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Any sharp action by the country's central bank could trigger a sharp end to a multi-year boom in property prices.
Restaurants took the top spot as the type of brick-and-mortar retail most needed in Long Island City, which continues to add thousands of apartments and hotel rooms and millions of square feet of commercial space.
The Wing, a women’s co-working space and community that claims a waiting list of 8,000 is expanding to the Dumbo neighborhood in Brooklyn.
Hint: it has to do with home building.
Much is within walking distance, and new housing is sprouting up around the Metro station.
Known as Lasata, the estate also includes a two-bedroom pool house and a one-bedroom guest house.
A massive new rental building in the crowded downtown Brooklyn market is looking to lure stay-at-home tenants with a promise of co-working office space at home.
Company says it will appeal decision in class-action suit about independence of appraisals.
Brennan Investment Group is planning to develop six parcels of land totaling 85 acres near Chicago’s airport into a business park.
Foreigners and recent immigrants spent $153 billion buying American homes over the course of the last year, according to the National Association of Realtors.
BUYING NEW | Prices range from $590,000 to $799,990.
Overseas landlords are moving out of the U.K. property market in search of pastures greener, according to new research which suggests the number of international investors who own property in the U.K. has fallen to a new low.
The Australian government is seeking to broaden the powers of the country's prudential regulator to adrress financial stability risks.
Investment in Manhattan commercial real estate increased between the first two quarters of this year but dropped dramatically from last year as forces threatening a rebound in the market remain, according to a report and data from real-estate services firm Avison Young.
The 20,700-square-foot property is listing for $9.950 million.
WHERE WE LIVE | Luxmanor’s residents enjoy big lots, lots of trees and access to shopping and transit.
Higher rates and larger down payments don’t deter buyers, who don’t believe the government will allow a market collapse
Republicans want to revise the tax code, but Congress faces hurdles as time grows short.
Wanda is selling theme parks and hotels for $9.3 billion to property developer Sunac. Sounds simple, but there's an interesting detail.
Win a one-night stay and roundtrip airfare to Sweden
BUYING NEW | Prices range from $1.27 million to $2.25 million for homes on this 2.13-acre site.
Co-working provider Serendipity Labs has joined forces with UrWork Venture Investment, a Beijing startup, to create a 34,000-square-foot location at 28 Liberty St.
80 people died in the devastating fire
WHERE WE LIVE | Neighborhood with a “very international” feel is close to Metro, Rock Creek Park and more.
The measure would drop a provision that requires landlords selling their property to give tenants the right of first refusal to buy it.
Deal calls for Monogram stockholders to receive $12 a share
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau says companies misled consumers.
Extell Development spent 15 years assembling a development site on West 57th Street. But since construction began in 2010 on a 1,005 foot tall condominium tower, now known as One57, preservationists have raised alarms.
Monogram's shareholders will receive $12 per share in cash
BUYING NEW | Single-family homes are priced from $914,990 to $1,044,177.
The Rockefeller Group has acquired a 228-acre site in Piscataway, N.J., where it plans to build a 2.2 million-square-foot logistics center and cater to a booming e-commerce-fueled industrial real-estate market.
The developers behind a condominium complex have signed a lease with health-care provider Northwell Health, bringing additional medical-care services to the former St. Vincent’s Hospital Manhattan site, the developers said.
New York City’s regulatory environment is far less restrictive than other major office markets in the U.S., according to a report.
Developer Continuum Company is offering two studios and two parking spaces to help sell its duplex penthouse in Madison Square Park Tower.
WHERE WE LIVE | A neighborhood dotted with high-rises offers easy commutes and abundant activities.
In a Loudoun County, Va., village, private homes cluster near communal outdoor spaces.
Singapore property cooling measures, which have dampened home sales and prices, remain necessary, the central bank said on Thursday.
Downtown Brooklyn’s cultural district is getting a new city-owned public plaza, just across from the Brooklyn Academy of Music, where theatergoers and shoppers can go to see and be seen.
Key-Ventures Inc., a fixture on the Upper East Side world of white glove co-ops for more than four decades, is closing its Park Avenue office and moving to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’s newly established New York operation.
Manhattan apartment sales increased more than 20% in the second quarter, but analysts warned that a postelection surge might already be fading as the number of new contracts signed has slowed in recent months.
Lending Tree’s calculator assesses overall home equity, not just market value.
The 65-story downtown Toronto hotel opened under Trump's name in 2012
BUYING NEW | 130 townhouses are planned, with prices from $454,900 to $529,900.
Store Capital on Monday announced Berkshire Hathway has taken a 9.8 percent stake in the company, a real estate investment trust.
As the region’s health-care institutions spend billions to modernize and expand, some large providers are boosting their use of factory-made components, sometimes constructing entire facilities from modules.
Investors and startups in the real-estate technology sector are anticipating a wave of mergers and acquisitions in the coming year as the market continues to grow, according to a new global survey.
The housing market has been bolstered by continued strong job growth.
Condition isn’t the only factor that can determine whether an aging edifice falls to the wrecking ball.
China-based co-working firm UrWork has joined hands with Australian consultancy firm Collective Campus to launch its first overseas branch in Singapore.
The demand for health programs and amenities is growing as baby boomers enter retirement.
New Orleans’s Vieux Carre Commission says he didn’t get permits for exterior work
As mortgage giants break with tradition, borrowers may benefit but appraisers see danger.
WHERE WE LIVE | The compact community along Randolph Road is close to to Brookside Gardens and Brookside Nature Center.
New Orleans real-estate developer Sidney Torres IV has won accolades for his success in cleaning up the French Quarter after Hurricane Katrina, but that hasn’t helped damp the outrage some preservationists have expressed over his renovation of a house and stable.
BUYING NEW | Condominiums in this 42-unit building range from $434,900 to $749,900.
Prices for Hong Kong car parks have outperformed the housing market over the last dozen years, the SCMP reports.
Home prices in China rose 10.4 percent in May from a year ago, with demand seen holding up despite efforts to cool buying.
Hudson Companies, the developer behind a Brooklyn Heights project to build a library and condominium tower, has secured a $280 million construction loan, allowing the mixed-use complex to move forward.
Trump has repeatedly claimed he has no business interests in the country.
Listen to Spencer Rascoff, CEO of Zillow, speak about the real estate market and housing prices.
If the condo board ignores the problem, consider running for a seat, launching a campaign to throw them out or just move.
Riccardo Barilla, a descendant of the founder of the pasta company, is selling Domaine Pré Saint Jean, a roughly 10-acre estate just outside Geneva.
The home’s owners kept designing and adding on, expanding their living space from 2,400 square feet to 11,000.
Singapore's residential property prices are sending mixed signals, but analysts are pointing to some encouraging signs of a recovery.
A planned shutdown of a subway tunnel under the East River for 15 months beginning in 2019 has done little to slow condominium sales at a converted riverfront warehouse near the L-train route in Williamsburg.
An 18-story building that opened this week in the Pacific Park development in downtown Brooklyn has landscaped terraces, a rooftop community garden, a fitness center and other amenities—and is all affordable housing.
Located in the Washington, D.C. suburb of McLean, Va., the property was a childhood home of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
Financiers say they’re picky about who qualifies for a mortgage with little or nothing down.
WHERE WE LIVE | The “oversized cul-de-sac” offers green space and water vistas along on the Anacostia River.
BUYING NEW | Homes are priced from $719,900 to $994,900.
Architecture and design firm CetraRuddy is planning to relocate its office to a lower Manhattan tower, joining the flow of firms that have diversified and revitalized the area over the last several years.