Condominiums

Anchor’s away: Local newsman selling $2.5M UWS condo

CBS 2 News anchor Chris Wragge has listed his camera-ready Upper West Side condo for $2.49 million.<p>The renovated unit, at 223 W. 80th St., features …

Real Estate

Milwaukee Avenue's transformative development boom, mapped - Curbed Chicago

While many cities across the country are witnessing construction booms, the development activity currently underway in Chicago cannot be overstated. Last year, Chicago witnessed a post-recession record number of operating tower cranes, suggesting that the economic deep freeze of the recession is …

Urban Planning

Keep the peace in condo land (and avoid going to court) with this lawyer's tips

Talk out disputes and know your rights, says Chris Jaglowitz<p>On Monday, CBC brought you the story of Jayne Pilot, a Brampton woman who was handed a …

MI condo association being sued by priests for breaking and entering

<i>By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities</i><p>How far should a condo association go to enforce its architectural restrictions? Does the law …

Real Estate

Retirees find financial freedom in renting after selling their homes

William Jack woke up in the middle of the night last month as he often does. This time, though, he rolled over and went back to sleep.That's when he …

Real Estate

What $1 million will buy you in Pittsburgh

If you had a million dollars, what sort of home could you buy in Pittsburgh? Quite a lot, real estate agents say. The high-end market is …

Real Estate

'I feel bullied,' says condo owner taken to court over backyard garden items not allowed in bylaws

Condo conflict 'rampant' says investigator who gets daily calls about bullying and fee fights<p>An Ontario woman says a dispute with her condo board and …

British Columbia

Police build a kitty condo for stray cat they've dubbed 'SWAT Cat'

The Boston Police Department is making sure their mascot is taken care of during these winter months.<p>Officers in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston …

Wildlife

More condos pitched for south Vista

There’s a bid in the works to build 61 detached condos on land along Vista’s Sycamore Avenue, the same site that once had been eyed for a dense …

Housing

Intimate, efficient Milan condo hits market at $279K

This small condo is well-below the neighborhood median sale price<p>Built in 1932, located in the Milan neighborhood, which boasts a Redfin Walk Score of 84, is an intimate unit in a cottage. The unit is two blocks from Napoleon Avenue and three blocks from the St. Charles Avenue streetcar line.<p>The …

Real Estate

Downsizers cash in – driving the upscale condo market

The recent surge in house prices and unexpected gains in home equity are giving baby boomers in some urban areas of Canada the advantage, allowing them to upgrade their lifestyles, instead of making do with less.<p>After 39 years, Roger and Joan Eastwood sold their four-bedroom North Vancouver home …

Business

Tasseomancy Smashes Up Condo City In The Trippy “Do Easy” Video

The Toronto psych-pop duo’s new album Do Easy is out now.<p>The soaring costs of homes means that Toronto's skyline has become stacked with high-rises. …

Music

New South Loop condo proposal is a sign of the market’s gradual recovery

While the 39-unit project is encouraging, the biggest test of the area’s demand for new condos is yet to come<p>While new rental towers and hotels have been the driving force behind the South Loop’s recent building boom, condominium development is slowly and surely making its return to the downtown …

Architecture

Philly’s 10 most expensive home sales of January 2017

The priciest? A Symphony House condo that nabbed $3.75M<p>Earlier this month, we checked in on how some of Curbed Philly’s favorite homes fared on the market in January, from a carriage house in Chestnut Hill to an artist’s studio in Callowhill. But only one of those homes managed to nab a …

Real Estate

Tribeca's 800-foot skyscraper, 111 Murray, is more than halfway done

The Kohn Pedersen Fox-design tower will have 157 condos<p>The skyscraper on the rise at 111 Murray Street in Tribeca is perhaps best known for the over the top amenities it will offer residents when it opens in 2018. Among them are concierge jet service, a hammam, and a private drybar. This is of …

Architecture

Live Out Earth's Last Days In Luxury With A Survival Condo

When you think of the apocalypse—and these days, who doesn't?—you probably imagine food and water shortages, destroyed power grids, and people …

Doomsday

180 new condos, retail space planned near Fairgrounds Nashville

Core Development has five acres under contract for latest project just south of downtown on Nolensville Pike<p>Urban infill developer Core Development …

Vancouver Condo For Sale By Developer After 23 Empty Years

A condo in Vancouver that has sat empty for more than 20 years is for sale.<br>One of the penthouse suites at 2438 Heather Street, just off of West …

Real Estate

Condo, Townhome or House – Advantages and Disadvantages

When it comes to buying a Boise home, some have visions of the quintessential single-family home, white picket fence and lush lawn. For others, that …

Real Estate

Condo in the former Toy Factory, with mobile metal art/workspace, asks $1.04 million

The ultimate urban pad<p>An urban loft in the heart of SoMa returns to the market this week, shortly after it sold in March of last year.<p>Of particular note here—local artist Kyle Reicher designed and constructed a steel structure that, per the listing, “adds a dramatic focal point” while adding even …

Houses

Micro-suites in Vancouver: Small-time living or living small?

A “tiny” battle has flared up in Vancouver about the advisability of permitting micro-suites: are they too small; do they put people down? Developers …

Housing

'UFO' condo begins boarding occupants

Most of the building's units sold or leased, developers say<p>Starting this week, Earthlings and other species with the right credit rating will start …

UFOs

Entertainment district, luxury units dominate Toronto condo market

The party is set to carry on in Toronto’s entertainment district. That neighbourhood will continue to dominate the downtown condo market again this …

Real Estate

Step Inside the First

We gave a condo along Florida's Gulf Coast a stellar makeover, with new finishes, fixtures, furnishings, and more. Get ready for the incredible …

Gulf Coast

15 creative ways to save space in a small apartment

If you live in a small apartment, you’ll be aware of the importance of saving and utilising every inch of space within your home. For this reason …

Interior Design

Studio apartments have gone upscale and are proliferating in Twin Cities

Developers are building hundreds of “micro” apartments in the most coveted neighborhoods in the Twin Cities.

Housing

Lakeview condo with city views: $985,000

Two-bedroom Chicago condo<p>550 Wellington Ave. Unit 9W in Chicago: $985,000<p>Listed on Feb. 10, 2017<p>This bright, two-bedroom home also includes a den and features an open floor plan. Raise the motorized Lutron shades for expansive views from the 10-foot, floor-to-ceiling walls of windows. The kitchen …

Chicago

Nob Hill condo bounces back to market after six months, asks $2.4 million

Latest owner barely had time to unpack<p>The high-rise at 1200 California, right down the block from Grace Cathedral, isn’t much to look at on the outside (all 27 stories of it, circa 1962).<p>But condo number 12A inside the modern-midcentury, which just listed asking $2.4 million, bucks the trend with a …

Real Estate

$40M Greenwich Lane penthouse is the Village’s most expensive condo

The sale hit public record today, and the penthouse is officially the neighborhood’s most expensive sold condo<p>The Greenwich Lane was the best-selling building of last year, and now, it looks like the massive development is setting another record. The south penthouse at 155 West 11th Street, the …

Real Estate

Is a house or condo best for you?

When real estate agent Margo Morgan first meets with people who are thinking about buying a home, they usually know where they want to live. But they …

Business