The accounting reform that could be a game changer for co-working firms

The accounting reform that could be a game changer for co-working firms New rules would treat conventional leases as liabilities December 12, 2017 04:15PM Inside a WeWork space (Credit: WeWork) A change in federal accounting rules taking effect by 2019 could give co-working companies a major boost. Under the new rules, public companies will have […]

MatchesFashion.com founders buy Trousdale Estates home for $24M

MatchesFashion.com founders buy Trousdale Estates home for $24M The property sold 13 percent below ask December 12, 2017 02:00PM Tom and Ruth Chapman, renderings of property on 335 Trousdale Place (Credit: Getty Images, Redfin) Let’s hope they have plenty of closet space. Tom and Ruth Chapman, the British founders of online shopping merchandiser MatchesFashion.com, dropped […]

Tax plan says Californians can’t write off rebuilding costs after disasters

Tax plan says Californians can’t write off rebuilding costs after disasters House version plans would remove deduction for uninsured personal losses December 11, 2017 05:30PM Thomas Fire in Ventura County (Getty Images) Californians have been rallying against Congress’s tax bill for several reasons — including higher taxes and increased traffic — but now there’s a […]

Weingart Center revises plan for homeless high-rise on Skid Row amid opposition

Weingart Center revises plan for homeless high-rise on Skid Row amid opposition Plan calls for sleek 18-story tower with 278 units December 11, 2017 03:30PM Rendering of Weingart Center (Credit: JWDA) The Weingart Center, a homeless-services provider on Skid Row, is planning to construct an 18-story building for the chronically homeless next to its existing facility […]

This week in celebrity real estate: Lebron James buys yet another Brentwood estate, Pistons owner Tom Gores regains his former home… and more

This week in celebrity real estate: Lebron James buys yet another Brentwood estate, Pistons owner Tom Gores regains his former home… and more By Natalie Hoberman | December 08, 2017 05:00PM Big Sean and Tom Gores (Credit: Getty Images) Basketball star Lebron James dropped $23 million to acquire a 15,850-square-foot mansion in Brentwood this week. […]

Trump says Wells Fargo could pay more fines for mortgage lending abuse

Trump says Wells Fargo could pay more fines for mortgage lending abuse Consumer Financial Protection Bureau head promises changes December 08, 2017 05:00PM From left: President Donald Trump (credit: Getty Images), Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan and Mick Mulvaney President Trump says that Wells Fargo won’t escape penalties linked to alleged mortgage lending abuse, tweeting […]

Wildfire destroys Bel Air home of former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko

Wildfire destroys Bel Air home of former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko The Russian hoopster bought the home for $5.5 million in 2015 December 08, 2017 03:00PM Andrei Kirilenko and his Bel Air house (Credit: Wikimedia Commons, Redfin) The wildfire ravishing pricey properties in Bel Air has claimed the home of former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko, […]

Billionaire In-N-Out heiress Lynsi Snyder wants $20M for her Bradbury estate

Billionaire In-N-Out heiress Lynsi Snyder wants $20M for her Bradbury estate The area is home to the first In-N-Out Burger and In-N-Out University December 07, 2017 05:00PM Lynsi Snyder and her Bradbury estate (Credit: Trulia, Getty Images) It’s the home that was built on Double-Doubles. Billionaire In-N-Out Burger heiress Lynsi Snyder has listed her 19,000-square-foot […]