For $1.25 million, a house that 'says hello' in North Oaks

For $1.25 million, a house that 'says hello' in North Oaks

This architect-designed contemporary cottage in North Oaks was one of the first Home of the Month winners in 2003.

Checklist for that beach house rental: Bring your own tongs

10:20am
My husband and I have vacationed at the beach in Rehoboth, Delaware, with our dogs for many years. We always stayed at a pet-friendly inn, except for one weekend at a condo. Nobody told us to bring our own bedsheets and towels, though, so an emergency shopping trip was needed before we could go to sleep.

Grace Kelly's childhood home is up for sale in Philadelphia

June 27
The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is on the market.
National
June 25

Britain's leaving the EU. What should I do with my money?

As many people around the world are trying to wrap their minds around what just happened in Britain, you may also be wondering "What does…
Housing
June 24

Home listings: What $129,900 buys in the Twin Cities

Mound Built in 1924, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom house has 540 square feet and features an upper-level bedroom, wood-burning stove, central air-conditioning, partial basement, porch, deck…
National
June 23

Business Highlights

_____Vote count starts in EU referendum; pound soarsLONDON (AP) — The polls closed Thursday in Britain's historic referendum with a leading supporter of the campaign…
June 23

NY requiring mortgage lenders to maintain abandoned homes

New York imposed new requirements Thursday on mortgage lenders to maintain abandoned houses before foreclosure.
Variety
June 23

McDonald's new headquarters to have high rise, green space

McDonald's new corporate headquarters near downtown Chicago will include two buildings with green space and retail shops.
June 23

Average US 30-year mortgage edges up to 3.56 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week but remain at levels low enough to boost home sales in the spring buying season.
June 23

Average long-term mortgage rates rise this week

Average long-term mortgage rates rose slightly this week but remain at low levels.
Variety
June 23

US new-home sales tumbled in May after a surge in April

Americans pulled back from buying new homes in May, reversing strong gains made in April as sales fell sharply in the Northeast and West.
National
June 22

The Latest: Chicago OKs rules on short-term housing rentals

The Latest on measures passed by Chicago City Council to place some restrictions on short-term rental companies like Airbnb and ride-hailing services (all times local):
Variety
June 22

US homes sell at strongest pace since 2007

Americans snapped up houses in May almost as soon as properties were listed, fueling the strongest sales rate in nearly a decade.