| Apr 18, 2015
| 4:32 AM
Jennifer Brookland lives in Odenton, works in Washington, D.C., and is planning to move to North Carolina next month for her husband's medical school residency.
Mobility is important.
Brookland, 31, chose her apartment complex for its proximity to the...
| Apr 18, 2015
Businesswoman Sandy Nash braces. She knows the question is coming.
How noisy is it living in an apartment above a shop on Main Street in Annapolis?
"The noise is bad on Sunday mornings at 6 a.m. when the garbage trucks pick up the trash,...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 4:10 PM
Ocean Breeze East, a vital development to jump-starting the revitalization of the Heart of Boynton neighborhood, is back to the drawing board.
Ocean Breeze East is the second phase of a Heart of Boynton redevelopment project, which includes retail space,...
| Apr 19, 2015
It was the job Alan C. Hooper didn't get that defined his career.
In 1987, Hooper called a Fort Lauderdale developer to ask about a job. In the midst of a lackluster economy, the firm wasn't hiring.
So Hooper set out to sell and rent houses and...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 7:38 AM
At Planned Property Management in Lakeview, the phone calls usually begin around mid-February and don’t stop for months.
"Right around Valentine's Day, it goes from dead quiet to all-out craziness," said Dan McDonough, Planned Property’s...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 10:00 AM
Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel company, is letting some guests stream Netflix, Pandora and Hulu on their hotel television sets.
Before you rush to book a Marriott room, the hotel giant is offering the feature only at eight...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 3:42 PM
An Orange County judge Wednesday expanded the number of people exempt from a Costa Mesa law that bans most long-term stays in local motels.
Superior Court Judge Sheila Fell granted a preliminary injunction that will allow anyone living at a motel in...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:42 PM
WINTER SPRINGS — Shirley Lofgren, 85, is being forced to sell the sun-filled, waterfront condo she and her husband bought nine years ago for less than a third of the $217,000 they paid for it.
The sale is allowed under a "condominium termination"...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:41 PM
For nearly 90 years, the old Hotel Easton has watched over rooftops as its namesake city's downtown fell from grandeur to ruin and climbed back out again.
The Grand Eastonian, as it is now called, has known its share of prosperity and heartache —...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:39 AM
HARTFORD — The developers of the new apartments near the train station on Allyn Street don't have the luxury of pushing views of the state Capitol or Bushnell Park, except for some units that look out on a sliver of the state Capitol dome.
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Drive across the city's downtown, and it's easy to see a city about to grow expansively.
The clanking of construction can be heard from the sites of four buildings that will reach heights of seven to 12 stories. When completed, they'll provide 1,181 new...