Real Estate

The Longfellow Bridge spans the Charles River, connecting Boston’s Beacon Hill neighborhood with the Kendall Square area of Cambridge, Massachusetts. Getty For nearly one half-mile over the Charles River in Massachusetts, the Longfellow Bridge between Boston and Cambridge carries on as a multimodal model of reliability for 21st century transportation demands. To say it mildly
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Nowadays, any industry that technology takes on doesn’t stay the same for very long. Airbnb uprooted hospitality. Uber and Lyft changed transportation. Netflix not only changed entertainment, but shifted routines and enabled on-demand consumption. The list goes on. Each time tech puts its stamp on an industry, consumer behaviors shift and their expectations go up.
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Paul Manafort’s former condo listed for $3.2 million. Shoot and Showcase Paul Manafort’s former condominium, now in foreclosure, is listed for $3.2 million. It was the scene of the 2017 “no-knock raid” conducted in early-morning hours by FBI agents looking for documents and other materials related to the special counsel investigation of Russian meddling in
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Torn dollar with REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) paper message Getty Here’s a quick quiz for you: an imperative multiple-choice, single-question test that you can refuse to take. Though it might be to your detriment. If it’s any consolation, there’s no immediate penalty for answering wrong. It’s only if you forget the correct answer later
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Recently, California’s State Assembly passed a statewide rent control bill for all apartment units built more than 15 years ago. The Tenant Protection Act of 2019 (AB 1482) is, as of this writing, expected to be signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom and will place a cap on annual rental increases of 5% plus
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null Getty If you follow PropTech at all, you probably already know that real estate services giant JLL recently launched a new division, JLL Technologies. This group encompasses all tech-related activities under the JLL umbrella, including the JLL Spark PropTech venture fund, and will be led by Spark co-CEOs Mihir Shah and Yishai Lerner.  The
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In this Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo, an apartment building under construction nears completion in downtown Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux) ASSOCIATED PRESS Apartment construction was expected to peak in 2016/2017 according to many industry watchers and participants, but evidently the market didn’t get the memo. It seemed like the boom in rental apartment buildings
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A 165-acre island in the United States Virgin Islands that neighbors Epstein’s “pedophile island” Small Saint James (pictured), was sold for $22.5 million to an offshore company in 2016. (AP Photo/Gianfranco Gaglione) ASSOCIATED PRESS Jeffrey Epstein allegedly bought a second private island in the Caribbean using an unaware Dubai businessman as a front man to
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Inside Morningstar’s New York offices, where chief operating officer Michael Brawer is building a … [+] number of new products for blockchain-based securities. Michael del Castillo Credit ratings giant Morningstar is making a number of previously unknown moves into the burgeoning industry of assets issued on a blockchain. The rating agency that made its name
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