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“HONEY, I BOUGHT THE TOWN:” BUYER ENDS UP WITH BIG CHUNK OF SUBDIVISION

A Nevada homebuyer who sought one lot in a new subdivision ended up with 85 for the price of one. A title company's copy-and-paste...

MARK CUBAN'S JURASSIC PARK IS EXTINCT

The Dallas Mavericks owner is holding his horses - or dinosaurs, to be precise. Less than a year after Mark Cuban bought the town of...

 
 
 

FOUR DECADES IN MAKING, EAST NORTHPORT PROJECT CLEARS KEY HURDLE

An unusual affordable housing project proposed decades ago in East Northport is finally on the horizon. D&F Development Group landed...

HARTZ BUYS NEWARK AIRPORT HOTEL FOR $34M, PLANS DEMOLITION

Hartz Mountain Industries acquired a hotel by Newark Airport, but not to add it to the firm's portfolio. Leonard Stern's company bought...

 
 
 

MAJOR ASSET MANAGER MOVES TO 660 FIFTH AVENUE

Brookfield Properties better have a big enough safety deposit box for the multi-billion dollar asset manager moving into 660 Fifth...

“THE SYSTEM IS BROKEN”: STAFFING WOES STALL AFFORDABLE PROJECTS

Staff shortages at city agencies are threatening to stall affordable housing projects at a time when developers are already shying...

 
 
 

YACHTS, PARTIES AND PRIVATE ISLANDS: THE LUXURY INDULGENCES OF REAL ESTATE'S RICHEST

Remember the bad old days in New York? The 1970s had the city on the precipice of fiscal ruin, but a mouthy tax attorney named Steve...

KEY FOOD NABS 20K SF AT PENNROSE PROJECT IN BROOKLYN

The real estate industry has been blamed for New York City's food deserts - large areas without supermarkets - and in response, politicians...

 
 
 

TRUMP PARC CONDO TIED TO EMBATTLED AUSTRALIAN CONSTRUCTION MAGNATE HITS MARKET

An apartment tied to an embattled Australian construction magnate is on the market, asking $27 million. Daniel Grollo is CEO of Melbourne-based...

CELEB BUYER OF RICHARD GERE'S WESTCHESTER ESTATE REVEALED

The tri-state housing market is taking on the feel of Six Degrees of Richard Gere. The mystery buyer who snapped up the actor's Pound...

 
 
 

MARK CUBAN: METAVERSE REAL ESTATE IS THE “DUMBEST SH*T EVER”

Nobody can ever accuse Mark Cuban of mincing words about the metaverse. The Dallas Mavericks owner and prolific investor aired his...

RYBAK, CENTURY FILE TO BUILD QUEENS MULTIFAMILY PROJECTS

A pair of outer borough real estate developers have each submitted plans to bring more than 200 residential units to Queens. Sergey...

 
 
 

THOR SUES INSURER OVER BOB GLADSTONE'S ALLEGED $3M THEFT FROM 212 FIFTH

Thor Equities wants the money it claims to be owed at 212 Fifth Avenue, and has turned the attention to an insurer to get the millions....

EAST WILLIAMSBURG'S RESI MARKET REACHES NEW HEIGHTS

To a casual observer, East Williamsburg may not seem like an obvious place for luxury residential projects. Flatbed trucks rumble down...

 
 
 

POWER BUYER HOMEWARD LAYS OFF 20% OF STAFF

Homeward doesn't feel like home to 20 percent of its staff who were laid off by the power buyer. The Austin-based company cut a fifth...

DEFEATED BY INDUSTRY, CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK BILL RETURNS

The City Council is seeking to revive a measure that would bar property owners from making criminal background checks of prospective...

 
 
 

DEVELOPER WANTS 29 WATERFRONT HOMES; NIMBYS WANT NONE

A developer's dream of building a 29-home community near Pocantico Lake is getting some cold water from local residents. ZappiCo bought...

AS JULY RENTS NOTCH ANOTHER RECORD, BROKERS EYE AUGUST DIP

Manhattan's rental market showed no sign of a slowdown in July, as the median rent blew past records for the sixth straight month....

 
 
 

JUDGE REJECTS “POOR DOOR” LAWSUIT AT RELATED'S 15 HUDSON YARDS

A New York federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Related Companies of discriminating against lower-income residents at 15...

FLORIDA SHOWCASE SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT: MICHAEL SHVO

Subscribers will remember The Real Deal's award-winning pandemic-era profile, headlined “Shvo to hell,” of a friendship soured over...

 
 
 



This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

"I couldn't believe I won the first time," Duane Ketterman told lottery officials while claiming his prize. "So, when I saw this one, I was just stunned." Read more ...

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

NEW YORK - The Los Angeles Police Department has ended its investigation into Anne Heche's car accident, when the actor crashed into a Los Angeles home on Aug. 5. Heche is... Read more ...

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

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3 reasons some highly paid professionals like doctors and lawyers still have...

Getty Images A criticism of broad student-loan forgiveness is it may benefit typically high earners, like doctors. Because of the system's structure, some advanced-degree... Read more ...

An 18-year-old who's netted over $1 million selling Bored Apes toys just...

Ricky da Luz meeting Vitalik Buterin in August. Ricky da Luz/IsmToys Ricky da Luz, 18, started making free Bored Ape toys for NFT holders last year, and has generated $1... Read more ...

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Saudi energy company Aramco said Sunday its profits jumped 90% in the second quarter compared to the same time last year, helping its half-year earnings reach nearly $88 billion. Read more ...

U.S. Senator Lands in Taiwan Weeks After Nancy Pelosi Visit Sparked Fury

The delegation is set to meet with senior leaders in the country to discuss multiple issues of mutual interest between the U.S. and Taiwan. Read more ...

At 27, former Morgan State star Tiwian Kendley isn't ready to give up his...

Tiwian Kendley has plenty of memories of his time with the Morgan State men's basketball program. There was his 40-point, 10-rebound performance in an 85-82 double overtime win... Read more ...

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Scientists found a huge field of hydrothermal vents on the East Pacific Rise. Read more ...

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

The parliament may allow citizens to buy firearms to protect their homes, the interior minister has said Ukraine will adopt a law legalizing firearms in the near future, amid... Read more ...