| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Maryland regulators are still having trouble keeping tabs on how many rental housing units have hazardous lead paint, even as the number of homes and apartments they must oversee to protect children from lead poisoning expands.
A legislative audit...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 9:25 PM
Since Los Angeles embarked on plans to require costly retrofitting of thousands of earthquake-vulnerable buildings, some apartment renters have feared the costs of the work would be passed on to them.
The city is already ranked as one of the least...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:38 AM
SIMSBURY — After years of construction, two apartment complexes on the Dorset Crossing property on Route 10 are slated for completion this spring.
Ojakian Commons, which is for people with disabilities, and the Eastpointe complex are expected to be...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Developers are eyeing a business district along Devon Avenue as a potential spot for rental-style apartments, but some Lincolnwood trustees say rented housing doesn’t fit in with the village’s family-oriented image.
Before developers could...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:34 PM
HARTFORD — The Capital Region Development Authority will seek another $60 million from the state for housing development in downtown to build on the latest wave of new apartment construction.
CRDA has requested that $30 million be included in...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 1:13 PM
“Don’t drop out of school. Get all the education you can,” advised Johnny, when I asked him recently what advice he’d give a young person today. Johnny is a regular participant at the Sunday Lunch Program, hosted each week in...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 12:49 PM
How would you like to live in an apartment that's only slightly larger than a one-car garage?
But those of us who grow antsy at the thought of such compact living clearly aren't keeping pace with the times. Micro-units have become the...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
After being elected to Lehigh County Court in November 2011, Doug Reichley resigned from his job as a Republican state representative.
But, unbeknownst to Reichley, his old employer — the Pennsylvania House of Representatives — kept his...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For a long time, hunting for an apartment has meant wading through cryptic yard signs, inscrutable classifieds and frustrating games of phone tag.
That's finally changing.
Mobile-app start-ups, online real estate giants and even old-school local...
| 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,...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 5:14 AM
German ecommerce investor Rocket Internet is backing online apartment rental firm Nestpick as the start-up expands into four European countries, aiming to connect landlords with tenants and put real estate agents out of a job.
Nestpick said on Tuesday it...