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by Namit Arora Former changing rooms in the Birla Industries Club ‘No man ever steps in the same river twice,’ wrote Heraclitus, the ancient Greek philosopher, ‘for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.’ Some also...
From: Three Quarks Daily | By: Namit Arora | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Filed under: Company News, Earnings, Market News, Consumer Goods, Investing Wesley Hitt/Getty Images From the leading athletic footwear maker hoping that it's all laced up ahead of its latest quarterly report to a homebuilder hoping to keep the housing...
From: Daily Finance | By: Rick Aristotle Munarriz | Monday, September 22, 2014
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For technology start-ups like Airbnb and Uber, efforts to gain a stronger foothold in European countries have been complicated by varying regulations from different governments....
From: New York Times | By: RAPHAEL MINDER and MARK SCOTT | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Harvard's Rob Stavins has published an opinion piece in the NY Times titled "Climate Realities".  Professor Stavins raises a series of reasonable points as he offers a sober assessment of where we now stand as we confront the climate change challenge;He...
From: Environmental and Urban Economics | By: Matthew Kahn | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Two articles about affordable housing draw responses on the need for more public units....
From: New York Times | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Coral reefs are dying off worldwide, but in the murky waters off of Miami, one man found some remarkable survivors....
From: Grist | By: Greg Hanscom | Monday, September 22, 2014
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John Perdikis, a Greek diplomat, World War II resistance fighter against Nazi occupation in Greece, and a Washington-area real estate investor died Sept. 9 at a health care center in Potomac, Md. He was 93. Read full article >>...
From: Washington Post | By: Bart Barnes | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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27 2 Avery Street, Unit 33B Boston, MA $1,495,000 2 beds  2 full baths 1,032 sqft Listed with Otis & Ahearn – Back Bay/Downtown MLS 71746219 25 2 Avery Street, Unit 32A Boston, MA $995,000 1 bed  1 full, 1 part baths 803 sqft Listed with Otis...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Monday, September 22, 2014
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New Boston condos for sale New Boston Real Estate Listings – Updated September 22, 2014 MLS # Status Address Area Description List Price 71745233 NEW 38 South Russell Street Boston 24 room, 15 bed, 8 bath 2/3 Family $3,100,000 71745241 NEW 15 Rutland...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Monday, September 22, 2014
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A Paris lounge brings to mind warm lights, fancy plats du jour, high fashion, and conversations between famous authors and artists. It does not, however, evoke a yurt, a hookah, and a patio on the rooftop of The Place. This Paris Lounge is a partnership...
From: The Beijinger | By: thebeijinger | Monday, September 22, 2014
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By Fredrik Arnold:Actionable Conclusion (1) Northstar Realty Financial (NYSE:NRF) at 31% Paced September Financial Dividend Dog UpsidesSpurred by a definitive agreement announced September 3rd to acquire a $1.1 billion hotel portfolio from Inland American...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: Fredrik Arnold | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Man arrested as sale of public housing in Millers Point allegedly boils over....
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Monday, September 22, 2014
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KUALA LUMPUR: 1MDB Real Estate Sdn Bhd (1MDB RE) has invited prospective contractors to take part in its pre-qualification exercise for the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) which will be developed over 70 acres in the heart of the city.
From: The Star Malaysia | Monday, September 22, 2014
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You often read very thoughtful progressives explain why the government sector in the US is too small. You'd think 40% of GDP would be enough, but they insist we have "unmet needs" for a single-payer health care system (18% of...
From: Econlog | By: Scott Sumner | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Mark Consuelos and Kelly Ripa’s penthouse sold for $20 million after being on the market for about 20 months. The couple may have had to wait quite some time for the right buyer, but they still made some cool cash on the deal considering they purchased...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacy Carey | Monday, September 22, 2014
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Each week, Fairness and Accuracy in Media provides a mini-critique of some important news and the media's treatment of it. Blast from the Past. At Daily Kos on this date in 2008—Three Times is Enemy Action: James Bond's wealthy nemesis may have had...
From: Daily Kos | By: Meteor Blades | Monday, September 22, 2014
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NORFOLK Nearly three years to the day since the collapse of Bank of the Commonwealth, authorities continue to pursue sanctions, and possibly more criminal penalties, against professionals linked to the bank.
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Monday, September 22, 2014
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COROLLA, N.C. An Outer Banks developer claims in a lawsuit that Currituck County will not let him build a commercial project where wild horses roam, in part because he is Jewish. The 2-year-old lawsuit made its way through the legal system, winding up...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Monday, September 22, 2014
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This may be the worst time in the past 25 years to own an office building in Northern Virginia. At least one with space to lease. After mostly uninhibited growth since the early 1980s — a run that produced some of America’s wealthiest counties —...
From: Washington Post | By: Jonathan O'Connell | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Outstanding opportunity to make this traditional Wellesley, MA Colonial your own! Set on an ended way in favorite Bates School neighborhood, this classic house features three generous bedrooms, 1.5 baths, bright, fireplaced living room, and cozy front...
From: Talk of our Towns | By: edrasser | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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A divorced dad who has been living out of his Mercedes van for the last year is on the hunt for an Upper West Side condo to call his own. Uri Toron, 72, first came onto West Side Rag's radar when they noticed all the yellow/red "Wanted Condo" signs he...
From: Gothamist | By: Ben Yakas | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Board games may be old fashioned to some but they're anything but boring no matter how big a board they're played on. Here are 9 of the biggest.
From: WebUrbanist | By: Steve | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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A Sh3 billion real estate project is at the centre of a dispute between a businessman and Dagoretti North MP Simba Arati.
From: Daily Nation Kenya | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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We all know investment in real estate can lead to financial freedom -- but which steps should we take? This article provides tips for those starting out....
From: The Motley Fool | By: Mark Ferguson, The Motley Fool | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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REAL estate agents who help foreigners buy established homes could be dragged into a new compliance regime.
From: The Australian | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Rumors of a curse haven’t stopped Bernie Madoff’s Upper East Side penthouse from trading yet again for $14.5 million. The former home of the notorious Ponzi schemer — penthouse A at 133 East 64th Street — was recently purchased by Lawrence Benenson,...
From: The Real Deal | By: ChrisC | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, announced on Sunday to end housing purchase restrictions in a bid to revive local property market.
From: China.org.cn | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Joel Glazer, co-owner of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, sold his Palm Beach home for $7.5 million — $1.8 million less than he paid in 2007, property records show....
From: South Florida Sun-Sentinel | By: By Paul Owers , | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Board-certified real estate lawyer Gary M. Singer writes about the housing market at SunSentinel.com/housekeys each Friday. To ask him a question, visit SunSentinel.com/askpro...
From: South Florida Sun-Sentinel | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Man is a territorial animal. A consequence is mass murder that proves that pacifism, meant as an antidote of aggression, facilitates bloodshed. If land is involved, leaders and peoples tend to lose their rationality and their moral compass of decency....
From: The Brussels Journal | By: George Handlery | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Real estate moves in mysterious ways, and in recent months a slight mystery has begun to emerge: All this summer, the Massachusetts market was breaking new records for pending sales – that is, homes for a which a purchase offer has been accepted but...
From: Banker and Tradesman | By: Colleen M. Sullivan | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Standing outside the rooftop balcony of the Native Son Alehouse, real estate developer Irving Chase looks at the East End development in downtown Santa Ana and sees a plan three years in the making. For the better part of two decades, the East End...
From: Orange County Register | By: BY JOSEPH PIMENTEL | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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PORTSMOUTH The folks at D&E Gardner Restaurant go out of their way to make you feel welcome and appreciated. You get a big "Hello!" when you arrive and a nice "Thank you for coming!" when you leave. You also get Southern-style home cooking, especially...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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By Christopher F. Davis:Most of my readers know that I believe that mREITs hold a rightful place as a small allocation in one's dividend/income portion of their portfolio. I have often covered in detail Annaly Capital (NYSE:NLY) and American Capital...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: Christopher F. Davis | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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By The Vice Investor: Negative sentiment This year, casino operators in Macau are big dogs. Amidst the headlines on the risks of the explosion of the Chinese real estate bubble , the IMF's downward revision of Chinese forecasted growth and the crackdown...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: The Vice Investor | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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By Double Dividend Stocks:Know anyone who has been hunting for an apartment lately? Chances are, you'll hear complaints about rising rents. Ever since the recession, apartments have been in strong demand, which has pushed average US national vacancy...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: Double Dividend Stocks | Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Boston Allston Condos: Active Listings Boston condos Price Range # of Listings Avg. Days on Market $0 – $49,999 22 42 $50,000 – $99,999 0 0 $100,000 – $149,999 0 0 $150,000 – $199,999 0 0 $200,000 – $249,999 0 0 $250,000 – $299,999 1 51 $300,000...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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My real estate education came through a different form than a classroom, a mentor or a self-help book. I learned it on my own....
From: The Motley Fool | By: Nathan Brooks, The Motley Fool | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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In a boost to the real estate sector the environment ministry may soon allow state governments to take a call on setting up new townships information technology and developmental parks near tiger reserves national parks ecosensitive zones and critically...
From: Hindustan Times | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Understanding FHA loan options is crucial for most buyers of San Diego real estate...
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: Derrick Evens | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Back Bay Condo Market 9/20/14    Back Bay Condos  8/20/2014  9/20/2014 Price Range Number of Listings Avg. Days on Market vs. today Number of Listings Avg. Days on Market Under $50,000 191 46 142 56 $50,000 – $99,999 - - 1 10 $100,000 – $149,999...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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This week’s subjects include landlords withholding security deposits, endless application fees and rent-stabilized apartments....
From: New York Times | By: RONDA KAYSEN | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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The buy-low/sell-high philosophy is not only successful in real estate, the stock market and at swap meets. This is one of the strategies employed by the smartest fantasy football minds. You should trade a player when his fantasy value is at its highest...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Craig Rondinone | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Boston Beacon Hill Condos for Sale 8 70 Revere St, Unit 3 Boston, MA $479,000 Open House 1 bed  1 full bath 521 sqft   lot 521 sqft Listed with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage – Boston – Beacon Hill MLS 71744776 6 77a Revere, Unit 0 Boston,...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Boston Beacon Hill condos for sale 10 31 Myrtle St, Unit 1 Boston, MA $379,000 1 bed  1 full bath 496 sqft   lot 496 sqft Listed with Bostonia Properties MLS 71738520 12 68 Phillips Street, Unit 6 Boston, MA $329,000 1 bed  1 full bath 400 sqft Listed...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Boston Beacon Hill Condos Sold   Price Range # of Listings Avg. Days on Market Average Sale Price Average List Price SP:LP Ratio Average Orig Price SP:OP Ratio $0 – $49,999 44 37 $2,786 $2,809 100 $2,958 94 $50,000 – $99,999 0 0 $0 $0 0 $0 0 $100,000...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Boston Condos for sale Beacon Hill 8 70 Revere St, Unit 3 Boston, MA $479,000 Open House 1 bed  1 full bath 521 sqft   lot 521 sqft Listed with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage – Boston – Beacon Hill MLS 71744776 11 35 Revere St, Unit 4 Boston,...
From: Boston Real Estate Blog | By: John Ford | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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  There’s no feeling like that of gained independence, but for those who are first-timers in getting away from the nest, the transition can make for a rocky start unless one is methodical about the takeoff. If you’re planning on living on your own,...
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: Guest Blogger | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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I'm constantly astounded by how frequently people tout real estate as a great investment. Take a look at this example from Quora, for instance:Buy a single-family, 3 bedroom rental for $180,000. Rent = $1,200/month. That's about 7% rate of return on...
From: Piaw's Blog | By: Piaw Na | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Soho China, the Beijing real estate developer whose billionaire founders Pan Shiyi and Zhang Xin have been associated with some of China’s most stylish commercial buildings, tonight formally cut the ribbon on the first of two projects scheduled to...
From: Forbes | By: Russell Flannery | Saturday, September 20, 2014
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