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  • Gant Daily - Karim Rashid: Lets reinvent clothes as if the world hadnt existed before
    7/3/2015 @ 7:15 AM - Karim Rashids clothes dont fit. When the 54-year-old design demi-god pulls on his trademark candy-coloured suit-combos, theyre never quite right, he admits. Theyre the best he can find, but even these dont fit the age we live in. Its the digital age,” or the casual age,” also the epoch of the empowerment of the individual,” depending on which aspect...
  • The Atlantic - When a Mural Is in Jeopardy: Best #Cityreads of the Week
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - The mural "Common Threads" by "Meg Saligman" is seen in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. What Right Do Muralists Have to the Buildings They Paint On? ” Paige Pfleger, NPR It took artist Katherine Craig about a...
  • Remodelista - 6 Favorites: Traditional Cast Iron Skillets
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - There's little you can't make (or bake) with a 10-inch cast iron skillet, and if you look after it properly (season it regularly), cast iron cookware will last you a lifetime and beyond. Here are six favorites. Above: A chef's dream: a...
  • Realtor.com News - New Portland Trail Blazer Al-Farouq Aminu Wants a Renter for His L.A. Home
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - Ronald Martinez/Getty Images NBA forward  Al-Farouq Aminu   opted out of...
  • Tribeca Citizen - Nosy Neighbor: Whats Going on Under Nobu Next Door?
    7/3/2015 @ 6:02 AM - Whats going on under Nobu Next Door? Ive never seen a sidewalk ripped up so that you can see the cellar level! -V. I asked the folks at Myriad Restaurant Group, which owns Nobu, and I was told to ask the owners of 105 Hudson instead. We're replacing our sidewalks and redoing our vaults,” was the answer. Why...
  • EV Grieve - Progress and frustration at B&H Dairy
    7/3/2015 @ 4:40 AM - [ B&H in happier days by Ken Goldstein via Facebook ] B&H Dairy has remained shuttered since the deadly Second Avenue gas explosion on March 26. The 73-year-old lunch counter at 127 Second Ave. between East Seventh Street and St. Mark's Place was close to reopening several times this spring, only to encounter an...
  • EV Grieve - East Village (temporarily) down 1 psychic
    7/3/2015 @ 4:23 AM - The psychic who has been psychicing from the psychic's space above Dunkin' Donuts on First Avenue at East Sixth Street has moved out of her home of 17-plus years, according to Bill the Libertarian Anarchist. Apparently she is taking her business to Midtown. It is not immediately clear what will become of this space. (The psychic signs remain...
  • EV Grieve - An unsettling sneak preview at the Quad Cinema
    7/3/2015 @ 4:20 AM - The Quad Cinema closed for renovations back on May 1 . EVG Michael Alex shared this photo showing the current state of the 43-year-old theater on East 13th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue Real-estate developer Charles S. Cohen, a well-known film buff, bought the theater last summer. "New...
  • EV Grieve - Plywood arrives for Tompkins Square Bagels build-out on 2nd Avenue
    7/3/2015 @ 4:20 AM - As we've been reporting, Tompkins Square Bagels is opening a second East Village location - this one at 184 Second Ave. between East 11th Street and East 12th Street. Workers erected the plywood outside the storefront for the renovations yesterday. Owner Christopher Pugliese told us previously that he hopes to be up and running here in December. ...
  • Daily Finance - 5 Reasons the Fed Will Raise Interest Rates Soon
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Inflation , Unemployment Rate , Federal Reserve , Interest Rates , Economy Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP By Peter Morici NEW YORK -- On Thursday, the Department of Labor reported that the economy added 223,000 jobs in June --...
  • Multi-Housing News - D.C. Now Home to Green Garages
    7/3/2015 @ 12:42 AM - By Adrian Maties, Associate Editor Click to enlarge After green offices, green apartments, green homes and green schools, whats next? How about green garages? On July 1, the Green Parking Council released a list of the first seven parking facilities in the country to achieve Green Garage Certification. Two of...
  • Times Union - Global wants judge to hear Port of Albany crude oil heating plan
    7/2/2015 @ 11:15 PM - Albany A Massachusetts-based energy company wants to make its case before a judge for a crude oil heating plant at the Port of Albany. Oil terminal owner Global Partners claims the state Department of Environmental Conservation has tied its plans in bureaucratic knots for two years to avoid making a controversial decision linked to a surge...
  • EV Grieve - Report of a fire on Stuyvesant Street
    7/2/2015 @ 8:50 PM - [ Photo by Brian Polay ] The FDNY is on the scene now on Stuyvesant Street between Second Avenue/East 10th Street and Third Avenue... MAN ALL HANDS 29 STUYVESTANT ST, FIRE ON 3RD FLR, — FDNY (@FDNY) July 3, 2015 There are reports of smoke ... and firefighters breaking glass.
  • Brokers Weekly - Extell launches sales at 70 Charlton
    7/2/2015 @ 6:18 PM - Gary Barnett More than 200 guests gathered to celebrate the launch of sales for 70 Charlton Street, Extell Development Companys latest residential development in West Soho. Guests were given an exclusive preview of the newly opened sales center, which features detailed finishing that will be offered in the 92 luxury residences. Extell's founder and...
  • Curbed - Compare & Contrast: 8 NYC Apartments That Cost as Much as Luxury Storage Units
    7/2/2015 @ 6:15 PM - The supertall towers and super luxury buildings popping up all over Manhattan command sky-high prices for their condos, but the prices they ask for their uninhabitable spaces can be even more mindboggling. Bloomberg Business ran the numbers on half a dozen pricey new developments and found, to no one's surprise, that many offer separate...
  • Quartz - Quartz Daily Brief-Asia edition-Greece votes, IMF unloads, BP settles, bubble wrap pops
    7/2/2015 @ 6:00 PM - What to watch for today (and this weekend) The United States celebrates Independence Day. Financial markets and many businesses are closed as the country observes the July 4 anniversary of the Declaration of Independence a day early. Greeces pivotal vote. Sundays somewhat confusing referendum hinges on whether Greeks are willing...
  • ArchDaily - VIA 57 West: Challenging Form and Urban Development in Manhattan
    7/2/2015 @ 6:00 PM - Image © Matthew Carbone Join the CTBUH New York City Chapter for a discussion on the VIA 57 West building. Guest speakers Bjarke Ingels (BIG), Aine Brazil (Thornton Tomasetti), and Jeff Crompton (Hunter Roberts) will discuss the architecture, engineering and the construction process behind this unique structure. VIA stands...
  • Forbes - Heidi Klum Finds New York City Rental
    7/2/2015 @ 5:57 PM - Heidi Klum has returned home to Manhattan - at least for a little while. The supermodel and 'Project Runway' host is reportedly back 'in' at a luxury modern townhouse in the West Village. It's the second time Klum has temporarily housed herself and her clan in the 7,180-square-foot home, which had a rental list price [...]
  • Curbed - Pricespotter: Botched Reveal: $575,000 For a Flowery 1BR in The Excelsior
    7/2/2015 @ 5:50 PM - As was pointed out a bit over enthusiastically by newbie Curbed commenter REnthusiast , this week's flowery and spacious one-bedroom Midtown East co-op is indeed apartment 16F in The Excelsior at 303 East 57th Street . For those who forget, The Excelsior is the same building in which crooner Billy Joel 's been trying to unload his...
  • Curbed - Oh Say Can You See!: Where to Watch the 4th of July Fireworks in NYC, 2015 Edition
    7/2/2015 @ 5:47 PM - [Photo of the 2014 fireworks by Oscar/Curbed Flickr pool ] Once again, the annual 4th of July fireworks show will take place on the East River, but this year, the 25-minute Macy's spectacular will shoot off from two locations, not just one. A double barge will be placed just south of the...
  • Inman News - SoFi says 'so what' to traditional mortgage lending
    7/2/2015 @ 5:09 PM - In 2014, Dr. Sekuleo Gathers was in the market to buy a home. The New York emergency medicine physician was in a good financial position to buy, but he encountered unexpected obstacles in applying for a mortgage loan ...
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  • Washington Post Real Estate - Maryland open houses July 4-5
    7/3/2015 @ 7:51 AM - Here's a list of open houses taking place this weekend in Maryland. We've divided the list by counties. To learn more about the properties for sale, click on the link underneath the address, which will take you to the listing. As always, feel free to search a listing of properties for sale in the Washington […]
  • Realtor.com News - Light It Up: Independence Homes Ranked on the Fireworks Index
    7/3/2015 @ 6:01 AM - realtor.com Independence: It's what the 13 colonies declared in 1776. It's...
  • Washington Post Real Estate - Once with a medical suite, this home is anything but sterile
    7/3/2015 @ 5:30 AM - For years, pediatrician Arthur Kreischer saw patients at his American University Park home. When he built the house in 1987, he had the first floor constructed as a medical suite with exam rooms and a laboratory. He and his family lived on the upper two floors. When the home was sold earlier this year, Bethesda-based […]
  • Daily Finance - 5 Reasons the Fed Will Raise Interest Rates Soon
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Inflation , Unemployment Rate , Federal Reserve , Interest Rates , Economy Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP By Peter Morici NEW YORK -- On Thursday, the Department of Labor reported that the economy added 223,000 jobs in June --...
  • Multi-Housing News - D.C. Now Home to Green Garages
    7/3/2015 @ 12:42 AM - By Adrian Maties, Associate Editor Click to enlarge After green offices, green apartments, green homes and green schools, whats next? How about green garages? On July 1, the Green Parking Council released a list of the first seven parking facilities in the country to achieve Green Garage Certification. Two of...
  • Multi-Housing News - Kettler, Meridian Boro into Tysons
    7/3/2015 @ 12:38 AM - By Adrian Maties, Associate Editor Two Greater Washington companies have teamed up to build a huge residential and retail development in the heart of Tysons. Kettler and The Meridian Group are the two companies behind the massive project, called The Boro. The 3.7 million-square-foot development will bring a mix of...
  • Gant Daily - GOP worries about Donald Trump fallout
    7/2/2015 @ 5:30 PM - Republicans seeking to broaden the partys appeal to Latino voters have a challenge: Donald Trump. The bombastic businessman, who is seeking the GOP presidential nomination, is leaving many Republicans worried about the fallout from his comments that immigrants from Latin America are killers” and rapists.” Donald Trumps comments are hurtful for the cause of Republicans who want to...
  • Gant Daily - Rick Perry asks black voters to give GOP a second chance
    7/2/2015 @ 5:00 PM - Rick Perry on Thursday said the Republican Party lost some of its moral legitimacy” by not vying for the black vote in past elections, adding that the GOP has much to do” to earn the trust of African-Americans. Perry, the former Texas governor and 2016 presidential hopeful, used a half-hour speech at the National Press Club in Washington to...
  • Realtor.com News - Lost River Modern: A West Virginia Cabin Provides a Retreat From Urban Chaos
    7/2/2015 @ 4:43 PM - realtor.com This 2,048-square-foot Danish modern home , located only two...
  • Brokers Weekly - HAVE YOU HEARD: Art dealer buys at 200 Chambers, Pharm scion buys pad at city's oldest co-op
    7/2/2015 @ 4:10 PM - ART dealer Louis Meisel has bought a three-bedroom condo at 200 Chambers Street for $3.5 million, according to city records. An author and proponent of the photorealist art movement, Meisel opened one of the first art galleries in SoHo at 141 Prince Street. The sale was listed with the city as an LLC dubbed 'Slam It,?...
  • Brokers Weekly - Sabra makes $234M bet on nursing shift
    7/2/2015 @ 4:02 PM - Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. has agreed to purchase a portfolio of four transitional care facilities located in Maryland. Sabra agreed to acquire four skilled nursing facilities that specialize in transitional care and medically complex post-surgical, ventilator and dialysis patients with a total of 678 licensed beds (the NMS Portfolio) located in Maryland for $234.0 million. Upon completion of...
  • Realtor.com News - If These Walls Could Talk: Real Estate Built During the American Revolution
    7/2/2015 @ 3:40 PM - realtor.com With Independence Day coming up, we waxed architecturally historic-a #TBT...
  • Brokers Weekly - WHO'S NEWS: Wiener named VP at L&L, CBC appoints Clare Kelly
    7/2/2015 @ 3:33 PM - Andrew Wiener has been named Vice President - Director of Leasing at L&L Holding Company, LLC. In his new post, he will collaborate with L&L Executive Vice President David Berkey in overseeing all leasing activity for the firm's New York City office portfolio, which comprises over 6.5 million square feet of rentable space. He will also continue to help...
  • Inman News - 3-D home of the day
    7/2/2015 @ 3:01 PM - Step inside this modern yet rustic estate and feel immediately at ease. This Potomac, Maryland, home combines the finest materials with expert craftsmanship. It sits close to the Potomac River and has a strong connection to its surrounding landscape ...
  • Brokers Weekly - On The Scene: C&W makes assignments, Baywater acquires Stamford property
    7/2/2015 @ 2:44 PM - AGENTS Cushman & Wakefield announced the following exclusive assignments: • The sale of a newly constructed office building at 97-17 64th Road, between Queens Boulevard and 98th Street in the Rego Park neighborhood of Queens. The asking price is $7,950,000. Built in 2014, the seven-level building contains 12,200 s/f and features elevator access to all seven levels and two...
  • Multi-Housing News - Historic Baltimore Landmark Opens as Apartments
    7/2/2015 @ 1:27 PM - By Adrian Maties, Associate Editor Another downtown Baltimore office building has been converted into apartments and is now ready to receive its first residents. The Equitable Building, at 10 N. Calvert St., was originally constructed in 1891 and is considered Baltimore's first skyscraper. Once an office property, it is now home to 189 apartments....
  • Forbes - Forbes Tracker: Who's Dumped Trump Today?
    7/2/2015 @ 1:00 PM - US presidential hopeful Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Maryland Republican Party's 25th Annual Red, White & Blue Dinner on June 23, 2015 at the BWI Airport Marriott in Linthicum, Maryland. AFP PHOTO / PAUL J. RICHARDS (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images) Since announcing he'll run for president, [...]
  • Fortune - Carlyles Rubenstein: My tax rate isnt a major concern
    7/2/2015 @ 12:37 PM - David Rubenstein, co-CEO of private equity giant The Carlyle Group CG , isnt worried about Congress possibly raising his taxes by raising capital gains rates or closing the so-called carried interest loophole . Not because he thinks either of those things should happen (he doesnt), but because hes giving his...
  • Quartz - Im now convinced that Donald Trump will change the game for Republicans
    7/2/2015 @ 11:30 AM - I didnt want to write about Donald Trumps biennial flirtation with politics because I didnt think it would matter to anyone who doesnt host a low-rated political news show . After all, Trump is a man who makes money by putting his name on things, and to do that, you need your name known, and the credulous spectacle...
  • Gant Daily - Washington Navy Yard: Police say all clear after lockdown
    7/2/2015 @ 10:30 AM - Federal law enforcement has given the all clear” at the Washington Navy Yard on Thursday morning, after a lockdown forced workers to hold-in-place and filled the Southeast D.C. neighborhood with police and ambulance vehicles. The U.S. Navy tweeted that the facility was under lockdown around 8 a.m. EDT. The complex is the site of a 2013 shooting where...
  • Washington Post Real Estate - Mortgage rates move higher ahead of holiday weekend
    7/2/2015 @ 10:11 AM - Mortgage rates continued to wander upward, according to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, with the 30-year fixed-rate average hitting its highest point of the year. The 30-year fixed-rate average climbed to 4.08 percent with an average 0.6 point, its highest level since early October. (Points are fees paid to a lender equal […]
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  • Variety - Calvin Klein Lists Miami Retreat, Buys L.A. Architectural
    7/2/2015 @ 6:10 PM - SELLER: Calvin Klein LOCATION: Miami, Fla. PRICE: $16 million SIZE: 5,802 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half bathrooms YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: We already know some of y'all are going to gripe and snivel with a burning sense of celebrity real estate self-righteousness about how this is ancient news. And that's just fine.... Read more »
  • Gant Daily - GOP worries about Donald Trump fallout
    7/2/2015 @ 5:30 PM - Republicans seeking to broaden the partys appeal to Latino voters have a challenge: Donald Trump. The bombastic businessman, who is seeking the GOP presidential nomination, is leaving many Republicans worried about the fallout from his comments that immigrants from Latin America are killers” and rapists.” Donald Trumps comments are hurtful for the cause of Republicans who want to...
  • Realtor.com News - Ex-MLB All-Star Randy Winn Is Selling Beautiful Spread in California
    7/2/2015 @ 5:05 PM - Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images Four years after his retirement,...
  • Brokers Weekly - AROUND TOWN EVENTS SEMINARS MEETINGS TALKS
    7/2/2015 @ 4:06 PM - Memorial Golf Tournament July 7: The Industrial and Office Real Estate Brokers Association of the New York Metropolitan Area (IOREBA) will host the Jeffrey Siegel Memorial Golf and Tennis Outing at the Crestmont Country Club in West Orange, NJ. This year's event will once again benefit The Community Food Bank of New Jersey's 'Move for Hunger' program. All guests are...
  • Brokers Weekly - $100M FedEx financing deal closes
    7/2/2015 @ 4:03 PM - Holliday Fenoglio Fowler secured $98.8 million in acquisition financing for an eight-property portfolio that is 100 percent leased to FedEx and totals 1.49 million square feet in California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey and Texas. HFF worked on behalf of the borrower, Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust, to arrange the seven-year, fixed-rate loan through Guggenheim Commercial Real Estate Finance's Chicago...
  • Mortgage News Daily - CoreLogic Ties Fraud Risk to Interest Rates, Purchases
    7/2/2015 @ 4:01 PM - A new analysis by CoreLogic shows an increased risk of mortgage application fraud associated with purchase loans while loans made forrefinancing are showing decreased risk. Thus,as rates rise and refinancing diminishes, fraud can be expected to rise aswell. The company, which has tracked fraud since 2010, said that applicationfraud has increased in Florida, New Jersey and New...
  • RE Journals - Profile: The professional sports league Arthur J. Rogers & Co.s Brian Schmitz played for before returning to the industry
    7/2/2015 @ 2:16 PM - Brian with wife, Ashley Brian Schmitz has been a part of the real estate industry ever since he was 16. Now twenty years later, he's still with the firm that showed him the ins and outs of the business-Arthur J. Rogers & Co.-and Schmitz has certainly come a long way since...
  • Multi-Housing News - Condo-Like Lifestyle in the Suburbs – Q&A with Terras David Martin
    7/2/2015 @ 12:46 PM - By Balazs Szekely, Associate Editor Doral Commons appears to be well on its way to open near the end of this year. As previously reported , Terra is putting the finishing touches on the 140,000 square-foot retail plaza. It turned out that  The Courtelis Co., which is in charge of leasing, has been quite...
  • CNBC Realty Check - Short supply pushes Tampa home prices higher
    7/2/2015 @ 11:33 AM - The median price of a Tampa home sold in May jumped 12.4 percent from a year ago to $204,000 in May, says the local Realtors group.
  • Quartz - Im now convinced that Donald Trump will change the game for Republicans
    7/2/2015 @ 11:30 AM - I didnt want to write about Donald Trumps biennial flirtation with politics because I didnt think it would matter to anyone who doesnt host a low-rated political news show . After all, Trump is a man who makes money by putting his name on things, and to do that, you need your name known, and the credulous spectacle...
  • World Property Channel - Miami's Luxury Market Enjoying Higher Median Sale Prices in 2015
    7/2/2015 @ 8:43 AM - According to the Miami Association of Realtors, Miami's luxury properties saw a significant year-over-year rise in median sales prices in the first quarter of 2015. Single-family homes priced at $1 million or above had a median sales price of $1.7 million in the 2015 first quarter, a 6.25 percent increase from $1.6 million in the 2014 first quarter....
  • Realtor.com News - DJ Smokey Smokes Smokin Hot July 4th Weekend Playlist
    7/2/2015 @ 8:00 AM - background: Chris Clinton/iStock The worlds financial markets are stuck in the...
  • Real Estate Tech News - New Real Estate Tech Makes Investing Simpler
    7/2/2015 @ 7:45 AM - In the last few years, real estate investing has become increasingly easier for investors at every end of the spectrum. Now, a new real estate tech firm is significantly reducing the amount of effort and time involved in bringing commercial real estate tech investment opportunities to clients. Acquire Real Estate has announced it is utilizing breakthrough technology to...
  • Gant Daily - Copa America 2015: Kaka fears for Brazils beautiful game
    7/2/2015 @ 7:30 AM - He was the man who epitomized Brazils love affair with Joga Bonito” the beautiful game. A touch to die for and possessing a lazer-like vision that only the greatest players are blessed with, Kaka sauntered his way through football matches, bringing light where others would only bring darkness. Right now Brazils Seleção is in its own dark...
  • Fortune - Flying on a private jet is getting much cheaper
    7/2/2015 @ 7:00 AM - The appeal of private air travel is hard to ignore: easy-to-reach airports, quiet terminals, no lines or long waits, reliable departure times, a peaceful flight. Traditionally, such privilege came at a steep price. You either had to charter your own aircraft with a broker or invest in a fractional ownership plan. With the advent of by-the-hour programs like the...
  • Miami Herald - Livin' on the dock of the bay
    7/2/2015 @ 4:00 AM - John Dinwiddie and Diane Brown own a house with twin engines. … Click to Continue »
  • Miami Herald - Real estate Q&A: Tenant can't finish lease after foreclosure
    7/2/2015 @ 4:00 AM - Q: We are renting an apartment, and the unit is in foreclosure. We keep getting notices in the mail about an upcoming foreclosure sale. We still have seven months left on our lease. Will we have to move out sooner? - Geri … Click to Continue »
  • Miami Herald - US design firm puts its stamp on Shanghai skyline
    7/2/2015 @ 4:00 AM - To grasp the enormous dimensions of the Shanghai Tower, try this simple exercise: … Click to Continue »
  • Miami Herald - The Mortgage Professor: Website features homebuyers should look for
    7/2/2015 @ 4:00 AM - Buyers who need a mortgage to purchase a home are less likely to use the Internet to find one than are existing owners looking to refinance, yet the benefits of online shopping are just as large if not larger for homebuyers. The problem may be that homebuyers expend so much time and energy on finding the right house that they...
  • Capital - Capital Playbook: de Blasio cues angry liberals; city looks at Uber parameters
    7/2/2015 @ 3:58 AM - By Azi Paybarah in Manhattan, Jimmy Vielkind in Albany, and Mike Allen in D.C., with Daniel Lippman #DeBlasiovsCuomo -- 'With little left to lose, de Blasio lashed out,' by Capital's Sally Goldenberg and Laura Nahmias: Maybe de Blasio's rationale was that his best chance of gaining leverage in their painfully uneven relationship is to rally existing resentment of...
  • Costar - CoStar's People of Note (June 28 - July 4)
    7/2/2015 @ 3:03 AM - It's time to update those contact managers with CoStar's People of Note, reporting news on significant new CRE hires and promotions. This week's issue includes the following markets: New York City, Houston, Northern New Jersey, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Chicago, South Florida, Phoenix / Tucson, and San Antonio.NEW YORK CITYEastern Consolidated Promotes Schnurman By Justin Sumner  Share  Email  Read
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  • Freshome - Entry Tower and Sweeping Views Over San Francisco Bay Defining The Belvedere Residence
    7/3/2015 @ 7:37 AM - Overlooking San Francisco Bay, the Belvedere Residence designed by Polsky Perlstein Architects aims at capturing light and surrounding vistas: The site has South and West views over the San Francisco Bay toward Sausalito and the Golden Gate Bridge. With a desire for connecting the home to the outside on both levels, the Main Level...
  • The Broker List - How To Get Your Commercial Real Estate Leased or Sold Quickly
    7/3/2015 @ 7:01 AM - This post originally appeared on tBL member Allen C. Buchanan's blog Location Advice and is republished with permission. Find out how to syndicate your content with theBrokerList. You just received a call from your tenant. The good news is that the tenants business is...
  • The Atlantic - When a Mural Is in Jeopardy: Best #Cityreads of the Week
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - The mural "Common Threads" by "Meg Saligman" is seen in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. What Right Do Muralists Have to the Buildings They Paint On? ” Paige Pfleger, NPR It took artist Katherine Craig about a...
  • Realtor.com News - New Portland Trail Blazer Al-Farouq Aminu Wants a Renter for His L.A. Home
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - Ronald Martinez/Getty Images NBA forward  Al-Farouq Aminu   opted out of...
  • Realtor.com News - Light It Up: Independence Homes Ranked on the Fireworks Index
    7/3/2015 @ 6:01 AM - realtor.com Independence: It's what the 13 colonies declared in 1776. It's...
  • Remodelista - The Green Housekeeping Goddess: Eco Living Advice from Priscilla Woolworth
    7/3/2015 @ 5:00 AM - Priscilla Woolworth has retail in her genes-four generations ago her family created the original five-and-dime that in its heyday was the largest chain store in the world. She continues the legacy in a modern, California way with Priscilla Woolworth , her online eco general store launched in 2009. Back then, she was living in LA with her two young...
  • Property Wire - Prime country house prices in Scotland affected by new land and building tax
    7/3/2015 @ 4:55 AM - Prime country house prices in Scotland increased by 0.2% between April and June taking annual growth to 1.4%, the latest index analysis report shows. But this is down from the recent high of 2.8% in June last year and the recently introduced Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT) seems to have had the greatest bearing on market performance. ...
  • Property Wire - Property prices and sales still falling in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
    7/3/2015 @ 4:02 AM - Residential sales and prices in Dubai are still on a downward trajectory and in neighbouring Abu Dhabi the market is also down apart from rentals. The Dubai residential property sales price index from REIDIN fell by 1.29% in May and prices are now down 5.7% year on year. A breakdown of the figures shows that apartment sales prices...
  • ArchDaily - Manchester's Whitworth Art Gallery Named 2015 Museum of the Year
    7/3/2015 @ 4:00 AM - © Alan Williams The acclaimed Whitworth Art Gallery  in Manchester , northern England, has been named by the Art Fund as the 2015 Museum of the Year. The project has been hailed by the jury as "one of the great museum achievements of recent years," citing its "transformation - architecturally, curatorially, and as a...
  • Property Wire - Bank voices concern about higher mortgages and potential effect on UK economy
    7/3/2015 @ 2:50 AM - The Bank of England is concerned that home buyers are taking on bigger mortgages because house prices are rising too fast in the UK, but it is first time buyers who are not offered enough, experts warn. The Bank says that with prices rising faster than mortgages there could be rising debt levels and the economy could be at...
  • Freshome - Optimum Flow of Spaces Exhibited by Mid-Century Modern Home in California
    7/3/2015 @ 1:40 AM - Klopf Architecture, Outer Space Landscape Architects, and Flegels Construction updated a classical 1950s original mid-century modern home designed by the late Frank Lloyd Wright apprentice Ellis Jacobs. Klopf Architecture pushed the original design intent to make the house more open and uniform from space to space, while improving energy efficiency. The project also involved capitalizing more on the already...
  • Daily Finance - 8 Sizzling Fourth of July Sales
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Retail , Holiday Shopping , How to Save Money , Stores AP July Fourth is a great time to celebrate our country and grab a deal or two. By Lori McDaniel The scorching heat and humidity are reason enough to head indoors...
  • Daily Finance - 5 Reasons the Fed Will Raise Interest Rates Soon
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Inflation , Unemployment Rate , Federal Reserve , Interest Rates , Economy Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP By Peter Morici NEW YORK -- On Thursday, the Department of Labor reported that the economy added 223,000 jobs in June --...
  • Multi-Housing News - Medically Anchored Retail Center Appeals to Californian Firm
    7/3/2015 @ 12:58 AM - By Anca Gagiuc, Associate Editor Culebra-Crown Meadows Ltd., an affiliate of Carmichael Development Co., has sold the Crown Meadows Shopping Center in San Antonio for an undisclosed amount. HFF arranged the sale on behalf of the seller with senior managing director Rusty Tamlyn, managing director John Taylor, associate director Matt Berry and real estate analyst Robbie Kilcrease...
  • Multi-Housing News - D.C. Now Home to Green Garages
    7/3/2015 @ 12:42 AM - By Adrian Maties, Associate Editor Click to enlarge After green offices, green apartments, green homes and green schools, whats next? How about green garages? On July 1, the Green Parking Council released a list of the first seven parking facilities in the country to achieve Green Garage Certification. Two of...
  • Gant Daily - Adelaide Crows AFL coach found murdered at home
    7/2/2015 @ 11:15 PM - The head coach of Australian Football League club Adelaide Crows was murdered at his home early Friday morning, according to a statement released by the South Australian Police. After being called to a domestic disturbance at around 2 a.m. local time, ambulance crews treated Phil Walsh, 55, for multiple stab wounds but he died at the scene. The...
  • Gant Daily - Adelaide Crows soccer coach found murdered at home
    7/2/2015 @ 11:15 PM - The head coach of Australian Football League club Adelaide Crows was murdered at his home early Friday morning, according to a statement released by the South Australian Police. After being called to a domestic disturbance at around 2 a.m. local time, ambulance crews treated Phil Walsh, 55, for multiple stab wounds but he died at the scene. The...
  • Porch - 10 Ways to Give Your Home Jet Setter Style with Maps
    7/2/2015 @ 6:20 PM - Using maps as home decor is an inexpensive yet unique way to add a statement piece to a blank wall, upcycle an old coffee table, or dress up boring picture frames. Map out your travels and turn your space into a creative place where everyone can explore the world with these clever DIY ideas. 1. Map It Out ...
  • Variety - Calvin Klein Lists Miami Retreat, Buys L.A. Architectural
    7/2/2015 @ 6:10 PM - SELLER: Calvin Klein LOCATION: Miami, Fla. PRICE: $16 million SIZE: 5,802 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half bathrooms YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: We already know some of y'all are going to gripe and snivel with a burning sense of celebrity real estate self-righteousness about how this is ancient news. And that's just fine.... Read more »
  • Gizmodo - RIP Donald Wexler: The Midcentury Architect Who Made Palm Springs Cool
    7/2/2015 @ 6:00 PM - The city of Palm Springs, California, wasn't always known for its sleek, spare residential design. During the 1950s and 60s, architect Donald Wexler designed a particular style of building for the growing town that became known as Palm Springs Modernism-a look that's become synonymous with the desert region and that's seeing a resurgence today. Read more...
  • SFGate - Sonoma sanctuary exudes elegance
    7/2/2015 @ 5:58 PM - Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character.Oversize windows and towering ceilings create bright, open and airy spaces.All three bedrooms offer en suite bathrooms and one master suite opens to a deck with a built-in spa.The great room includes automated shades and a raised fireplace, along with...
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  • Newsday - Antique Islip home on market for $978,500
    7/3/2015 @ 7:10 AM - This Islip antique, built in 1890, was among the neighborhood's many beach cottages rented out to wealthy residents during the summer. Now on the market for $978,500, the four-bedroom, 31/2-bathroom home has updated heating, plumbing and electrical systems, along with many original features, including six fireplaces, stained-glass windows and a claw-foot tub in the second-floor bathroom.
  • Property Wire - Bank voices concern about higher mortgages and potential effect on UK economy
    7/3/2015 @ 2:50 AM - The Bank of England is concerned that home buyers are taking on bigger mortgages because house prices are rising too fast in the UK, but it is first time buyers who are not offered enough, experts warn. The Bank says that with prices rising faster than mortgages there could be rising debt levels and the economy could be at...

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  • Mashable - An undertaker riding a coffin mysteriously appears on Australian lake
    7/3/2015 @ 2:38 AM - A strange figure has been haunting a lake in the misty capital of Australia. On Thursday morning, freaked out residents noticed a man dressed as an undertaker using a coffin for a stand-up paddle boarding on the waters of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra. See also: Australian football coach murdered in his home ...

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  • EV Grieve - Bikes, By George! is gone
    7/3/2015 @ 4:19 AM - George Philbert has closed up his bike shop at 193 E. Fourth St. just east of Avenue A. He removed his sign on Sunday [ Photo by Greg Masters ] He has said that a rent hike forced him out. One reader said that Philbert, who has been repairing bikes around the city...
  • EV Grieve - An unsettling sneak preview at the Quad Cinema
    7/3/2015 @ 4:20 AM - The Quad Cinema closed for renovations back on May 1 . EVG Michael Alex shared this photo showing the current state of the 43-year-old theater on East 13th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue Real-estate developer Charles S. Cohen, a well-known film buff, bought the theater last summer. "New...

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  • Daily Finance - 8 Sizzling Fourth of July Sales
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Retail , Holiday Shopping , How to Save Money , Stores AP July Fourth is a great time to celebrate our country and grab a deal or two. By Lori McDaniel The scorching heat and humidity are reason enough to head indoors...

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  • BBC - Brain tumour boy returns home to UK
    7/3/2015 @ 4:28 AM - A boy who was at the centre of an international manhunt after being taken abroad by his parents for brain tumour treatment is back at his home in Portsmouth.

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  • ArchDaily - 5CUBE Energy Pavilion / de Siún Scullion Architects
    7/3/2015 @ 5:00 AM - © Ros Kavanagh Architects: de Siún Scullion Architects Location: Hanover Quay, Dublin, Co. Dublin City, Ireland Design Team: Declan Scullion, Mícheál de Siún ...

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  • Daily Finance - 5 Reasons the Fed Will Raise Interest Rates Soon
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Inflation , Unemployment Rate , Federal Reserve , Interest Rates , Economy Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP By Peter Morici NEW YORK -- On Thursday, the Department of Labor reported that the economy added 223,000 jobs in June --...

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  • Bigger Pockets - 5 Crucial Questions to Ask Yourself BEFORE Becoming a Real Estate Investor
    7/3/2015 @ 7:01 AM - Let's face facts; many things have to be done between where you are currently in your real estate business and the future version of yourself that is well known by the community and creating substantial value in multiple real estate deals simultaneously. Becoming a successful real estate investor does not come without much time, energy, education, and daily action. Five...

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Celebrity Real Estate

  • The Atlantic - When a Mural Is in Jeopardy: Best #Cityreads of the Week
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - The mural "Common Threads" by "Meg Saligman" is seen in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. What Right Do Muralists Have to the Buildings They Paint On? ” Paige Pfleger, NPR It took artist Katherine Craig about a...
  • Realtor.com News - New Portland Trail Blazer Al-Farouq Aminu Wants a Renter for His L.A. Home
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - Ronald Martinez/Getty Images NBA forward  Al-Farouq Aminu   opted out of...
  • Quartz - Quartz Daily Brief-Americas edition-Greeces crucial referendum, Aetna buys Humana, Chinas stock turmoil, bubble wrap
    7/3/2015 @ 5:33 AM - What to watch for today (and this weekend) The United States celebrates Independence Day. Financial markets and many businesses are closed as the country begins enjoying the July 4 long weekend. Greeces pivotal vote. Sundays somewhat confusing referendum hinges on whether Greeks are willing to accept an extended bailout from...
  • Property Wire - Prime country house prices in Scotland affected by new land and building tax
    7/3/2015 @ 4:55 AM - Prime country house prices in Scotland increased by 0.2% between April and June taking annual growth to 1.4%, the latest index analysis report shows. But this is down from the recent high of 2.8% in June last year and the recently introduced Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT) seems to have had the greatest bearing on market performance. ...
  • Freshome - Optimum Flow of Spaces Exhibited by Mid-Century Modern Home in California
    7/3/2015 @ 1:40 AM - Klopf Architecture, Outer Space Landscape Architects, and Flegels Construction updated a classical 1950s original mid-century modern home designed by the late Frank Lloyd Wright apprentice Ellis Jacobs. Klopf Architecture pushed the original design intent to make the house more open and uniform from space to space, while improving energy efficiency. The project also involved capitalizing more on the already...
  • Realty Biz News - Johnny Depp lists private French village for $25.76M
    7/3/2015 @ 1:31 AM - Got $25.76m going spare? We suggest you put in an offer on Johnny Depps French village. Yes, you did read that right. The Pirates Of The Caribbean actor owns an huge plot of land, just 17 miles from celebrity haunt St Tropez. Johnny snapped up the tiny town – which is made up of...
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  • Realtor.com News - New Portland Trail Blazer Al-Farouq Aminu Wants a Renter for His L.A. Home
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - Ronald Martinez/Getty Images NBA forward  Al-Farouq Aminu   opted out of...
  • Realtor.com News - Light It Up: Independence Homes Ranked on the Fireworks Index
    7/3/2015 @ 6:01 AM - realtor.com Independence: It's what the 13 colonies declared in 1776. It's...
  • Realty Biz News - Johnny Depp lists private French village for $25.76M
    7/3/2015 @ 1:31 AM - Got $25.76m going spare? We suggest you put in an offer on Johnny Depps French village. Yes, you did read that right. The Pirates Of The Caribbean actor owns an huge plot of land, just 17 miles from celebrity haunt St Tropez. Johnny snapped up the tiny town – which is made up of...
  • Daily Finance - Should You Save for Retirement in a 401(k) or Roth IRA?
    7/3/2015 @ 1:00 AM - Filed under: Personal Finance , Retirement Plans , 401K , 403B , Roth IRA Getty Images By Scott Hanson Q: My son is 23 and is working full-time for what I consider to be a pretty decent salary. He's always been a...
  • Brokers Weekly - Extell launches sales at 70 Charlton
    7/2/2015 @ 6:18 PM - Gary Barnett More than 200 guests gathered to celebrate the launch of sales for 70 Charlton Street, Extell Development Companys latest residential development in West Soho. Guests were given an exclusive preview of the newly opened sales center, which features detailed finishing that will be offered in the 92 luxury residences. Extell's founder and...
  • SFGate - Sonoma Craftsman with gourmet kitchen open Sunday
    7/2/2015 @ 5:58 PM - A landscaped backyard, family room warmed by a fireplace, and a gourmet kitchen highlight this Craftsman in Sonoma's Eastside neighborhood. The master bedroom overlooks the surrounding hills and the landscaped yard with shade trees and established plantings. ...
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Mortgage and Markets

  • Gant Daily - Karim Rashid: Lets reinvent clothes as if the world hadnt existed before
    7/3/2015 @ 7:15 AM - Karim Rashids clothes dont fit. When the 54-year-old design demi-god pulls on his trademark candy-coloured suit-combos, theyre never quite right, he admits. Theyre the best he can find, but even these dont fit the age we live in. Its the digital age,” or the casual age,” also the epoch of the empowerment of the individual,” depending on which aspect...
  • Gant Daily - North Korean space scientist to U.S. people: Trust us
    7/3/2015 @ 6:45 AM - In December 2012, North Koreas fledgling space program at last had something to celebrate. After an embarrassing failure earlier that year a previous rocket had blown up just after take-off in April they claimed to have placed Kwangmyongsong 3-2, an earth observation satellite, in orbit. The secretive state had claimed two previous satellite successes in...
  • Tribeca Citizen - Nosy Neighbor: Whats Going on Under Nobu Next Door?
    7/3/2015 @ 6:02 AM - Whats going on under Nobu Next Door? Ive never seen a sidewalk ripped up so that you can see the cellar level! -V. I asked the folks at Myriad Restaurant Group, which owns Nobu, and I was told to ask the owners of 105 Hudson instead. We're replacing our sidewalks and redoing our vaults,” was the answer. Why...
  • Quartz - Quartz Daily Brief-Americas edition-Greeces crucial referendum, Aetna buys Humana, Chinas stock turmoil, bubble wrap
    7/3/2015 @ 5:33 AM - What to watch for today (and this weekend) The United States celebrates Independence Day. Financial markets and many businesses are closed as the country begins enjoying the July 4 long weekend. Greeces pivotal vote. Sundays somewhat confusing referendum hinges on whether Greeks are willing to accept an extended bailout from...
  • Quartz - Religious intolerance is threatening Indias academic and creative freedom
    7/3/2015 @ 5:15 AM - When asked what made him such a prolific painter, even at the age of 91, MF Hussain, known as the Indian Picasso, said it was three things: 'not worrying about critics and fundamentalists, working every day, and never wearing shoes.' The great painter went into a self-imposed exile after threats from Hindu fundamentalists angry at his paintings of nude gods....
  • EV Grieve - Progress and frustration at B&H Dairy
    7/3/2015 @ 4:40 AM - [ B&H in happier days by Ken Goldstein via Facebook ] B&H Dairy has remained shuttered since the deadly Second Avenue gas explosion on March 26. The 73-year-old lunch counter at 127 Second Ave. between East Seventh Street and St. Mark's Place was close to reopening several times this spring, only to encounter an...
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Tips, Tricks & Ideas

  • The Broker List - How To Get Your Commercial Real Estate Leased or Sold Quickly
    7/3/2015 @ 7:01 AM - This post originally appeared on tBL member Allen C. Buchanan's blog Location Advice and is republished with permission. Find out how to syndicate your content with theBrokerList. You just received a call from your tenant. The good news is that the tenants business is...
  • Bigger Pockets - 5 Crucial Questions to Ask Yourself BEFORE Becoming a Real Estate Investor
    7/3/2015 @ 7:01 AM - Let's face facts; many things have to be done between where you are currently in your real estate business and the future version of yourself that is well known by the community and creating substantial value in multiple real estate deals simultaneously. Becoming a successful real estate investor does not come without much time, energy, education, and daily action. Five...
  • Remodelista - 6 Favorites: Traditional Cast Iron Skillets
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - There's little you can't make (or bake) with a 10-inch cast iron skillet, and if you look after it properly (season it regularly), cast iron cookware will last you a lifetime and beyond. Here are six favorites. Above: A chef's dream: a...
  • The Atlantic - When a Mural Is in Jeopardy: Best #Cityreads of the Week
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - The mural "Common Threads" by "Meg Saligman" is seen in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. What Right Do Muralists Have to the Buildings They Paint On? ” Paige Pfleger, NPR It took artist Katherine Craig about a...
  • Realtor.com News - New Portland Trail Blazer Al-Farouq Aminu Wants a Renter for His L.A. Home
    7/3/2015 @ 7:00 AM - Ronald Martinez/Getty Images NBA forward  Al-Farouq Aminu   opted out of...
  • Gant Daily - North Korean space scientist to U.S. people: Trust us
    7/3/2015 @ 6:45 AM - In December 2012, North Koreas fledgling space program at last had something to celebrate. After an embarrassing failure earlier that year a previous rocket had blown up just after take-off in April they claimed to have placed Kwangmyongsong 3-2, an earth observation satellite, in orbit. The secretive state had claimed two previous satellite successes in...
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