Woman behind 'wallpaper house' was a designer who loved bold look

Woman behind 'wallpaper house' was a designer who loved bold look

A Golden Valley designer loved bright color, bold prints and florals from floor to ceiling. The result was a wallpaper-covered home that you can have for $674,900.

Airbnb sues hometown San Francisco over rental regulation

July 24
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings — or face steep fines.

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July 22

AP National News Calendar

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of July 24-30. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.The following economic reports…
Variety
July 22

Police: Father, son working on roof likely electrocuted

Authorities say a father and son found dead were likely electrocuted by a power line while doing maintenance work on the roof of a home in Virginia.
Variety
July 22

US home rental price growth pulls even with wages

U.S. renters are seeing their housing costs rise at a much more manageable pace, as new construction has tempered years of runaway increases in rent.
Variety
July 21

Authorities: Plane crash in northern Illinois city kills 1

A small plane crashed into a residential neighborhood in a northern Illinois city Thursday morning, killing the pilot and torching the side of a home.
National
July 21

The Latest: NTSB: Plane that crashed headed for Wisconsin

The Latest on the plane crash in northern Illinois (all times local):
July 21

Long-term US mortgage rates edge higher this week

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week, while still remaining near historically low levels and serving as a continued enticement to prospective homebuyers.
July 21

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 3.45 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged higher this week, remaining near historically low levels as a continued enticement to prospective homebuyers.
National
July 21

Still-low mortgage rates ushering new refi wave

The last time Mark McCollam refinanced the loan on his three-bedroom house in Los Angeles, he figured mortgage rates would only head higher from there.…
Variety
July 21

US homes sales improved in June, best pace since early 2007

Americans bought more homes in June, the fourth straight monthly gain as the sales rate reached its highest level in more than nine years.
Variety
July 20

New homeowner finds dead body in Southern California house

A man who stopped by his newly purchased Southern California home expecting to find its previous owners packing up instead stumbled on one of them dead in a bedroom.