seems to be the kind of venture that would interest a heavyweight developer such as Jorge Perez....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:51 PM
As Highland Park officials mull zoning changes to increase downtown density, one proposal for a $20 million six-story apartment building is already testing their limitations.
No formal application has been filed with the city. But Chicago developer Greg...
| Sep 4, 2014
Skokie resident Jean Mulqueen says she never imagined she would be a widow at age 45, scrambling to make ends meet and attempting to pay a monthly mortgage with her income as a medical billing clerk.
Determined to avoid foreclosure on the house she...