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    Homes selling faster, with higher prices, in Milwaukee area last month
    November marked a strong month for metro Milwaukee?s home market, putting 2017 on pace to close with higher average prices, but likely a lower number of sales.


    Only one Triangle county lags in home listings, closings
    The inventory of homes for sale in the Triangle is low across the board, but the lag is particularly apparent in one county, where new listings and closed sales are down on the year.


    San Francisco only built one home for every 10.4 jobs added in 2016
    San Francisco only built one home for every 10.4 new jobs created in 2016, a recent report says, after comparing new data from the San Francisco Planning Department to estimates by the U.S. Census. A new report from housing site Curbed S.F. arrived at the ratio of homes to jobs by comparing the 27,048 new jobs created in the city in 2016, as tallied by the Planning Department, to the only 2,600 new homes the Census estimates were built during the same period. Curbed notes that while the Census?


    Photos: ?Dallas Buyers Club? producer?s Houston-area estate for sale for $3.9M
    A noteworthy producer on the 2013 film ?Dallas Buyers Club? is selling his home in The Woodlands? tony Carlton Woods neighborhood. Chemical trader Joe Newcomb provided emergency financing for the Oscar-winning film, according to Variety and other reports. He?s selling his 9,024-square-foot Woodlands mansion as part of his relocation to Los Angeles to pursue additional projects, per Variety.  Eija Watson, broker/owner of Houston Luxury Properties, is the main listing agent on the property,?


    The 20 most expensive Greater Baltimore homes to sell this year
    A $6.7 million mansion along the Inner Harbor was the most expensive home to change hands in the Baltimore area this year. Known as the Merritt mansion, the 9,069-square-foot house, which is part of the Pier Homes at HarborView, sold in February to an unnamed "West Coast celebrity." It was the most expensive residential real estate deal in the city since 2009. Above, you can click through the slideshow to see the 20 most expensive homes that sold in Greater Baltimore in 2017. Other big-name properties?


    These are 2017?s biggest real estate transactions in Hamburg
    The Dec. 29 print edition of Business First will contain complete listings of all 2,797 high-end real estate deals in Erie County between Oct. 1, 2016, and Sept. 30, 2017. (A high-end transaction is defined as any deal worth $250,000 or more.) We?re providing a two-week online preview of this mammoth yearend edition, offering breakdowns of the top 50 deals (all worth more than $250,000) in 10 major communities within the county. The focus today is on Hamburg. Click on the View Slideshow button?


    Top stories of October 2017: Dell's $1 billion investment & kickoff of pro soccer frenzy
    October heralded big surprises, from talk of Austin landing a top-tier pro sports team to a $1 billion investment by the region's largest technology company. As we close in on the end of 2017, ABJ is taking a month-by-month look back at the year's biggest stories. Major League Soccer could kick off in Austin, if owner moves team from Ohio, Oct. 17: Precourt Sports Ventures, owner of Columbus Crew SC in Ohio, could move the Major League Soccer club to Austin ? if it finds the right stadium site.?


    Photos: ?Dallas Buyers Club? producer?s Houston-area estate for sale for $3.9M
    A noteworthy producer on the 2013 film ?Dallas Buyers Club? is selling his home in The Woodlands? tony Carlton Woods neighborhood. Chemical trader Joe Newcomb provided emergency financing for the Oscar-winning film, according to Variety and other reports. He?s selling his 9,024-square-foot Woodlands mansion as part of his relocation to Los Angeles to pursue additional projects, per Variety.  Eija Watson, broker/owner of Houston Luxury Properties, is the main listing agent on the property,?


    'The Big Easy' star puts a Texas home on the market
    A Hollywood celebrity who has been an Austin mainstay for years is selling his house overlooking Lake Austin. Dennis Quaid recently listed his nearly 5,000-square-foot home in the gated Marina Club development adjacent to the Austin Country Club. Quaid?s younger brother Buddy Quaid and Eric Copper, both with Austin Portfolio Real Estate, the luxury division of Keller Williams Realty, have the co-listing. The price is $3.5 million. Quaid has owned the property for four to five years, Copper?


    Gamblers, foreign money and struggling homeowners: Inside Philadelphia?s sheriff sale boom
    Above a nondescript dry cleaners in Center City sits a mysterious little office. The rare visitor has to walk through an unrelated tax preparation business to reach its three tiny rooms, each overflowing with stacks of paperwork. No signs mark the office, let alone one that would indicate that it?s home to Philadelphia?s biggest sheriff sale buyer, and, therefore, one of the city?s biggest landholders. In just the past three years, Adam Ehrlich has used this shoebox to pick up least 492 tax-delinquent?