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Long Island’s shrinking industrial space has placed expanding tenants in a tough spot, forcing them to look east to Suffolk County and off the island entirely, according to real-estate services firm JLL.
Posted: August 8, 2017, 7:50 pm
A massive build-out by retailers has left the country piled up with grocery shelves as consumers shift from big weekly shopping trips to more snacking and to-go meals.
Posted: August 1, 2017, 3:35 am
Australia’s rapid embrace of rooftop panels—now installed on one in four homes in some areas—has collided with another hot spot of investment, construction of apartments and homes.
Posted: June 14, 2017, 5:21 am
A much-loved tax advantage in the commercial real-estate industry is on the chopping block even as chances dim for the passage of a broad federal tax overhaul this year.
Posted: June 14, 2017, 4:55 am
The seller is Jon Venetos, the former head of Surveyor Capital, which is part of hedge-fund giant Citadel.
Posted: May 12, 2017, 2:50 pm
A roundup of real-estate news in the tri-state region
Posted: November 18, 2015, 2:50 am
In Los Angeles, an abode that has housed generations of Hollywood legends can be the ultimate status symbol, but there are complications when it is time to sell.
Posted: November 6, 2015, 7:34 am
Microsoft will step onto one of the world’s biggest retail stages Monday when it opens its Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan as part of its strategy to boost direct contact with consumers.
Posted: October 26, 2015, 5:29 pm
Increasingly, developers use a wide range of splashy affairs to promote luxury residential real-estate sales in autumn, the most important sales period after spring.
Posted: October 26, 2015, 4:55 pm
Rokitt’s augmented-reality technology helps architects and residents see a skyline’s potential.
Posted: October 26, 2015, 1:23 am
Projects by schools, hospitals and others more than tripled in the first half of this year compared with a year earlier.
Posted: September 16, 2015, 4:07 am
Once dismissed as cheap and ugly, cork is becoming cool as top designers create pieces that are not only sustainable, but covetable.
Posted: July 24, 2015, 6:33 am
The city Landmarks Preservation Commission is scheduled to hold a hearing Tuesday on designating the Stonewall Inn as an individual landmark for its pivotal role in New York City’s social history.
Posted: July 20, 2015, 6:33 am
Take a tour of these classic residences, including Modernist designer Eileen Gray’s 1929 villa, now open to the public after years of restoration.
Posted: July 3, 2015, 6:34 am
Collectors are tuning into radios designed by Charles and Ray Eames—a more accessible way to own an original by the midcentury masters.
Posted: June 26, 2015, 6:35 am
In a sign of the changing beverage market, a longtime plant and distribution facility of juice maker Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. will soon be home to the company Bai Brands, which produces drinks made from the coffee fruit.
Posted: June 17, 2015, 10:26 pm
New York City’s rent regulations expired at midnight Monday as Albany lawmakers couldn’t agree on how to renew a law that afforded protection to more than two million people.
Posted: June 16, 2015, 4:32 pm
Even if you aren’t ready for Marie Kondo’s life-changing magic, you can still embrace the beauty of simplicity by investing in items that are functional and stylish.
Posted: June 13, 2015, 6:33 am
A slew of innovative app-based services help New Yorkers instantly book short stints at the smallest of city spaces—a bathroom, a living room, an office. Need a pit stop? Try Airpnp.
Posted: June 13, 2015, 6:33 am
The affluent New Jersey community, population 10,600, is about 25 miles from Manhattan. Residents are drawn by its well-regarded public schools, relatively low property taxes and bucolic atmosphere.
Posted: June 13, 2015, 6:32 am
This luxury period-style home on more than 50,000 square feet of land has a national park out the back door and is just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.
Posted: June 11, 2015, 6:34 am
Choose the perfect vase to display those long-awaited spring flowers at their best.
Posted: June 5, 2015, 6:33 am
A study by the advocacy group LiveOn NY has identified 39 parking lots in the five boroughs that it says are underused and would be better used as housing for seniors.
Posted: May 21, 2015, 2:46 am
The Kroeses are selling their waterside home in Westbrook, Conn., designed to complement lives spent largely on sailboats. The nautically themed home is on the market for $1.975 million.
Posted: May 21, 2015, 2:28 am
A round-up of commercial real-estate news in the Greater New York region.
Posted: May 18, 2015, 2:12 am
With a new Chelsea condominium that’s 80% sold, Scott Resnick shows he’s up to the challenge of developing residential projects on his own.
Posted: May 18, 2015, 2:06 am
A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made billionaire who cemented the enclosed shopping mall into American culture has died. He was 91.
Posted: May 16, 2015, 6:34 am
A creative director crafts a San Francisco home dedicated to daring, whimsy and fun.
Posted: May 15, 2015, 6:35 am
Buyers value new, highly personalized houses—forget resales. This model has one happy side-effect: a flourishing of some of the world’s most wonderfully bizarre architecture.
Posted: May 15, 2015, 6:33 am
Known as “Gemini,” the nearly 16-acre estate south of Palm Beach is one of the highest priced listings in the country
Posted: May 15, 2015, 6:33 am
The “Austin Powers” creator purchased the 4,200-square-foot penthouse in Soho for roughly $7.9 million in 2007
Posted: May 15, 2015, 6:32 am
The actress/dancer was a tomboy who grew up in a lively Washington, D.C., home.
Posted: May 14, 2015, 6:33 am
Under construction, the apartment has the highest asking price in the city.
Posted: May 14, 2015, 6:32 am
Anyone inspired to donate their home to charity should know that the tax rules are complicated.
Posted: May 14, 2015, 6:32 am
An analysis of home listings over a two-month period identifies San Jose, Calif., as the place where home buyers need to act quickly.
Posted: May 13, 2015, 6:33 am
A look inside the $85,000 closet renovation of a California doctor.
Posted: May 13, 2015, 6:32 am
Spain’s second city is luring new home buyers who like the city-and-surf lifestyle of the coastal metropolis.
Posted: May 8, 2015, 6:33 am
There are rare deals in glittering Cap d’Antibes, the onetime party spot of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.
Posted: May 8, 2015, 6:33 am
The 98-acre property in Mount Kisco, N.Y. was once owned by showman Billy Rose
Posted: May 8, 2015, 6:33 am
Homes with a special feature that is no longer allowed under local building rules may give owners an edge when it’s time to sell.
Posted: May 7, 2015, 6:32 am
A roundup of real-estate news in the Greater New York area.
Posted: April 20, 2015, 2:21 am
A. Mitti Liebersohn has left his longtime brokerage team at JLL to join Avison Young’s New York office.
Posted: April 20, 2015, 2:18 am
The Federal Housing Finance Agency is set to direct Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce mortgage fees on some borrowers.
Posted: April 16, 2015, 1:43 am
Many who lost their homes during the early part of the financial crisis are rebounding after credit-penalty phase.
Posted: April 9, 2015, 5:48 pm