Topics :: real estate

Growing Demand for US Apartments Pushing Up Rents

By Alex Veiga | Wednesday Apr 9, 2014
These are good times for U.S. landlords. For many tenants, not so much. With demand for apartments surging, rents are projected to rise for a fifth straight year. Even a pickup in apartment construction is unlikely to provide much relief anytime soon.

Pharrell Williams’ "Happy" Home on Market for $10.999 Million

By EDGE | Thursday Mar 20, 2014
Pharrell Williams has put his Miami penthouse on the market for a cool $10.999 million, and from the looks of it, it should make someone very "happy."

America’s Most Romantic Homes

By EDGE | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
They are mansions of celebrities and romantics and homes... island hideaways, tropical paradises and homes that were the locations for some of Hollywood’s most romantic movies. EDGE highlights three elite homes for sale.

Queen Latifah’s New Jersey Home for Sale

By EDGE | Monday Feb 3, 2014
Queen Latifah’s nine-acre New Jersey estate is on the market for $2.4 million and includes six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and an Olympic-size swimming pool.

Live Like a "Wolf of Wall Street"

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Jan 10, 2014
The Manhattan penthouse featured in "Wolf of Wall Street" is now on the market. For a cool $6.495 million, you could be a wolf, too.

Top 5 Celebrity Homes for Sale in 2013

By Matthew Wexler | Monday Dec 30, 2013
As 2013 comes to an end, it’s interesting to look at what happened to the real estate market as it continued to groan and grasp its way up slowly from the recession abyss - and what celebrities were doing with their multi-million dollar properties.

Voluptuous Digs at Marilyn Monroe Penthouse

By EDGE | Thursday Sep 26, 2013
Better known as the Marilyn Monroe Towers because of their voluptuous curving shapes, the Absolute World Towers in Mississauga, Canada (a suburb of Toronto) are now on the market starting at a cool $888,000.

Former Wayne Newton Home in Vegas on Market for $70 Million

By Hanna Dreier | Monday Sep 16, 2013
The lavish estate that was home to "King of Las Vegas" Wayne Newton is on the market for $70 million.

California Man Pleads Guilty in Real Estate Scheme

Thursday Sep 12, 2013
A California man who was president and CEO of Culver City, Calif.-based Synergy 2002 REI Inc. has pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering in connection with the purchase of homes in Colorado.

US New Home Sales Plunge As Mortgage Rates Rise

By Chris Rugaber | Friday Aug 23, 2013
Americans cut back sharply in July on their purchases of new homes, a sign that higher mortgage rates may weigh on the housing recovery.