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Should Condo Owners Press Their Boards to Seek FHA Approval?

Jack M. Guttentag | Posted 04.22.2014 | Business
Jack M. Guttentag

Despite advantages of FHA approval to condo residents, many condos that meet the agency's requirements have never sought approval or have allowed their approved status to lapse.

Life's a Beach in Myrtle Beach

Rania Walker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Rania Walker

In my world Myrtle Beach was a place to go for golf, and well, Golf! It wasn't exactly the first family-friendly beach locale that came to mind. But I'd put it out there and with some guidance and help from friends, we created a plan.

Inside Manhattan's Real Estate Bubble: A Reality Check for Buyers...

Ron Gitter | Posted 09.01.2013 | New York
Ron Gitter

As we close the books on the first six months of the year, we find ourselves in one of the most treacherous market cycles in memory.

Co-Op vs. Condo: What You Need to Know

Greg Jacobs | Posted 08.28.2013 | New York
Greg Jacobs

Our homes are divided into a series of different housing types. For those of you looking to buy, or simply for those of you looking to understand more about the housing industry in the city, here is a breakdown of the most popular forms of home ownership in New York City.

The Surprising Reason Why Your Front Door Is the Most Important Part of Your Home

Sophie Keller | Posted 05.26.2013 | HuffPost Home
Sophie Keller

When I'm asked to redesign and feng shui someone's home the first thing I do is to look at is where their front door is. Is it facing the street? Is it to the side? Is it 'round the back?

Jammed Together in Real World, We Create Room in Cyberspace

Andrew Lam | Posted 09.02.2012 | Home
Andrew Lam

All over the world the rural poor leave open sky and rolling plains to flock to the edge of the metropolis and the middle class is clinging to its precious status in the heart of cities by contending with far smaller living spaces than those of previous generations.

NYC Real Estate Survival: Are No-Pet Rules Worth Dying Over?

Teri Karush Rogers | Posted 03.31.2012 | New York
Teri Karush Rogers

In a tragic turn of events last week, a troubled Upper West Side condo owner who said his building harassed him about his pitbull took his own life just hours after euthanizing his healthy five-year-old dog.

George Condo Retrospective

The Guardian | Mark Brown, Arts Correspondent | Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts

Nine portraits of the Queen as she has never been seen before -- with a green nose, a robot eye or a long carrot through her head -- are going on disp...

Skydiver Falls Through Roof Of Condo, Dies In Port Arancras, Texas

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

PORT ARANSAS, Texas — A skydiver whose parachute collapsed as he was photographing skydiving tandems has died after crashing through a condo roo...

Friday Talking Points [44] -- McCain House Party!

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

John McCain said something ridiculous to a reporter yesterday. I hasten to point out that the previous sentence should have been a major media headlin...