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LAST week, as the world was made aware, Chicago hedge fund manager Ken Griffin bought the most expensive home ever sold in the United States, a US$238 million, 24,000-square-foot penthouse on Central...

[NEW YORK] Ken Griffin is showing how a billionaire goes on a shopping spree.

[NEW YORK] Manhattan home prices fell in the fourth quarter, with the median slipping to less than US$1 million for the first time in three years, as ample inventory continued to allow buyers to...

DEVELOPERS have not used wood for much other than houses since the horse-and-buggy days. But the knotty building material is making a comeback.

US borrowers filed the most loan requests to buy a home and to refinance one in two months as most lending costs declined to their lowest levels since September, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA...

MANHATTAN'S apartment renters got a break in November, with leasing costs dropping after two straight months of increases...

OVER the years, Jonathan Feldman and Lisa Lougee have bought and sold numerous houses.

US homebuilding rose in October amid a rebound in multi-family housing projects, but construction of single-family homes fell for a second straight month, suggesting the housing market remained mired...

CALIFORNIA real estate developer Bob Champion did something last year that he says put other builders "in a tizzy". He agreed to impose rent control on new apartments he's planning in...

[NEW YORK] The developer Cary Tamarkin bought at the top of the market. His US$50 million purchase in 2014 wasn't a luxury apartment though; it was a former Catholic school at 555 West End...