By Steve Lackmeyer, Business Writer | Updated: 23 hr ago
Whenever the topic of tax increment financing arises, I often encounter people who don’t have a thorough grasp of how this economic development tool works, or why it is used to spur investment in the urban core.
Confusion and discussion is even more likely following the revelation by city...
By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014
New office, industrial and medical development on the east side of Interstate 235 between Britton Road and Wilshire Boulevard over the next few years is estimated to bring more than 2,000 new employees to northeast Oklahoma City.
BY RICHARD MIZE, Real Estate Editor | Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014
In Oklahoma, marijuana is still illegal, and probably destined to stay illegal here for a long, long time, despite the hopes and goals of proponents of decriminalizing it. Might as well worry about air rights over Bricktown when pigs fly.
By Ellen James Martin | Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014
Landlords are now commanding premium rents in an increasing number of popular neighborhoods. That makes it all the more difficult for long-time renters to save sufficient funds to afford the transition to home ownership.
Tom Early, a past president of the National Association of Exclusive...
By Barry Stone, Certified Building Inspector | Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014
DEAR BARRY: We just bought an old house, built in the 1950s, so the electrical outlets are not grounded. We’d like to add GFCI (ground fault circuit interrupter) outlets near the bathroom and kitchen sinks for shock protection, but our home inspector told us that GFCI outlets will only work if...