“The Gables,” a restored Victorian-era home in Carver.

Time-capsule home from 1800s is older than Minnesota's statehood

The iconic Victorian-era house in Carver has been featured in calendars, on holiday tours and even an HGTV show, "If Walls Could Talk."

Downtown Wayzata condo gets dramatic makeover

November 2
Condo in the Landing
The plain-vanilla condo above the Hotel Landing is now bold and personalized.

'70s Mendota Heights rambler reinvented without adding square footage

November 9
The home's exterior and front entrance also got an update.
A couple facing retirement considered building a house next door, but chose to reinvent their outdated rambler instead.
December 12

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year rises to 3.73%

This week Last week Year ago30-year fixed 3.73 3.68 4.6315-year fixed 3.19 3.14 4.075-year adjustable 3.36 3.39 4.04
December 12

US long-term mortgage rates rise; 30-year loan at 3.73%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week. Still, rates remain at historically low levels as a lure to prospective homebuyers.
December 9

Hundreds attend vigil for slain Alabama officer

Hundreds of people gathered outside an Alabama police department on Sunday to honor a police officer killed while conducting a drug enforcement operation.
December 6

US jobs data to give clues to economy amid trade uncertainty

Friday's November jobs report will provide insight into whether steady hiring remains a source of strength for the U.S. economy even as the Trump administration's trade conflicts have heightened uncertainties for employers.
December 5

Bloomberg gun plan: Permits, assault weapon ban, age limits

Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg unveiled a gun control policy on Thursday just steps from the site of one of Colorado's worst mass shootings, calling for a ban on all assault weapons, mandatory permits for gun purchasers and a new position in the White House to coordinate gun violence prevention.
December 5

US long-term mortgage rates steady; 30-year loan at 3.68%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates held steady this week amid mixed signs in the housing market. Rates remain at historically low levels as a lure to prospective homebuyers.
December 4

Kansas GOP congressman faces probe of voter registration

Authorities plan to investigate whether a freshman Kansas congressman broke state laws by listing a UPS Inc. store as his address on a voter registration form and for obtaining a mail-in ballot in a November election.
December 2

Liz Weston: It's time to let go of shame over your debt

Many of us feel bad about our debt. Most of us probably shouldn't.Three-quarters of U.S. households owe money, but the vast majority pay their bills…
Home & Garden
December 1

Mountain village embraces its legacy as cure center for TB

Tuberculosis put Saranac Lake on the map.
November 27

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year rises to 3.68%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates ticked up this week but remain at historically low levels, according to mortgage buyer Freddie Mac.