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PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE 2020: WHERE DO THESE DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES STAND ON HOUSING?

Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she will pump $500 billion into building and preserving affordable housing. Sen. Cory Booker wants to offer...

CHESKEL SCHWIMMER LANDS $65M CONSTRUCTION LOAN FOR SOUTH BRONX PROJECT

Cheskel Schwimmer's Chess Builders landed a $65 million construction loan from S3 Capital Partners for the second tower at its apartment/hotel...

 
 
 

INVESTORS JITTERY AMID FANNIE AND FREDDIE BACKSTOP UNCERTAINTY

Investors are nervous amid a government plan to overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and end the decades-long government conservatorship...

AIRBNB LUXE LAUNCHED WITHOUT LISTINGS IN ONE OF THEIR BIGGEST POTENTIAL MARKETS - WHY?

On Tuesday, Airbnb announced it was rolling out Airbnb Luxe, a vertical featuring properties that rent for $1,000 or more per night....

 
 
 

PHOTOS: LA'S TOP INDUSTRY PLAYERS GATHER FOR TRD ‘S RESIDENTIAL SHOWCASE

At The Real Deal Los Angeles' Residential Showcase and Forum, the great sales slowdown was the hottest topic of discussion. Over 250...

AMERICAN DREAM IN EAST RUTHERFORD FINDS A SPONSOR, FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT-DESIGNED HOME LISTS IN GLEN RIDGE & MORE NORTH JERSEY REAL ESTATE NEWS

American Dream mega-mall to be fueled by Coke Triple Five Group's long-awaited American Dream Meadowlands project in East Rutherford...

 
 
 

JOHN BANKS TO STEP DOWN AS REBNY PRESIDENT

John Banks, who has led the Real Estate Board of New York for four years, is stepping down as president. Banks, who has helmed the...

TRUMP ADMIN WANTS TO SPUR AFFORDABLE HOUSING BY EASING LOCAL BUILDING RESTRICTIONS

President Donald Trump wants to give a boost to affordable housing development by easing or nixing restrictive construction rules at...

 
 
 

AIRBNB DIVES INTO ULTRA-HIGH-END RENTALS. HERE'S WHAT BROKERS THINK

After disrupting the short-term rental industry at large, Airbnb is coming for brokers of high-end vacation rentals. On Tuesday, about...

RENT GUIDELINES BOARD APPROVES RENT INCREASES ON APARTMENTS, FREEZE ON HOTELS

Moments before the Rent Guidelines Board's final vote Tuesday evening on rent increases, two camps prepared for the tense hearing....

 
 
 

HOME PRICE GROWTH SINKS TO LOWEST LEVEL SINCE 2012

The housing market continued to show signs of a major slowdown, and through April, it had recorded 13 consecutive months of slowing...

VIRTUAL BROKERAGE EXP HIT WITH TRADEMARK SUIT ON HEELS OF NY LAUNCH

Less than a month after launching in New York City, virtual brokerage eXp Realty is in hot water with a local competitor claiming trademark...

 
 
 

DEVELOPERS BREAK GROUND ON MASSIVE NJ LOGISTICS CENTER

In the same month that the Blackstone Group made a nearly $19 billion bet on the future of U.S. industrial real estate, a group of...

HISTORIC CENTRAL PARK TOWNHOUSE SELLS 44% BELOW ASK

Last year, a 19th-century townhouse that sits on the edge of Central Park hit the market asking $29 million. But the reality of the...

 
 
 

SILVERBACK DEVELOPMENT LANDS $90M CONSTRUCTION LOAN FOR GRAMERCY CONDO

Josh Schuster's Silverback Development lined up a $90 million construction loan for its Gramercy Park condominium development. Och-Ziff...

LENNAR Q2 EARNINGS BEAT ESTIMATES, BUT STOCK FALLS DUE TO EFFECT OF TARIFFS

Lennar Corp. saw its stock drop on Tuesday after it released second quarter earnings and said that tariffs on Chinese goods are costing...

 
 
 

WITH REZONING LOOMING, RFR ASKS OVER $200M FOR GOWANUS ASSEMBLAGE

As the Gowanus rezoning gains momentum, Aby Rosen's RFR Holding is looking to cash out on a three-parcel assemblage in the area for...

JENNIFER LOPEZ, ALEX RODRIGUEZ ROUGHLY BREAK EVEN ON 432 PARK UNIT THEY BOUGHT LAST YEAR

Little more than a year after moving into Macklowe Properties' 432 Park Avenue, newly engaged Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are...

 
 
 

ALPHABET'S SMART-CITY AMBITIONS FOR TORONTO WATERFRONT FACE PUSHBACK

In 2017, Google sister company Sidewalk Labs won a bid to build a sustainable neighborhood on a 12-acre parcel of Toronto's waterfront...

STANFORD PROPOSES $3.4B INVESTMENT IN NEW HOUSING. IT STILL MAY NOT BE ENOUGH

After suing its local county board over affordable housing requirements in December, Stanford University has emerged with a new proposal...

 
 
 



Foul ball that struck toddler at Houston Astros' game cracked her skull...

Foul ball that struck toddler at Houston Astros' game cracked her skull, family attorney says

The 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball last month during a Chicago Cubs' game against the Astros in Houston sustained a fracture skull, subdural bleeding, brain contusions... Read more ...

Dixie Chicks announce first new album in 13 years

Dixie Chicks announce first new album in 13 years

It's been 13 years since the country group released their last album, "Taking the Long Way," which won the Grammy for album of the year. Read more ...

New California law aimed at reducing horse racing deaths

New California law aimed at reducing horse racing deaths

The agency overseeing horse racing in California can now immediately suspend licenses to protect the health and safety of horses and riders, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday in... Read more ...

Democrats clash in 2020's opening debate, aiming at Trump

Democrats clash in 2020's opening debate, aiming at Trump

2020 Democratic candidates have converged in Miami for the first night of debates. Read more ...

Senate approves bipartisan bill to use $4.6B on care for migrants

Senate approves bipartisan bill to use $4.6B on care for migrants

The Senate has approved bipartisan legislation providing $4.6 billion to care for thousands of migrants streaming into the U.S. across the Mexican border. Read more ...

12-year-old girl contracts flesh-eating infection during Florida beach vacation

12-year-old girl contracts flesh-eating infection during Florida beach vacation

"If it wasn't for the quick responses and aggressive treatments, I wouldn't have her," Brown said. Read more ...

'See you on the other side': Beth Chapman, wife of 'Dog the Bounty Hunter,'...

'See you on the other side': Beth Chapman, wife of 'Dog the Bounty Hunter,' dead at 51

Beth Chapman, 51, and her husband found fame on the A&E reality series "Dog the Bounty Hunter," which chronicled the adventures of their family-owned bounty hunting business... Read more ...

In the new Monopoly, artificial intelligence prevents you from cheating

In the new Monopoly, artificial intelligence prevents you from cheating

The banker can now catch cheaters before they collect $200. Read more ...

'God, guns, and freedom': Car dealership offering shotgun, Bible, American...

'God, guns, and freedom': Car dealership offering shotgun, Bible, American flag for every car purchase

It's all part of the company's Fourth of July celebration. Read more ...

'Turning over every stone': This 2-year-old disappeared from his bed early...

'Turning over every stone': This 2-year-old disappeared from his bed early Monday morning

A 2-year-old boy was put to bed in Virginia but was nowhere to be found in the morning, police say. Read more ...