“The Gables,” a restored Victorian-era home in Carver.

Time-capsule home from 1800s is older than Minnesota's statehood

The iconic Victorian-era house in Carver has been featured in calendars, on holiday tours and even an HGTV show, "If Walls Could Talk."

Downtown Wayzata condo gets dramatic makeover

November 2, 2019
Condo in the Landing
The plain-vanilla condo above the Hotel Landing is now bold and personalized.

'70s Mendota Heights rambler reinvented without adding square footage

November 9, 2019
The home's exterior and front entrance also got an update.
A couple facing retirement considered building a house next door, but chose to reinvent their outdated rambler instead.
Business
January 18

This Week: Netflix earns, jobless benefits, US home sales

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:
Business
January 16

Restaurants, bars scramble for propane amid pandemic winter

With coronavirus restrictions forcing bars and restaurants to seat customers outside in the dead of winter, many are scrambling to nab erratic supplies of propane that fuel space heaters they're relying on more than ever to keep people comfortable in the cold.
Business
January 16

Fleeing New Yorkers squeeze surrounding housing markets

Angel Garcia, a single father approved for a mortgage loan of $300,000, had high hopes in early 2020 of finding a house he could afford in his hometown of Stamford, Connecticut.
Business
January 15

U.S. retail sales fell in December for 3rd straight month

Americans cut back on spending in December for the third-straight month as a surge in virus cases kept people away from stores during the critical holiday shopping season.
Business
January 14

US long-term mortgage rates rise; 30-year at 2.79%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week in an indication that the long period of record-low rates could soon be over.
Business
January 14

Mortgage rates poised to rise as U.S. Treasury yields surge

The long period of record-low rates on home loans could soon be over.
Business
January 13

Target continues to thrive in whirlwind retail environment

Target's strong sales streak extended through a pandemic-shrouded holiday season after a hard push online and an increased effort to provide alternatives to customers who are trying to minimize risk.
Nation
January 13

LA real estate investors buy David Cassidy's Florida home

A Los Angeles-based real estate investor has purchased the six-bedroom South Florida home that belonged to the late teen idol David Cassidy, and hopes to give it a fresh look on television.
World
January 13

Heavy snowfall hits Sweden, Finland; icy temperatures ahead

Thousands of households across northern Sweden and southern Finland were without power Wednesday after heavy snowfall, and forecasters warned that particularly icy temperatures lay ahead for the Baltic Sea region.
Variety
January 7

Review: 'Herself,' a spirited drama of abuse and resilience

Phyllida Lloyd's "Herself," an Irish drama of spousal abuse set against Dublin's housing crisis, has some narrative weak spots but its foundation of resilience and heart is strong.