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One of the world’s largest real-estate asset managers has purchased a 49% stake in three malls in a deal that values them at more than $1 billion and shows that investors still have an appetite for top-tier retail property.
Posted: August 27, 2018, 11:35 pm
A dominant presence in Midtown Manhattan for decades before its closure in 2015, the toy store is coming to life again with a new, 20,000-square-foot Rockefeller Center location.
Posted: August 27, 2018, 10:52 pm
This luxury period-style home on more than 50,000 square feet of land has a national park out the back door and is just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 7:27 pm
New York City’s rent regulations expired at midnight Monday as Albany lawmakers couldn’t agree on how to renew a law that afforded protection to more than two million people.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:39 pm
The seller is Jon Venetos, the former head of Surveyor Capital, which is part of hedge-fund giant Citadel.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:18 pm
The Kroeses are selling their waterside home in Westbrook, Conn., designed to complement lives spent largely on sailboats. The nautically themed home is on the market for $1.975 million.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:08 pm
Projects by schools, hospitals and others more than tripled in the first half of this year compared with a year earlier.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 5:52 pm
Under construction, the apartment has the highest asking price in the city.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 4:17 pm
Many who lost their homes during the early part of the financial crisis are rebounding after credit-penalty phase.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 4:03 pm
The 98-acre property in Mount Kisco, N.Y. was once owned by showman Billy Rose
Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:43 pm
Joel Silver, producer of the “Die Hard” and “Matrix” film franchises, sold his Malibu, Calif., home on Carbon Beach for $38 million.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:55 pm
Spain’s second city is luring new home buyers who like the city-and-surf lifestyle of the coastal metropolis.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:27 pm
Rokitt’s augmented-reality technology helps architects and residents see a skyline’s potential.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:00 pm
Germany’s Puma has signed a lease deal to creating a marquee location on Fifth Avenue that will be the first of its kind for the company in North America.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:46 pm
The real estate arm of Brookfield Asset Management is in advanced talks with Kushner Cos. to buy roughly a 50% stake in 666 Fifth Ave. and invest hundreds of millions of dollars in the Manhattan office tower, which has been at the center of a controversy over possible conflicts of interest involving Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:46 pm
Once dismissed as cheap and ugly, cork is becoming cool as top designers create pieces that are not only sustainable, but covetable.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:42 pm
In Los Angeles, an abode that has housed generations of Hollywood legends can be the ultimate status symbol, but there are complications when it is time to sell.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:30 pm
Anyone inspired to donate their home to charity should know that the tax rules are complicated.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:41 am
Even if you aren’t ready for Marie Kondo’s life-changing magic, you can still embrace the beauty of simplicity by investing in items that are functional and stylish.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:41 am
A creative director crafts a San Francisco home dedicated to daring, whimsy and fun.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:41 am
Buyers value new, highly personalized houses—forget resales. This model has one happy side-effect: a flourishing of some of the world’s most wonderfully bizarre architecture.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:40 am
The actress/dancer was a tomboy who grew up in a lively Washington, D.C., home.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:24 am
An analysis of home listings over a two-month period identifies San Jose, Calif., as the place where home buyers need to act quickly.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:23 am
A. Mitti Liebersohn has left his longtime brokerage team at JLL to join Avison Young’s New York office.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:08 am
A roundup of real-estate news in the Greater New York area.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 6:06 am
Homes with a special feature that is no longer allowed under local building rules may give owners an edge when it’s time to sell.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 5:33 am
There are rare deals in glittering Cap d’Antibes, the onetime party spot of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 5:33 am
The city Landmarks Preservation Commission is scheduled to hold a hearing Tuesday on designating the Stonewall Inn as an individual landmark for its pivotal role in New York City’s social history.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 5:29 am
Increasingly, developers use a wide range of splashy affairs to promote luxury residential real-estate sales in autumn, the most important sales period after spring.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 4:16 am
The Federal Housing Finance Agency is set to direct Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce mortgage fees on some borrowers.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 4:07 am
Take a tour of these classic residences, including Modernist designer Eileen Gray’s 1929 villa, now open to the public after years of restoration.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:56 am
The affluent New Jersey community, population 10,600, is about 25 miles from Manhattan. Residents are drawn by its well-regarded public schools, relatively low property taxes and bucolic atmosphere.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:23 am
A roundup of real-estate news in the tri-state region
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:18 am
Microsoft will step onto one of the world’s biggest retail stages Monday when it opens its Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan as part of its strategy to boost direct contact with consumers.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 2:17 am
Collectors are tuning into radios designed by Charles and Ray Eames—a more accessible way to own an original by the midcentury masters.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:56 am
A slew of innovative app-based services help New Yorkers instantly book short stints at the smallest of city spaces—a bathroom, a living room, an office. Need a pit stop? Try Airpnp.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:43 am
A look inside the $85,000 closet renovation of a California doctor.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:21 am
Known as “Gemini,” the nearly 16-acre estate south of Palm Beach is one of the highest priced listings in the country
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:13 am
A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made billionaire who cemented the enclosed shopping mall into American culture has died. He was 91.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:11 am
The “Austin Powers” creator purchased the 4,200-square-foot penthouse in Soho for roughly $7.9 million in 2007
Posted: August 15, 2018, 1:10 am
Choose the perfect vase to display those long-awaited spring flowers at their best.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 12:23 am
In a sign of the changing beverage market, a longtime plant and distribution facility of juice maker Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. will soon be home to the company Bai Brands, which produces drinks made from the coffee fruit.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 12:06 am
A study by the advocacy group LiveOn NY has identified 39 parking lots in the five boroughs that it says are underused and would be better used as housing for seniors.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 7:15 pm
A round-up of commercial real-estate news in the Greater New York region.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 7:14 pm
With a new Chelsea condominium that’s 80% sold, Scott Resnick shows he’s up to the challenge of developing residential projects on his own.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 7:14 pm