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MANHATTAN LUXURY MARKET SHOWS SIGNS OF PROGRESS WITH 25 DEALS

A condo project recently fitted with a billboard declaring New York City is “not dead” has, for the second week in a row, taken the...

REAL ESTATE EXECS, BUSINESS LEADERS URGE TRUMP TO BEGIN TRANSITION

More than 100 business leaders have signed a letter demanding that President Donald Trump's administration cease its challenges to...

 
 
 

DANNY MEYER'S UNION SQUARE HOSPITALITY HALTS INDOOR, OUTDOOR DINING

As Covid-19 infection rates spike throughout New York City, city and state officials have closed schools and threatened to impose new...

GRAND HYATT REDEVELOPMENT COULD BE 1,600-FOOT SUPERTALL

The planned redevelopment of the Grand Hyatt Hotel next to Grand Central Terminal could result in a supertall tower rising more than...

 
 
 

COSTAR TO ACQUIRE HOMESNAP FOR $250M

CoStar Group is set to buy Homesnap, an app and technology provider for residential real estate agents, for $250 million, the Wall...

NEW PLATFORM AIMS TO BE “NEIMAN MARCUS” OF LUXURY LISTINGS

StreetEasy has another new competitor. LX Collection is a new platform that aims to sell luxury condominiums in a handful of cities...

 
 
 

INFOMERCIAL KING PITCHES HIS SANTA BARBARA RANCH

Inventor and infomercial king Ron Popeil's latest pitch is for his 150-acre Santa Barbara ranch with seven miles of trails. But wait,...

FOR SOME EMPLOYEES, WFH NOW INCLUDES A VIEW OF THE MEDITERRANEAN

As winter nears and coronavirus infections spike in the U.S. and parts of Europe, some workers are heading for warmer, more remote...

 
 
 

HERE'S HOW SOUTH KOREA PLANS TO CREATE 100K UNITS OF HOUSING

The South Korean government wants to convert empty hotels and office buildings into over 100,000 residential units over the next two...

FAKE KARDASHIAN HOME IN STUDIO CITY GETS PRICE BUMP

The Los Angeles house that stood in for Kris Jenner's home on “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” is back on the market with a new, higher...

 
 
 

$16M TOWNHOUSE SALE SETS BROOKLYN RECORD

Pharmaceutical investment mogul Behzad Aghazadeh set a record in Brooklyn with his purchase of a townhouse and carriage house for a...

FORMER MIAMI BEACH PROPERTY OF COLOMBIAN DRUG LORD PABLO ESCOBAR SELLS FOR $11M

The waterfront Miami Beach lot once home to Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar in the 1980s now has a new owner. Chicken Kitchen founder...

 
 
 

VORNADO HALTS SALE OF OFFICE TOWERS CO-OWNED WITH TRUMP

Vornado Realty Trust has suspended its efforts to sell two trophy office towers that it co-owns with the Trump Organization. The real...

SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN: POISON'S BRET MICHAELS RETURNS TO CALABASAS

Poison's Bret Michaels has closed on a new home in Calabasas, a month after the singer sold his Westlake Village property. Michaels...

 
 
 

MASSIVE GOWANUS DEVELOPMENT WILL BE 100% AFFORDABLE

Gowanus Green, a massive residential complex planned for the industrial Brooklyn neighborhood, is going fully affordable. The de Blasio...

FACEBOOK, GOOGLE BACK MODULAR HOUSING STARTUP

Tech giants Facebook and Google are pulling out their checkbooks to back a modular housing startup. Factory OS, which aims to build...

 
 
 

HERE'S WHAT TENANTS ARE PAYING AT BROOKFIELD & SWIG'S GRACE BUILDING

Developed by San Francisco-based Swig Company in 1974, the Grace Building, which overlooks Bryant Park, is easily recognizable by its...

LADDER CAPITAL MOVES TO FORECLOSE ON EMERALD EQUITY'S HARLEM RENTAL BUILDINGS

Ladder Capital intends to foreclose on four Harlem rental properties owned by Isaac Kassirer's Emerald Equity, after the firm defaulted...

 
 
 

THESE ARE THE TOP 10 PRICIEST ZIP CODES IN THE US

The pandemic has led to many changes in the residential real estate market: suburban migration, a dearth of inventory, the return of...

CITY DROPS BID TO REQUIRE SPECIAL PERMITS FOR UNION SQUARE HOTELS

The de Blasio administration is abandoning its plan to require special permits for new hotel construction in Union Square - but it...

 
 
 



'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Summary List Placement US stocks gained on Monday amid reports that former Fed Chair Janet Yellen would be selected as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury Secretary. The news... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Diplomats express relief over Blinken's expected nomination after four years of bruising political battles and mismanagement under Trump. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...