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by Nikole Hannah-Jones FB.init({ appId : '229862657130557', // App ID status : true, // check login status cookie : true, // enable cookies to allow the server to access the session xfbml : true // parse XFBML }); ProPublica Share on Facebook Share on...
From: ProPublica | By: ProPublica | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Dropped by one homeowners’ insurance company, an Airbnb host gets conflicting information from two others....
From: New York Times | By: RON LIEBER | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Attorneys for jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth have filed an emergency motion seeking to have him released.
From: Fox News | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Josh Liberson is a minimalist. Brooke Williams is a maximalist. Diplomacy is required....
From: New York Times | By: DAN SHAW | Friday, December 19, 2014
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This week’s questions address holiday lights, leaks and rent stabilization....
From: New York Times | By: RONDA KAYSEN | Friday, December 19, 2014
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This week’s properties are in Frenchtown, N.J., and Harrison, N.Y....
From: New York Times | Friday, December 19, 2014
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This weeks properties include apartments in Midtown, Gramercy Park and Bedford-Stuyvesant....
From: New York Times | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Major objections did not prevent a giant building from obscuring a familiar view....
From: New York Times | By: CHRISTOPHER GRAY | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Many of the loans are now aimed at those with higher net worth....
From: New York Times | By: LISA PREVOST | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Filed under: Budgeting Alamy Budgeting strikes fear (or annoyance, or disgust) into the hearts of many people, because we tend to see budgeting as something that is tedious, is complicated and keeps us from having any form. But budgeting doesn't have...
From: Daily Finance | By: Paula Pant | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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A home convenient to city and airports, with a recording studio on the premises....
From: New York Times | By: ROBIN FINN | Friday, December 19, 2014
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More apartment towers are in line for the Brooklyn waterfront....
From: New York Times | By: ALISON GREGOR | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Developers, and subsequently buyers, try to turn Miami into New York’s sixth borough....
From: New York Times | By: JULIE SATOW | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Mount Vernon and Monticello nearly vanished.
From: City Journal | By: Myron Magnet | Friday, December 19, 2014
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This post Can Money Printing Cause Deflation? appeared first on Daily Reckoning. "There has been an issue that has preoccupied my mind for a long time," writes Dr. Marc Faber. "In economics, it is generally accepted that if the quantity of money and...
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: Marc Faber | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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The first season of Serial is over, and the reverberations from the world’s most infuriating podcast have only begun. It’s clear, however, that its outrageous success will yield at least two direct results over the next year: A few more advertising...
From: The Awl | By: Matt Buchanan | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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H.I.G. Capital has acquired most of the assets associated with Ferro Corp.'s Polymer Additives Division. No financial terms were disclosed. As a result of the transaction, PAD, which is based in Independence, Ohio, will be renamed Valerus Specialty Chemicals....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, December 19, 2014
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New York’s real estate community said goodbye in 2014 to several pioneering developers and agents who helped to shape the city’s skyline. But the year started with the kidnapping and grisly murder of a little-known Brooklyn landlord, and every twist...
From: The Real Deal | By: EB | Friday, December 19, 2014
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After getting a taste of international operation in 2014, Houzz is going back for a second helping in 2015. With overseas outposts currently in the UK, Australia, Germany, and France, the home remodeling and design community will expand its footprint...
From: Pando Daily | By: Michael Carney | Friday, December 19, 2014
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A West Palm Beach addiction treatment center is trading a nonprofit parent in Pennsylvania for a for-profit parent in Texas. Caron Treatment Centers said today that it’s selling Hanley Center in West Palm Beach and ......
From: Palm Beach Post | By: Jeff Ostrowski | Friday, December 19, 2014
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We will never learn of the names, lives, and deaths of countless Black men and boys murdered by police - and slavery enforcers, hate groups, vigilantes, and a host of others – dating back to the earliest days of this country's history. The names and...
From: Truthout | Friday, December 19, 2014
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GI Partners has agreed to buy Canadian healthcare IT firm Logibec from OMERS Private Equity. No financial terms were disclosed.
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Yesterday, we released the RogerEbert.com consensus Top Ten Films of 2014. Today, we dig deeper, presenting you with all submitted lists from our wonderful critics and independent contributors. There are over a hundred films cited below as one of the...
From: Roger Ebert | By: The Editors | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Pátria Investimentos and Blackstone said Friday they have acquired four office buildings in Rio de Janeiro from Opportunity’s Real Estate Fund for R$700 million. Pátria and Blackstone will own the portfolio in a 50/50 joint venture....
From: PE Hub | By: Luisa Beltran | Friday, December 19, 2014
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GI Partners said Friday it acquired Logibec from OMERS Private Equity. Financial terms weren’t announced. Montreal based Logibec is a healthcare IT company.
From: PE Hub | By: Luisa Beltran | Friday, December 19, 2014
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In its quest to further upend the mayonnaise market, Hampton Creek, the San Francisco vegan food startup, has raised $90 million in venture capital from a hefty slate of investors that includes Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. In a lawsuit filed in late...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: By Stephanie M. Lee | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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I've been looking at real estate in County Cavan, Ireland and have a question about the wording. I notice that the word "derelict" is used - does this have a specific meaning in Irish law as it relates to property, or are they using it in the common...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Tchad | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Have you seen style tiles, element collages, or pattern libraries? These are just a few examples of how designers are reacting to the explosion of devices and interface sizes. After all, thinking about the parts of a “page”—not just the sum of...
From: Brainsparks | By: Sean Carmichael | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Paul Hiebert talks to psychologist Barry Schwartz about how modern trends—social media, FOMO, customer review sites—fit in with arguments he made a decade ago in his highly influential book, The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less....
From: Miller McCune | By: Paul Hiebert | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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The bundle is dead; long live the bundle. But this isn’t the familiar 20th-century package of paper and ink. It’s a bundle that lives as code, often assembled by other bits of code, and almost invariably run by people who write code, not words. The...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Alfred Hermida | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Everyone has predictions for what 2015 will bring the media industry, but only one has made me cross my fingers and hope it’s true. It’s that 2015 will be the year the push notification grows up. As part of Nieman Lab’s Journalism Predictions for...
From: Media Bistro | By: Karen Fratti | Thursday, December 18, 2014
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At times like these, when rental housing is in short supply, questions are raised about rental-occupancy standards.
From: Seattle Times | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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In 2004, Beijing issued a ban on the construction of golf courses in China. But since the moratorium went into effect, no other country has built more golf courses. Author Dan Washburn joins Bill Littlefield to discuss his new book "The Forbidden Game."...
From: WBUR | By: Bill Littlefield | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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There are many potential renters who want to raise children in quiet, upscale neighborhoods with good schools, but can’t afford homes in sought-after urban centers, says David Nagel, president of Decron Properties.
From: Seattle Times | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Here are some energy-saving and money-saving tips for the winter.
From: Seattle Times | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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The built-in deodorizing system is battery-operated and automatically activates when the user sits on the seat.
From: Seattle Times | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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In Hong Kong, a group of investment bankers recently traded in their suits for boxing gear. Charlie Schroeder was in Hong Kong to check out the action at the eighth annual Hedge Fund Fight Nite.
From: WBUR | By: Charlie Schroeder | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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The real estate crunch in San Francisco has reached a new level of absurdity. There's now a site called "Can I Stay With You While I Rent My Place On AirBnb?" It's exactly what it sounds like — a site that matches Airbnb listing owners with each other....
From: Business Insider | By: Matt Rosoff | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Attorneys for jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth have filed an emergency motion seeking to have him released.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Attorneys for jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth filed an emergency motion with a federal judge Friday seeking his release, saying the one-time billionaire was willing to provide whatever information…Click to Continue »...
From: Charlotte Observer | By: Associated Press (MATTHEW BROWN) | Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Real estate brokers came face to face with a gigantic snake after it slithered onto their Florida office's doorstep....
From: New York Daily News | By: LEE MORAN | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Comedian and real estate mover and shaker Ellen DeGeneres just repurchased the midcentury house she sold in 2007 from the very person she sold it to! The $2.75 million post and beam ranch, built in 1956, features four bedrooms, four baths, a pool, and...
From: CasaSugar | By: Maggie-Winterfeldt | Friday, December 19, 2014
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MEDINA, Wash. (AP) — Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Wow! He must've really wanted this house and property if he was willing to beat out Beyoncé for it! Minecraft creator Markus Persson must've made a lot of money while selling his video game to Microsoft because the dude just bought a place in Beverly...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Friday, December 19, 2014
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A new lease by the Walt Disney Co. in downtown Seattle is further proof that tech and media companies are at home in high-rise office buildings. Disney not only renewed its lease at the 40-story Fourth & Madison tower, it's taking additional space,...
From: TechFlash | By: Marc Stiles | Friday, December 19, 2014
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The French government has sold a Fifth Avenue townhouse where consulate staffers lived for decades for $36.4 million. The 30-foot-wide Carnegie Hill townhouse is located between 95th and 96th Streets on the Upper East Side, and boasts views of Central...
From: The Real Deal | By: The Real Deal Staff | Friday, December 19, 2014
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National brokerage Coldwell Banker terminated its franchise agreement with the embattled Bellmarc Group today amid claims that the Manhattan firm failed to pay thousands of dollars in fees, both companies told The Real Deal. Bellmarc and the San Francisco-based...
From: The Real Deal | By: Rich Bockmann | Friday, December 19, 2014
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A Florida city began litigating in February over the expected holiday display extravaganza at the Plantation Acres home of Mark and Kathy Hyatt, who were…...
From: ABA Journal | Friday, December 19, 2014
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A collection of real estate transactions, violations, grants and donations, mergers and acquisitions, and awards from Oregon and southwest Washington.
From: OregonLive | By: Vickie Kavanagh | vkavanagh@oregonian.com | Friday, December 19, 2014
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Following a slow first half of the year, the commercial mortgage-backed securities market is seeing a flurry of activity as lending standards continue to ease up. Since July 1, Wall Street firms have sold about $45.4 billion of securities backed by loans...
From: The Real Deal | By: The Real Deal Staff | Friday, December 19, 2014
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