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    Sneak peek: Get a glimpse at Austin's most-alluring modern homes
    From clean-cut Scandinavian styles to sparkling chandeliers, the 2018 Austin Modern Home Tour is packed with eye candy for design enthusiasts. Readers can get a sneak peek of the tour set for Feb.24 by browsing the slideshow of Pinterest-worthy photos above. To mark the 10th annual tour, GoodLife Luxury and Modern Architecture + Design Society have scheduled a week of design and architecture-related events across the area. The events aim to give ticket holders the opportunity to explore modern architecture?


    TV producer buys Maui home for $23M, highest-priced sale in Hawaii so far this year
    A five-bedroom, seven-bath new beachfront home in Kihei has sold for $22.8 million, the highest-priced residential transaction in Hawaii so far this year, and the fourth-highest sale ever on Maui. The buyer of the 7,331-square-foot home, which is on three-quarters of an acre, is an entity owned by television producer Byron Allen. The sale closed on Feb. 1. The seller was MGN Hawaii Land Investments, an entity owned by Joe Kenny, chief financial officer of commercial real estate investment, development?


    Patti Payne's Cool Pads: 'Beauty and the Beast' Mercer Island manse listed at $3.8 million (Photos)
    When the three children of Dr. Bob and Alisa London first saw a picture of the entrance to this French-chateau estate on Mercer Island more than a dozen years ago, they fell in love with it because it looked like a scene out of their favorite tale, ?Beauty and the Beast.? So says their father, a clinical professor of periodontics at the University of Washington and former director of graduate periodontics at UW as well. That first viewing of the 7,389-square-foot house at 5632 E. Mercer Way?


    Legislation to change Washington state condo law appears dead
    Realtors have been clamoring for the legislation, but a lack of interest among senators killed the bill.


    Colorado remodeling business bought by New Mexico company
    Albuquerque-based Dreamstyle Remodeling has acquired Renew Home Innovations, a Littleton-based bath remodeling company. With the acquisition, Dreamstyle Remodeling will begin to offer Kohler shower systems and light bathroom remodeling. It expects revenue of $7 million in the market in their first year, growing to $40 million in annual revenue by year five for the Denver market exclusively, the company said. The company has also purchased an 8,800-square-foot building in the Denver area for the?


    Real estate startup Abode aims to make home buying and selling easier
    In 2016, Kyle Stoner and best friend Carson Junginger were both having a hard time navigating the home-buying process. Between finding a realtor, finding a property and securing a mortgage, the two tech entrepreneurs realized that buying a home was too cumbersome and fragmented. And when they couldn?t find a single platform where they could manage all these separate tasks, they teamed up to create one ? Abode. ?People often describe buying a home as the largest, most overwhelming, and stressful?


    Colorado Closeup: This booming town is a green-energy epicenter (and it?s still affordable) (Photos)
    Windsor is a rapidly-growing northern Colorado community with a particular focus on the green industry. That's because this town straddling the Larimer-Weld county line is home to one of wind turbine-maker Vestas' four Colorado facilities, producing blades for windmills. The "green" focus doesn't stop at the blades, either: Windsor also supports ethanol production and has a massive recycling facility. The town is home to about 23,000 people and about 950 businesses ? plus several recreational?


    January saw fewer homes for sale, with higher price tags
    A shortage of homes for sale continues to feed rising prices in the Minneapolis/St. Paul housing market. The Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) on Friday announced the market's housing data for January, noting that available inventory levels declined for the third consecutive month. There were 4,041 properties on the market in January, a 7.8 percent decrease from the same period in 2017. Fewer homes for sale means fewer closings ? there were 2,758 closed sales during the month,?


    Home developer buys 97-acre former dairy farm in Saratoga County
    BDG Development LLC bought the property at 165 Farm to Market Road in Halfmoon, New York, from Frank A. Krasuski and his brother, John A. Krasuski.


    Which N.Y.C. neighborhood has the most apartments under construction?
    New York City's landscape is peppered with more construction sites and scaffolding than any other city in the United States ? especially when it comes to residences. And rightfully so, considering only 2.6 percent of all New York apartments are currently empty. That's despite more than 52,000 units being constructed since 2015, according to data sourced by listings website Apartments.com and real estate data provider CoStar Group Inc. In fact, the Big Apple leads the nation with the most apartment?