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Columbia Property Trust CEO & President E. Nelson Mills and 101 Franklin Street (Credit: Google Maps)

Columbia Property Trust reports strong leasing activity in Q4 but stock edges down

Columbia Property Trust’s funds from operations slid in 2019 from the year before. The office real estate investment trust...

Columbia Property Trust reports strong leasing activity in Q4 but stock edges down
Adam Neumann and 78 Irving Place (Credit: Getty Images and StreetEasy)

Adam Neumann is asking $37M for Gramercy Park triplex

Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann has listed his six-bedroom triplex penthouse for $37.5 million. The listing price is $2...

Adam Neumann is asking $37M for Gramercy Park triplex
First American to buy Docutech for $350M

First American to buy Docutech for $350M

Title insurance giant First American has reached a deal to buy housing tech company Docutech for $350 million. The deal should close by the end of March, and Docutech’s current management team, including president...

First American to buy Docutech for $350M
Simon Property Group CEO David Simon and Brookfield Property Partners CEO Brian Kingston (Credit: Getty Images)

Done deal: Forever 21 sold to Simon, Brookfield venture for $81M

A bankruptcy court judge on Thursday officially gave the green light on the sale of Forever 21 to a...

Done deal: Forever 21 sold to Simon, Brookfield venture for $81M
Brookfield Asset Management CEO Bruce Flatt

“We underwrite every investment like we’re going to hit a recession”: Brookfield CEO

One of the world’s largest commercial landlords isn’t troubled by predictions about a global economic decline, in fact, its...

“We underwrite every investment like we’re going to hit a recession”: Brookfield CEO
Think you know real estate? Take our quiz to find out

Think you know real estate? Take our quiz to find out

So you’re a broker/developer/architect/aspiring architect/interior designer/stager or financier in real estate and know a ton of people. But do...

Think you know real estate? Take our quiz to find out
From left: Safehold president & CIO Marcos Alvarado, Safehold chairman & CEO Jay Sugarman and 425 Park Avenue, the Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, 195 Broadway and 685 Third Avenue (Credit: Google Maps)

Safehold was top-performing REIT of 2019 and doesn’t own any buildings

The real estate investment trust that posted the strongest returns last year doesn’t own any buildings — just $2.7...

Safehold was top-performing REIT of 2019 and doesn’t own any buildings
LA tops US I-sales market in 2019

LA tops US I-sales market in 2019

Los Angeles County surpassed Manhattan to become the top investment sales market in the U.S. last year, totaling more than $28 billion on record-high multifamily and industrial activity. Part of L.A.’s high dollar amount...

LA tops US I-sales market in 2019
You know those other people that brokers always tell you want the same property you do? Turns out they all definitely exist.

Small Talk: I Am the Other Person Interested in Buying This Home

Hi there. It’s me, the other person the broker told you was interested in this property. Yes, that’s right:...

Small Talk: I Am the Other Person Interested in Buying This Home


Redfin's Glenn Kelman (Credit: iStock)

“It’s on like Donkey Kong”: Redfin scrambling to keep up with iBuyer demand

Redfin’s losses nearly doubled to $81 million in 2019, but there was a silver lining to be found on...

“It’s on like Donkey Kong”: Redfin scrambling to keep up with iBuyer demand
Jeff Bezos buys David Geffen’s Beverly Hills estate for record $165M

Jeff Bezos buys David Geffen’s Beverly Hills estate for record $165M

UPDATED, Feb. 12, 3:20 p.m.: Jeff Bezos and David Geffen hammered out the Amazon chief’s record-setting $165 million purchase...

Jeff Bezos buys David Geffen’s Beverly Hills estate for record $165M
Jamie Hodari (Photo by Axel Dupeux)

Co-working entrepreneur Jamie Hodari breaks down his unusual daily routine

Jamie Hodari, CEO of the co-working company Industrious and an avowed night owl, actually begins his day an hour...

Co-working entrepreneur Jamie Hodari breaks down his unusual daily routine
CoStar CEO Andy Florance and RentPath CEO Marc Lefar (Credit: Getty Images)

CoStar acquires troubled rental listings firm for $588M

CoStar Group has acquired troubled apartment listing firm RentPath for $588 million. The real estate data giant’s all-cash deal...

CoStar acquires troubled rental listings firm for $588M
Jamestown’s New Crowdfunding Platform Could Change the Way People Invest in Their Communities

Jamestown’s New Crowdfunding Platform Could Change the Way People Invest in Their Communities

Jamestown L.P. is a unique property company in a number of ways. Started by a German investor it has been a way for German...

Jamestown’s New Crowdfunding Platform Could Change the Way People Invest in Their Communities
Coldwell Banker is waiving franchise fees for minorities

Coldwell Banker is waiving franchise fees for minorities

Coldwell Banker says it has abandoned franchising fees for veterans and people who identify as minorities in an attempt...

Coldwell Banker is waiving franchise fees for minorities
Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son (Credit: Getty Images)

After WeWork debacle, SoftBank suspends plan for second Vision Fund

SoftBank has abandoned plans to raise $108 billion for its second Vision Fund, after investments in WeWork and Uber...

After WeWork debacle, SoftBank suspends plan for second Vision Fund
Brookfield's Ric Clark (Credit: Getty Images)

“There was no quid pro quo”: Ric Clark on Brookfield’s 666 Fifth purchase, and renovation plans

Nearly two years later, Brookfield Properties chairman Ric Clark is still defending the company’s decision to buy the 99-year ground lease at 666 Fifth...

“There was no quid pro quo”: Ric Clark on Brookfield’s 666 Fifth purchase, and renovation plans
From left: Obligo CEO Omri Dor, Jetty CEO Michael Rudoy, Rhino CEO Paraag Sarva and The Guarantor CEO Julien Bonneville (Credit: The French Studio via YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn)

Startups salivate as pols target security deposits

Last fall, a Cincinnati council member pitched housing legislation to a room full of elected officials. Dubbed “Renter Choice,”...

Startups salivate as pols target security deposits
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