WSJ Real Estate News

  • Work on an 800-foot-tall tower in East Midtown that has been under construction for six months was halted last week following a vote by the New York City Council to limit skyscrapers in the area,.
    Created: 12/3/2017 10:23:48 AM
  • Mall owners long treated gyms, massage parlors, and billiards halls as unwanted tenants that attracted lower-rent visitors who were unlikely to shop. Now they’re giving health clubs some of their best real estate.
    Created: 11/27/2017 11:03:17 AM
  • Asking rents for New Jersey office space are nearing records as landlords undertake extensive renovations and fill older properties with top-notch amenities.
    Created: 11/26/2017 3:21:53 PM
  • Brookfield Property Partners LP has made a $14.8 billion offer to acquire the shares of mall owner GGP Inc. that it doesn’t already own, according to people familiar with the matter.
    Created: 11/13/2017 3:27:52 AM
  • The seller is Jon Venetos, the former head of Surveyor Capital, which is part of hedge-fund giant Citadel.
    Created: 5/12/2017 7:50:33 AM
  • A roundup of real-estate news in the tri-state region
    Created: 11/17/2015 6:50:27 PM
  • In Los Angeles, an abode that has housed generations of Hollywood legends can be the ultimate status symbol, but there are complications when it is time to sell.
    Created: 11/5/2015 11:34:53 PM
  • Microsoft will step onto one of the world’s biggest retail stages Monday when it opens its Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan as part of its strategy to boost direct contact with consumers.
    Created: 10/26/2015 10:29:14 AM
  • Increasingly, developers use a wide range of splashy affairs to promote luxury residential real-estate sales in autumn, the most important sales period after spring.
    Created: 10/26/2015 9:55:28 AM
  • Rokitt’s augmented-reality technology helps architects and residents see a skyline’s potential.
    Created: 10/25/2015 6:23:41 PM
  • Projects by schools, hospitals and others more than tripled in the first half of this year compared with a year earlier.
    Created: 9/15/2015 9:07:44 PM
  • Once dismissed as cheap and ugly, cork is becoming cool as top designers create pieces that are not only sustainable, but covetable.
    Created: 7/23/2015 11:33:57 PM
  • The city Landmarks Preservation Commission is scheduled to hold a hearing Tuesday on designating the Stonewall Inn as an individual landmark for its pivotal role in New York City’s social history.
    Created: 7/19/2015 11:33:16 PM
  • Take a tour of these classic residences, including Modernist designer Eileen Gray’s 1929 villa, now open to the public after years of restoration.
    Created: 7/2/2015 11:34:10 PM
  • Collectors are tuning into radios designed by Charles and Ray Eames—a more accessible way to own an original by the midcentury masters.
    Created: 6/25/2015 11:35:21 PM
  • In a sign of the changing beverage market, a longtime plant and distribution facility of juice maker Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. will soon be home to the company Bai Brands, which produces drinks made from the coffee fruit.
    Created: 6/17/2015 3:26:41 PM
  • New York City’s rent regulations expired at midnight Monday as Albany lawmakers couldn’t agree on how to renew a law that afforded protection to more than two million people.
    Created: 6/16/2015 9:32:22 AM
  • Even if you aren’t ready for Marie Kondo’s life-changing magic, you can still embrace the beauty of simplicity by investing in items that are functional and stylish.
    Created: 6/12/2015 11:33:45 PM
  • A slew of innovative app-based services help New Yorkers instantly book short stints at the smallest of city spaces—a bathroom, a living room, an office. Need a pit stop? Try Airpnp.
    Created: 6/12/2015 11:33:33 PM
  • The affluent New Jersey community, population 10,600, is about 25 miles from Manhattan. Residents are drawn by its well-regarded public schools, relatively low property taxes and bucolic atmosphere.
    Created: 6/12/2015 11:32:34 PM
  • This luxury period-style home on more than 50,000 square feet of land has a national park out the back door and is just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.
    Created: 6/10/2015 11:34:29 PM
  • Choose the perfect vase to display those long-awaited spring flowers at their best.
    Created: 6/4/2015 11:33:05 PM
  • A study by the advocacy group LiveOn NY has identified 39 parking lots in the five boroughs that it says are underused and would be better used as housing for seniors.
    Created: 5/20/2015 7:46:21 PM
  • The Kroeses are selling their waterside home in Westbrook, Conn., designed to complement lives spent largely on sailboats. The nautically themed home is on the market for $1.975 million.
    Created: 5/20/2015 7:28:15 PM
  • A round-up of commercial real-estate news in the Greater New York region.
    Created: 5/17/2015 7:12:04 PM
  • With a new Chelsea condominium that’s 80% sold, Scott Resnick shows he’s up to the challenge of developing residential projects on his own.
    Created: 5/17/2015 7:06:50 PM
  • A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made billionaire who cemented the enclosed shopping mall into American culture has died. He was 91.
    Created: 5/15/2015 11:34:06 PM
  • A creative director crafts a San Francisco home dedicated to daring, whimsy and fun.
    Created: 5/14/2015 11:35:01 PM
  • Buyers value new, highly personalized houses—forget resales. This model has one happy side-effect: a flourishing of some of the world’s most wonderfully bizarre architecture.
    Created: 5/14/2015 11:33:22 PM
  • Known as “Gemini,” the nearly 16-acre estate south of Palm Beach is one of the highest priced listings in the country
    Created: 5/14/2015 11:33:06 PM
  • The “Austin Powers” creator purchased the 4,200-square-foot penthouse in Soho for roughly $7.9 million in 2007
    Created: 5/14/2015 11:32:25 PM
  • The actress/dancer was a tomboy who grew up in a lively Washington, D.C., home.
    Created: 5/13/2015 11:33:32 PM
  • Under construction, the apartment has the highest asking price in the city.
    Created: 5/13/2015 11:32:33 PM
  • Anyone inspired to donate their home to charity should know that the tax rules are complicated.
    Created: 5/13/2015 11:32:29 PM
  • An analysis of home listings over a two-month period identifies San Jose, Calif., as the place where home buyers need to act quickly.
    Created: 5/12/2015 11:33:35 PM
  • A look inside the $85,000 closet renovation of a California doctor.
    Created: 5/12/2015 11:32:23 PM
  • Spain’s second city is luring new home buyers who like the city-and-surf lifestyle of the coastal metropolis.
    Created: 5/7/2015 11:33:59 PM
  • There are rare deals in glittering Cap d’Antibes, the onetime party spot of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.
    Created: 5/7/2015 11:33:53 PM
  • The 98-acre property in Mount Kisco, N.Y. was once owned by showman Billy Rose
    Created: 5/7/2015 11:33:10 PM
  • Homes with a special feature that is no longer allowed under local building rules may give owners an edge when it’s time to sell.
    Created: 5/6/2015 11:32:26 PM
  • A roundup of real-estate news in the Greater New York area.
    Created: 4/19/2015 7:21:49 PM
  • A. Mitti Liebersohn has left his longtime brokerage team at JLL to join Avison Young’s New York office.
    Created: 4/19/2015 7:18:53 PM
  • The Federal Housing Finance Agency is set to direct Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce mortgage fees on some borrowers.
    Created: 4/15/2015 6:43:30 PM
  • Many who lost their homes during the early part of the financial crisis are rebounding after credit-penalty phase.
    Created: 4/9/2015 10:48:25 AM