Rodeo Drive is the second most expensive shopping district in the nation: report

Rodeo Drive is the second most expensive shopping district in the nation: report Prime retailers such as Tiffany & Co., Chanel, Versace and Gucci line the Beverly Hills street By Natalie Hoberman | November 14, 2017 04:01PM Rodeo Drive (Credit: Wikimedia Commons, Getty Images) Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills is the second in most expensive […]

Bob Shapiro’s Woodbridge Group is under investigation by the SEC for $1B worth of fraud

Bob Shapiro’s Woodbridge Group is under investigation by the SEC for $1B worthof fraud His company is selling the Owlwood Estate By Natalie Hoberman | November 14, 2017 04:00PM Bob Shapiro with the Owlwood Estate (Credit: Getty Images) UPDATED, Tuesday, November 14th, 2017, 4:35 p.m.: Woodbridge Group of Companies, a real estate investment company led by […]

NIMBY victory: Long Beach scales back its plans for dense development

NIMBY victory: Long Beach scales back its plans for dense development New maps will constrict high-density development in the coastal city November 13, 2017 04:00PM (Credit: Getty Images) After much contentious back-and-forth between community residents and officials, the City of Long Beach has decided to side with the NIMBYs in town. New plans for the […]

Blockchain’s real estate break

In September, REcoin, a startup that billed itself as the “only cryptocurrency backed by real estate,” was busted for fraud by the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission. The Las Vegas-based startup had planned to use blockchain technology — a growing list of public records that are encrypted and linked across a network of computers — […]

This week in celebrity real estate: “Kimye” sell Bel Air home for hefty profit, 1910 Bel Air trades…and more

This week in celebrity real estate: “Kimye” sell Bel Air home for hefty profit, 1910 Bel Air trades…and more By Natalie Hoberman | November 10, 2017 05:30PM Della Reese’s property at 1910 Bel Air Road, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West with their home in Bel Air (Credit: Getty Images) Good things come in pairs? This […]

Geoff Palmer lands $267M refi on apartment portfolio

Geoff Palmer lands $267M refi on apartment portfolio The often-times controversial real estate billionaire built his fortune off multifamily complexes By Natalie Hoberman | November 10, 2017 04:30PM Geoff Palmer (Credit: Getty Images) Geoff Palmer, a Tr**p confidante and real estate billionaire, secured a $266.8 million refinancing on a four-property multifamily portfolio, The Real Deal […]

Frank Gehry will “transform” Inglewood building into Philharmonic concert hall

Frank Gehry will “transform” Inglewood building into Philharmonic concert hall It will serve as a permanent home for the youth orchestra November 10, 2017 03:30PM Architect Frank Gehry and the iconic Walt Disney Concert Hall (Credit: Getty Images) There’s at least one man in Los Angeles who doesn’t quite comprehend the whole “retirement” deal. Frank […]

UCLA students want a divorce from “NIMBY” Westwood Neighborhood Council

UCLA students want a divorce from “NIMBY” Westwood Neighborhood Council The students claim the group has been “obstructionist” November 09, 2017 05:14PM Rendering of UCLA as Olympic Village (Credit: LA 2014 via Curbed) UCLA students are attempting to separate from the Westwood Neighborhood Council amid concerns that the group is thwarting affordable housing development in […]

Billionaire real estate mogul Geoff Palmer likes to keep some of his assets in tax-friendly Bermuda

Billionaire real estate mogul Geoff Palmer likes to keep some of his assets in tax-friendly Bermuda “I don’t like paying taxes” November 09, 2017 04:00PM Geoff Palmer (Credit: Getty Images) What do the Koch brothers, Vegas extraordinaire Steve Wynn and Angeleno Geoff Palmer have in common? Besides billions and a knack for helping Republican candidates, […]