Family lake retreat in Wisconsin offers a warm welcome

Family lake retreat in Wisconsin offers a warm welcome

Rich, rustic materials shape a family lake retreat in Wisconsin, designed to provide plenty of room for big gatherings. It's the AIA Minnesota Home of the Month.

Aaron Hernandez house sells to real estate investor for $1M

November 17
Aaron Hernandez's home has been sold for $1 million, about $300,000 lower than the asking price.

Long-term mortgage rates rise to highest level in months

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Housing
November 17

US home construction reaches strongest pace in a year

Construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October, the biggest jump in a year as builders broke ground on more apartments and single-family houses.
National
November 17

Highlights of House, Senate GOP bills to overhaul tax code

The House passed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill that differs from legislation approved by the Senate Finance Committee. A comparison of the Republican-written measures:—Personal…
National
November 16

Highlights of House, Senate GOP bills to overhaul tax code

The House passed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill that differs from legislation approved by the Senate Finance Committee. A comparison of the Republican-written measures:—Personal…
Business
November 16

Mortgages rates rise: 30-year hits 4-month high 3.95 percent

Long-term mortgage rates rose this week to the highest level in months.
Home & Garden
November 16

US homebuilder sentiment rises in November

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic this month, reflecting a recent rebound in sales of newly built homes.The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder…
Home & Garden
November 15

Houston's Harvey fund gives out $28.9 million in grants

The Harvey relief fund promoted by top elected officials in Houston says it's given out $28.9 million in grants to a range of groups helping victims of the August storm.
Housing
November 13

This Week: Consumer prices, Wal-Mart earns, housing starts

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:JUST A BLIP?Economists expect that a gauge of U.S. consumer prices…
Home & Garden
November 10

Mountain lion in San Francisco neighborhood is tranquilized

A mountain lion cornered by a game warden near a San Francisco playground and shot with a tranquilizer gun on Friday has been fitted with a GPS collar and is ready to go back into the wild.
Business
November 10

Downtown St. Cloud loses 130 jobs with financial firm's layoffs

A financial services processing center that has bolstered downtown St. Cloud is losing 130 jobs as part of wider cuts by Capital One Financial Corp.
National
November 10

Senate GOP proposes to delay major corporate tax cut a year

Sweeping tax legislation from Senate Republicans includes a one-year delay in plans for a major corporate tax cut despite strident opposition from the White House and others in their own party. Their bill would leave the prized mortgage interest deduction untouched for homeowners in a concession to the powerful real estate lobby but would ignore a House compromise on the hot-button issue of state and local tax deductions.