NEW YORK (Reuters) - The $2.4 billion sale of New York’s Chelsea Market to Alphabet Inc’s Google closed on Tuesday in a deal that will expand the company’s presence in the city’s technology corridor along the Hudson River.
People stand outside the Chelsea Market in Manhattan in New York City,
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will step up property market regulation and fight off illegal conduct by property firms and intermediaries, housing minister Wang Menghui said on Monday on the sidelines of the annual parliament meeting.
Chinese Housing Minister Wang Menghui attends a news conference during the 19th National Congress of
THIS rather plain and ordinary bungalow may look a bit drab from the front and not worth the £800,000 price tag but the plain façade hides what is hiding on the other side.
The bungalow, which was originally built in the 1920s, has rather Tardis-like dimensions and had a
FIRST-time buyers could snap up a whole row of houses for less than £100,000 - if they're willing to get their hands dirty.
There are seven "doer-upper" properties available from as little as £16,250, with some at least 35 per cent off the estimated market value.
And five in a
HARRY Styles has listed his £5.8million ($8million) LA home on the market and new photos of the property reveal his unique style choices.
The stunning Hollywood Hills property is perched just above Los Angeles’ Sunset Strip.
The master bedroom features floor to ceiling windows so you can enjoy the stunning
RANDY wild boars have caused so much damage to cars and property in Belgium that exasperated politicians have demanded they are put on the pill.
The population of boars have soared in recent years, with the animals coming closer to family homes.
They are blamed for spreading disease and leaving
BITCOIN investors are being knocked back by mortgage lenders amid fears about money laundering.
The price of the virtual currency has rocketed nearly 1,500 percent in the past year.
And now investors who’ve made a mint are trying to cash in on their sudden windfall by investing in the UK’s property
TWO people were injured, one seriously, in an early-morning fire near the top of Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan, the New York Fire Department said today.
Although local media initially reported there were no injuries, one person sustained a serious, possibly life-threatening injury, and another had a minor injury,
TWO uni pals want to help out house hunters by offering their £230,000 home for just a fiver — and entrants just have to answer a grammar question.
Jess Sharp, 27, and Alice Schwausch, 26, created the competition to lend a helping hand to those hoping to get on
Rihanna has been keeping a low profile in London while she looks for a home [Getty]
Pop princess Rihanna is said to be looking for a new place to call home in the capital of Great Britain.
The Wild Thoughts singer has been making several covert trips to the UK over
THERESA May was tonight urged to crack down on foreigners snapping up UK homes to give buyers here a chance.
Tory MP Chris Philp said too many new-build properties get sold to foreign investors.
He wants the PM to force builders of large developments to reserve at least half the
A PROPERTY developer has been accused of misleading potential buyers by swapping out scruffy allotments and replacing with rolling fields in brochures for plush flats.
The computer-generated images for the £1.3 million Beaumont Gate complex in Oxford shows a balcony overlooking stunning rural scenes including a secluded river bank.
A VAST 19th Century mansion up for sale at a bargain price could host the world's biggest came of Cluedo — as it was at the centre of a chilling murder mystery that gripped the nation 150 years ago.
Invergare Mansion was home in the mid-1800s to Madeleine Smith who
A PUPPY searching for treats above an oven accidentally turned it on and set fire to the kitchen.
The schnauzer was rescued and given oxygen by firefighters after the freak accident on Tuesday.
His owners arrived back just before 8pm to find their home alight in Kingsley, Staffordshire.
Local fire station
THIS four-bed family home could be yours for £25,000 below the asking price.
Developers are willing to sell the new-build house — valued at £400,000 — for £375,000 with a simple techy trick.
Househunters are being encouraged to pay in Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that could save you thousands in admin
A MODEL who got her mum to pose as a 91-year-old millionaire to pull off a £1.2million property scam has just £375 left, a court heard.
Laylah De Cruz, 32, urged her mother Dianne Moorcroft, 63, to change her name by deed poll to convince estate agents and solicitors
A PROPERTY mogul’s estranged wife yesterday denied paying a hitman to kill him.
Tania Richardson- Ruhan, 49, told a divorce hearing she went to cops offering to be quizzed over an alleged murder plot on Andy Ruhan, 55.
His partner, seeking part of his reported £200million, said: “They didn’t accuse
THERESA May will announce the first major government council house building programme in decades.
In a second popular move, Mrs May will also announce in her speech that she is enforcing her long promised energy price cap.
Under the PM’s housing plan, ministers will join forces with housing associations to
A HOMEOWNER was left baffled after she discovered a fully functioning beehive in her bedroom wall.
Megan Sutherland woke up on Saturday to a buzzing noise in her home, in Newcastle, Australia.
There was a swam of bees outside her window, and a closer inspection revealed her bedroom wall was
A LANDLORD is raffling off a three-bedroom £145,000 house for just £5 a ticket to help a needy family.
Amit Sehgal, 37, is offering up the home in Leicester with some of the proceeds from ticket sales going towards a donation to a local cancer unit.
But he also wants
IF you've got one of those old £1 coins you need to get rid of before next month's deadline to spend them, this might just be the deal for you.
A former stately home in the Scottish town of Kilmarnock has gone on the market for just a quid.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — As Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida, an Associated Press analysis shows a steep drop in flood insurance across the state, including the areas most endangered by what could be a devastating storm surge.
In just five years, the state’s total number of federal flood insurance policies
The waterfront home has gone on the market in Looe, Cornwall - where homes usually sell for at least £330k
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio — Authorities say an Ohio property owner admitted setting his vacant trailer home on fire because he’s tired of renting it to people addicted to drugs.
The Chillicothe Gazette reports Ross County sheriff’s deputies arrived at property owned by 41-year-old Robert Violette last week and found him trying to
Dublin Airport has released a list of odd items left in their Lost and Found department.
The grave error has resulted in the headstone languishing at the airport, with no passengers yet to claim it for their dearly departed.
Dublin Airport serves 25 million passengers a year but some passengers
Woman alleged to have pocketed £120,000 over ten years from a flat she rents out in South London
Funmi “Caroline” Moses is alleged to have kept quiet about pocketing £120,000 over ten years from a flat she rents out in South London.
Funmi ‘Caroline’ Moses is suspected of housing tax fraud
Tina Lam and Michael Cheng are considering charging residents for parking in their own street in a bid to profit from their investment.
Tina Lam and Michael Cheng purchased the roads, sidewalk and all of the other previously public areas of Presidio Terrace in an auction which the wealthy
The Kremlin has given the Americans one month to reduce the number of government workers in the country to 455, the number they claim they have in the States
The Russian Foreign Ministry said the move was a response to the US Senates approval of new package of stiff
The federal government has won control of one of Manhattan’s hottest properties: 650 Fifth Ave., where Nike just leased 60,000 square feet for an estimated $700 million.
The feds were awarded the 36-story tower, worth an estimated $800 million, following a four-week trial brought by Manhattan federal prosecutors that accused charitable