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Michael J. Fox lists grand Connecticut getaway for $4.25M
Fox, who has Parkinson’s disease, calls the property “the best therapy possible.”
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Effort to rezone of Sioux Falls farmstead put on hold
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A Sioux Falls developer is putting on hold its plans to build a large apartment complex on the site of a century-old urban farmstead. Lloyd Companies earlier this year asked the city to rezone the Lacey Estate property to make way for an apartment complex ...
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2 injured in massive fire at Davenport apartment complex
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - At least two people have been injured in a massive fire at a west Davenport apartment complex. The fire was reported around 1:30 a.m. Friday in a three-story unit at the Eagle's Crest Apartments. As firefighters arrived they could see flames shooting from the roof of ...
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Police looking for armed home invasion suspect in Burlington
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Police have released the identity of an armed home invasion suspect who somehow eluded officers who were staked out at an apartment complex in Burlington's New North End. A manhunt is now underway to apprehend 24-year-old Dahmir Simmons, who is wanted in connection with Thursday's break-in ...
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'Full House' San Francisco home for rent for high price
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco home featured in television's "Full House" is now available to rent for $13,950 a month.The San Francisco Chronicle reports ( ) the 1883 villa was put on the market in May with a $4.15 million price tag, but it didn't sell.
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‘This American Life’ host Ira Glass has a filthy, infested condo
Here’s something Ira Glass won’t be talking about.
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You can rent the ‘Full House’ home in San Francisco
The San Francisco home featured in television’s “Full House” is now available to rent for $13,950 a month.
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New design shown for Cold Spring Avenue apartments off I-83
The developers of an industrial site in North Baltimore presented updated designs to the city Thursday that call for an apartment building constructed in a contemporary-looking combination of brick, navy blue siding and corrugated metal. The 286-unit project planned at 2001 Cold Spring Lane, near...
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'Full House' San Francisco home for rent for high price
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco home featured in television's "Full House" is now available to rent for $13,950 a month.
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Police: Oregon coach who killed 3 had large amount of pills
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Investigators found an "incredible amount of pills" to treat anxiety and depression at the home of a volunteer high school wrestling coach who last month killed himself, the teenage son of a woman he had dated…
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Several 8-foot marijuana plants seized by cops in Brooklyn bust
What a buzz kill.
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Coroner IDs men killed in shooting at apartment complex
Two men shot to death Tuesday at a northwest valley apartment complex have been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Charles Edward Warren, 28, of Las Vegas and Deante Dixon, 24, whose ...
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Detroit tiny house project is ‘game changer’
Cass Community Social Services and donors open tiny house model unit for 25-unit tiny house development, city’s largest        
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2d shooting in 2 weeks roils Delco town

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Tiny homes could amp up Detroit homeownership
The houses will be between 250 and 400 square feet and will be reserved for low-income owners.        
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Proposal to rebuild complex gutted in fire meets criticism
EDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) - A safety feature of a plan to rebuild a 240-unit apartment complex gutted by a fire last year came under criticism during a presentation in northern New Jersey. The Record reports ( ) AvalonBay is proposing to rebuild the Edgewater structure and architect Stuart Lachs appeared ...
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Man stabbed in Baltimore County carjacking
A man was stabbed in a carjacking in the Pikesville area Thursday, Baltimore County police say. Police were called to the unit block of Cobblestone Court about 12:30 a.m. Thursday. The 38-year-old victim told officers that two male suspects approached him when he got home. He said they demanded...
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Annapolis shooting victim identified
Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting Saturday on Brooke Court in Annapolis. Davon Jones, 25, of Dunkirk, died after he was found shot in his vehicle at about 4:30 p.m., the Annapolis Police Department said in a statement Sunday. Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide,...
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Police: Man posed as Uber driver, sexually assaulted woman
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - University of Massachusetts police have charged a Holyoke man they say claimed to be a driver for the Uber ride-hailing service and then sexually assaulted a woman he picked up. Samuel Texidor was held without bail after pleading not guilty to indecent assault and battery this ...
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Police: Suspect pepper-sprayed officers, swung from roof with rope
A man who broke into a Brighton apartment on Sunday sprayed officers with mace before escaping to the roof and using a rope to swing into a third floor apartment, authorities say. Officers said they recognized the suspect, who had more than 20 active warrants to his name and a history for resisting arrest. Fabio […]
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NYC housing inspector illegally turned house into four apartments
A city housing inspector was charged for turning his Queens home into four smaller apartments.
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Authorities release name of Polk City fire victim
POLK CITY, Iowa (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was found by firefighters in the basement of a Polk City home. He was identified as 46-year-old Mike Nelson. Authorities say Nelson was alone in the house when the fire started Tuesday night. A family ...
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Vanity Ballroom target of restoration hopes
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
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Junot Diaz sells townhouse for $2M after long court battle with ex
This tale of love and break-up has a rich ending. Pulitzer-prize winning author Junot Diaz was locked in an ugly, five-year court battle over a Hamilton Heights town house he co-owns with his ex-girlfriend, state Senate candidate Marisol Alcantara — a heartache saga first reported in Monday’s Post. It turns out their business acumen, if...
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Historic Vanity Ballroom target of restoration hopes
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
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Jefferson-Chalmers neighborhood targeted for investment
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
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Housing groups warn some 'could end up losing their homes' if vouchers cut
Proposed budget cuts at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development could leave thousands of low-income Chicago-area residents without the vouchers they need to stay in their apartments and halt construction of affordable housing, advocates warn. Chicago and Illinois housing groups are...
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Elmhurst police warn of ruse burglary
A ruse burglary attempt was reported Wednesday in west suburban Elmhurst.
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Man tied to deadly fire tells judge: 'I didn’t murder nobody'
Henry Johnson will be evaluated to determine if he is competent to stand trial.        
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SEE IT: Greta Garbo's East Side apartment on the market
Hollywood legend Greta Garbo died 27 years ago, but her glamorous New York City apartment is just now hitting the market for $5.95 million.
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Infants found dead in South Jersey apartment complex
"My twins, they’re like purple," the infants' mother told 911 dispatchers. "They’re not breathing.”
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Finding pain and peace at Northside Common Ministries
Northside Common Ministries is housed in a big former church on Brighton Avenue. Post-Gazette photographer Steve Mellon drove by it all the time.
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BB gun used to break windows in four houses; squatter claims apartment guest suite: Berea police blotter
Windows in four houses were broken or cracked between March 17 and early March 19. A BB gun was used to break at least three of the windows. Also, an unwanted lodger occupied a guest suite earlier this month in Talibrook Apartments on Front Street. Carol Kovach, special to Sun News  Criminal damaging, West Street-Race Street-Crossbrook Drive: Windows in four houses - two on West and one on both Race and Crossbrook - were broken or cracked between March 17 and early March 19. A BB gun was used to break at least three of the windows. In one of the homes on West, the victim was watching television at about 8:30 p.m. March 17 when she heard two objects hit her living-room window. She found two BB's on the windowsill. The second victim on West called police March 19 about a broken window in her house. She wasn't sure when the window was broken.  On Race, the victim heard noises in front of his home at about 8:45 p.m. March 18, then noticed three holes in his front window. Police found BB's in the windowsill. The victim on Crossbrook called police at about 9 p.m. March 18 after hearing objects hit his front window. He believed a BB gun was used but police didn't find the BB's. Breaking & entering, Front Street: An unwanted lodger occupied a guest suite earlier this month in Talibrook Apartments, 478 Front. On March 13, apartment staff found that someone had showered and used all the toiletries in the suite. Also, packets of ramen noodles and a burnt candle had been left on the floor. The apartment manager investigated and learned that the suite "had not been properly secured" prior to March 13, so staff made sure the suite was completely locked. Then, on March 20, staff noticed that a screen in the guest apartment had been broken and the door pried open. More ramen noodle packets were on the floor, and someone had used apartment towels in lieu of toilet paper. Police said they would patrol the area. Burglary, Crescent Drive: More than $1,000 in paper money and rolled coins and nickels were stolen late March 19 or early March 20 from a house. The victim woke up the morning of March 20 and felt a draft in the house. He noticed that cupboards - where he had stored money related to his vending machine business - were open, and the money was gone.  The victim told police he had locked his front door before going to bed March 19. Police found a crank window open in the rear of the house. Muddy footprints had been left near the cupboards.  Failure to stop after accident-operating a vehicle under the influence, Pulaski Street: A Berea man, 31, was arrested March 17 after the Honda Civic he was driving rear-ended a Ford on Pulaski at High Street. The victim said he was driving on eastbound Pulaski at about 10:30 p.m. He pulled over to park on the right side of the road, just short of High Street. The victim checked his rear-view mirror and saw the Civic coast into the rear end of his car. The Civic's driver had his head down, as if he were asleep, before the collision. The victim and his girlfriend, who was in the passenger seat, stepped out of their car and told the man he should not be driving. The man became angry and backed up his car, nearly hitting the victim's girlfriend. Then the man drove forward, almost hitting the victim, and sped away. The victim recognized the man and told police he lived on Sprague Road. Police went to the man's apartment building and saw the Honda Civic, which had a damaged front bumper and bent license-plate bracket. The man walked out of the building and said to police, "I assume you guys are here for me." He tossed a BB handgun into the snow, saying he carried the weapon because someone was following him. Criminal damaging, Front Street: Someone smashed the side mirror and dented the roof of an Acura TL parked outside Hamilton House apartments, 375 Front Street. The damage was reported at about 4 p.m. March 17. Police found dirt and debris on the car's trunk and roof, indicating that someone had climbed on top of the car. Operating a vehicle under the influence, Prospect Street: A Berea woman, 46, was arrested at about 3 a.m. March 18 after police saw her Ford Focus almost hit a curb and travel left of center on Prospect near Crosby Street. The woman told police she was trying to turn on her fog lights and access her Bluetooth, which caused her to drive erratically. She said was looking for a place to eat because she had "the munchies." Police smelled marijuana in her car. She tried to hide hypodermic needles with heroin residue in her hand. Officers found a bottle of wine in her trunk. The woman later admitted using heroin and swallowing sleeping pills. Theft, East Grand Street: A TV and Epson projector were stolen between March 13-18 from a vehicle parked in a lot outside Baldwin Wallace University's Carmel Hall. The victim believed he had locked the vehicle but there were no signs of a break-in. Operating a vehicle under the influence, West Bagley Road: A Columbia Station man, 48, was arrested at about 2:30 a.m. March 11 after police saw his Jeep Grand Cherokee drift out if its lane and travel straight through a left-turn lane on West Bagley. At first the man told police he had not consumed any alcoholic beverages. Then he admitted drinking one beer and a glass of wine with dinner the previous evening. Operating a vehicle under the influence, North Rocky River Drive: A Lorain man, 37, was arrested at about 11:55 p.m. March 10 after police saw his Chrysler Pacifica weaving on North Rocky River near Emerson Drive. The man also nearly stopped at a green light. The man told police he had consumed two beers. Operating a vehicle under the influence, Front Street: A Brunswick man, 32, was arrested at about 1 a.m. March 17 after police saw his Jeep Wrangler weave, jerk and drift left of center on Front near Fifth Avenue. The man smelled of alcohol but when asked if he had been drinking, he said, "No, not at all." Police later found beer in the Jeep. To comment on this story, please visit Thursday's crime and courts comments page.
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Redevelopers of old East Denver YMCA say they’ll “meet a promise to the community” with rowhomes priced under $375,000
A 112-unit townhome development is rising from the site of the former East Denver YMCA north of City Park.
-1 points by The Denver Post | Martin Luther King Jr. Single-family detached home Semi-detached Affordable housing Inclusionary zoning Real estate Denver House
The High Line divides neighborhood along class lines
The co-creator of the High Line, who claimed he had shafted the residents of Chelsea with his world-renowned park has in fact divided the neighborhood — with wealthy apartment dwellers moaning about the crowds but residents of the Chelsea-Elliot housing project loving the high life. Last week, Robert Hammond told the CityLab site he had...
68 points by New York Post | Renting House Apartment Hotel Chelsea Rental agreement Real estate 23rd Street High Line
Cops arrest teenager suspected of trying to rape woman in lobby
Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who allegedly tried to rape a woman as she was entering her building at the Stuyvesant Town apartment complex in Manhattan Sunday, authorities said. The 22-year-old victim was entering her building on East 20th Street when the suspect followed her into the lobby and attacked around 5 a.m. The teen,...
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Stranger attempted to rape woman in Stuy Town lobby: cops
Police are investigating after a woman in her 20s claimed a stranger tried to sexually assault her in the lobby of a building at the Stuyvesant Town apartment complex in Manhattan, police sources said. The victim was entering her building on East 20th Street when the suspect attacked around 5 a.m. Sunday. The man, whom...
249 points by New York Post | Manhattan House Sexual intercourse Rape Peter Cooper Village—Stuyvesant Town Real estate Sexual assault Human sexual behavior
Could Detroit soon have too many new apartments?
After years of market-rate apartment scarcity in greater downtown Detroit, supply is starting to catch up with demand.        
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Man practicing Parkour falls 40 feet down chimney in Denver
DENVER (AP) - A 26-year-old man says he was making an action video with friends when he fell 40 feet down the chimney of a downtown Denver apartment building. Dustin Hinkle tells KCNC-TV ( ) that he and a couple of friends were making a Parkour video on the roof ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Brick Fence House Fall Apartment
Las Vegas police: Man fatally shot during fight at complex
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas police say a man is dead after being shot when he and other men got involved in a fight between several women at an apartment complex. Police say no motive is known but that initial information obtained during the investigation into the Friday night ...
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A double feature in Rancho Mirage
Repeating arches and ornamental flourishes take center stage at this grand Mediterranean in a guard-gated enclave in Rancho Mirage. Known as Casa Bella, the estate boasts such features as a playhouse-inspired theater complete with balcony seating. For the second act, wraparound loggias open to...
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Inner Harbor mansion sells for $6.25 million
A 9,000-square-foot mansion on an Inner Harbor pier has sold for $6.25 million to a West Coast executive with ties to the movie industry. The all-cash sale is likely to rank among the region's top residential sales for the year. Agents who worked on the deal declined to identify the buyer. But...
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Gas leaks discovered at Medina apartment complex involved in fatal explosion
Medina Fire Chief Bob Painter said Columbia Gas of Ohio was called back to the scene at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Watch video MEDINA, Ohio - Columbia Gas of Ohio and Medina Fire Department discovered several gas leaks at Medina Village Apartments almost a week after a fatal apartment explosion killed an 18-year-old bedridden man. Medina Fire Chief Bob Painter said the department called the gas company back to the complex about 10 a.m. Wednesday after a resident complained of a natural gas smell.  Investigators discovered that six of the eight units in one building had leaks. Columbia Gas was expected to check all of the buildings for leaks, Dan Gladish of the Medina Building Services and Code Enforcement office said. Several stoves and gas heaters were red tagged for leaks, Painter said. Columbia Gas and the fire department officials went building to building to check for more leaks. The investigators shut off gas to the apartments which means there is no hot water and heat for residents, Painter said. Some residents abandoned their apartments because they don't feel safe. Workers discovered that some gas lines were uncapped, while others found a small leak by a stove and gas lines with a missing valve, Painter said. Painter couldn't give the total number of leaks found during their investigator. The apartment's management company, Integrity Realty Group, is responsible for addressing the maintenance issues, Gladish said. Attempts to reach Integrity Realty Group were unsuccessful.  Once the lines inside the apartments are repaired, crews will restore the gas and conduct an inspection to make sure appliance and house lines are safe, Columbia Gas said in a statement. The company added that the explosion didn't damage the gas mains connected to the apartment complex.  The explosion happened about 3:15 a.m. Feb. 9 at the apartment complex on Springbrook Road. The teen who died as been identified as Jacob Drake. Drake's parents suffered burns over 80 percent of their bodies. They were still listed in critical condition as of Thursday afternoon, a MetroHealth spokeswoman confirmed.
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16 buildings evacuated after concrete slab tilts atop high rise
SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco authorities evacuated 16 office buildings and shut down several streets during rush hour Wednesday after a giant concrete slab tilted while atop a skyscraper. San Francisco Fire Department spokesman Officer Jonathan Baxter said Wednesday evening there was no danger of the 1-ton concrete slab falling from the 35th floor of...
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Concrete slab tilts on SF high-rise; 16 buildings evacuated
 Sixteen office buildings were evacuated and several streets were shut down in San Francisco during rush hour Wednesday afternoon after a crane malfunctioned and a giant concrete slab started tilting atop a skyscraper under construction. San Francisco Fire Department spokesman Jonathan Baxter said...
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LIVE: 2,000-pound slab threatens to fall from S.F. building
San Francisco fire officials were evacuating at least five buildings Wednesday.
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‘Morning Joe’ Co-Anchor Mika Brzezinski Lists Tudor in Westchester County
SELLER: Mika Brzezinski LOCATION: Bronxville, NY PRICE: $2,095,000 SIZE: 4,102 square feet, 7 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Veteran broadcast journalist Mika Brzezinski, long-time co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” listed a Tudor-style home in the prosperous New York City suburb of Bronxville with an asking price of $2,095,000. The unassuming three-story faux-timbered residence, built... Read more »
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2 found dead in apartment near downtown Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Police say two people have been found dead inside an apartment building northwest of downtown Oklahoma City. Officer Travis Vernier says the bodies were found shortly after noon Wednesday by paramedics who were called to possible deaths in a room in the building. Police say the ...
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Building where disease-carrying rats live has illegal apartments
The city Buildings Department has uncovered eight illegal apartments in the basement of 750 Grand Concourse in The Bronx — where one tenant was stricken by a rare rat-borne disease. “There is a partial vacate of the illegal SROs in the basement of 750 Grand Concourse,” a Buildings Department spokesman said. Three cases of leptospirosis...
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Berkeley considers tiny apartments for homeless
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - City officials in Berkeley are considering helping low-income homeless people find a place to stay with tiny assisted-living apartment units. KNTV-TV reports ( ) that the City Council is considering a proposal to house some homeless people in prefabricated "micro-unit" buildings. The buildings would feature 160-square-foot ...
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