In Northern California, a sprawling wildfire puts nearly 1,000 structures at risk

In Northern California, a sprawling wildfire puts nearly 1,000 structures at risk Growing heat wave has also heightened blaze potential for SoCal July 03, 2018 05:00PM Yolo County Fire (Getty) A 70,000-acre wildfire in Yolo County in Northern California has put nearly 1,000 homes and businesses at risk, according to the authorities. The fire is […]

Another threat to the title insurance industry? Startups

Another threat to the title insurance industry? Startups Seattle-based firm Modus launches this week July 03, 2018 12:00PM (Credit: Pixabay and iStock) If potential regulation from the government wasn’t enough to make a title insurance agent sweat, this might. Startups are increasingly entering the space. Startup Modus is launching in the greater Seattle area this […]

This week in celeb real estate: a triangular home lists for $19M, Marina Acton tries to flip in Bel Air…and more

Marina Acton and Kim Kardashian West with the Bel Air home, Wilt Chamberlain and the home (Credit: Getty Images, Douglas Elliman) The former home of Wilt Chamberlain, a late basketball star, hit the market this week at $19 million. Designed by David Tenneson Rich in partnership with Chamberlain, the 7,200-square-foot Bel Air home features an eye-catching […]

Early work

Illustration by Paul Kisselev Donald Trump touted his — supposedly — humble start in real estate during his presidential campaign, when he cited the $1 million “small loan” given to him by his father. And while it’s certainly not uncommon for New York’s real estate elite to come from great fortune, some did a bit […]