- As condos sales slow, Miami developers turn to rentals Updated: May-22-16 3:01 am
MIAMI - As Miami's condo market loses traction amid a softening world economy, developers are shifting gears.
- Influx of student housing leaves homes around UA empty Updated: May-21-16 11:23 am
TUCSON, Arizona - A dwindling occupancy rate for homes surrounding the University of Arizona has the campus and the city of Tucson looking to staff and faculty to fill the void.
- Eiffel Tower to be turned into a Euro 2016 rental apartment Updated: May-19-16 6:40 pm
PARIS - Four lucky competition winners are set to be the first people in history to use the Eiffel Tower as a vacation home next month.
- Family beach house fun: Casino nights, luaus, competitions Updated: May-16-16 10:13 am
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, North Carolina - Renting a house for a week or so with extended family or friends is an economical way to vacation while offering quality time with loved ones.
- 10 ideas for theme nights at a vacation home with family Updated: May-16-16 10:10 am
If you're renting a vacation house with extended family this summer and trying to figure out ways to bring a large group with different ages together, consider planning some fun theme nights. Here are 10 ideas.
- Rising Rents: Charleston leaders discuss affordable housing Updated: May-16-16 7:15 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Charleston leaders are gathering to discuss what can be done to keep housing affordable in a city that attracts 43 new people a day and in which home prices and rents are steadily increasing.
- Seattleites help Syrian refugees here and overseas Updated: May-14-16 3:05 am
SEATTLE - Su Olsen did not know where she was going, though she was leaving in a week. It would be somewhere in Greece, she knew that much. The 70-year-old jewelry maker from Bainbridge Island had been so moved upon reading about the refugees flooding there from Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East that she decided she had to help, in person, the Seattle Times reported (http://bit.ly/23HP3Bb).
- Vermont housing board awards more than $4m in grants Updated: May-13-16 12:45 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The Vermont Housing and Conservation Board is distributing more than $4 million in grants to 10 organizations to carry out projects across the state.
- Settlement reached with landlord over housing assistance Updated: May-10-16 10:15 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - State prosecutors say they have reached a settlement with a New Jersey landlord who was accused of refusing to rent an apartment to a woman who wanted to pay with housing vouchers.
- Rhode Island to get $3M to help create affordable rentals Updated: May-08-16 10:36 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island is receiving $3 million in federal money to help create affordable rental housing.
- Vermont to get $3 million from federal housing legislation Updated: May-08-16 10:22 am
BURLINGTON, Vermont - Low-income Vermonters who are having a hard time finding a place to live will be getting a boost thanks to a $3 million grant from the National Housing Trust Fund.
- Hawaii's $13.7B budget funds housing, health, schools Updated: May-03-16 8:11 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii lawmakers have passed the state's $13.7 billion budget for 2017, providing funding for affordable housing development, new classroom facilities and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
- Lawmakers tackle regulations for short-term rentals, Airbnb Updated: May-03-16 4:51 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Portsmouth artist Haidee Merritt is entering her third season of renting out a room in her downtown home for short stays to regular city visitors and far flung tourists, a service she says provides a social and financial benefit to herself and the city.
- Missouri House passes legislation to protect Airbnb Updated: May-02-16 7:19 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Some Missouri lawmakers want to protect lodging websites such as Airbnb from local ordinances that could regulate the services out of business in the state.
- Kokomo officials pass measure aimed at limiting police calls Updated: Apr-27-16 2:50 pm
KOKOMO, Indiana - In an effort to limit unnecessary calls to the Kokomo Police Department, local officials have decided to impose fines on property owners who frequently rely on officers to resolve small issues.