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News | The News

Californians fed up with housing costs and taxes are fleeing state

More Californians are moving from the Golden State, particularly lower-income residents, although even middle-class residents are saying goodbye, according to experts.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

This 3-D-printed house costs $10,000 and can be built in 24 hours

One of the less obvious products being unveiled this week at SXSW is a small concrete house. On the outside, it doesn’t look like anything particularly...

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

What Airbnb Did to New York City - CityLab

Airbnb’s effects on the city’s housing market have been dramatic, a report suggests. And other cities could soon see the same pattern.

Politics | Politics

How to Make Housing More Affordable in San Diego

By Murtaza Baxamusa / SanDiegoUrbDeZine There isn't enough affordable housing being built in the city of San Diego. Lenders and banks aren't lending as much, apartment owners aren't caring, and builders aren't building as much since

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

L.A. County will try to house 100 homeless youths in 100 days

Los Angeles Homeless Services officials will attempt to place 100 homeless youths in safe and stable housing within 100 days, according to a new goal announced Tuesday. 

Politics | The circus we run our country with

How affordable housing mandates make housing more expensive

This month the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether to hear a legal challenge to San Jose's controversial inclusionary housing ordinance. Enacted in 2010 and upheld by California's top court in June, this zoning law requires housing developers of 20 or

Health & Fitness | Health News

More older Americans are being buried by housing debt

From Yahoo Finance: Al and Saundra Karp have found an unconventional way to raise money and help save their Miami-area home from foreclosure: They're lining up gigs for their family jazz band. They enjoy performing. But it ...

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Chicago Named 'Big City Bargain' by Money Magazine

Chicago is one of the most affordable big cities in the country, Money magazine says.

History | Chicago History

Inside the Pink Palace of the Edgewater Beach Apartments

The Roaring 20s grandeur meets contemporary simplicity at the Edgewater Beach Apartments.