| 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 15, 2014
| 4:18 AM
HARTFORD — The marketing for the new downtown apartment project is bold: "Join Hartford's Renaissance and Live Large ... Live Grand!"
The Grand, as in The Grand on Ann Street apartments, 26 units in a former Masonic Hall that will begin leasing...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:57 AM
The money that special interests pay to help legislators win elections sometimes flows directly to legislators' pockets, campaign reports show.
Sometimes, those reports show the money goes to the legislator's business, to rent office space. Often, it'...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 12:49 PM
After 15 years of legal challenges, hard feelings and a housing crash, the 45-story Icon Las Olas is finally happening.
The Related Group of Florida said it will start construction in December or January on the 272-unit complex at 500 E. Las Olas Blvd.,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:48 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. — In a decision that will allow thousands of New Yorkers to sue their landlords, the state's top court on Monday ruled that tenants of three Manhattan apartment buildings who claim their rent was illegally raised can proceed with...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:54 PM
A recently enacted law that limits how long people can stay at motels in Costa Mesa was illegally designed to target low-income residents, a lawsuit filed against the city alleges.
The Public Law Center, a Santa Ana-based pro bono law firm, sued this...
| 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...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Costa Mesa can, for now, keep enforcing an ordinance restricting long-term stays at local motels, despite a legal challenge alleging that the regulations unfairly target low-income residents.
On Tuesday, Orange County Superior Court Judge Gregory...
| 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...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:55 PM
Costa Mesa can, for now, keep enforcing an ordinance restricting long-term stays at motels, despite a legal challenge alleging that the regulations unfairly target low-income residents.
Orange County Superior Court Judge Gregory Lewis denied a request...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Coral Springs wants visitors to do more than shop and eat at its planned downtown — it wants them to spend the night. And to do that, it plans to build an upscale hotel, a movie theater and urban housing.
The eight-story hotel will cater to...