| Aug 17, 2014
| 9:59 PM
An unusual alliance of landlords and tenants wants Los Angeles to ease the way for bootlegged apartments to become legal.
Each year, the city housing department discovers 600 to 700 such apartments, units created without city approval.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:05 PM
In the wake of an apartment fire in North Whitehall that killed 61 cats and two dogs, the township is going to explore whether to require annual inspections of rental properties.
The July 15 blaze at the three-story apartment building at Route 309 and...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Sarah Butler crammed garbage bags packed with laundry into her old Volkswagen van on her weekly run "over the hill" to Mill Valley.
Some of the 630 or so permanent residents of this Marin County town have recently begun to make this trek, thanks to...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Osceola County, often overshadowed by Orlando's global image as a vacation destination, is trying to stake out a patch of supremacy in Central Florida's crowded tourism landscape.
Citing its huge inventory of vacation properties for rent, it's...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:06 PM
As the Station North arts and entertainment district matures, community leaders are setting their sights on another long-promised part of the neighborhood's renaissance — market-rate apartments.
The neighborhood, once a handful of nightspots...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:19 AM
Almost 11 months after an ordinance took effect to protect tenants in foreclosed, repossessed rental buildings within Chicago, no enforcement tickets have been issued or fines assessed against building owners.
One reason is that some of the banks taking...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 1:45 PM
More than 70% of apartment renters reported owning pets, with cats and dogs as the most popular types, according to a survey released Tuesday.
Despite the high pet ownership numbers, the survey by Apartments.com found that it may still be hard for...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Philadelphia-based Delancey Street Capital said Tuesday it bought the Sail Cloth Factory apartments near the University of Maryland, Baltimore for $12.9 million last month, the firm’s fourth acquisition in the city.
Delancey Street President...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Apartment rents are a risin', driven higher by strong demand from former homeowners and young professionals who have a new lease on life.
Broward County's average monthly rental rate at the end of the second quarter was $1,283, a 4.5 percent increase...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: My husband and I have a house outside of Atlanta that we have lived in for 30 years. We have a first mortgage and a home equity line of credit, and both still have balances.
If we sell this house, we probably could...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
I dream of a two-bedroom, two-bathroom with exposed brick walls, concrete and timber ceilings, central air, an in-unit washer and dryer and a five minute walk from the Blue Line.
I wake up to an Internet browser crammed with tabs: Craigslist, Domu,...