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MIAMI BEACH'S STAR ISLAND REGAINS ITS LUSTER

Miami Beach's Star Island has long attracted such high-profile residents as Sean “Diddy” Combs, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, plastic...

HERE'S THE REAL ESTATE RECORD FOR KAMALA HARRIS

While serving as California attorney general, Kamala Harris could have gone after Steve Mnuchin for alleged mortgage fraud at his company,...

 
 
 

DAVID BISTRICER'S CLIPPER REALTY REPORTS RECORD Q2 PROFIT

Clipper Realty reported a record second-quarter net profit, a rarity among real estate investment trusts this earnings season. The...

SIMON COWELL'S GOT TALENT FOR OFF-MARKET HOME DEALS

Simon Cowell may have a hidden talent for selling homes. The creator and host of “America's Got Talent” sold his Beverly Hills mansion...

 
 
 

MARRIOTT CLAIMS COVID-INDUCED CRISIS FOR HOTELS HAS BOTTOMED OUT

Marriott International believes the hotel industry believes the worst is over, so it's halting its relief measures for hotel owners'...

AIRBNB PLANS TO FILE FOR IPO THIS MONTH

Airbnb plans to file IPO paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission later this month, a move that would allow the peer-to-peer...

 
 
 

VORNADO WILL INSTALL FACIAL RECOGNITION TECH IN ALL ITS BUILDINGS

After testing facial recognition technology on users for years, Facebook will soon have to decide whether to opt in or out of facial...

NATHAN BERMAN TO SONDER: GET OUT, AND PAY ME $100M

At the beginning of the pandemic, hospitality startup Sonder extolled its landlords' “empathy and spirit of collaboration.” Now, one...

 
 
 

CO-WORKING FIRMS ARE DITCHING OFFICE SPACE AFTER YEARS OF RAPID EXPANSION

The coronavirus pandemic put an abrupt end to the co-working industry's years of rapid expansion, and one in five co-working locations...

MUSEUMS, STILL IN LIMBO, PLAN REOPENINGS

New York City's museums have been in limbo since the state excluded indoor cultural activities from Phase 4 of reopening. But several...

 
 
 

SIMON'S RENT COLLECTION INCHES UP IN Q2 WHILE PROFITS PLUMMET

Across Simon Property's portfolio of more than 200 U.S. malls, the company lost a combined 10,500 shopping days from April through...

TRD INSIGHTS: INTERNATIONAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TUMBLES IN Q2 WITH US HARDEST HIT

Real estate markets worldwide saw investment sales fall in the second quarter, but none as much as the U.S. The Americas region saw...

 
 
 

MID-MARKET INVESTMENT SALES TRICKLE TO 1 DEAL

There was just one investment sale recorded in the $10 million to $30 million range in the city last week, as the five boroughs continue...

BROOKLYN'S LUXURY DEAL TOTALS RISE FOR 3RD STRAIGHT WEEK

Close to $55 million worth of luxury homes went into contract in Brooklyn during the first week of August. Of the 18 deals that were...

 
 
 

SOFTBANK'S MARCELO CLAURE PAYS $11M FOR NORTH BAY ROAD TEARDOWN

Marcelo Claure, a top executive at Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group, paid $11.1 million for a waterfront teardown on Miami Beach's...

UWS HOTEL SETTLES WITH CITY OVER ILLEGAL SHORT-TERM RENTALS

For some rent-stabilized tenants living at the Imperial Court Hotel, the hoards of temporary residents streaming through their building...

 
 
 

JEFF SUTTON QUIETLY SOLD PIECE OF CROWN BUILDING

High-street retail in New York has been decimated this year as luxury stores remain largely empty. But one major investor made a move...

KELLER WILLIAMS REPORTS 15% DROP IN SALES IN Q2

Keller Williams saw sales volume plunge and the number of new home listings fall, as the pandemic brought many parts of the country...

 
 
 

GROUNDED: JFK'S $15B OVERHAUL COULD BE DELAYED YEARS

The timeline for the massive overhaul of John F. Kennedy International Airport will likely be pushed back years because of plummeting...

SCHOOLS ARE RACING TO LEASE EXTRA SPACE FOR SOCIALLY DISTANCED CLASSES

A church and a massive dim sum restaurant are among the spaces the city may lease to host socially distanced classes this fall. Mayor...

 
 
 



Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

2020 candidate profile: Kamala Harris , vice presidential hopeful

2020 candidate profile: Kamala Harris , vice presidential hopeful

Sen. Kamala Harris, of California, is running mate for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Read more ...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the...

The world's last Blockbuster store is available to rent on Airbnb for the ultimate '90s sleepover

Available for only a few one-night stays, it'll cost the same as a movie rental - $4 a night. Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

Sumner Redstone, the mogul who built the ViacomCBS media empire, is dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, the mogul who built the ViacomCBS media empire, is dead at 97

Media magnate Sumner Redstone, who forged an empire of entertainment companies encompassing CBS, Viacom, and Paramount Pictures, died on August 11 at the age of 97. Redstone... Read more ...

Biden picks Kamala Harris, his former 2020 rival, to be his vice...

Biden picks Kamala Harris, his former 2020 rival, to be his vice presidential running mate

After months of speculation, former Vice President Joe Biden tapped Sen. Kamala Harris of California to be his vice presidential running mate. The 55-year-old former California... Read more ...

Big 10 postpones fall sports season

Big 10 postpones fall sports season

The Big Ten Conference is postponing it's fall sports season. In a statement released Tuesday the conference said all regular-season games, championships and tournaments are... Read more ...

4-year-old girl dies after South Side fire

4-year-old girl dies after South Side fire

CHICAGO - A 4-year-old girl has died after a fire on the city's South Side, according to police. Fire crews responded around 4:15 a.m. Wednesday to the 5700 block of S... Read more ...