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Mayor Lori Lightfoot, CA Ventures CEO Thomas Scott and a rendering of the redevelopment (Credit: Getty Images, iStock)

Case closed: CA Ventures’ resi complex project nixed amid security concern from courthouse

CA Ventures’ plan for a 430-unit residential project in Downtown has been abandoned amid security concerns from a federal courthouse next door. The developer’s...

Case closed: CA Ventures’ resi complex project nixed amid security concern from courthouse
New York’s real estate market has been feeling the impact of Brexit for several years (Credit: iStock)

Brexit is happening. Will NYC’s luxury market get a bump?

Britain has voted — Brexit is back on track. The election of Boris Johnson as prime minister could bring...

Brexit is happening. Will NYC’s luxury market get a bump?
Wrigley Field and Cubs owner Thomas S. Ricketts (Credit: Getty Images, iStock)

Ricketts’ Wrigley Field rehab strikes out on handicapped accessibility: report

The $1 billion in renovations and upgrades to Wrigley Field is striking out when it comes to accessible seating...

Ricketts’ Wrigley Field rehab strikes out on handicapped accessibility: report
Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi and a Winnetka mansion (Credit: Cook County and Redfin)

Chicagoland mansion owners won’t get the tax breaks they were promised

In the end, Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi won’t deliver a promised property tax break for the homeowners of...

Chicagoland mansion owners won’t get the tax breaks they were promised
Commissioner Brandon Johnson and Chicago apartment buildings (Credit: iStock)

Cook County reduces use of criminal background checks on renters

Criminal background checks in Cook County have for years blocked potential Chicago-area renters with criminal records from signing a...

Cook County reduces use of criminal background checks on renters
From left: Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa, Ald. Raymond Lopez and Mayor Lori Lightfoot (Credit: Wikipedia, Facebook, Getty Images)

Lightfoot’s real estate transfer tax is dead

The predictions were right, without real estate transfer tax, property taxes have to increase. And according to the latest...

Lightfoot’s real estate transfer tax is dead
Ald. Carrie Austin, Chester Wilson Jr., 10300-02 S. Corliss Ave. (Credit: Redfin, LinkedIn)

Cook County agency gave alderman’s top aide quite a real estate deal

Alderman Carrie Austin’s office has yet another real estate problem. A few months after the FBI raided the 34th...

Cook County agency gave alderman’s top aide quite a real estate deal
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren

By the numbers: Breaking down national housing agendas from the far left

Just a few months after New York passed historic reforms that infuriated landlords and thrilled tenants — with California...

By the numbers: Breaking down national housing agendas from the far left
DeNiro-backed Nobu Hotel developer sues contractor, WeWork selling Gulfstream jet Neumann made his own: Daily dirt

DeNiro-backed Nobu Hotel developer sues contractor, WeWork selling Gulfstream jet Neumann made his own: Daily dirt

Every day, The Real Deal rounds up Chicago’s biggest real estate news, from breaking news and scoops to announcements and deals. We update this...

DeNiro-backed Nobu Hotel developer sues contractor, WeWork selling Gulfstream jet Neumann made his own: Daily dirt
Judith and Rudy Giuliani Rudolph and Judith Giuliani are divorcing after 16 years. (Credit: Getty Images, Trulia, Highrises)

Luxury properties at play in Rudy Giuliani’s ugly divorce

Before Rudy Giuliani married Judith Nathan on the lawn of Gracie Mansion in 2003, friends urged him to get...

Luxury properties at play in Rudy Giuliani’s ugly divorce
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