Childhood home in Medina gets a 'modern mountain' update

Childhood home in Medina gets a 'modern mountain' update

A couple returned home to revitalize the 1960 Medina rambler where the wife grew up. You can have it for $795,000.

Few US cities mandate sprinklers in old residential towers

July 23
A high-rise fire recently claimed the lives of three people in Honolulu, and the apartment building where the blaze broke out had no fire sprinklers.

Russian spies' New Jersey home heading for sale

July 22
A New Jersey home that has been vacant since the FBI arrested a family of undercover Russian spies living there is heading for sale.
Home & Garden
July 21

Home listings: What $330,000 buys in the Twin Cities

Chanhassen Built in 1984, this three-bedroom, two-bath house has 1,780 square feet and features three bedrooms on one level, vaulted ceilings, fireplace, eat-in kitchen, formal…
National
July 21

Panel: Kentucky gov did nothing wrong in home purchase

A state ethics commission says Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin did nothing wrong when he purchased a home from a campaign donor for more than $1 million below a county's assessed value.
Housing
July 20

Long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 3.96 percent

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week after two straight weeks of increases.
Housing
July 20

Average US mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 3.96 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week after two straight weeks of increases. The benchmark 30-year rate slipped back below the significant 4 percent level.
Home & Garden
July 20

Florida house where OJ Simpson lived listed for $1.3 million

What happened to the Florida home where O.J. Simpson lived with his children after his acquittal in the death of his ex-wife and her friend?
Home & Garden
July 19

US housing starts rebounded in June

Homebuilders ramped up construction in June to the fastest pace in four months, led by surges in the Northeast and Midwest.
National
July 17

Liz Weston: How debt consolidation can go wrong

Daniel Montville knew a debt consolidation loan wouldn't solve his financial problems, but the hospice nurse hoped it would give him some breathing room. He…
Home & Garden
July 16

Filipino church feeds expansion by buying ghost town in US

Over two decades, one prospective buyer after another passed over the abandoned village in the Connecticut countryside. There were requirements to preserve its historical character and problems with the septic system, not to mention rumors that it was haunted.
National
July 14

Texas' biggest assisted-living facility for Medicaid closing

The largest assisted-living facility for Medicaid recipients in Texas is voluntarily shuttering after years of budget deficits and as residential developers clamor for real estate in the nation's seventh fastest-growing city, the owner confirmed Friday.
Home & Garden
July 14

Tree crashes onto recently renovated 250-year-old home

A tree has crashed onto the roof of a 250-year-old home after heavy storms in Massachusetts.