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Law to help mobile home owners buy their parks hits snags

Oct. 16, 2021 10:20 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — When Joyce Tanner first heard this spring that the Golden mobile home park she’d lived in for the past decade would be for sale, she wasted no time getting organized. The resident of Golden Hills Mobile Home Park went door to door with flyers, informing...

California developer acquires Tahoe Biltmore for $56.8M

Oct. 12, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

CRYSTAL BAY, Nev. (AP) — A California developer has acquired the 75-year-old Tahoe Biltmore Lodge & Casino at Crystal Bay along the California-Nevada line on the north shore of Lake Tahoe for $56.8 million. The Newport Beach-based real estate firm EKN Development...

Maui median home price below $1M as homebuyers hit pause

Oct. 11, 2021 16:46 PM EDT

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — The median sales price of a single-family home in Maui County dropped below $1 million last month as people priced out of the market have chosen to pause their home buying. The Maui News reported Monday the median sales...

Indiana woman aims to empower with money management skills

Oct. 10, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Deshaun Stewart said his mother’s money lessons started as soon as he was old enough to crave the latest pair of Air Jordan sneakers. “We started having those conversations in my pre-teen years, because you’re looking at all the nice things...

Councilmember apologizes for mailer condemned as racist

Oct. 08, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert apologized Friday for a political mailer condemned as racist, after supporters of her campaign and a longtime donor withdrew their endorsements. The Seattle Times reports Lambert, who’s facing a tough re-election...

Sentencing date set for man who killed 4 at Mandan business

Oct. 05, 2021 11:44 AM EDT

MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — A sentencing date has been scheduled for the man convicted of killing four people at property management business in Mandan in 2019. Chad Isaak is scheduled in court Dec. 28 where he faces the possibility of life in prison on each of his four murder...

Chinese developer misses payment, adding to industry strain

Oct. 05, 2021 07:25 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A midsize Chinese real estate developer failed to make a $205.7 million payment due to bondholders Tuesday, adding to the industry's financial strain as one of China's biggest developers tries to avoid defaulting on billions of dollars of debt. Fantasia...

Trading of China's Evergrande shares in Hong Kong suspended

Oct. 04, 2021 05:04 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Shares in troubled real estate developer China Evergrande Group and its property management unit Evergrande Property Services were suspended from trading in Hong Kong on Monday as investors awaited the next steps in the saga of its debt crisis. ...

Farmland value increasing in Iowa, survey finds

Oct. 02, 2021 08:31 AM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Farmland values are rising sharply in Iowa, according to a semi-annual survey of real estate agents. The Daily Nonpareil in Council Bluffs reports that the survey released this weeks shows that tillable farmland value...

U.S. Steel Tower stands tall 50 years after its dedication

Oct. 02, 2021 03:05 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fifty years later, it’s still the king of the Downtown skyline. The U.S. Steel Tower remains Pittsburgh’s tallest building as it marks the golden anniversary Thursday of its dedication, still sitting on one of the most prestigious addresses in the...