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One person has died in an apartment fire that started when items ignited near a wall heater.
New York City’s deadliest residential fire in decades apparently began as a child played with a first-floor stove then spread quickly throughout a Bronx apartment building, killing 12 people and leaving four others fighting for their lives, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday.
Authorities say everyone has been accounted for in a fire that significantly damaged a building housing about 40 residents and a dozen businesses in the Seattle suburb of Auburn.
The rental affordability crisis is prevalent in cities such as Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle. But, that crisis has arrived to Spokane County with nearly half of renters spending 30 to 50 percent of their income on rent, according to a recent report.
A 103-year-old apartment building near Lewis and Clark High School and at the base of hospital hill has sold for nearly $1.3 million.
A two-alarm fire tore through an apartment building that houses elderly, disabled and low-income people in Cheney, sending at least two residents to the hospital and injuring a cat Saturday afternoon.
At least three people died as dozens of firefighters battled a multiple-alarm fire Friday in a Honolulu high-rise apartment building just outside Waikiki.
They banged on windows, screamed for help, dropped children from smoky floors in a desperate attempt to save them. Terrified residents of the Grenfell Tower said there was little warning of the inferno that engulfed their high-rise apartment building and left 12 people dead – a toll that officials said would almost certainly rise.
Kari Guggenberger is one of 1.6 million Muscovites who could be affected by a city plan to demolish their Soviet-era apartment buildings and replace them with modern high-rises. The move has made many middle-class Russians anxious and upset.
A burning candle started a building fire that killed four people and displaced dozens more in Oakland, officials said Thursday.
Building inspectors found multiple fire code violations at a Northern California building just three days before a blaze erupted, killing three of the low-income residents.
A Washington State University student’s love of donuts apparently sparked a two alarm apartment building fire in Pullman Tuesday night.
Three gang members accused in a 1993 fire set to retaliate against an attempt to quell drug sales at a Los Angeles apartment building were charged Tuesday with murder after the blaze killed seven children, three women and two late-term fetuses, prosecutors said.
U.S. builders ramped up home construction in December, led by a surge of apartment building, while single-family houses lagged. Housing starts jumped 11.3 percent last month, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.2 million, the Commerce Department said Thursday.
A man and his granddaughter who were rescued from a fatal apartment fire took time Thursday to thank the firefighters who saved them.
BOISE, Idaho – Firefighters from multiple agencies were called to a blaze at a Boise apartment complex that left one person dead and others injured. KTVB-TV reports that fire officials confirmed one person died and a firefighter was injured. Officials said another person was taken to the hospital and two adults and a child were treated at the scene.
YMCA of the Inland Northwest plans to open a South Hill branch by mid-December, after agreeing to buy the business assets of a Gold’s Gym operation from Dave and Alethea McCann.
As Seattle grows into a larger and denser city, urban renters are giving up a long-held luxury: the apartment-building parking space.
A ground floor fire in a Browne’s Addition apartment building led to a big response Friday morning.
A new outpatient clinic operated by St. Luke Rehabilitation Institute is scheduled to open Oct. 4 in north Spokane.