| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:25 AM
ATLANTA -- Despite double-digit price gains in many markets, the housing outlook is bubble free for now as the sector recovers over the next several years, experts say.
Kicking off a panel of economists addressing a gathering of journalists, Lawrence...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Technology company Hope LoanPort could have signed a conventional lease for its new headquarters in Baltimore.
But the nonprofit doesn't work in a conventional way. Its 10 employees live in three states. Some work at home part-time but need office space...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:01 PM
“Thank you to The Herald-Mail for printing the beautiful Memorial Day photos. Those photos were powerful, emotional and made me proud to be an American.”
“I’d like to applaud The Herald-Mail for its Tuesday...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:09 PM
After more than a decade of cajoling, legal wrangling and building, the residences at Uplands, the $238 million residential community in Southwest Baltimore, are coming to life.
"There's a momentum that's built up that's going to be very, very difficult...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Question: My wife and I were leasing a house. We were about six months into the one-year lease when the owner told us he was placing the house on the market and that we would need to find another place to live.
Given today's rental market, my wife and I...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:51 AM
A stalled residential marina development in Blue Island has been purchased by a south suburban company that built its name rehabbing foreclosed homes.
Tinley Park-based Mack Cos. acquired 27 acres at Fay's Point, on a peninsula between the Cal-Sag...
| Jan 17, 2013
They're back: Construction cranes. In downtown Chicago. Lots of them, a visible sign of the more than 2,600 luxury rental units that will be added to the apartment market this year.
About every downtown neighborhood has a project in the works or in...
| Dec 30, 2012
Dear Liz: I am 28 and single with no children. I graduated from law school a few years ago and have a relatively stable job at a small law firm. I had previously thought I would wait to buy a house until I'm married, but now I don't think I should...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:03 AM
I’ve been working on this story for months.
Some stories are easier than others for me to write and this story has been a little harder because I really don’t like to talk about my personal losses. Especially at Christmastime.
| Jan 3, 2013
Krauthammer paints gun control as hopeless
To the editor:
On Sunday, Dec. 23, I sent a letter to the editor advocating gun control. My wife asked if the paper would give more space to a subject that had already been addressed. Evidently they would,...
| Jan 6, 2013
Holly Marie DeMark was experiencing Post-Breakup Syndrome. Though not recognized by the medical profession, PBS is as painfully real as a broken heart.
"I was still licking my wounds," Holly recalled, "and wanted a little distance."
In May 2005,...