Model spaces: Here's what caught our eye at the Parade of Homes

Model spaces: Here's what caught our eye at the Parade of Homes

Last weekend, we explored nearly two dozen homes on this year's Fall Parade of Homes to check out design features and decor trends. Here's what caught our eye.

Tenants to get rent reimbursement for Harvey flooded units

September 21
Houston officials are trying to determine how many public housing residents were wrongly told to pay rent this month for homes left uninhabitable by Hurricane Harvey.

US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supply

September 20
U.S. home sales fell 1.7 percent in August, pulled down by the effects of Hurricane Harvey and a worsening shortage of available properties.
Business
September 21

Thirty-year fixed mortgage rate rises to 3.83 percent

Long-term mortgage rates rose this week, lifting the 30-year fixed mortgage from the lowest levels of 2017.
Business
September 21

Long-term mortgage rates move higher

Long-term mortgage rates rose this week, lifting the 30-year, fixed-rate home loan from its low for the year.
Housing
September 19

US housing starts fall 0.8 pct., a 2nd straight monthly drop

Homebuilders slowed their pace of construction by 0.8 percent in August, the second straight monthly decline. A steep drop in multifamily construction more than offset a slight gain in single-family-home building.
National
September 18

GOP eyes popular tax breaks to finance overhaul

Republicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric — the mortgage interest deduction that millions of homeowners prize and the deduction for state and local taxes popular in Democratic strongholds.
Home & Garden
September 18

Indiana nursing home company sues former executives

A nursing home management firm in Indiana has sued several former executives who are already criminally charged with embezzling more than $16 million from the company.
Housing
September 18

This Week: Housing starts, Fed meeting, CarMax earnings

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:BREAKING GROUNDNew government data on residential construction should provide insight into…
Home & Garden
September 16

Home listings: What $229,900 buys in the Twin Cities

Golden Valley Built in 1955, this three-bedroom, two-bathroom house has 1,737 square feet and features three bedrooms on one level, two fireplaces, formal dining room,…
Home & Garden
September 14

JPMorgan Chase investing $40M in Chicago neighborhoods

JPMorgan Chase & Co. says it plans to invest $40 million over three years in neighborhoods on Chicago's South and West Sides to create economic opportunity.
Housing
September 14

Long-term US mortgage rates remain at lowest level this year

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates were unchanged this week, leaving the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate at the lowest level this year.
Home & Garden
September 13

Grave humor: House next to cemetery has 'quiet neighbors'

How's this for curb appeal: A Michigan real estate agent selling a house next to a cemetery is promoting it with a sign that says "quiet neighbors."