22 January 2018

This Well-Manicured $28M Medina Estate Is Washington’s Most Expensive Listing

realtor.com Medina, WA, the small, highly surveilled town that boasts both Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos as residents—is also home to Washington’s most expensive listing: a 5,330-square-foot, six-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom manse located on the edge of Lake Washington. “This is the first time the property has been available in half a century,” says Rebecca Gray, the listing agent […]

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22 January 2018

‘American Chopper’ Biker Dad Slashes Price of Rural Estate

Ray Tamarra/FilmMagic; Fernando Ortega After five years off the air, Discovery Channel is reviving “American Chopper,” featuring a feuding father-son motorcycle-building team and their adventures in Orange County, NY. As the show gears up for its February relaunch, Paul Teutul Sr. (who stars alongside son Paul Teutul Jr.) has just slashed the price of his […]

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22 January 2018

Tax Law Erodes Historic-Building Credit, Threatening Some Projects

Dayton Arcade | Cross Street Partners The new U.S. tax law has eroded the value of an incentive that developers have long used to help finance renovations of historic buildings around the country, raising worries about the prospects for future projects. The law, signed by President Donald Trump last month, changed the federal historic tax credit, which […]

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22 January 2018

Rocker John Mellencamp Reportedly Scoops Up Soho Loft for $2.3M

Earl Gibson III/Getty Images John Mellencamp was born in a small town in Indiana, but he’s a big city slicker these days. Further evidence: His reported purchase of a live-work loft in Soho, the Real Deal reported. The rock star plunked down $2.3 million for a two-bedroom, two-bath, full-floor unit on the ground floor of a historic, […]

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22 January 2018

Top 10 Affordable, Kid-Friendly Suburbs That City Parents Won’t Hate

James Brey/iStock It’s said there’s a season for everything—a time to sow and a time to reap, a time to scoop up bargains at after-holiday sales, and a time to purge that extra crap you didn’t need in the first place. And many new parents inevitably face the most transformative season of all—the one when they decide they have no […]

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19 January 2018

Massive $85M SoCal Estate is Unlike Any Mansion on the Market

realtor.com While Hollywood movers and shakers are known for lavish mansions priced in the multi-millions, the veritable village that movie producer and tech titan Thomas Tull recently put on the market for $85 million is beyond compare. Located in the hills of Westlake Village, just northwest of Los Angeles, and measuring more than 33 acres, it dwarfs David […]

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19 January 2018

Popular Midcentury Modern Homes Are Fetching Top Dollar

Joe Schmelzer for The Wall Street Journal Architect Reja Bakh specializes in international mega projects, such as the cultural center and hotel complex he is designing in Beijing. But the project that has captured his imagination involves a tiny glass and stucco house in New Canaan, Conn., built in 1953. Known as the Alice Ball House, […]

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19 January 2018

Golfer Rory McIlroy’s Palm Beach Gardens Mansion Is on Sale for $12.9M

David Cannon/Getty Images Wunderkind golfer Rory McIlroy is teeing up his 10,557-square-foot Florida mansion for sale, asking $12.9 million for the lavish property. McIlroy describes the “modern, contemporary” look and “bright” feeling as what initially drew him to the six-bedroom, nine-bathroom home. Situated right on the water in Palm Beach Gardens, the property comes with a sizable bonus: […]

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19 January 2018

Anna Faris Lists $2.5M Hollywood Hideaway She Shared With Chris Pratt

Joe Maher/FilmMagic If love died in 2017, in 2018, it’s official, in the realm of real estate. Actress Anna Faris has listed her Hollywood Hills home for $2.5 million, a Zen garden hideaway she purchased in 2005 for $2 million. It was once the love nest she shared with actor Chris Pratt. The camera-ready couple filed for divorce […]

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19 January 2018

Cool Milwaukee Mansion From 1896 Is This Week’s Most Popular Listing

realtor.com We’re going old-school this week. A throwback to Old World craftsmanship in Milwaukee topped the list of most-clicked properties on realtor.com®. Listed for $1.7 million and known as the Goldberg Mansion, the French/Gothic-inspired residence was fully restored in the 1980s by the current owners, who have kept it in pristine condition. We were entranced […]

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18 January 2018

A Medieval Stronghold in Idaho? Meet the Quirky, Eco-Friendly Boise Castle

realtor.com Problem: You want to live like royalty, but also don’t want to move out of Idaho. Solution: Build the Boise Castle. Now listed for $2.78 million, this four-story, 5,845-square-foot, five-bedroom castle in Boise is actually a gorgeous home. “The owner designed it with an architect,” says listing agent Missy Coman. “It was his inspiration.” But…why? […]

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18 January 2018

Jim Clark’s $95M Palm Beach Beachfront Estate Is Most Expensive New Listing

Stephane Cardinale/Sygma via Getty Images; realtor.com The web browser Jim Clark launched is now defunct, but the co-founder of Netscape still has an eye for real estate. The billionaire’s posh property in Palm Beach, FL, is this week’s most expensive new listing on realtor.com®, on the market for $95 million. The Mediterranean-style spread was originally offered […]

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