“The Gables,” a restored Victorian-era home in Carver.

Time-capsule home from 1800s is older than Minnesota's statehood

The iconic Victorian-era house in Carver has been featured in calendars, on holiday tours and even an HGTV show, "If Walls Could Talk."

Downtown Wayzata condo gets dramatic makeover

November 2, 2019
Condo in the Landing
The plain-vanilla condo above the Hotel Landing is now bold and personalized.

'70s Mendota Heights rambler reinvented without adding square footage

November 9, 2019
The home's exterior and front entrance also got an update.
A couple facing retirement considered building a house next door, but chose to reinvent their outdated rambler instead.
Home & Garden
January 20

Signs point up for small manufacturers, home remodelers

Recent economic indicators point to an easier time ahead for small manufacturers and companies in the home remodeling industry.
Home & Garden
January 20

State plans renovation of Susan B. Anthony's childhood home

New York state is planning to do restoration work on the early childhood home of Susan B. Anthony.
Housing
January 20

This Week: Netflix earns, US home sales, Southwest earns

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:STREAMING WARSNetflix serves up its fourth-quarter results Tuesday.Financial analysts forecast the…
Housing
January 17

US housing construction jumps 16.9% in December

Construction of new homes surged in December to the highest level in 13 years, capping a year in which falling mortgage rates and a strong labor market helped lift the prospects of the housing industry.
January 16

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year loan at 3.65%

This week Last week Year ago30-year fixed 3.65 3.64 4.4515-year fixed 3.09 3.07 3.885-year adjustable 3.39 3.30 3.87
Housing
January 16

US long-term mortgage rates edge up; 30-year loan at 3.65%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose slightly this week after financial markets that had been roiled by the U.S.-Iran conflict stabilized.
Home & Garden
January 13

Startups see a market in renting couches by the month

Zachariah Mohammed's living room is filled with stuff he doesn't own.
Home & Garden
January 13

Startups see a market in renting couches by the month

Zachariah Mohammed's living room is filled with stuff he doesn't own.
Housing
January 13

Liz Weston: How to have a 'no regrets' retirement

Most retirees regret not saving more. A 2018 study by Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies found 73% wish they'd put aside more money on a…
Home & Garden
January 10

Judge orders homeless women to leave house they're occupying

Homeless women who are illegally occupying a house in the expensive San Francisco Bay Area do not have the right to stay and must leave within five days, a judge ruled Friday.