Home plan: Small ranch lives large

Home plan: Small ranch lives large

This ranch-style home boasting Craftsman details uses modest square footage very wisely.

A sampling of efforts to fight blight in Appalachia

May 24

US home prices rose at steady pace in March from year ago

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U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in March, pushed higher by a limited supply of houses for sale.
Home & Garden
May 23

Tour highlights midcentury modern Rapson homes in University Grove

Architect Ralph Rapson’s midcentury modern gems in University Grove will be showcased on upcoming tour, part of a national symposium.
May 21

US home sales slide in April amid listing shortage

Sales of existing U.S. homes slipped in April due mainly to relatively few listings and rising prices, providing evidence of the housing sector's uneven recovery.
May 21

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage slips to 3.84 percent

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged slightly lower this week after rising for three straight weeks.
May 21

Renters appear more satisfied in many pricey US cities

High rents are worth it.
May 20
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F. Scott Fitzgerald's former N.Y. home on the market for $3.8M

The suburban New York home where F. Scott Fitzgerald is believed to have written "The Great Gatsby" is up for sale.
May 19

Business Highlights

___Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34 millionWASHINGTON (AP) — Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million…
May 18

US homebuilders' confidence in sales prospects ebbs

U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident about their sales prospects, a reflection of the sluggish start to this spring's home-selling season.Even so, builders' overall…
May 17

In sign of times, hardest-hit Nevada may end foreclosure aid

At its height, Nevada was ground zero for the Great Recession. Unemployment topped 14 percent, the highest in the nation. The state led in per-capita bankruptcy filings. And one in every 10 homes faced foreclosure.
May 14

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage up for 3rd straight week

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates are up for the third straight week.
May 13

RX for Baltimore economy: More residents with money to spend

The fragility of Baltimore's economy was exposed by Freddie Gray's death from a spinal injury suffered while in police custody.