| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Richard and Susan Papke transitioned from being homeowners to renters when they moved to Autumn Chase apartments in Ellington. After selling their 3,000-square-foot home in Vernon more quickly than expected, they planned on a short stay before looking for...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:07 PM
It's growing increasingly difficult for the poorest families in Baltimore to find affordable rental housing, and some housing advocates worry new housing policies such as privatization could make the problem worse.
An analysis by the Urban Institute...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The addition of nearly 1,000 new apartments over the next few years could be what downtown Hartford needs to secure a long-elusive vibrancy beyond the work week.
Five apartment projects are now underway — four conversions and one new complex&...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Airbnb, the company that lets users rent their apartments and homes to others, found itself working overtime this weekend to help a New York man whose apartment ended up being used for an adult party.
Ari Teman, who identifies himself as a comedian on...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: In 2000, I purchased my first home. In 2007, I remarried and my husband and I continued to live in my house until 2009. This is when we purchased the home we live in now. In 2009, I began to rent my house because...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
House-hunters can find homes on their own. So can renters who are not quite ready to take the leap into homeownership. But do you really want to go it alone? Why not let an agent do the legwork for you?
Hiring an agent to help with your search for a...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:58 AM
In the face of the federal claim that homelessness has been receding since 2010, the U.S. Conference of Mayors reports that most cities are experiencing surges of homelessness. It's perhaps unsurprising, given a recent announcement by the chief federal...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
The 1950s television home of George Burns and Gracie Allen is getting a long-overdue upgrade as part of a $390-million development featuring a sleek new 20-story luxury apartment tower in the heart of Hollywood.
The revival of the legendary headquarters...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:12 PM
To combat rising airfares, travelers should plan to steer clear of expensive hotels in favor of apartment rentals, longtime travel guide author Arthur Frommer said during a Saturday keynote speech at the L.A. Times Travel Show.
"I would suggest if you...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Despite a mixed performance in 2013, the Southern California office market improved slightly overall as the year finished with small increases in occupancy and rents.
The ever-popular Westside continued to lead the way as active leasing helped landlords...
| Jan 24, 2014
Seven years after crashing in spectacular fashion, the Chicago area's housing market found its footing in 2013, leading to optimism that the darkest days are behind an economic growth engine that fuels the sale of everything from home loans to lawn...