US Single-Family Homebuilding Ticks up, Apartments Fall

WASHINGTON — U.S. homebuilding fell last month after reaching a 12-year high in August, driven by a sharp decline in the construction of new apartments. Yet single-family home construction ticked higher for the fourth straight month. "The upward trend for s...
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State Rent Control Bill Dies in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO — An effort to expand rent control in California won't move forward this year after the lawmaker behind it cancelled a planned public hearing Thursday, saying his plan needs more work. Assemblyman...