For $1.7M, you can have posh penthouse loft with terrace overlooking North Loop

For $1.7M, you can have posh penthouse loft with terrace overlooking North Loop

This luxury unit in Minneapolis' Harvester Lofts boasts a massive L-shaped terrace on the rooftop and is an easy walk to upscale restaurants, stylish boutiques and trails along the Mississippi River. You can have it for $1.7 million.

Contracts to buy US homes hit highest level since April

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More people signed contracts to buy U.S. homes last month as warm weather and rising confidence appeared to encourage consumers to look for houses.

Similarities striking between 2 deadly Oakland fires

March 29
The similarities between two deadly Oakland fires that occurred nearly four months apart are striking: Each involved a dangerously dilapidated building with an absentee landlord and renters desperate for affordable housing in the expensive San Francisco Bay Area.
Variety
March 28

The Latest: Mayor: Oakland has improved safety inspections

The Latest on a deadly building fire in Oakland (all times local):
Variety
March 28

Man hailed as hero in Kansas bar shooting honored with $100K

A man wounded last month while trying to intervene in an apparently racially motivated shooting at a suburban Kansas City bar has been honored with a $100,000 check.
Variety
March 28

US home prices rose in January by most in 2 ½ years

U.S. home prices jumped in January from a year earlier at the fastest pace in nearly 2 ½ years, as a tight supply of houses for sale spurred bidding wars in many cities.
Variety
March 27

The Latest: Various violations found days before fatal blaze

The Latest on a building fire in Oakland that killed three people (all times local):
National
March 27

Are you buying a house or lottery ticket?

The same week legendary investor Warren Buffett put his California vacation house on the market , a friend told me her widowed mother had sold…
Housing
March 25

Home listings: What $479,000 buys in the Twin Cities

Edina Built in 1952, this three-bedroom, two-bathroom house has 2,180 square feet and features new exterior siding, hardwood floors, cabinetry, crown molding, finished lower level,…
National
March 25

Failure on health bill also hurts prospects for tax overhaul

House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform.
Variety
March 24

Investor flips Trump childhood home for 50 percent profit

A real estate investor who bought President Donald Trump's childhood home in New York City for $1.39 million in December has flipped it for a 50 percent profit.
Housing
March 23

US new home sales rise despite higher mortgage rates

Americans responded to higher mortgage rates by snapping up new homes in February at the fastest pace since July.
Housing
March 23

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.23 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates slid this week from their highest levels of 2017.