Housing

Housing

Building permits, May 24, 2015

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Herschman Architects, fit-out of new Field & Stream retail store at 2000 N. Neil St., $3,547,726.

UI grad's mansion can be yours for at least $850,000

MAHOMET — Would you sip your morning coffee in the glass-enclosed conservatory, or by the fireplace in the two-story great room, or perhaps outside on the flagstone porch overlooking the lush grounds?

Or, maybe sometimes you wouldn't even be waking up in your ginormous English Arts and Crafts-style mansion at all.

Building permits, May 17, 2015

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000.

Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Aquas Partnership, new multifamily residence at 1330 Mariner Way, $473,960.

Rockford Housing Authority finishing eco-friendly upgrades

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The Rockford Housing Authority is making efforts to be more energy efficient.

Building permits, May 10, 2015

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Andrew Fell Architecture & Design, alteration for Department of Motor Vehicles office at 2010 Round Barn Road, $511,342.

John Roska: On removing tenant's possessions

Q: When can I remove a tenant's property? Sometimes they disappear, but leave stuff behind. As the landlord, can I remove it and re-rent the apartment? Do I have to evict them if they're not there?

Home sales up for first four months of 2015 vs. 2014

CHAMPAIGN — Champaign County home sales for the first four months of 2015 were running ahead of the same time a year ago, according to statistics from the Champaign County Association of Realtors.

April sales were up only slightly from a year earlier in terms of dollar sales — and were down slightly in terms of number of units sold.

On The Town: Women Build Event

Habitat for Humanity and Lowe's offered training in construction skills for women on April 16, 2015 at the Lowe's Champaign store. The women will use the skills to build a Habitat home later this year.

Building permits, May 3, 2015

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Armstrong Construction, new single-family home at 4802 Vahalla Drive, $338,000.

Inspection finds violations at housing authority facilities

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