Monthly Archives: August 2022

On a block of colorful cobblestones in Brooklyn Heights, a Greek Revival townhouse is asking for $4.9 million

Photos courtesy of Virginia Carey/Brown Harris Stevens A Greek Revival townhouse on one of Brooklyn’s most scenic cobblestone blocks is now available. Located in a row of colorful 19th century houses on Joralemon Street in Brooklyn Heights, the pastel green residence at #43 is 21 feet wide and currently configured as two duplexes. Asking for […]

New York one-bedroom apartment rent nears $4,000 for first time, with median rents rising up to 61% in some cities

By Emma Ockerman The median rental price for a one-bedroom apartment in Fresno or Tulsa has risen about 40% over the past year Renters have yet another reason to dread the first of the month: More than half of U.S. cities have seen double-digit rent increases in the past year, according to a new report […]

Enrique Villa to lead Wayland Baptist’s startup softball program

VSN (admin) Posted Monday, August 29, 2022 – 4:30 PM Wayland Baptist’s first-ever softball head coach doesn’t have to travel far to take on the reins of the Pioneer program. Enrique Villa — who has nearly 25 years of coaching experience, nearly half of that at nearby Plainview High School — has been named WBU […]

Matt Chandler scandal explained as Twitter slams The Village Church pastor over inappropriate posting controversy

Matt Chandler, pastor of The Village Church and leader of Acts 29 International announced Aug. 28 that he would be taking an indefinite leave. It comes after the 48-year-old’s online interactions with a woman who is not his wife came to light. Internet users have since taken to social networks, believing that his departure was […]

Lisbon’s dilapidated townhouses ‘home’ to thousands of immigrants

SEF opens an investigation; wonders if parish councils are “behind”… A survey conducted by Expresso this week describes three- and four-storey townhouses in Lisbon that can house up to 1,400 immigrant residents. Immigrants are often not even in Portugal. They paid “facilitators” to help them obtain Portuguese residency. To achieve this, they need an official […]

Raleigh ranks 9th in the nation for apartment shortages

RALEIGH, NC — As more people and businesses begin moving to Raleigh, a new report ranks the area ninth in the nation for apartment shortage. What do you want to know The Raleigh area just ranked ninth in the nation for apartment shortages, according to the National Multifamily Housing Coalition and National Apartment Association The […]

Fans of the Netflix series disturb a peaceful Swiss village

Fans from Asia visit Iseltwald because the Netflix Korean romance drama “Crash Landing On You” was filmed here, with key scenes taking place on Iseltwald’s scenic pier. Keystone / Peter Klaunzer Fans of the South Korean TV series Crash landing on you flock to Switzerland from all over Asia. The influx is more than the […]

Son of Georgetown socialite settles lawsuit for alleged theft of her valuables

Comment this story Comment The son of a late Georgetown socialite has settled a lawsuit he filed against his mother’s romantic partner, who he accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry and other valuables from him , and then resell them. The settlement appears to end a costly 20-month legal battle […]

Balogun and Aston Villa are being watched by QPR as Beale’s plans change

QPR are considering signing experienced centre-back Leon Balogun. The 34-year-old German-born Nigerian international is a free agent, having been released earlier this summer by Glasgow Rangers. R boss Mick Beale has known Balogun from their time at Ibrox and could now bring him to west London. Beale plans to make at least two and potentially […]

Harvestella Details Lethe Village, Higan Canyon, Omen Race, Break Gauges/Special Attacks, More

Square Enix has passed on a new batch of details for Harvestella covering a number of aspects including Lethe Village, Higan Canyon, Omen Race, Break Gauges/Special Attacks, and more. The latest set of screenshots is also available. Story Our protagonist wakes up on a hill near the village of Lethe, having been saved by a […]

Five-story development approved near Newark Ave, Jersey City

303 First Street, Jersey City. Image via Google Maps/Street View. A developer with a controversial history has been given the green light to construct a new building on multiple lots in downtown Jersey City, just steps from the Newark Avenue shopping corridor. At their August 9 meeting, the Jersey City Planning Board approved an application […]

Need for maintenance workers grows as Nebraska continues to build apartment complexes

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – If you live in an apartment complex or multi-family unit and an appliance breaks down, or your HVAC shuts down, you’re probably going to call your facility’s maintenance team. But these days, those workers are hard to find. “The need is greater than ever,” says Rhonda Pederson, executive director of the […]

Copenhagen Fire Department can either relinquish control of the village or be disbanded | Community Notes

COPENHAGEN — The Copenhagen Fire Department Inc. has two choices: relinquish control of the volunteer fire department’s finances, assets and buildings to the village or lose at least 45% of the money it uses to operate from contracts with three cities and to be dissolved. In a meeting fraught with passion, frustration and miscommunication, around […]

Summerland Council Gives Preliminary Approval to Affordable Seniors Housing and Medical Center – Penticton News

Picture: Contributed Rendering of an affordable senior housing project on Dickson Avenue in Summerland A proposed housing project for low-income seniors that could also house a medical practice faced some pushback from the public at a Monday hearing in Summerland. More than eighty rental units in a four-story building are planned at 13609 Dickson Avenue, […]

Fire damages York Springs building | Local News

The flames “burned the roof” off a building early Monday, York Springs Fire Chief Albert Leer said. No injuries resulted from the 3:42 a.m. fire at 115 Atlantic Ave., but Leer estimated structural damage at $50,000 to $75,000. Smoke detectors woke residents, who “opened the bedroom door and saw a lot of smoke,” Leer said. […]

South Jacksonville seeks new clerk, pending AT&T tower location

Ben Singson, Journalist August 21, 2022 South Jacksonville is still waiting to hear about a proposed new location for an AT&T cell tower, as well as preparing to find a new city clerk. Mawardi Bahar / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm South Jacksonville is preparing to search for a new village clerk and continues to wait for word […]

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. Increases Stake in Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE:MAA)

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. raised its stake in the shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE: MAA – Get a rating) by 73.3% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor held 3,234 shares of the REIT after purchasing an additional […]

Why renting a private villa in Bali was a huge mistake

Months of lust after private Balinese properties convinced this traveler to try something new. Cue the arranged soundtrack to express regret. This isn’t the first time Instagram has lied to me, and it won’t be the last, I’m sure. Since Bali opened up to Aussies earlier this year, I’ve been confronted with highly stylized images […]

Former Political Activists Protest New Property Issues at Tropicana Village | Local News

Moscow Mills, Mo. – “We are the community of Tropicana Village,” begins the letter to Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt. “In our community, we have 399 lots, of which 269 are occupied. We have 232 signatures [out of] 200 addresses with 57 houses being unreachable [at this time].” Each of these signatures is a voice […]

Music Row apartment building sells for $26.3 million | Development

Nashville-based real estate firm Carter-Haston paid $26.3 million for the Music Row Note 16 apartment building. The seller of the property, located at 1226 16th Ave. S., was an LLC affiliated with Seattle-based Security Properties. The LLC paid $19,325,000 for the five buildings in early 2016, according to Metro records. Opened in 2012 and with […]

Gerrard was impressed with a Villa player he could start against Palace

Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard has been impressed with winger Emi Buendia and could start him against Crystal Palace on Saturday. During his pre-match press conference, Gerrard was asked about Buendia, after the Argentina winger scored the winning goal against Everton last weekend. “Emi has been fantastic since day one of pre-season, we are delighted […]

It takes a village to raise and support a child in a humanitarian crisis – World

Statement from ECW Director Yasmine Sherif on World Humanitarian Day As we come together to celebrate those helping others on this year’s World Humanitarian Day, we honor the brave and remarkable humanitarians working on the front lines to help us achieve our goals. peace, universal human rights and education for all. It takes a whole […]

Warning to residents of South West apartment complex after dirt began to burn

PORTLAND Ore. (KPTV) – It seemed surreal to some residents of a southwest Portland apartment complex when they saw smoke billowing from the ground in front of one of their buildings on Wednesday night. Shannon Campbell was in her apartment on Southwest Condor Avenue when her neighbor started screaming about the smoke billowing from the […]

Hilton Salwa Beach Resort & Villas Launches ‘Ultimate Summer Getaway’

The Hilton Salwa Beach Resort & Villas has launched the ‘Ultimate Summer Getaway’. Stretching over 3.5 km of prime coastline, this unique property is located along the pristine shores of the Arabian Gulf at the southwestern tip of Qatar. With prices starting at QR 1,095, customers can enjoy a selection of authentic flavors at the […]

Apartment building east of Las Vegas with severe water damage deemed unlivable

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – Caution tape is now blocking the Karen West apartments. Signs were placed on each door Saturday advising residents that the building is habitable and that they should move out. The building suffered severe water damage during a storm at the end of July, then last Thursday’s downpour made the situation […]

New Lane Reductions on SR 28 as Part of NDOT’s Incline Village Area Improvements | South of Lake Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Drivers will see additional nighttime lane closures on State Route 28 north of Sand Harbor State Park starting August 15 as the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) continues improvements off State Routes 28 and 431 near Incline Village. From August 15 through October, traffic will be reduced to one lane […]

Oak Design Project gave this Philadelphia townhouse kitchen a bright upgrade

While remodeling the kitchen of an 1891 brick townhouse in Philadelphia, Kevin Bennert, director of the Philadelphia interiors firm Oak Design Project, looked across the pond. “We were inspired by townhouses in London that seamlessly blend old and new,” he explains. “The main priority was to make it more functional for the family.” More Beautiful […]

Alaska fund dreams big with Aimco for apartment development

The Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation and Apartment Investment and Management Company (AIMCO) have formed a joint venture in which the fund will invest up to $1 billion in future multi-family developments led by Aimco. These properties would be primarily concentrated in the high-growth submarkets of South Florida and the Washington, D.C. and Denver metro areas, […]

Village to improve crossings at 17th Avenue, Cedar Road and Falls Road | Ozaukee County News | News graphic

GRAFTON – Residents can expect improvements to two pedestrian crossings in the Village of Grafton, as the Falls Road and Cedar Drive crossing and the 17th Avenue crossing near Centennial Park will each receive more signage and markings to ensure drivers are aware of pedestrians. The Public Works Council met on Monday, and resumed the […]

Neighbors at planned 708-unit apartment complex register disapproval; The county commission will vote next Wednesday

One of the largest planned apartment complexes in Hamilton County is facing stiff opposition from neighbors. A large group attended a session of the county commission’s agenda on Wednesday to voice concerns primarily about increased traffic. The commission is due to vote on a rezoning application at 8699 Hickory Valley Road next Wednesday. Mike Price, […]

Elite Havens welcomes the return of international travel with stunning new villas in Thailand, Indonesia and Japan

from Asia leader in luxury villa rentals is unveiled attract new properties to phuket, baliand Niseko- with a focus on families and discernment multi-generational travellers. BANGKOK, August 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Elite Havens, the leading provider of premium vacation rentals in Asia and a subsidiary of Dusit International, one of Thailand leading hotel and property […]

post of administrator of the village of Bellaire is still vacant after 14 months | News, Sports, Jobs

Bellaire Village Council continues its search for a new Village Administrator more than a year after the retirement of its former employee. The subject was discussed at last week’s meeting. Clerk Mary Nixon said the village has not received any new applications from interested parties. She said they had already received two, and […]

Mississauga man covered up roommate’s death because he didn’t trust police, court hears

Mississauga man who testified covering up December 2017 murder of his housemate – by covering up and then burying her body – told a Brampton court on Monday that he lied to police about his involvement because he did not trust law enforcement. During the final day of cross-examination by Crown Prosecutor Brian McGuire, Shaofeng […]

Rivulon is looking for a 352-unit apartment project OK | New

The 280-acre Rivulon development – home to companies including Deloitte, Isagenix International and Morgan Stanley – wants to add 352 apartments. Owner Nationwide Realty Investors is seeking a rezoning and minor master plan amendment for high-density multi-family buildings on 10.31 acres near the southwest corner of Lindsay and Pecos Roads. The site is located in […]

Luxury villas in Phuket with stunning ocean views

Sponsored Nothing says “tropical living” quite like a super luxurious villa with spectacular ocean views in Phuket. Imagine yourself relaxing with a piña colada in your hand from the comfort of your home while gazing at the dazzling Andaman Sea. With high-quality design and construction, tasteful decor, a sparkling private pool, high-end amenities and sometimes […]

Coast Village Road Businesses, Owners Lobby for Removal of Restoration Parklets | Local News

A group of business owners and landowners is lobbying the City of Santa Barbara to remove outdoor food court lots along Coast Village Road and return parking to the area. “We demand the removal of parklets from the public right-of-way on Coast Village Road,” according to a letter signed by 25 business owners and seven […]

Steven Gerrard urges Aston Villa players to start ‘stepping on the step’ | AstonVilla

Steven Gerrard has said Aston Villa need to start “stepping on the step” if they are to finish in the first half after being backed by the club’s billionaire owners to revamp the backbone of their squad. Villa have made five signings, including Philippe Coutinho on a permanent deal, and Gerrard is hoping to add […]

Westlake Village signs long-term agreement with Waste Management

Trying to bring fairness to trash rates for Westlake Village’s 8,200 residents, the LA County town will ask residents of developments governed by homeowners’ associations to pay a little more. In a July 27 split vote, Westlake Village City Council approved a contract with waste hauler Waste Management for the disposal of residential and commercial […]

Windows smash in downtown Denver apartment building – Greeley Tribune

A downtown Denver apartment complex recently had shattered windows on balconies. Windows shattered at Eviva on Cherokee Apartments at 1250 Cherokee St., said Marty McKenna of the Equity Residential real estate investment trust. He did not provide any further comments regarding the delay or the number of broken panels. “We currently have our operations team […]

Italian interior design ideas that will transform your space into a Tuscan villa

If you are reading this because you watched Under the Tuscan sun more times than you care to admit – you’re in a safe space. The design aesthetic of the Italian villa is imbued with the spirit of “la dolce vita” and justifies a healthy obsession. “Italian villas have a simplicity and rigor that translates […]

Tilted Axes will open the Village Trip Festival 2022 with a musical procession

Tilted Axes: Music for Mobile Electric Guitars will open the 2022 Village Trip Festival with a musical procession beginning and ending at St. John’s in the Village (218 W 11th St. NYC) from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 10. The motorcade’s route will take them around Washington Square Park to Astor Place […]

Apartment developer Battle Ground seeks tax exemption for housing project

Rick Bannan / [email protected] A developer looking to build hundreds of apartments off West Main Street in Battle Ground is looking to take advantage of a state law that allows tax breaks for projects offering affordable housing. At its July 18 meeting, the Battle Ground City Council voted 4-3 to begin work on an amendment […]