Zillow sued for concealing Zestimates

Zillow sued for concealing Zestimates Listing service gave some brokers preferential treatment, according to suit January 16, 2018 05:00PM Zillow is being sued in New Jersey for allegedly concealing its controversial Zestimate figures on residential listings at the request of brokerages that have “contracts” with the online real estate information site. The plaintiff in the […]

“The Dark Knight” producer Thomas Tull lists $85M compound in Thousand Oaks

“The Dark Knight” producer Thomas Tull lists $85M compound in Thousand Oaks The 33-acre property has seven structures, including a Dolby-certified theater January 16, 2018 04:00PM Thomas Tull and his 33-acre compound(Credit: RedFin, Wikimedia Commons) Legendary Entertainment founder Thomas Tull and his wife, Alba Tull, have put their sprawling 33-acre compound in Thousand Oaks on […]

His majesty of Malibu: A look at Larry Ellison’s real estate spending spree

Larry Ellison: His majesty of Malibu Oracle CEO Larry Ellison’s staggering number of local properties makes him one of the most powerful people in town July 14, 2017By Katherine Clarke Click to enlarge (Illustration by Daniel Gray-Barnett) Billionaire software mogul Larry Ellison has established himself as the big kahuna on the Malibu real estate scene, […]

Billionaire Ken Griffin revealed as the buyer in Chicago’s highest-priced home sale

Billionaire Ken Griffin revealed as the buyer in Chicago’s highest-priced home sale The founder and CEO of Citadel’s preference for unfinished condos continues January 13, 2018 11:00AM (Credit: Paul Elledge/Wikimedia Commons, front; No9 Walton courtesy JDL Development) From TRD Miami: Daytona Beach-born hedge fund manager Ken Griffin bought the top four floors of JDL Development’s […]

This week in celebrity real estate: Russell Peters chops price of Malibu home, KimYe pump $20M into Hidden Hills digs

This week in celebrity real estate: Russell Peters chops price of Malibu home, KimYe pump $20M into Hidden Hills digs By Natalie Hoberman | January 12, 2018 05:00PM Photo illustration of Kim Kardashian, Kanye West and Russell Peters (Getty Images, MLS) Comedian Russell Peters isn’t joking anymore: He wants to sell. The Canadian listed his […]

Property taxes as charitable deductions? Mnuchin says: Nope

Property taxes as charitable deductions? Mnuchin says: Nope States have looked for ways to soften blow of changes January 12, 2018 08:30AM Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin (Credit: Getty Images) Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin isn’t having any of this claim-property-taxes-as-charitable-deductions business. To curb the impacts of the new tax law, some states have floated the idea […]