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  • Why Kaisa's default isn't a sign of more to come
    Why Kaisa's default isn't a sign of more to come

    Despite fears Kaisa's dollar-bond default may herald of a wave of more to come from China, the property developer's troubles may be more of a one-off soap opera.

    Why Kaisa's default isn't a sign of more to come

    Despite fears Kaisa's dollar-bond default may herald of a wave of more to come from China, the property developer's troubles may be more of a one-off soap opera.

  • Photos: Demi Moore's New York penthouse
    Photos: Demi Moore's New York penthouse

    Her triplex sits atop the south tower of the San Remo building on the Upper West Side.

  • 12 Ways to Enhance Your Outdoor Space

    Determine where you want the focal point to be and use these 12 tips on how to enhance your outdoor space.

    Determine where you want the focal point to be and use these 12 tips on how to enhance your outdoor space.

  • ESPN calls foul on Verizon FiOS Custom TV

    Shortly after announcing Custom TV, a streamlined, customizable TV package that targets would-be cord cutters, Verizon was told that its current contract with ESPN doesn't allow it to offer the sports …

    Shortly after announcing Custom TV, a streamlined, customizable TV package that targets would-be cord cutters, Verizon was told that its current contract with ESPN doesn't allow it to offer the sports giant's channels as part of a separate, add-on package. Announced last week, the Verizon FiOS Custom TV plan combines broadband …

  • Tiny Seattle house takes a final stand

    A tiny house walled in by a shopping mall in Seattle, similar to the movie "Up," is being auctioned on Monday, leaving its future uncertain.

    Tiny Seattle house takes a final stand

    A tiny house walled in by a shopping mall in Seattle, similar to the movie "Up," is being auctioned on Monday, leaving its future uncertain.

  • For retirees, downsizing has many upsides

    While many retirees opt to downsize their living arrangements to save money, a move should also be about location and quality of life, say experts.

    For retirees, downsizing has many upsides

    While many retirees opt to downsize their living arrangements to save money, a move should also be about location and quality of life, say experts.

  • George Lucas strikes back...with affordable homes

    George Lucas plans to build an affordable-housing complex in the same neighborhood that denied his film studio there almost three years ago.

    George Lucas strikes back...with affordable homes

    George Lucas plans to build an affordable-housing complex in the same neighborhood that denied his film studio there almost three years ago.

  • Rupert Murdoch's penthouse on sale for $72 million

    For a hefty $72 million, Rupert Murdoch's penthouse in One Madison, Manhattan is on the market, the Wall Street Journal reported.

    Rupert Murdoch's penthouse on sale for $72 million

    For a hefty $72 million, Rupert Murdoch's penthouse in One Madison, Manhattan is on the market, the Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Real Housewife Ramona Singer lists Hamptons mansion for rent

    It's the same home where she reportedly caught her husband cheating. It's rumored that the Singers will sell in the fall to settle their divorce.

    Photos: Real Housewife Ramona Singer's Hamptons mansion for rent

    It's the same home where she reportedly caught her husband cheating. It's rumored that the Singers will sell in the fall to settle their divorce.

  • Peek into home of 'Empire's' Lucious Lyon -- owned in real life by strip-club mogul

    Sam Cecola, owner of Chicago's (in)famous Admiral Theatre, has had his own run-ins with the law.

    Photos: Lucious Lyon's "Empire" house

    Sam Cecola, owner of Chicago's (in)famous Admiral Theatre, has had his own run-ins with the law.

  • Bjork is selling humble Iceland summerhouse

    The singer has owned the 1,000-square-foot cottage for almost 13 years. She's asking $205,000.

    Photos: Bjork's summerhouse in Iceland

    The singer has owned the 1,000-square-foot cottage for almost 13 years. She's asking $205,000.

  • Second-home real estate play is hot-for now

    With interest rates projected to rise and inventory tight, the window for purchasing a second home at an affordable price may be starting to close.

    Second-home real estate play is hot-for now

    With interest rates projected to rise and inventory tight, the window for purchasing a second home at an affordable price may be starting to close.

  • 13 Ways to Instantly Increase Your Home’s Curb Appeal

    If you’re trying to sell your home this spring, consider the following ways to increase the curb appeal of your home to attract prospective buyers and give your home an edge on the market.

    If you’re trying to sell your home this spring, consider the following ways to increase the curb appeal of your home to attract prospective buyers and give your home an edge on the market.

  • Indianapolis 'pimp house,' possibly the Midwest's tackiest mansion, is now less than half-price

    It's actually five regular ranch homes cobbled together by a pimp turned construction mogul named Jerry Hostetler, whose taste in dolphin statues and the like is notorious.

    Photos: Indianapolis 'pimp house'

    It's actually five regular ranch homes cobbled together by a pimp turned construction mogul named Jerry Hostetler, whose taste in dolphin statues and the like is notorious.

  • Jack Welch: Why financial services a 'changed game'

    Former GE boss Jack Welch tells CNBC the deal to break up the company he helped create was a smart move since times have changed.

    Jack Welch: Why financial services a 'changed game'

    Former GE boss Jack Welch tells CNBC the deal to break up the company he helped create was a smart move since times have changed.

  • Philly housing lifted by grads who stick around

    Graduates from the plethora of Philadelphia colleges could boost a reviving housing market in the city.

    Philly housing lifted by grads who stick around

    Graduates from the plethora of Philadelphia colleges could boost a reviving housing market in the city.

  • US housing starts rise below expectations

    U.S. housing starts rose far less than expected in March and permits recorded their biggest drop since last May.

    US housing starts rise below expectations

    U.S. housing starts rose far less than expected in March and permits recorded their biggest drop since last May.

  • New Zealand govt, central bank clash on housing

    Increasing supply is the only way to cool New Zealand's red-hot housing market, the deputy prime minister told CNBC, ignoring calls for new taxes.

    New Zealand govt, central bank clash on housing

    Increasing supply is the only way to cool New Zealand's red-hot housing market, the deputy prime minister told CNBC, ignoring calls for new taxes.

  • Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley buy revamped designer digs in Beverly Hills

    The couple bought the home from fashion designer Jenni Kayne and her husband, paying $13 million.

    Photos: Jason Statham and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's new home

    The couple bought the home from fashion designer Jenni Kayne and her husband, paying $13 million.

  • Beware triple-play TV bundles costs

    When you’re paying more than $150 a month for TV, Internet, and phone service, as I am, a promotion offering a triple-play bundle for $79.99 or even $99.99 a month sounds like a can’t-lose proposition. …

    When you’re paying more than $150 a month for TV, Internet, and phone service, as I am, a promotion offering a triple-play bundle for $79.99 or even $99.99 a month sounds like a can’t-lose proposition. We found that recent promotions from Optimum (Cablevision), Verizon FiOS, and Xfinity (Comcast) included a number of fees. …

  • Home builder confidence jumps to 2015 peak

    Home builders are bullish on low interest rates and continued job growth as spring home buying season kicks into high gear.

    Home builder confidence jumps to 2015 peak

    Home builders are bullish on low interest rates and continued job growth as spring home buying season kicks into high gear.

  • Weekly mortgage applications drop as rates tick higher

    Mortgage applications decreased 2.3 percent from the prior week as interest rates ticked up slightly, according to an industry report.

    Weekly mortgage applications drop as rates tick higher

    Mortgage applications decreased 2.3 percent from the prior week as interest rates ticked up slightly, according to an industry report.

  • Aussie property's bubbly days are numbered: Goldman

    Australia's property prices have looked bubbly for a while, but the surge is likely to hit a wall soon amid a combination of few births, high mortality and sparse migration, Goldman Sachs said.

    Aussie property's bubbly days are numbered: Goldman

    Australia's property prices have looked bubbly for a while, but the surge is likely to hit a wall soon amid a combination of few births, high mortality and sparse migration, Goldman Sachs said.

  • Indonesia's property tax delay: Sop to the rich?

    Reforms of Indonesia's easily-sidestepped luxury property taxes may be on ice, but the taxman is likely still coming for the wealthy, analysts said.

    Indonesia's property tax delay: Sop to the rich?

    Reforms of Indonesia's easily-sidestepped luxury property taxes may be on ice, but the taxman is likely still coming for the wealthy, analysts said.

  • Millennials delay home buying, despite rising rent

    Despite rising rent prices and low interest rates, young Americans are largely still choosing to rent instead of buy.

    Millennials delay home buying, despite rising rent

    Despite rising rent prices and low interest rates, young Americans are largely still choosing to rent instead of buy.

  • 3 fixer-upper danger signs that need a closer look

    If you’re new to homeownership, you may not be familiar with many responsibilities that are now yours. Here are some items to keep in mind, especially if you got a 'great deal' because your home needed …

    If you’re new to homeownership, you may not be familiar with many responsibilities that are now yours. Here are some items to keep in mind, especially if you got a 'great deal' because your home needed a little TLC.

  • Zillow shares fall after weak guidance

    Zillow shares dropped as much as 12 percent Tuesday morning, after the company held a call that included guidance well below Wall Street estimates.

    Zillow shares fall after weak guidance

    Zillow shares dropped as much as 12 percent Tuesday morning, after the company held a call that included guidance well below Wall Street estimates.

  • 10 garden and landscaping tips from Jamie Durie

    The TV star has a new show tackling 'the most overgrown backyards in America.'

    The TV star has a new show tackling 'the most overgrown backyards in America.'

  • Jessica Alba lists her Beverly Hills bachelorette pad for rent

    Alba bought the house for $1.1 million when she was just 21, and listed it for rent at $9,000 after she married. Now she has remodeled and is asking $12,000 a month.

    Photos: Jessica Alba's bachelorette pad in Beverly Hills

    Alba bought the house for $1.1 million when she was just 21, and listed it for rent at $9,000 after she married. Now she has remodeled and is asking $12,000 a month.

  • Blackstone's real estate play, by the numbers

    Blackstone Group's planned $2 billion purchase of GE's Excel Trust shows the firm's reliance on real estate investments.

    Blackstone's real estate play, by the numbers

    Blackstone Group's planned $2 billion purchase of GE's Excel Trust shows the firm's reliance on real estate investments.

 
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