real estate


Company tests new waters for small-scale investors

Nov 10, 2015
Groundfloor lets non-accredited investors get in on small-scale real estate deals.
Posted In: real estate, investment, Securities and Exchange Commission
The Rief family in Molalla, Oregon.

Young buyers want to live in the 'burbs

Sep 29, 2015
Faced with soaring prices in the hottest urban markets, young would-be homebuyers will likely flock to the suburbs.
Posted In: buying a home, home, real estate

York & Fig: Confessions of an ambivalent landlord

Sep 22, 2015
A real estate investor asks herself if she can be socially responsible in an up-and-coming neighborhood.
Posted In: gentrification, real estate

Young people dip into housing market

Sep 15, 2015
More people under 35 could start buying first homes as the economy improves.
Posted In: Millenials, housing market, real estate
A private residence in Beverly Hills, California.

Lights, camera, helicopter, open house!

Sep 1, 2015
Some L.A. realtors resort to Hollywood-worthy productions to sell a house.
Posted In: realtors, real estate, los angeles, luxury houses
Things are pretty tough right now for the Golden Arches.

Investors want McDonald's out of real estate

Aug 25, 2015
Amid continued declining sales, Mickey D’s is urged to sell some property.
Posted In: McDonald's, franchises, real estate, shareholders
The Highland Park Swap Mall used to be full of vendors selling discounted items like clothing and cell phone accessories. Upstairs was a residential hotel for low-income men. Most of the tenants are now gone, and the new owner has different plans for the

Highland Park Swap Mall: A Year Later

Aug 20, 2015
The brick building was home to men living on the edge, looking out for each other.
Posted In: highland park, gentrification, real estate

London property boom fueled by dubious funds

Aug 12, 2015
Real estate bought with laundered money is pushing out London's working class.
Posted In: London, gentrification, Britain, real estate

In home bidding wars, love letters can seal a deal

Jul 22, 2015
Some homebuyers try to win favor with sellers by writing a personal appeal.
Posted In: home buying, Housing, home purchases, real estate, bidding wars
Darden Restaurants, which owns Olive garden, spin off 430 of its 1,500 restaurants.

Darden's real estate play

Jun 23, 2015
Olive Garden's owner will spin off part of its business into a REIT.
Posted In: Olive Garden, restaurants, real estate