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California Homestead With Modern Amenities
A ranch in the Sierra Nevada mountains comes with a stagecoach stop and a heliport.
The Friendliest Place in the House
After decades in decline, the porch is making a comeback as an outdoor room for dining, lounging and connecting with neighbors. Just don't call it a deck.
A Panda, an Orb and Farrah's Footprints
New York art curator Doreen Remen tears through walls and windows to get her artwork into the right spaces in her apartment.
Leroy Schecter's Florida Home Sells for $28 Million
The steel-manufacturing magnate's Indian Creek home had been on the market for several years.
Hogs or Condos?
A look at how the commodities markets for hogs, crude oil, coffee and gold have performed when compared to returns on an investment in a New York City condo.
Hamptons Houses for the Masses
An uptick in deals for lower-priced homes along the storied South Fork of Long Island?mostly by bargain-hunting second-home buyers?has pushed up sales there to the highest point since 2005.
More Are Taking Shape in Flatiron District
The Flatiron District between Madison Square Park and Union Square has become a booming fitness enclave for exercise classes and retailers selling workout apparel.
J.P. Morgan's 'Camp' Is for Sale
The financier's longtime Adirondack retreat hits the market for $3.25 million.
Jerry Leiber's House Hits the Market
The songwriting legend's home in Venice, Calif., is listed for $10.85 million.
Director Ron Howard Sells Lakeside House for $27.5 Million
Director Ron Howard has sold his home in Armonk, N.Y., for the asking price of $27.5 million.
A Jackson Hole Ranch, Now More than 50% Off---for $48.7 Million
The Walton Ranch, once priced at $100 million, has been deeply discounted and is now available for $48.7 million.
Zillow in Talks to Buy Rival Trulia
Zillow is in advanced talks to buy rival online real-estate information service Trulia, according to people familiar with the matter, in a deal that could give their fast-growing websites more power.
Home Buyers Bullish on Istanbul
Luxury-home buyers are pouring into Istanbul from the Middle East and Europe, attracted by the city's rising yet comparatively affordable prices, and by Turkey's relative stability compared with neighbors.
Northern Exposure: Montreal Retreats
For those looking for a slightly cooler change of pace for summer, three homes with views of the city.
Antonio Cruz's Cool, Collected Home
The Seville home of architect Antonio Cruz is a Modernist's dream, 20 years in the making.
A Bouquet Inspired by a Joan Mitchell Canvas
In a loose arrangement, floral designer Lindsey Taylor recreates the feeling of a poetically chaotic canvas by the abstract expressionist painter.
Decorating Fabrics Inspired by Matisse
With a major show of Henri Matisse's cut-outs opening stateside this fall, designers are busily creating patterns inspired by the textile-obsessed painter's art.
Condo Builders Fuel Land Rush in Miami
Cash-paying buyers from abroad are moving to snap up what remains of the city's dwindling supply of prime unbuilt sites, driving values of undeveloped plots to record levels.
Maine Hotel Raises the Bar
From the 15th floor of the new Westin hotel in Portland, Maine, the highest point in the city, the view looks pretty good for a pair of hotel investors who completely remade the nearly century-old property.
A Power Surge in the Rust Belt
General Electric cut a deal with county and city officials to move a number of operations?including human resources and finance?to a new $90 million facility in downtown Cincinnati on the banks of the Ohio River.
New Lenders Enter Property Market and Think Small
As the economy improves, lenders see loans for smaller properties as less risky. And with less competition, interest rates and potential profit can be higher.
Plots & Ploys
Money from China has been a top driver of some housing markets, especially in coastal cities such as San Francisco and Los Angeles. But that spigot may soon tighten.
Queens Project Stirs Worry That Residents Will Be Priced Out
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's affordable-housing ambitions are being tested by the first major project he has shaped from its early stages, a 2.2-million-square-foot development on the Queens waterfront that is raising fears of Brooklyn-style skyrocketing rents.