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Luxury Housing Market Amid Interest Rate Cut, a Duplex Park Avenue Apartment and More
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Luxury Housing Market Amid Interest Rate Cut, a Duplex Park Avenue Apartment and More

Coronavirus Sends Mortgage Rates Lower, But Will It Be Enough? U. K.'s Biggest Estate Agency Merger Called Off Due to Coronavirus Outbreak LSL...

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Classical Contemporary Meets the Future
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Classical Contemporary Meets the Future

For more than 25 years, New York-based architect Robert A. M. Stern has designed buildings that seamlessly fit into-and enrich-the Manhattan...

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Amenities, Naturally
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Amenities, Naturally

If any trend in luxury amenities is emerging, it might well be something as basic as nature. An outdoor city retreat or a tropical vegetable farm...

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Affluent Escape to Remote, Off-Season Vacation Rentals Amid Coronavirus Fears
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Affluent Escape to Remote, Off-Season Vacation Rentals Amid Coronavirus Fears

Gray skies over Cape Cod, where it was chilly and raining on Friday, didn't stem an unseasonal tide in inquiries for short-term rental houses there...

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Classic Park Avenue Duplex in a 1929 Building Designed by Rosario Candela
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Classic Park Avenue Duplex in a 1929 Building Designed by Rosario Candela

In the apartment, a private elevator landing opens onto an expansive marble gallery that serves as an anchor to the public entertaining rooms. In...

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Coronavirus Updates: The Fed Cuts Rates; Stock Futures Slide; Apple, Nike Close Stores
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Coronavirus Updates: The Fed Cuts Rates; Stock Futures Slide; Apple, Nike Close Stores

Will U. S. Health Care Ever Be the Same?Heard on the Street's Charley Grant looks at how the coronavirus will change the face of U.S. health care....

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Architecturally Unique New Condo Developments
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Architecturally Unique New Condo Developments

Soaring arches, curvy corners, bold pops of color, and abundant outdoor space define the newest crop of luxury condominiums being built around the...

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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million
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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million

High Mountain Camp, a 350-acre off-the-grid property with three residential cabins in Virginia, will be marketed as a "self-sustaining survivalist...

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Apple Closes All Its Stores Outside China Over Coronavirus
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Apple Closes All Its Stores Outside China Over Coronavirus

Apple Inc. Apple said the stores would be closed until March 27 in light of the worsening spread of the virus, which according to figures from...

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Megadevelopments Rising
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Megadevelopments Rising

With potentially tens of thousands of new homes, hundreds of thousands of square feet of new shops, and restaurants and office towers to boot,...

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Manchester, England, and Edinburgh, Scotland, Poised to Make the Biggest Leaps in Prices
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Manchester, England, and Edinburgh, Scotland, Poised to Make the Biggest Leaps in Prices

Manchester, England, and Edinburgh, Scotland, are set to see the largest jumps in residential sales prices of any U. K. cities over the next five...

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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million
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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million

High Mountain Camp, a 350-acre off-the-grid property with three residential cabins in Virginia, will be marketed as a "self-sustaining survivalist...

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Private Islands Offer Safety and Status, But Not Investment Stability
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Private Islands Offer Safety and Status, But Not Investment Stability

A private island is about as clear-cut a status symbol as they come, conjuring up images of travel by yacht, absolute privacy, and billionaire...

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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million
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350-Acre Survivalist Mountain Escape in Virginia to List for $17 Million

High Mountain Camp, a 350-acre off-the-grid property with three residential cabins in Virginia, will be marketed as a "self-sustaining survivalist...

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Coronavirus vs Mortgage Rates, Pandemic Bankrupts Over 100 Chinese Developers and More
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Coronavirus vs Mortgage Rates, Pandemic Bankrupts Over 100 Chinese Developers and More

What's Being Done to Reduce High Property Taxes in Illinois? Banks Offering Payment Deferments in Light of Coronavirus Banks like Santander, Virgin...

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Blackstone and StuyTown Tenants Clash Over Rent Regulation
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Blackstone and StuyTown Tenants Clash Over Rent Regulation

Blackstone Group Inc. At issue is whether the new law should apply to thousands of the highest-paying renters at Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper...

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Luxury Rental Prices and Transactions in Manhattan Fell in February
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Luxury Rental Prices and Transactions in Manhattan Fell in February

New York City's luxury rental prices remained sturdy last month on the backdrop of an uncertain and softening sales market. In February, median...

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Your Open-Floor Office Could Help Spread Coronavirus
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Your Open-Floor Office Could Help Spread Coronavirus

After years of squeezing ever more workers into tighter office spaces, companies are realizing how efficiently the modern workspace can spread...

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Birmingham, England’s Real Estate Market Is Signaling a Boom
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Birmingham, England’s Real Estate Market Is Signaling a Boom

Birmingham's real estate market is poised to take off, boosted by a fast-growing local economy and its relative affordability, according to a...

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Bracing for Sea Rise, Miami Beach Fights Tide of Angry Residents
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Bracing for Sea Rise, Miami Beach Fights Tide of Angry Residents

People dine at a restaurant in Miami Beach, Fla. The city is especially vulnerable to climate change. U. S. People dine at a restaurant in Miami...

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London’s Bayswater Offers Charm and Luxury Homes, at Something of a Discount Compared to Its Neighbors
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London’s Bayswater Offers Charm and Luxury Homes, at Something of a Discount Compared to Its Neighbors

Bayswater is a classic central London neighborhood, with magnificent stuccoed terraces, pretty garden squares and Hyde Park as its back garden....

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Beware the Big Price Tag for a Mall REIT With Roots in Sears
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Beware the Big Price Tag for a Mall REIT With Roots in Sears

Real estate was the ace in the hole in Eddie Lampert's investment strategy for Sears Holdings. Before that year was out, Berkshire Hathaway CEO...

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The Case for Housing Safe Havens at a Time of Increasing Crisis
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The Case for Housing Safe Havens at a Time of Increasing Crisis

Investors braced for crisis tend to home in on secure places to store wealth, such as bonds, gold, good ol' cash, and in the realm of real estate,...

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Don’t expect interest rates on 30-year mortgages to fall below 3%, says Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner
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Don’t expect interest rates on 30-year mortgages to fall below 3%, says Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner

The past few years have been a roller-coaster ride for the mortgage industry, as interest rates have seesawed up and down. Mortgage rates hit an...

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Mortgage Rates Hit Record Low, But Coronavirus May Deter Buyers
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Mortgage Rates Hit Record Low, But Coronavirus May Deter Buyers

Mortgage rates fell to their lowest level on record Thursday, pulled down by fears that the spread of coronavirus could weigh on the U. S. economy....

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Target stores and Amazon ‘mini-facilities’ are dueling for same-day delivery dominance
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Target stores and Amazon ‘mini-facilities’ are dueling for same-day delivery dominance

The same-day delivery battle between Target Corp. and Amazon.com Inc. is heating up with Target using its stores to its advantage and Amazon's mini...

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Coronavirus Fallout Poses Challenges for Most Vulnerable U.S. Retailers
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Coronavirus Fallout Poses Challenges for Most Vulnerable U.S. Retailers

The weakest U. S. retailers face the biggest risks from the coronavirus epidemic if Chinese factories overseas remain understaffed and customers at...

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Mark Cross’s CEO Ulrik Garde Due on Heritage and Sustainability
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Mark Cross’s CEO Ulrik Garde Due on Heritage and Sustainability

Ulrik Garde Due is well-known in luxury circles, having held executive positions in such fashion and jewelry brands as LVMH, Burberry, and Georg...

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Grocers, Retailers Prepare for Surge in Demand as Coronavirus Spreads
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Grocers, Retailers Prepare for Surge in Demand as Coronavirus Spreads

Supermarkets and other retailers are preparing for a surge in demand and shoppers are stocking up on staple foods and cleaning supplies as more...

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Mortgage rates fall to three-year low amid coronavirus fears — here’s why they may not hit an all-time low
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Mortgage rates fall to three-year low amid coronavirus fears — here’s why they may not hit an all-time low

Mortgage rates dropped back to a three-year low, extending the possibility of major savings for Americans who choose to refinance their home loans....

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