| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The addition of nearly 1,000 new apartments over the next few years could be what downtown Hartford needs to secure a long-elusive vibrancy beyond the work week.
Five apartment projects are now underway — four conversions and one new complex&...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:07 PM
It's growing increasingly difficult for the poorest families in Baltimore to find affordable rental housing, and some housing advocates worry new housing policies such as privatization could make the problem worse.
An analysis by the Urban Institute...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Richard and Susan Papke transitioned from being homeowners to renters when they moved to Autumn Chase apartments in Ellington. After selling their 3,000-square-foot home in Vernon more quickly than expected, they planned on a short stay before looking for...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The views from office towers near Los Angeles International Airport can be great. Tenants watch planes coming and going or check out the city skyline and the Pacific Ocean. They just don’t have much company.
The LAX market has been softer than a...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are upping the incentives to interest consumers, rather than investors, in purchasing foreclosed properties and making them their homes.
For a limited time, Fannie Mae, which has about 31,000 properties listed for sale on its...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Tax Collector Scott Randolph will close his Apopka office July 1, a move estimated to save taxpayers about $150,000 a year.
Apopka's Chief Administrative Officer Richard Anderson said he hopes to persuade Randolph to keep the office at 1578 West Orange...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Ditch the hotel, grab the kids and "chillax" in a destination with room for the entire family.
What it does: Kid & Coe offers a curated list of vacation rentals for globe-trotting families. Rent your own home or use...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Southern California home building is stuck at historic lows, one of many factors conspiring against middle-class buyers in a recovery marked by high prices and low supply.
Despite explosive price gains last year, builders and their Wall Street...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in:
Firehouse Museum in Key West
History buffs can learn about Key West's past through its firefighting heritage at the Key West Firehouse Museum at 1024 Grinnell St. The museum...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Say you are a large group of vacation-seekers. Your ages span from toddler to senior. Your interests range from walking to golfing to biking to reading to sitting on a patio fringed with pine trees and enjoying a nice glass of pinot noir.
Party of 20,...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Three years into the national housing recovery, activity and price increases are moderating. While the unusually severe weather across the country has contributed to the recent weakness, the effects of last year's rise in mortgage rates and the...