When Wells Twombly looks out across his sunny Fremont backyard, he can sometimes still see his son and friends as children – standing on the roof of the shed, holding handmade bows and raining down toy arrows on their imaginary foes.
In a move that will dramatically alter San Diego's home sharing landscape, the City Council Monday voted to outlaw vacation rentals in secondary homes, limiting short-term stays to one's primary residence only.
Airbnb rentals help local economies by driving restaurant traffic and employment in a handful of U.S. cities, but not in predominantly black or Hispanic neighborhoods, according to a study from Purdue University.
New Jersey resident Bob Sickles took Wendella's nighttime architecture boat tour down the Chicago River with his wife last year to see the work of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, among other architects, tower above the green water.
Home prices have shot up in some areas of the U.S. to the point where buyers need jumbo loans to finance them. In mortgage speak, jumbo refers to loans that exceed the limits set by the government-sponsored enterprises that buy most home loans and package them for investors.
Q: I rent my home and have a signed lease. My landlord passed away unexpectedly and I am now dealing with one of her children who inherited the house. She is telling me that I need to move out early so she can sell the house. That would cause me a significant hardship, and I don't want to. Is my lease still valid even though the landlord died? – James
The Wake County school board has agreed to pay $2.8 million to Duke Energy Progress for 71 acres near the intersection of Woods Creek and Friendship roads. Wake plans to build an elementary school and middle school there.
Former Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl-winning coach Bill Cowher is selling his Raleigh, North Carolina, house for $2.39 million so that he can move to New York full time. The house on Briar Patch Lane is more than 6,600 square feet.
Former Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl-winning coach Bill Cowher is selling his Raleigh, North Carolina, house for $2 million so that he can move to New York full time. The house on Briar Patch Lane is more than 6,600 square feet.