| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:13 AM
It was a crowded open house inside two units at Atwater Apartments, a high-rise in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood.
Holding glasses of wine, residents mingled, checked out bathrooms, kitchens and blueprints and then some put down their glasses to...
| 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"...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:10 AM
A Pennsylvania-based firm and its multinational joint venture partner paid $77.25 million in December for the Preserve at Owings Crossing, a nearly 800-unit apartment complex in Reisterstown, expanding their already sizable Maryland holdings.
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:03 PM
To the editor: For working-class people in America's most unaffordable rental market, raising the minimum wage helps, as will plans to upgrade public transportation. But housing prices growing four times faster than income levels since 2000 is clearly not...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Los Angeles has a shortage of housing, yet the city has done little over the years to add more low-rent or market-rate units. This is not for a lack of ideas on how to proceed. Rather, it results from a lack of focus and political will. Few elected...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Growing companies in Los Angeles County ramped up demand for office space in the fourth quarter, demonstrating that more businesses are confident about their prospects.
The office market dipped in the recession and hit bottom about five years ago, but...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:47 AM
HARTFORD — The first downtown apartments in the former office tower at 777 Main St. will be ready in April — and the project's developer said the $85 million conversion could earn the highest rating for energy efficiency and conservation....
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:21 AM
HARTFORD — Tom Wellington and his fiancee, Samantha Rumbaugh, moved into the Grand on Ann Street apartments late last week, placing them squarely within walking distance of bars, restaurants and a soon-to-be opened coffee shop.
| Jan 6, 2015
Dear Amy: My two adult kids live at home with my husband and me. Our son is 25; our daughter is 23. Both are college grads with good jobs. They make more money than I do.
I work and also do all the laundry and cooking. I don't mind having them home...