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Backyard landlord: What to know before building an ADU or granny flat

Homeowners in neighborhoods zoned for single-family residences now have great ability to build accessory homes â.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 14th, 2020

Backyard bungalows are becoming a big business for homeowners

They're not just she-sheds or he-sheds or granny pods or tiny homes. The latest housing trend in the backyard is now front and center for a new breed of homebuilder and landlord......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 21st, 2019

Backyard bungalows are becoming a big business for homeowners

They're not just she-sheds or he-sheds or granny pods or tiny homes. The latest housing trend in the backyard is now front and center for a new breed of homebuilder and landlord......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 21st, 2019

Backyard bungalows are becoming big business for homeowners and builders

They're not just she-sheds or he-sheds or granny pods or tiny homes. The latest housing trend in the backyard is now front and center for a new breed of homebuilder and landlord......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcOct 21st, 2019

A startup is building $125,000 backyard "granny flats" that can be constructed in less than a month

DwellerFor a long time, moving to n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 27th, 2018

Diplomat restaurant owners buy their Brady Street building from landlord Jeffers

The owners of The Diplomat on Milwaukee’s East Brady Street this week cemented their future in the neighborhood by purchasing the building that houses their restaurant from local developer Josh Jeffers.  Jeffers, president and CEO of J. Jeffers & Co......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2020

Held back by rent reform: Landlords decide it’s too costly to repair certain units

Landlord David Eshaghoff knew Washington Heights was still gritty when he purchased a 5-story walk-up with 22 mostly rent-regulated apartments at 575 W. 177th St. in 2012. He bought the building and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 20th, 2020

San Jose addresses the fears that keep possibly unsafe housing off city books

Last summer, the city of San Jose rolled out bunch of initiatives (read about a couple here and here) designed to make it easier for homeowners to build “auxiliary dwelling units” — also called granny flats or backyard apartments — to increase th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2020

Neighbor blocked repairs prior to fatal facade collapse, lawsuit claims

Less than two weeks after a piece of debris fell from a Times Square office building and , the building's owner took a neighboring landlord to court for allegedly holding up facade and .  The owner... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 6th, 2020

Another tenant takes space in high-priced West Side office property

Large New York landlord Vornado Realty Trust has found another taker for the high-priced office property it and a partner finished building this year along the High Line.  Next Jump, a company that... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 15th, 2019

10 awesome American kit homes you can build in 2020

Looking to build your own kit home? Take the stress out of building with these flat-pack wonders that come in true-blue American styles........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 11th, 2019

Mayor Brown: Bakery owner should be fully reimbursed by owner of demolished building

Mayor Byron Brown called on a New Jersey landlord on Tuesday to reimburse a tenant who lost her bakery equipment during the emergency demolition of 435 Ellicott Street last week. Brown called the building owner, Bruce Adler, irresponsible and said th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

N.Y. REIT grabs another San Francisco office building

Columbia Property Trust Inc. (NYSE: CXP) is snapping another San Francisco office building to add to its 2 million-square-foot Bay Area portfolio: The landlord is under contract to buy 201 California St., a 272,000-square-foot office tower, for $239 m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2019

N.Y. REIT grabs another San Francisco office building for $239M

Columbia Property Trust Inc. (NYSE: CXP) is snapping another San Francisco office building to add to its 2 million-square-foot Bay Area portfolio: The landlord is under contract to buy 201 California St., a 272,000-square-foot office tower, for $239 m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

How to make money from a backyard house

You may be able to find a little extra cash in your backyard by turning that space into something spacious. Reporter Diana Olick finds some home owners who are building a little house next to theirs to get a little money on the side......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks open modestly higher after another round of stock-market records, economic data

U.S. stocks opened flat to slightly higher Wednesday ahead of the last full trading day of a holiday-shortened week, building on a record finish for major indexes as investors remain upbeat about prospects for a partial U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2019

D.C. firm shells out $134M on building housing S.F. DA"s office

The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office just got a new landlord. Washington, D.C.-based PRP on Monday announced its acquisition of 350 Rhode Island St., a 127,100-square-foot office building leased to the city of San Francisco. The real estate .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2019

Thor Equities loses Madison Avenue building

It’s over for Joe Sitt at 545 Madison Ave.  The landlord behind Thor Equities, who controlled the 17-story, 140,000- square-foot office and retail building through a ground lease, was booted Tuesday... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

This Bay Area city is rolling out "express lane" for permits to build backyard apartments

One builder expects the city's incentives to encourage granny flats, or ADUs (accessory dwelling units) will cut approval time from months to a week or so......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2019

Council moves to expand health care for uninsured

Times have changed at the Upper East Side building where broker Cyla Klein has found homes for many renters. Last year, the property’s landlord, eager to lure tenants in a slow market, gave away a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

Manhattan traffic crawls to slowest pace in decades

Times have changed at the Upper East Side building where broker Cyla Klein has found homes for many renters. Last year, the property’s landlord, eager to lure tenants in a slow market, gave away a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019