real estate

Will Hurricane Irma’s near miss sink Miami real estate prices?

Will Hurricane Irma’s near miss sink Miami real estate prices?

Although the storm did not make landfall in South Florida, some analysts say the area needs to prepare even more before the next big threat....
Neighborhood Spotlight: Cheviot Hills, already pricey, continues on a steep incline

Neighborhood Spotlight: Cheviot Hills, already pricey, continues on a steep incline

Cheviot Hills is this week's Neighborhood Spotlight...
What $900,000 buys right now in three Orange County communities

What $900,000 buys right now in three Orange County communities

This is what about $900,000 will get you in the Costa Mesa, Irvine and San Juan Capistrano housing markets....
Toronto-area family on the hook for $37K commission after failed home purchase

Toronto-area family on the hook for $37K commission after failed home purchase

A Toronto-area family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to purchase says they are shocked to learn they still have to pay real estate commissions, even though...
Facebook is dropping $35 million to lease a beautiful, earthquake-resistant skyscraper in San Francisco — take a look inside

Facebook is dropping $35 million to lease a beautiful, earthquake-resistant skyscraper in San Francisco — take a look inside

Facebook has signed a lease at 181 Fremont, a mixed-use tower in San Francisco. The space will house up to 3,000 employees across 436,000 square feet....
Reports are swirling that Guggenheim CEO might resign as he's forced to deny that he bought a $13 million mansion for a female executive

Reports are swirling that Guggenheim CEO might resign as he's forced to deny that he bought a $13 million mansion for a female executive

The CEO of the prominent Wall Street firm Guggenheim Partners denies reports that he purchased a mansion for a young executive. He has the support of the......
Million-dollar ZIP codes are on the rise — and it could spell trouble for America's homeownership rate

Million-dollar ZIP codes are on the rise — and it could spell trouble for America's homeownership rate

Surging home prices in the US have made homeownership unaffordable for many, especially millennials....
These Hamptons restaurants are here to stay

These Hamptons restaurants are here to stay

The Hamptons dining industry on both the North and South Forks is finally growing up. Major investments by hoteliers and Manhattan-based investors have created restaurants that...
Stressed retailers begging owners for huge reductions to sky-high rents

Stressed retailers begging owners for huge reductions to sky-high rents

Saddled with market-topping lease and rental rates, stressed out US retailers have begun asking building owners for financial relief, claiming their rents are too damn high,...
Owner claims historic $20M mansion is a dangerous ‘death trap’

Owner claims historic $20M mansion is a dangerous ‘death trap’

That’s one pricey fixer-upper. The buyer of a $20 million Greenwich Village mansion with four fireplaces and a rooftop pool says the place is a death trap with a gas leak, “fungal...
Amazon is opening a massive new office in New York City

Amazon is opening a massive new office in New York City

Amazon is opening a massive new office in the Big Apple next year. The Seattle-based web giant has signed a lease for 359,000 square feet at Brookfield’s 5 Manhattan West, where it...
Column: Fall real estate market 'can be chock-full of opportunity'

Column: Fall real estate market 'can be chock-full of opportunity'

Fall is upon us, and there's a nervousness that permeates the air — both in life and in the real estate market — at this time of year, says Greer Haseman, a Realtor with...
West Village art colony is fortifying against the next Sandy

West Village art colony is fortifying against the next Sandy

Water rushed into the basement of the Westbeth Artists Residences during superstorm Sandy in 2012....
Mercer Island, land of the luxury home, cracks down on building mansions

Mercer Island, land of the luxury home, cracks down on building mansions

Among other changes, the new regulations set hard limits on the size and height of new single-family homes, and require certain trees to be saved on homebuilding sites....
Police release security footage of suspect in Toronto steakhouse shooting

Police release security footage of suspect in Toronto steakhouse shooting

Toronto Police have released security camera footage that shows the suspect in the Saturday night shooting death of real estate agent Simon Giannini....
New Knick looking to score new NYC pad

New Knick looking to score new NYC pad

New York Knicks forward Michael Beasley, who was most recently with the Milwaukee Bucks, is apparently moving to the city with his girlfriend — professional organizer Alyse Morgan...
Celeb shutterbug Annie Leibovitz crowns Corcoran’s Pam Liebman

Celeb shutterbug Annie Leibovitz crowns Corcoran’s Pam Liebman

There’s a new award-winner in town. If you’ve ever walked into President Donald Trump’s office in Trump Tower, chances are he proudly showed you the Jewish National Fund (JNF) Tree...
Noted Broadway showman selling massive UWS mansion

Noted Broadway showman selling massive UWS mansion

It was the deal of a lifetime. Broadway producer and director Bill DeSeta worked with Jackie Chan and ran the city’s oldest rock club, the Bitter End, but his biggest gamble was...
Charity carriage house on the UES hits market for $22M

Charity carriage house on the UES hits market for $22M

Yet another nonprofit is selling off prized Upper East Side real estate. The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund, a philanthropic organization whose goal is “to improve access and...
Meet the ultra-rich bigwigs dropping millions at secretive Park Ave. tower

Meet the ultra-rich bigwigs dropping millions at secretive Park Ave. tower

Billionaire Frank Fertitta — a former owner of the UFC mixed-martial-arts company — made a splash last month when The Post outed him as the buyer of a $70 million penthouse at tony...
The architects who built Gilded Age NYC are having a real estate revival

The architects who built Gilded Age NYC are having a real estate revival

A just-listed 6,000-square-foot residence at 16 Sunset Road in Kings Point, NY, may seem like any tony Gold Coast Long Island property, but there’s more here than meets the eye....
‘Hunger Games’ entertainment center to rise in Times Square

‘Hunger Games’ entertainment center to rise in Times Square

Forget Disneyfication — Lionsgate Entertainment is the next big Hollywood studio coming to “The Deuce,” the once-seedy, now-glam block of West 42nd Street between Seventh and...
NYC’s latest trophy apartment priced at whopping $110M

NYC’s latest trophy apartment priced at whopping $110M

Meet the city’s latest trophy apartment — a penthouse at the iconic Woolworth Building that is back on the market for an eye-popping $110 million. “This is as close to having a...
‘Catwoman’ tries again to sell Trump World Tower lair

‘Catwoman’ tries again to sell Trump World Tower lair

Swiss-born “Catwoman” Jocelyn Wildenstein is off the market now that she’s engaged to Canadian-born fashion designer Lloyd Klein — but her sprawling Trump World Tower apartment is...
Vanbarton Group to buy Vogue building for $315M

Vanbarton Group to buy Vogue building for $315M

The Vanbarton Group has outplayed a field of global bidders to sign a contract to buy The Vogue — a 320-unit apartment building with offices, retail and parking at 990 Sixth Ave. —...
Chick-fil-A to open its biggest restaurant ever in NYC

Chick-fil-A to open its biggest restaurant ever in NYC

Chick-fil-A fans across the country should start planning a pilgrimage to the Big Apple, because the chain is planning to open the Mecca of all chicken-sandwich shops in New York...
Real estate up to 30pc overvalued in Sydney, Melbourne: economist

Real estate up to 30pc overvalued in Sydney, Melbourne: economist

House prices in Australia's two biggest capital cities are between 25-30 per cent overvalued, according to a leading economist, but he only expects a 10 per cent fall....
Amazon refuses Arizona’s cactus as bidders for HQ2 climb to 118

Amazon refuses Arizona’s cactus as bidders for HQ2 climb to 118

Amazon.com said it couldn't accept gifts in its HQ2 bidding process, donating a 21-foot cactus Arizona representatives had offered. Gifts in the form of tax incentives, however,...
FBI investigating off-duty work by Seattle police at construction sites, parking garages

FBI investigating off-duty work by Seattle police at construction sites, parking garages

With Seattle’s construction scene exploding, the off-duty jobs at work sites and new garages represent a huge source of income. Some are alleging two companies that hire off-duty...
Southern California home prices jump again. Lots of residents worry about affordability

Southern California home prices jump again. Lots of residents worry about affordability

The Southern California real estate market continued to sizzle in August as home prices jumped 7.5% from a year earlier....
Blame this, not avocado toast, for millennials’ shattered home ownership dreams

Blame this, not avocado toast, for millennials’ shattered home ownership dreams

Historically, Americans have bought a home by their early 30s, but today’s millennials are playing a waiting game because they’re saddled with so much student loan debt....
Baltimore Development Corp. seeks developers for South Gay Street properties

Baltimore Development Corp. seeks developers for South Gay Street properties

Baltimore Development Corp. seeks developers for South Gay Street properties...
Montreal emerging as luxury real estate 'hot spot': Sotheby's

Montreal emerging as luxury real estate 'hot spot': Sotheby's

Montreal is emerging as a luxury real estate 'hot spot,' while Vancouver and Toronto sales should pick up this fall after somewhat sluggish times, according to a new report....
$3B refurbishment of Domino Sugar building surges ahead

$3B refurbishment of Domino Sugar building surges ahead

As Jed Walentas’ Two Trees Management presses its quest for one brave office tenant to fill the former Domino Sugar Refinery site, the $3 billion, 11-acre Brooklyn project is...
Mondrian hotel in NoMad to open a nightclub with owner of 1Oak

Mondrian hotel in NoMad to open a nightclub with owner of 1Oak

When the Mondrian Park Avenue opens this month, the chic hotel will come with a rooftop lounge and an underground club space — thanks to a collaboration between its management...
'Some joke': Owner says real estate broker laughed at shooter first

'Some joke': Owner says real estate broker laughed at shooter first

The owner of the Toronto restaurant where a real estate broker was shot dead says the victim laughed at his killer moments before the fatal shot rang out....
Mystic society buys historic building in Mobile

Mystic society buys historic building in Mobile

Kathy Jumper writes a weekly real estate column for the Press-Register....
Bit by bit, Miami real estate will embrace Bitcoin

Bit by bit, Miami real estate will embrace Bitcoin

Bitcoin will become increasingly involved in real estate transactions, says Stephan Burke of Brown Harris Stevens....
Police: Real estate broker killed in 'targeted' shooting at Toronto restaurant

Police: Real estate broker killed in 'targeted' shooting at Toronto restaurant

One man is dead after shots rang out inside an upscale steakhouse in Toronto’s entertainment district on Saturday night....
Home sales expected to fall 5.3 per cent in 2018, 10 per cent in Ont. and B.C.

Home sales expected to fall 5.3 per cent in 2018, 10 per cent in Ont. and B.C.

The Canadian Real Estate Association has downgraded its sales forecast for the year. It expects sales to fall 5.3 per cent year-over-year, with 506,900 properties changing hands,...
When Bret Parsons isn't selling homes, he's preserving L.A.'s architectural legacy

When Bret Parsons isn't selling homes, he's preserving L.A.'s architectural legacy

Bret Parsons, director of the architectural division at Coldwell Banker and author of "Colcord: Home."...
Playboy Bunny Ranch sold for $17.25M

Playboy Bunny Ranch sold for $17.25M

The ranch-style home where Hugh Heffner’s voluptuous Playboy Bunnies once lived in luxury has been sold for $17.25 million, sources told the Post. The famed Playboy Bunny Ranch,...
After 8 years on the market, Hamptons manse sells for $26M

After 8 years on the market, Hamptons manse sells for $26M

A sprawling, 12,000-square-foot home on East Hampton’s exclusive Georgica Pond just sold for $25.92 million after spending eight years on the market, The Post has learned. This...
A few busybodies have destroyed a dream for NYC

A few busybodies have destroyed a dream for NYC

The collapse of Barry Diller’s Pier 55 dream is without parallel in the annals of willful, malicious New York City obstructionism. There’s no glimmer of hope, no encouraging...
Social media stars are trading posts for apartments

Social media stars are trading posts for apartments

Seamus Mullen, the chef behind Spanish-inflected Manhattan hot spots Tertulia and El Colmado, boasts that there are many benefits to living at 60 Water, the plush Dumbo address...
Broker lied to sell condo before its views were ruined: suit

Broker lied to sell condo before its views were ruined: suit

A Brooklyn real estate broker desperate to unload her $1.9 million Williamsburg condo before nearby construction obliterated its “money views” of Manhattan lied to secure the sale,...
A new movie theater opens in a transit desert

A new movie theater opens in a transit desert

With 8 screens, it's the latest business to open in an area better known for car dealerships and industrial spaces....
What $500,000 buys right now in three Riverside County communities

What $500,000 buys right now in three Riverside County communities

Homes for sale in three Riverside County communities for about $500,000....
Home sales expected to fall 5.3 per cent in 2017, 10 per cent in Ont. and B.C.

Home sales expected to fall 5.3 per cent in 2017, 10 per cent in Ont. and B.C.

The Canadian Real Estate Association has downgraded its sales forecast for the year. It expects sales to fall 5.3 per cent year-over-year, with 506,900 properties changing hands,...