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A nonprofit struggles to define its mission.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: William A. Sahlman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Jeff Goldblum, who's enjoying something of a renaissance as a pitchman, has scored another gig in a peculiar role as a futurist for Apartments.com—helping to introduce the company's very advanced, perhaps even futuristic new apartment-listings website....
From: AdWeek | By: Tim Nudd | Monday, March 2, 2015
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by Nicole Dieker Elizabeth is a 31-year-old lawyer in Washington, D.C. ND: So, Elizabeth, tell us a little bit about your finances. Elizabeth: Well, I’ve always been a saver. Even as a kid, I thought we were so poor and I would worry about my dad getting...
From: The Billfold | By: Nicole Dieker | Monday, March 2, 2015
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  NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Are you a risk taker? If you are, a high-beta stock might be for you. Beta is a popular measure of volatility because it "distills a pretty complicated concept into a single number. If it's above 1, then the stock is 'riskier...
From: TheStreet | By: Laurie Kulikowski | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Windsor Terrace Food Coop is expected to open on March 21 in Brooklyn, which has become a hotbed of small co-ops in the last few years....
From: New York Times | By: STUART MILLER | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The ranking illustrates how states perform in the five essential elements of well-being: purpose, social, financial, community, and physical...
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Samsung Co. Ltd. launched its new flagship smart phone the Galaxy S6 Sunday and as rumored the phone comes in two versions: a standard S6 and the S6 Edge, with the Edge supporting edges on both sides of its screen. … Continue reading →...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Duncan Riley | Monday, March 2, 2015
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About 4,000 pieces of Alexander Ney’s art must be removed from a Manhattan apartment by March 19, lest they appear not in galleries, but in the trash....
From: New York Times | By: MATT A.V. CHABAN | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Madrid (AFP) - Spanish property developer Martinsa Fadesa said Monday it would file for liquidation bankruptcy in one of the country's biggest insolvencies, which comes as the sector shows signs of recovery from a 2008 real estate collapse.The company,...
From: Business Insider | By: Ingrid Bazinet | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges....
From: The Atlantic | By: Alana Semuels | Monday, March 2, 2015
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This is my second column for the Illinois Policy Institute, where I am now a senior fellow.The article was written well ahead of the Moody's downgrade of Chicago pensions last Friday, with a final edit made on Friday, and posted then on the IPI website.Illinois...
From: Global Economic Trend Analysis | By: Mike Mish Shedlock | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Robert De Niro Hit With $6 Million IRS Tax Lien The Internal Revenue Service has hit Robert De Niro with a $6.4 million tax lien, according to records filed this month. Via The Smoking Gun reports: In a notice sent...
From: Bossip | By: deolacola | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The first-ever Dallas Startup Week begins today, aiming to introduce the region’s different entrepreneurial ecosystems to each other. “Now, there is collaboration happening,” says Michael Sitarzewski, one of the startup week’s organizers. “We’re...
From: Xconomy | By: Angela Shah | Monday, March 2, 2015
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What's the trouble with timeshares? GettyDevelopers tout timeshares as being a way to prepay future vacations at today's prices, but there's one group you shouldn't buy from. How to purchase without added feesMore in finance 30 year mortgages may go...
From: Wallet Pop | Monday, March 2, 2015
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KKR & Co. LLP has completed its previously announced acquisition of an 85.05 percent stake in Pioneer Corp's DJ equipment business. No financial terms were disclosed; however, an earlier peHUB report tagged the value at $551 million....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Monday, March 2, 2015
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March 2: China gets a rate cut for the second time in three months. Plus, get your smartphone at the ready for the World Mobile Congress The post There’s something about (the People’s Bank of) China appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Katherine Dunn | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Pioneer Corp. said Monday it completed a share repurchase agreement where KKR will own 85.05 percent of PDJ Holdings Co Ltd., the holding company for Pioneer DJ. Pioneer Corp. will have 14.95 percent. Financial terms weren't announced. Pioneer DJ, of...
From: PE Hub | By: Luisa Beltran | Monday, March 2, 2015
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This week, three real estate brokers are cutting off customers’ online access to recent final home sales prices — coveted information that can help buyers and sellers gauge a property’s worth — because of a threat made by the Toronto Real Estate...
From: CBC | By: Sophia Harris | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Operatives of a secretive Iran-backed terrorist network in Turkey scouted the area hosting a radar site in Malatya's Kürecik district that is part of a NATO early warning radar system, an ongoing investigation has revealed. According to an 854-page...
From: Free Republic | By: Today's Zaman | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Geoff Raby, Australia's former ambassador to Beijing, says Chinese interest in Australian farms and processing assets is surging, despite the Abbott government's crackdown on foreign purchases of agricultural land and real estate.
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Australia ordered Hong Kong-listed Evergrande Real Estate Group to sell a Sydney mansion worth A$39 million (US$30 million), saying it was bought ill...
From: The Standard Hong Kong | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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BUYER: Bruce Jenner LOCATION: Malibu, Calif. PRICE: $3,575,000 SIZE: (approx.) 3,500 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: More than a week ago, the people at People let the real estate cat out of the proverbial bag about how...
From: Variety | By: Mark David | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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If you’ve ever bought pet food, office supplies or TVs in Las Vegas, Keith Bassett has probably touched your life. As a commercial real estate broker, Bassett negotiated deals in the 1980s and ’90s to bring to Southern Nevada some of the nation’s...
From: Las Vegas Review-Journal | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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The Queens real estate market is hot — but is it this hot?...
From: New York Daily News | By: Katherine Clarke | Tuesday, March 3, 2015
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Only a fraction of hosts who rent homes to temporary visitors have registered with the city, and many say the process is mired in time-consuming bureaucracy. After four full weeks, a total of 159 hosts have applied, while 254 more have appointments booked...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: By Carolyn Said | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Attorney John Dyro joined Holland & Knight as a senior counsel in Jacksonville. Dyro will represent lenders, borrowers, buyers and sellers in connection with financing, purchasing and selling real estate, including portfolio and syndicated loans....
From: Florida Times-Union | By: Staff | Monday, March 2, 2015
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From the March issue: A political bombshell exploded in Albany last month and the debris is covering the New York City real estate industry. In a series of stories this month, we examine the fallout surrounding the arrest and indictment of the once-powerful...
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Despite telling ‘Vogue’ last year that L.A. gives her “a very sad feeling.”read more...
From: Hollywood Reporter | By: Rebecca Sun | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Differences on land-use policy are causing clashes between Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration and the City Council, and threaten to create a serious rift between the two traditional allies. In neighborhoods ranging from East New York, where Council...
From: The Real Deal | By: Rich Bockmann | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Who knew a zombie infestation could reinvigorate the real estate market? At least, that’s the hope behind the current eBay sale of nine buildings in Grantville, Ga., a town made famous by AMC’s “The Walking Dead.” Grantville graced small screens...
From: Variety | By: Marianne Zumberge | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Accra, March 2, GNA - Online real estate website, Lamudi, has launched its Lamudi Academy in a bid to offer online marketing training to agents and individuals who use its website. The Academy is geared towards providing individuals and real estate agents...
From: Modern Ghana | By: Modern Ghana | Monday, March 2, 2015
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[caption id="attachment_478910" align="aligncenter" width="570"] Clockwise from left: 768 5th Avenue, 176 Perry Street (Unit 10S), 50 Central Park South and 3 East 95th Street (Unit 4)[/caption] Chetrit Group’s planned $150 million penthouse at 550...
From: The Real Deal | By: Kerry Barger | Monday, March 2, 2015
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“State to offer early retirement deals; layoffs may follow” is a Boston Globe story about the state government here in Massachusetts facing a $1.5 billion budget gap. With a total population of 6.745 million and a working population of about 3.5...
From: Philip Greenspun | By: philg | Monday, March 2, 2015
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For just $680k you could own a piece of zombie history. The town of Grantville, GA has put its downtown area up for sale on eBay, and the row of buildings available for purchase was featured in one of the episodes from Season 3 of “The Walking Dead.”...
From: The Daily What | By: TDW | Monday, March 2, 2015
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A summary of recent transactions and personnel news within Greater Boston's real estate community. Justin Krebs has left his position as partner in charge of Normandy Real Estate Partners' Boston and New England offices to become executive vice president...
From: Mass High Tech | By: Catherine Carlock | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Massachusetts Teachers Association is moving its headquarters from Beacon Hill to Quincy's Heritage Landing corporate campus. The MTA, a 110,000-member teachers union, has signed a long-term lease for 46,000 square feet at Heritage Landing, a 350,000-square-foot...
From: Mass High Tech | By: Catherine Carlock | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Each week, The Real Deal and CityRealty look back at Manhattan's priciest apartment sales. Click here to see this week's version....
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Monday, March 2, 2015
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March 03, 2015 1:53 AMINVESTORS from Singapore remained Asia's biggest buyers of international real estate last year as capital outflows from the region hit a record....
From: Straits Times | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Good real estate. The Lower East Side location of Whynot Coffee is one of the handsomest coffee shops in the city — and it's perennially packed — so it came as a surprise when news leaked of its closing. But according to owner Emil Stefkov, he's...
From: New York Magazine | By: Sierra Tishgart | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Coworking space provider AlleyNYC raised $16 million in its Series A round and inked a lease for 36,000 square feet at the Kaufman Organization’s 119-125 West 24th Street. AlleyNYC is the first office tenant to sign at one of the four former Ring...
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Concord-based Mendosa-Balboni Fine Properties has joined international luxury real estate brand Engel & Völkers, and will become that firm's third Massachusetts office.
From: Banker and Tradesman | Monday, March 2, 2015
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We don’t know who will replace Barack Obama in the White House, but we do know what kind of home he or she will be leaving behind. We’ve charted them below, using data from real estate sales tracker Zillow. Not surprisingly, the only former Fortune...
From: Time | By: davejohndc | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Former Normandy Real Estate Partners executive Justin Krebs is teaming up with developer Steve Belkin to bolster Belkin's attempts to build a 740-foot-tall skyscraper in downtown Boston.
From: Banker and Tradesman | By: Steve Adams | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Over the last few weeks, we've been really busy trying to figure out how to keep the Chargers in San Diego, and how to pay for a new football stadium. One thing which has gotten lost is a discussion about what we would want in a new stadium. I love Chargers...
From: Bolts from the Blue | By: Jeff (sliderockmpc) | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Forbes' newly released list of the world's richest people includes such Illinois residents as hedge fund manager Ken Griffin, real estate investor Sam Zell and venture capitalist J.B. Pritzker....
From: Chicago Tribune | By: Becky Yerak | Monday, March 2, 2015
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The Waldorf-Astoria. The GM Building. The megadevelopment at Pacific Park. These trophy investments and scores of others point to something that can no longer be ignored: When it comes to real estate, New York City is now China’s town. We explore that...
From: The Real Deal | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Apparently Bob Gross the Cat wasn't the only four-legged creature that took up real estate in Gross's heart (though she was the only one entrusted with making investment decisions for his firm)....
From: Dealbreaker | By: Bess Levin | Monday, March 2, 2015
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Misconceptions are common when it comes to taxes in general, but some aspects of income tax preparation seem to have more than their fair share. A breeding ground for misconceptions is the discrepancies over rules: The actual IRS rules versus the rules...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Frank Addessi | Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Blackstone Group is looking to raise $15 billion of equity for a new global property fund. That amount would be a record for such a fund, according to Bloomberg. The Ohio Police & Fire Pension fund invested $70 million, the website reported. The...
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Monday, March 2, 2015
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After more than 15 years at its roughly 515,000-square-foot leased Mountain View campus, Microsoft Corp. believes it's time for an upgrade. The company turned in new plans to the city of Mountain View to renovate and redevelop portions of its prominent...
From: TechFlash | By: Nathan Donato-Weinstein | Monday, March 2, 2015
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