Casa Encantada Front Entrance Simon Berlyn Bel Air has hit the stratosphere once again. Casa Encantada, the 60-bedroom home belonging to Gary Winnick (founder and chairman of Global Crossing, who has previously appeared on several of Forbes’ Wealthiest lists) has officially come on the market with an asking price of $225 million, as the L.A.
150 Woodland Road Douglas Elliman The founder of sneaker giant Reebok has relisted his dream home in Massachusetts. Paul Fireman, together with his wife Phyllis, built their stately mansion at 150 Woodland Road (dubbed “Woodland Manor”) in 1999 on seven acres in the Boston suburb of Brookline, with the help of the international architecture firm
Do you track the home improvement industry? If you do, but didn’t make it to the Home Improvement Research Institute’s HIRI Summit last month, you can still benefit from the top takeaways shared by thought leaders presenting there. The nonprofit trade organization is made up of global building products manufacturers, large chain retailers and allied
Building a brokerage is no easy feat, and for some, finding a partner to take the journey with may be the best course of action. However, though from the outset someone may seem like a perfect fit for the enterprise, it’s possible a lack of proper due diligence could leave you with a partner who
BRAZIL – 2019/09/11: In this photo illustration the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT logo is seen displayed on a smartphone. (Photo Illustration by Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The coming decade, between 2020 and 2030, is when America gets old. A just-announced joint venture’s primary purpose is to fuse
London is the least affordable place to rent, with rental costs accounting for 46% of a single person’s wages on average. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP) AFP/Getty Images Average rents in the U.K. rose to a slower pace than the level of average earnings last year, making renting more affordable – a new report by Zoopla
A new real estate agent faces an uphill battle. Not only are they unknown, but they now are competing against more established agents who have been in the field longer, meaning they need to be creative and look at things from a different angle in order to set themselves apart. Building interest is where the
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin WeWork’s problems aren’t over yet. SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Topline: WeWork’s troubles look far from over, with massive layoffs, a fiasco with its phone booths and a tough choice between two financial bailout plans as the company scrambles to raise cash and save its business.
A few months ago, I was in the incredibly fortunate position of receiving a call from my real estate agent. He’d found a unit about to go on the market that would make, he thought, a strong investment. After weighing a number of options, I ultimately decided to purchase a different rental property in Boston.
Pilgrim Estate Pittsburg, Texas Concierge Auctions For an estate as big as Cluckingham Palace, this may surprise you: Clayton Pilgrim says his favorite room in his grandparents’ home is actually not the home theater. Or the indoor swimming pool that was modeled after the pool and spa at the Greenbrier. “My grandfather’s office is my
It’s a hard no on soft flooring. Photo by Binyamin Mellish from Pexels Whether you’re buying a new home or renovating your current one, if resale value is a concern, there’s absolutely one design mistake that turns off a large segment of potential buyers—wall-to-wall carpeting, especially throughout a home. According to Allison Chiaramonte, who is a
As housing markets continue to soar and frequent travelers move toward a “lock-and-go” lifestyle, condos are becoming increasingly popular for buyers, even in cities that are less densely populated. But it is important to note that a condo purchase is not like just any home purchase. Whereas homes are contained units, condos are just one
Tuscan Villa-inspired estate in Coral Gables, Florida The Jills Zeder Group Tucked away in a private gated community in Coral Gables, Florida is a Tuscan villa-inspired estate that is waterfront living at its best. The home at 150 Arvida Parkway in Gables Estates is on the market for a record-setting asking price of $48 million
FOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS – OCTOBER 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots hands the ball off to Sony Michel #26 against the New York Giants during the first quarter in the game at Gillette Stadium on October 10, 2019 in Foxborough, Getty Images Tom Brady, quarterback of the New England Patriots, is killing it
The real estate titan is making his biggest donation ever to his alma mater, setting up scholarships for students who are the first in their family to attend college, just as he was. David Yellen When David Walentas finished his Navy ROTC application test in 1955, he had to choose one of about 50 schools
facade of home with manicured lawn, landscaping, and backdrop of trees and dark blue sky. Glowing interior lights create a welcoming mood. Getty Just to be clear, this is not about buying a house for $10,000, this is about buying a house with $10,000. For starters, you will need to have $10,000, which you will use for your down
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin PHOENIX, AZ – MARCH 18: Shawn King (L) and television personality Larry King attend Muhammad Ali’s Celebrity Fight Night XXIII at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa on March 18, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Getty The palatial pad where Larry
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin First-time homebuyers have made up a large share of 2019 mortgage loans. Getty Mortgage rates dropped again, and according to Freddie Mac, the downward spiral has first-time buyers gaining ground. In fact, of all the loans Freddie Mac has purchased in 2019, 46% came from first-time
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin The shopping center is a statistic in a struggling industry. ASSOCIATED PRESS Topline: A Georgia shopping center, better known as Starcourt Mall from season three of Netflix’s Stranger Things, is up for sale after sitting mostly empty during an overall tough time for retailers. Gwinnett Place’s
Michael and Xochi Birch listed their home at 2799 Broadway. Daniel Lunghi for Sotheby’s International Realty Computer programming moguls Michael and Xochi Birch are selling their Pacific Heights estate for $39 million. The listing threatens the title of most expensive home ever sold in San Francisco, which has been held by 2712 Broadway in the