| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:49 AM
If you’re renting out rooms through Airbnb.com or similar websites in Los Angeles, you could soon get an online warning urging you to collect and pay city taxes aimed at hotels.
City officials were told Monday to start sending such warnings to...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Brenda Tabb still lives a short walk from where she grew up in downtown Allentown.
The neighborhood has gotten grittier since she played there as a child in the 1960s, growing poorer and more diverse as the years have worn on.
While she rolled with...
| Sep 7, 2014
NEWPORT NEWS — More than 900 units in four large-scale apartment communities across the Peninsula have been acquired by two out-of-state companies, including one Newport News property with a troubled past.
A Colorado Springs, Colo.,-based real...
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida; data collected by Market Force Corp. of Newtown Square, Pa.
Paramount Marketing, marketing, 40028 Pine Canal Trail, Lady Lake, 32159.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:39 PM
Rent takes a bigger chunk of your paycheck in South Florida than almost anywhere in the nation, and the burden is getting heavier.
Renters here, on average, spend 44 percent of their incomes for a place to live, far more than the national average of 30...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
It may be the biggest financial decision most of us ever make: Buy a house? Or keep renting?
For a while in the wake of the housing crash, the answer was pretty clear: If you could swing it, buy now.
But things have changed rapidly. Prices in Southern...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: I live in Georgia and my parents live in Florida. My parents are older, in their 80s, and they own four vacation homes that they rent.
These properties are rented, but the properties need some work to bring them up...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:31 PM
When Frank Trocchio moved in early July, he traded a one-bedroom apartment for a 600-square-foot studio at the new OneEleven high-rise in the Loop. Although Trocchio pays the same amount for 400 fewer square feet of living space, he couldn't be happier....
| Aug 25, 2014
| 12:35 PM
First impressions are everything, and the first thing you notice at the 73 East Lake rental building in Chicago is a striking mosaic video wall that sets the tone for the glass tower.
The creative digital installation in the lobby plays a four-minute...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:28 PM
A Huntington Beach City Council candidate has filed a complaint with the state's political watchdog, saying two incumbents' living situation resulted in one receiving illegal gifts from the other.
Candidate Brendon Kenney alleges in the complaint...