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Home of the Day: Spanish Colonial in historic View Park
Located in the historic district of View Park, this renovated Spanish Colonial preserves period charm while adding upgraded modern amenities. Vintage, architectural details include an original decorative fireplace, coffered ceilings, arched doorways and hand-made cement tiles. The restoration introduced...
152 points by Los Angeles Times | Coffer Ceiling Ceilings Semi-detached Single-family detached home Median
Metro Denver home prices slightly down, condo prices up in August
Metro Denver’s housing market continued to show signs of leveling off in August, with both median and average prices dropping for single-family homes, according to a report Wednesday from the Denver Metro Association of Realtors. The time listings spent on the market also lengthened, from 25 days in July to 28 days in August, although outside forces […]
240 points by The Denver Post | Real estate Single-family detached home European Union Semi-detached House types United States housing bubble Price
'Town That Garbage Built' for sale in Pennsylvania for $1.5M
REDUCTION, Pa. (AP) - "The Town That Garbage Built" is up for sale.
-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | The Philadelphia Inquirer Headline Subscription business model Single-family detached home Town Property Risk Newspaper
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
Moving up - city neighborhoods on the rise
Baltimore is a city of neighborhoods, many with their own distinct appeal and history. For homebuyers, the city offers a dizzying array of choices, but its overall appeal appears to be on the upswing. Last year, Baltimore saw 6,123 so-called standard sales, nearly 900 more than the year before,...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Baltimore Loyola University Maryland Median Roman Catholic universities and colleges in the United States Semi-detached Johns Hopkins University Single-family detached home Maryland
Modern house gets a chic redo in hipster Silver Lake
The expansive living room of this remodeled Silver Lake home flows onto a glassed-in deck with cityscape and treetop vistas.  The open-plan kitchen features a quartz countertop island and a walk-in pantry. White oak flooring unifies the interior spaces. A separate living unit sits above the four-car...
25 points by Los Angeles Times | Kitchen Semi-detached Square foot Median Single-family detached home Home Price Rooms
Traditional house in Encino puts forth a fresh new face
This gated Traditional-style home in Encino has been restored inside and out to pristine condition. Tall ceilings, upper windows and skylights brighten the first-floor living areas, which open to an outdoor entertainment and dining area. A gazebo, a swimming pool and a tennis court complete the...
7 points by Los Angeles Times | Area Square foot Tennis Semi-detached House Kitchen Median Single-family detached home
Single-family estates planned on Kerger Road in Ellicott City
A development of 11 single-family houses on five-acres of land in Ellicott City is slated to break ground as early as this fall, according to early estimates from the developer. The residential project, called Rockburn Estates, is located on Kerger Road and includes four open-space lots. A Greek...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Real estate Proposal Zoning Semi-detached Proposals Single-family detached home Land use Variance
Vintage details grace elegant 1920s Colonial in Altadena
A steeply arched portico supported by white columns creates a focal point for this black-shuttered Colonial in Altadena. The charm continues indoors with such details as a pineapple-shaped newel post cap, dentil molding, chair rails and hardwood floors. A covered patio creates a restful spot to...
-2 points by Los Angeles Times | Semi-detached Single-family detached home House types Door House Median Swimming pool Price
Harford's Eva Mar development moves forward on two fronts, new houses and a planned retirement community
Dirt is expected to start moving in the coming weeks for construction of the first of the 144 single-family houses planned on the former Eva Mar Farm east of Bel Air, which also is slated to become the site of Harford County's first continuing care retirement community. The first residents of the...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Harford County Maryland Retirement House types Semi-detached Retirement home Geriatrics Nursing home Single-family detached home
What about $550,000 buys in Lakewood, North Hills and Tujunga
At a time when things are typically slowing down, the real estate market in L.A. County is still on the rise. In September, the median sales price for single-family homes in Greater L.A. was $555,000, a nearly 9% increase over the same month the previous year, according to CoreLogic. Here’s a look...
10 points by Los Angeles Times | Rooms Median Kitchen Semi-detached Single-family detached home Area Dining room House types
Spanish Colonial was a popular haunt of comedians
You know what they say about location in real estate circles. This 1925 Spanish Colonial, set above the Comedy Store on Sunset Strip, has seen more than its share of famous comedians come through the door. Among those who partied or lived there in the 1970s and ’80s were Robin Williams, Richard...
3 points by Los Angeles Times | Real estate Semi-detached Square foot Home Median Single-family detached home Price According to Jim
University of Michigan economists forecast stable job market, 5% unemployment
University of Michigan economists see improving labor markets despite a potential slowdown in the rate of overall growth.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Single-family detached home Semi-detached Real estate Economics House types Percentage point Monetary policy Economy
For some, Chesco farm a development battlefield
A 322-acre tract of rolling hills, which an official called the "iconic centerpiece" of his Chester County town, has been in developers' sights for decades, and it could soon sprout nearly 400 housing units under plans that Toll Bros. has proposed.
-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Chester County Pennsylvania Semi-detached Townships in Pennsylvania Town Official Single-family detached home Office
Early Craftsman holds fast to its roots in Montecito Heights
This 1910 Craftsman house in L.A.’s Montecito Heights neighborhood retains its characteristic curb appeal with a classic sitting porch entry. The roomy living space has been refurbished with period-inspired updates in keeping with the original details. Address: 526 E Avenue 39, Los Angeles 90031...
12 points by Los Angeles Times | Semi-detached House types Rooms Single-family detached home American Foursquare United States Room Los Angeles