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Russian real estate investor in South Florida seeks political asylum

Russian real estate investor in South Florida seeks political asylum

A Russian real estate investor who spent roughly $1.4 million on South Florida properties is seeking political asylum as...

How Moscow’s rampant real estate fraud preys on sanity (literally)

How Moscow’s rampant real estate fraud preys on sanity (literally)

Proof of sanity is just as essential as obtaining proof of purchase in Moscow’s fraud-prone real estate housing market....

Officials freeze Russian billionaire’s assets — including his UES mansion

Officials freeze Russian billionaire’s assets — including his UES mansion

Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska’s Upper East Side mansion has been frozen in the midst of his battle with the...

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is handing his megamansion’s keys to his ex-wife — for $91M

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is handing his megamansion’s keys to his ex-wife — for $91M

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, who bought up a large portion of a city block to build a megamansion, just sold the properties to his...

Russian bank dealt blow in attempt to seize New York properties

Russian bank dealt blow in attempt to seize New York properties

While President Trump’s ties to the Russian government are still up for debate, a jewelry wholesaler who was once...

Russian billionaire scoops up another East 75th Street townhouse

Russian billionaire scoops up another East 75th Street townhouse

Mayor Bill de Blasio is not going to like this one. A Russian oligarch has gotten one step closer...

Tell us how you really feel, Bill. BuzzFeed asked the NYC mayor whether real estate investment from foreign wealthy buyers -- particularly Russians -- is a gift to the city. (Kevin Case, front/Pixabay, back)

What to do about rich Russians buying NYC real estate? Asking for De Blasio.

New York City mayor Bill De Blasio has a problem he’s not sure how to fix. On BuzzFeed News’...

Rich people from these countries stash the most money offshore. (Wikimedia Commons/Pixabay)

Rich people from these countries hide the most money offshore

A new study published this month sets out to determine which countries have the largest proportions of their GDP...

House investigators ask: Was Kushner’s meeting with Russian bank official all about 666 Fifth?

House investigators ask: Was Kushner’s meeting with Russian bank official all about 666 Fifth?

Investigators working for the Intelligence Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives are looking into whether Jared Kushner’s December meeting with Sergey Gorkov, chairman...

Boris Kuzinez takes the Fifth

Boris Kuzinez takes the Fifth

Ostozhenka Street in downtown Moscow housed the headquarters of the Soviet secret police, inspired Mikhail Bulgakov’s epic “The Master and Margarita” and was home to the Institute of Red Professors, a factory of bolshevik...

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