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From the outside, this Victorian at 97 Cypress St. in Newton looks like a grand castle of triangles.Its steeply pitched cross gable roof reflects the Queen Anne style, and the home emanates the feel of old money. No doubt the place was a gem for a family of the local elite when it was built in 1890.The house’s recent careful restoration seems no less rich — and neither does its $2.7-million price tag…
01.21 / 06:32
bostonherald.com
Kitty-corner from the Fairmont Hotel and mere blocks from Union Square is a striking townhome with exciting views of the bustling streets below. Set eight stories above the streets of Nob Hill in San Francisco, the three-bedroom has a traditional floor plan within the Park Lane Residences building on Sacramento Street. “It’s ideal for entertaining and is an art collector’s dream with its dramatic long entry gallery,” said Carol Goldberg of Sotheby’s International Realty, who is co-listin…
01.21 / 02:15
sfgate.com
Set on a block studded with street murals, this listing includes a top-level offering two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Transportation, shopping and dining options await nearby on 24th Street, while Garfield Park stands at the end of the alley. The top unit also offers three bonus rooms built into the attic. The lower level boasts two bedrooms, laundry hookups, a gas stove and tall…
01.21 / 02:14
sfgate.com
The recent ground breaking on the Warriors’ new stadium offers the potential of more gentrification in Mission Bay and real estate price increases. A 2016 study conducted by the Housing Economics Research Team found that stadiums closer to metropolitan centers tend to boost home values more than stadiums in the suburbs. People with vacation rentals near the stadium could increase rent prices during basketball season or for key games and championships. Keeping the Golden State Warriors i…
01.21 / 02:14
sfgate.com
For those in search of making a reel estate investment, look no further. Award-winning actress Jane Fonda and her music-producer partner Richard Perry have listed their five-bedroom home in the Trousdale section of Beverly Hills for $12.99 million, according to the listing brokerage. The asking price is about $5 million more than what the…
01.20 / 20:43
nypost.com
An hour after Donald Trump assumed the presidency Friday, the Department of Housing and Urban Development indefinitely suspended a pending rate cut for mortgage insurance required for FHA-backed home loans.  The move — one of the first acts of his presidency — reverses a policy announced in the…
01.20 / 20:06
latimes.com
GLOBAL conflict and a string of terror attacks and violence has convinced many people that World War Three may soon be upon us – but if another world war was to break out, which homes would be the safest to hole up i…
01.20 / 19:33
express.co.uk
House prices in Cyprus fell by 3.3 per cent in the third quarter of 2016 compared to the third quarter in 2015 according to the House Price Index... [full…
AN AEROPLANE house has been created out of a Boeing 747 by two very inventive…
01.20 / 15:09
express.co.uk
A partner at real estate investment firm KRE Capital talks about the benefits of buying a condominium in Las Vegas, the importance of art to the city, and the next destination he’ll check off on his bucket list of world t…
01.20 / 12:44
lasvegassun.com
To get a sense for how well the Los Angeles office market is doing, there probably isn’t a better barometer than Jerry Snyder. The veteran developer has been in the industry since 1949 and built thousands of houses and apartments, along with shopping centers and offices, when he thinks the m…
01.20 / 11:30
latimes.com
PROPERTY values in Bristol increased faster than any other major UK city across 2016 - and the North-South house price gap could start to narrow this year as buyers search for value in more affordable cities outside London, according to an…
01.20 / 00:11
express.co.uk
THE RESTORATION MAN viewers demanded one of the builders on this week’s episode take over the show after he single-handedly restored a historic filter house in L…
01.19 / 22:09
express.co.uk
Here’s a newly listed home in Brooklyn Heights that’s lovely in its gray-shingled charm — but even more impressive is the story behind it. The 4,000-square-foot residence located at 13 Pineapple St., which just hit the market for a cool $10.5 million, was once the apple of Truman Capote’s eye. The “In Cold Blood” author…
01.19 / 21:23
nypost.com
Got $4.5 million to spare for this Montauk beach shack? The eager seller of 24 Big Reed Path — a legal eagle who wants to remain anonymous — has knocked $400,000 off the original sales price. The home was asking $4.9 million in 2015. As an added perk, the seller is tossing in a rar…
01.19 / 15:16
nypost.com
Young Real Estate Woman of the Year Award ● Lindsay Ornstein, Partner, Transwestern Lindsay Ornstein co-leads the New York office of Transwestern, where she’s a member of its Board of Directors. She oversees Tenant Advisory Services with a focus on branding and space design, as well as the agency’s leasing and marketing strategies. As a…
01.19 / 15:15
nypost.com
When the Real Estate Board of New York talks, politicians listen. Tonight will demonstrate why, as the oldest and most influential trade association in the city gathers to celebrate and honor a distinguished group of individuals who have shown continued commitment to the city and the industry. REBNY is a who’s who of people s…
01.19 / 15:15
nypost.com
Call them the new kids on the block. In Brooklyn’s Prospect Lefferts Gardens (PLG), an area best known for, well, not being well known, developers are busy building residential apartment buildings among low-rise brick buildings and historic row houses. Nearly 10 new developments — most of them rentals, not all of them welcome by res…
01.19 / 14:39
nypost.com
Even CEOs can have the jitters when faced with making a presentation or moderating a panel. Although some folks make it look easy, others clearly don’t realize their leg-shaking is distracting to their audience and turning off the investment bankers. “The swivel chair is one of the biggest enemies,” says Steve Felix of the Felix…
01.19 / 14:38
nypost.com
In 2009, Steven Mnuchin and a handful of other wealthy investors bought the assets of IndyMac, a failed Pasadena savings and loan, and renamed it OneWest Bank. By the time they sold the institution six years later, it was unrecognizable, a wholly different kind of bank from the insolvent …
01.19 / 11:34
latimes.com