Real Estate News

DC Real Estate News

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Michael Kaiser and John Roberts have had a change of heart. The high-profile couple — the former head of the Kennedy Center and a leading economist, respectively — has sold the Spring Valley home they bought just last year to return to the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton on the West End. Their [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source: Washington DC Real Estate News
There's a Georgetown townhouse with a glass elevator and ozone swimming pool. A Potomac mansion with a ballroom, two-story library and movie theater. An Aldie farm with tennis courts, barns and stables on more than 500 acres. They're some of the priciest homes on the market right now in the D.C.-metro [...]
Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Source: Washington DC Real Estate News
Steve Case has listed his McLean estate for $49.5 million. As the Wall Street Journal first reported, the Case estate, a childhood home of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is the most expensive residential property on the market in Greater Washington, by far. Merrywood, as the Georgian-style mansion is known, is being listed [...]
Fri, Jun 16, 2017
Source: Washington DC Real Estate News
Keeping our quarter-acre clear of ivy and bamboo, well-coiffed and respectable has proven impossible in my first five years of home ownership. [...]
Thu, Jun 08, 2017
Source: Washington DC Real Estate News
If you want to flip homes in Greater Washington, Prince George's County is the most popular — and the most profitable. About 12.3 percent of all homes sold in Prince George's during the first quarter of 2017 were flips, and sellers averaged $117,223 in gains per house, according to data collected [...]
Thu, Jun 08, 2017
Source: Washington DC Real Estate News

DC Business News

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An affiliate of the Qatari royal family has bought a prominent piece of real estate near Dupont Circle as it defends itself against accusations it is funding terrorism abroad. [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: Washington Business Journal News
Richard Bynum [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: Washington Business Journal News
Fast-casual juggernaut Cava Grill will open a second store in Tysons, this one at the Pike 7 shopping center at the corner of Leesburg Pike and Gosnell Road. The Greek-focused local chain will open in a new 8,300-square-foot building that Pike 7 owner Federal Realty is adding to the shopping center, [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: Washington Business Journal News
Maryland Transit Administration Acting CEO Kevin Quinn said he wants to work with developers of projects like Port Covington and Sparrows Point to ensure BaltimoreLink gets people to their jobs. Quinn expressed excitement about the new transportation system as he explained the theories and goals behind BaltimoreLink to business leaders at [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: Washington Business Journal News
We need government-funded bioresearch more than ever. [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Source: Washington Business Journal News

Southern CA Real Estate News

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The San Diego County median home price hit $530,000 in May, breaking the nominal record set last month and increasing 8.2 percent in a year, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Wednesday. Lack of homes for sale and slowed home construction appear to be major forces in new peaks set over [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source: Southern CA Real Esate News
In summer 2007, the Los Angeles County median home price hit an all-time high of $550,000. It soon plunged as the housing bubble burst and the national economy crashed. Now the median, the point where half the homes sold for more and half for less, has finally passed the heights [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Source: Southern CA Real Esate News
Classic comic actor Groucho Marx may be long gone, but his Hollywood Hills West estate is still around and appears to be a hot item. After only six months, the property is back up for sale at a mark-up north of 20%. Can you say: property flip? It's just one [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: Southern CA Real Esate News
Q:Our homeowners association reserves are extremely low and our collections are growing worse by the day. We are a gated community, with many renters. Can we deny access to the automatic transponder gate to delinquent owners/renters and require that they wait at the guarded gate for entrance? Can... [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source: Southern CA Real Esate News
Wells Fargo is facing allegations of a new scandal, this time involving its treatment of mortgage borrowers in bankruptcy. Some of the borrowers allege that the bank attempted to quietly modify their mortgages so that their monthly payments would be lower—but the length of the loans would be longer,... [...]
Thu, Jun 15, 2017
Source: Southern CA Real Esate News