Q: My dad owns a duplex and has a very limited income. He lives on one side of the duplex and rents the other. He is leaving the property to me and really can’t afford the cost to set up a trust. My husband and I want to have a trust because we own several properties. To set one up, we were quoted about $3,500, which is more than my dad can afford.
The housing market is in grim shape. The hopeful news is that America has been through this before — in 1981 — and things eventually got better.
No joke, these rare white truffles are so unique, they’re handled and sold with much care and consideration. Yair Ben-Dor has more.
Is going to the movies still a cheap date? Here's a breakdown of annual ticket sales, box office, and average ticket price over the past 25 years — adjusted for inflation.
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Eastview is now under contract with the YMCA to transition into the facility, with the sale to be finalized Dec. 15 or before the end of the year.
The former Bloomington-Normal YMCA facility, at 602 S. Main Street, will soon be under new ownership. Details:
The housing market in 2021 was one for the record books. With prices at historic highs and the number of listings in a deep hole, open houses looked like Black…
Q: I have a contract offer for my primary residence that is about 10 times what I thought the home was worth. The county I live in is changing the zoning from agriculture residential to commercial. The entire community is most likely becoming a data center campus. If I sell the home, I would have a sizable capital gains tax to pay. I was hoping with the change of zoning designation I can convert my primary residence to a business. Then as a business I could sell the home using a 1031 like-kind exchange to roll over the entire sales proceeds into a different real estate investment. Does this sound possible and if so who should I get to help me?
For the first time Amazon is doing a second Prime Day-like deal event featuring “hundreds of thousands” of holiday deals. Veuer’s Chloe Hurst …
Hundreds are attending the small town's big 150th anniversary party this holiday weekend.
A car that looks like it belongs on the streets of Gotham is set to be the fastest in the world.
Q: I bought a condo in 1999 in Mumbai, India, to use when we visited the city. It has been rented for a total of six to seven years, but not continuously. I have not taken any depreciation nor reported any income from the property. Is there any way I can sell the condo and bring the proceeds from the sale of that property back to the United States?
Any K-12 educator with staff or faculty identification is invited to attend the sale, as well as homeschool instructors with proof of curricular affiliation.
The ownership family of David, Kathy and Michael Spiegelhoff said the Burlington store would continue, and that the new owners, Berkot's Super Foods, would attempt to maintain all of the store's current employees.
You won’t want to miss this year’s Master Gardener Plant sale, held in conjunction with Garden Fest!
Clockwise from top: Volunteer Bob Freitag loads hanging flower baskets into cars of customers patronizing the Bloomington Kiwanis Mother's Day…
The legislation would ban the sale of ghost gun kits and ban any privately assembled firearms unless they are registered with the state and marked with a serial number. The legislation also allows a grace period to let current ghost gun owners register them.
Covid-19 cases are continuing to spread as the United States moves into the time of year where allergies are on the rise. Here's how to tell the difference.