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Zillow to countersue Move over ‘whistleblower’ letter

Portal giant Zillow has asked a Washington state court for permission to countersue Move Inc., accusing the realtor.com operator of defamation and violation of the state's trade secrets act...

Renter Horror Stories: Renter Horror Stories: Jackhammers, Roaches, Mice, and Masturbation in Santa Monica

This Renters Week we're collecting and sharing the worst Renter Horror Stories, downright terrifying tales of renting in Los Angeles. Have you had an awful experience with a roommate or a landlord? Share your story to qualify to win a...

Terrell Owens, estranged wife cutting ties with Sherman Oaks home

Former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens and his estranged wife, Rachel Snider, have listed their home in Sherman Oaks for sale at $2.349 million.

Isn't It Ionic: Once $15M, Classical Pac Heights Mansion Sells for $11.5M

After spending nearly two months on the market, the column-studded, classically inspired four-bedroom at 2010 Jackson Street just changed hands for $11.5 million, though it listed for a much more ambitious $15 million. Designed by architect Ted Moulton and...

Gehry Plays House: Despite his worldwide fame and fancy...

Despite his worldwide fame and fancy commissions for Hobbit supercenters, Frank Gehry has found the time to design an avant-garde playhouse for the precocious children of Silicon Valley. This Saturday, June 6, a bright pink playhouse designed by Gehry will...

Fictional Rental Reports: What Would the Three's Company Apartment in Santa Monica Cost Today?

Just look how many people fit in this living room comfortably. They're not even using half of the space! Photo via Getty Images. The late-1970s sitcom Three's Company is a testament to the eternal wackiness of renting in Santa...

Avenue to determine daily apartment values emerges

During May, the overall value of apartments owned by REITs in the Midwest and West increased, according to the PureProperty Index Series, a recently launched valuation tool created by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) and...

Single-family rental properties shed stigma and become increasingly popular option

It's been years since the "great recession" ended, and the housing market is still picking up the pieces that were scattered throughout the nation. Foreclosed properties, stalled construction projects and low homebuyer confidence has shifted the mindset of homeownership...

Renovations: Couple Rescues Portland Victorian from a Hoarding Disaster

All photos by Luke and Mallory Leasure via Design Sponge In the span of one-and-a-half months, pastor Josh White and wife Darcy turned a Victorian farmhouse in Portland, Oregon, from a home in shambles into a totally charming "nest." According...

The Weather: Los Angeles Had an Extremely Rare "Reverse Spring" This Year

Last month's noticeable coolness in Southern California (at least, in the mornings and evenings) was apparently the tail-end of a rare, not-made-up climate phenomenon called "reverse" spring—so no-made-up that the National Weather Service's data suggests that LA just had...

One of New York's Tiniest Museums Now Has an Even Tinier Second Location

Good morning Mmuseumm 2. Full scale recreation of Sara Berman's Closet in collaboration with Maira Kalman. (Photo by @n_kubota) A photo posted by Mmuseumm (@mmuseumm) on May 29, 2015 at 5:16am PDT Mmuseumm, located inside a former freight elevator...

Retrospectives: At 80, Norman Foster Still Designs Any Damn Thing He Pleases

Image via How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster? Forget all those AARP ads about redefining old age. Just queue up a current project list from Sir Norman Foster, the prolific Mancunian and Pritzker Prize winner who today...

On the Market: The Mission's Historic Albion Hall Is for Sale, Asking $6.5M

Albion Hall in the Mission has served a number of fascinating purposes in its long life. It was originally built as a meeting hall following the 1906 earthquake and was used as the headquarters of the San Francisco Socialist...

The Numbers: SF's Median Asking Rent for One-Bedrooms Hit $3,500 in May

The latest rental prices from real estate website Zumper are in, and they confirm that the rents in the city just keep going up. According to Zumper's latest monthly rental report, San Francisco's median asking rent for a one-bedroom in...

The Horror!: Renter Horror Stories: That's No Peach Fuzz

Welcome to Renters Week Horror Stories, a weeklong feature where Curbed shares the downright terrifying stories of regular renters across the country (and a few abroad). Have you had an awful experience with a roommate or a landlord? Or perhaps...

Curbed Comparisons: Rent Battle: What You Can Get in Los Angeles vs. New York City

I don't mean to brag, but I recently found myself in America's Heartland, proud home of chain restaurants and the last vestiges of the country's working class. Perusing an Omaha newspaper, I stumbled upon some rental listings; their prices...

The latest ‘Tinder for real estate’ app helps agents track expenses

Kyle Willis, 30, downloaded the dating mobile app Tinder eight months ago, and while, it hasn't yielded any relationships yet, it did inspire him to create the latest "Tinder for real estate" app SwipeFin...

Moby vs. Agribusiness: Noted vegan and water-based life form...

Noted vegan and water-based life form Moby has a lot to say about California water policy, and recently helped launch a petition asking Governor Jerry Brown for a stricter water budget. In an interview with Rolling Stone, the musician spins...

Startups from the west target multifamily improvements

When it comes to developing online efficiency-improving platforms for apartment sector niches, West Coast-based startups are leading the way. During the past month, the multifamily sector has seen the launch or announcement of various apps and platforms focused on short-term rentals, application fees and online rent payments...

Curbed Ski: Rent This Gorgeous Tepee Near Yellowstone National Park

Take a tour through these gorgeous tepees located just 10 minutes from Yellowstone National Park and available through Airbnb. Glamping is all the rage these days, but we can't think of a prettier spot to take a vacation than...

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