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Airbnb Hosts Sue Over Chicago's Home-Sharing Ordinance

Nov 10
Chicago crossed the line into the privacy of people's homes by imposing sweeping regulations governing Airbnb and other home-sharing services, a lawsuit from a group of current and Airbnb hosts argues.

How Energy-Efficient Upgrades Can Increase Your Home's Value

By Michael Burge, Nerdwallet | Oct 30
Homebuyers are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of energy-efficient homes. In fact, they're often willing to pay more for homes with "green" upgrades.

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Sell Their New Orleans Home

Oct 29
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have sold their home in New Orleans' French Quarter.

Report: Elderly Gay Widower May Lose NYC Home Because He Wasn't Legally Married

Oct 24
A new report from the New York Times finds that an elderly widower could lose his West Village home, where he's lived for 55 years, because he was not legally married to his partner.

Prince Albert Buys Philadelphia Home of Mom Grace Kelly

Oct 24
The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is now in the hands of the royal family.

NY Poised to Crack Down on Illegal Airbnb Rentals

By David Klepper | Oct 21
New York state may soon enact one of the nation's toughest restrictions on short-term rentals offered on online sites like Airbnb.

A Surprisingly High Number of First-Timers Now Buying Homes

By Josh Boak | Oct 19
A new survey by the real estate firm Zillow suggests that first-time buyers may be entering the market in greater numbers than industry watchers had assumed.

Why Your Bank May Not Be Giving You the Best Mortgage Rate

By Hal Bundrick | Oct 15
Mortgage rates are near all-time lows, and it might be hard to imagine them going even lower. And yet, some loan experts say, many banks aren't giving borrowers the lowest rates they deserve.

Two in Five Americans Have a 'Neighbor From Hell'

Oct 12
They say 'love thy neighbor,' but that can be much harder than it sounds and for two in five Americans it can be hell.

Ask Brianna: Will You Ever Be Able to Afford a House?

By Brianna McGurran, NerdWallet | Sep 27
"Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out.

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