Fire Damages Inver Grove Heights Apartment BuildingAn Inver Grove Heights apartment building is damaged after an early morning fire Saturday. As of 7 a.m. the fire was burning at the Prairie Estates apartments, located in the 6100 block of Carmen Avenue East.
4 Your Pets: Finding A Pet-Friendly Dwelling + Feline Fun FestRenters with pets know how challenging it can be to find an awesome apartment that also accepts fur-babies. And once you've found a possible pad, you hope the landlord isn't preparing to gouge you with fees.
Survey: MN 2nd Least Affordable Midwestern State For RentA new report says minimum wage workers do not make enough money to find affordable rent in Minnesota. According to the "Out of Reach 2015" report, Minnesota is the second least-affordable state in the Midwest.
Zillow: Rental Prices Fall In Twin CitiesThe Twin Cities rental market continues to buck a national trend. Zillow just released a new report for March. The website, which tracks real estate information, said nationwide home rental prices shot up 3.7 percent last month from a year ago.
As New Apartments Pop Up In Mpls., Vacancy Rate DoublesIt seems like everywhere you look downtown, a new condo or apartment building is popping up. But now, the vacancy rate is going up, too. Minneapolis-based Marquette Advisors reported the vacancy rate for apartments in downtown Minneapolis at 5 percent at the end of March. That's up from the 2.2 percent vacancy rate at the end of March from last year.
Century-Old Soo Line Building Attracts Modern ResidentsAfter nearly 100 years of serving as headquarters for a bank and later a railroad, the Soo Line Building in downtown Minneapolis is becoming one of the hottest new properties for rent. The 20-story tower is a classic example of "monumental classicism."
Luxury Apts Popping Up, And Filling Up, TooNo raking the leaves, no condo association fees and no mortgage. They're all reasons that are pushing many people to rental housing in the Twin Cities as high-end apartments pop up all around the metro.
Dozens Displaced After Roseville Apartment FireAbout 60 people were displaced from their homes after an apartment fire in Roseville. Firefighters responded to an apartment building on the 1400 block of Terrace Drive at around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Looking To Rent In Minneapolis? Good LuckIf you want to rent an apartment in downtown Minneapolis, you're going to be hard-pressed to find one. That's because the rental market is hot.
Mounds View Police Looking For Burglary SuspectPolice in Mounds View are looking for a suspect who they say is involved in at least four burglaries since last Saturday.
Forbes Ranks Twin Cities 2nd Worst For RentersIf you're thinking of renting in the Twin Cities, think again. Forbes Magazine says that the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area is second only to New York City among the nation's worst cities to rent an apartment.
1 Firefighter Hurt In North Minneapolis BlazeMinneapolis firefighters got out just in time after a fire Saturday morning on Lowry Avenue brought a building's walls down, authorities say.