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High Rises Spin Gold in Downtown Brooklyn

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 16:39
There may not be a waterfront, but the glittering high rises piercing the sky in downtown Brooklyn give all the appearances of New York City’s next gold coast.

A Right Turn for the 'Wrong Side' of London's Hyde Park

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 15:06
The less glamorous neighborhoods of Bayswater, Paddington and QueensWay are on an upswing.

Site of Tragedy Now a Home to Luxury

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 14:59
The Pennsylvania estate where millionaire John du Pont murdered an Olympic wrestler has been razed and remade into a development with million-dollar homes.

Setting Sights on More High-Rises in Long Island City

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:46
City Hall is targeting Long Island City for a possible rezoning that would promote the construction around Queens Plaza of more high-rise apartment buildings, including ones with lower rents.

A Pair of Not-Yet-Built Manhattan Penthouses Sell for a Combined $57 Million

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 00:45
The two units in 151 East 78th Street have gone into contract for their asking prices of $29.5 million and $27.5 million respectively

Richard Branson Pitches Virgin Hotels as Female-Friendly

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 17:12
With Virgin Hotels’ first property opening this week in Chicago, billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson thinks he has found an edge: women.

Not-Yet-Built Florida Penthouse Seeks $40 Million

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 14:44
The 13,000-square-foot condominium will consume the entire 50th and 51st floors of the South Tower at the Estates at Acqualina

London Penthouse Lists for Over $60 Million

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 14:42
Overlooking Hyde Park and across the street from the Bulgari Hotel in Knightsbridge, the roughly 10,000-square-foot penthouse occupies the entire sixth floor of a Victorian apartment building

A 'London Townhouse' in New York City

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 09:59
This duplex Manhattan apartment offers all the charm of a 19th-century London townhouse, with plenty of comfort and space for city life.

Falling Rates Spur Revival in Market for Mortgages

Thu, 01/15/2015 - 04:42
The moribund mortgage market suddenly sprang back to life last week after a drop in interest rates to levels not seen in almost two years sent borrowers rushing to lock in cheaper loans.

Carmen de Lavallade on a Life in Dance

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 23:05
The dancer and choreographer remembers a childhood in L.A. and a fateful move east with Alvin Ailey

Pillows For Geometry Lovers

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 13:19
Anything but formulaic, these prismatic pillows take the current vogue for mathematical patterns into uncharted territory.

Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities Make Comeback

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:37
A hunt for yield and a gradually improving property market are bolstering a key engine of U.S. commercial property lending, helping borrowers to refinance but also reigniting fears the market is getting overheated.

Developer Plans a Boardwalk Empire

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:36
With the purchase of the Revel hotel, Glenn Straub wants to revitalize of Atlantic City, the seaside New Jersey town that has lost thousands of jobs and seen shrinking tax revenues as its casinos have failed.

European 'Cash-Box' Firms Underperform Broader Commercial Market

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:32
Europe’s commercial-property markets turned in a strong performance in 2014, but one group of investors mostly missed the boat: those who bet on so-called cash-box or blank-check companies.

Masters of Ming: Modern Chinese Ceramics

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 06:45
As Ming pieces enjoy a surge of popularity, so too does contemporary Chinese porcelain.

Downtown Tower Gets a Symbolic New Name

Sun, 01/11/2015 - 20:49
The new owners of One Chase Manhattan Plaza are renaming it 28 Liberty, one of their first steps in repositioning the landmark tower.

London Artists See Haute in the Humble

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 15:55
‘Finding the beauty in ugliness,’ two artists transform humble materials like polyurethane foam and sheet metal into home décor.

L.A.'s Star-Studded Neighborhood

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 15:53
Denzel Washington, Sylvester Stallone, Mark Wahlberg and other red-carpet regulars call this ritzy enclave home.

Downtown New York Penthouse to List for $66 Million

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 15:51
If it sells at asking price, the unit in Puck Penthouses will be the most expensive sale in downtown Manhattan


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