Come as you are to this piece of rock ‘n’ roll history. Kurt Cobain’s childhood home in Washington state has been unanimously approved by the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation to be turned into a landmark. Now considered historically significant, the modest 1,500-square-foot home where the late rocker grew up is expected to become an exhibit.
Oprah Winfrey has quietly sold her 43-acre waterfront estate on Orcas Island for $14 million in an off-market deal. Located in Washington state and known as Madroneagle, the media, business and philanthropic mogul scored big after initially purchasing the home in 2018 for $8.3 million, property records show. The deal marks the highest price ever
Having a rental property can be a great investment, but tenants can pose a pressing problem if you’re looking to sell. Not only can it end in a messy breakup, but you can also experience an unwanted tax hit if you don’t do things right. Luckily, Roofstock can assist, allowing people to list and sell
Affluent Hamptons residents are struggling to keep up with their new superrich neighbors — who hightailed it from Manhattan to the East End during the pandemic. “There’s so much money now it’s nauseating,” a longtime Amagansett homeowner told Vanity Fair. “I’m a 1-percenter. But I bear no resemblance to these people.” The unidentified woman told
One of the city’s most powerful law firms has reaffirmed its commitment to downtown Manhattan with the largest FiDi-area office deal since the start of the pandemic and the largest in the city this year. Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson renewed its 400,000 square-foot lease for more than 10 years at Brookfield’s One New
You may know him as Lara Jean’s widowed father in the popular “To All The Boys” Netflix film series — and you may also know him as Aidan Shaw, Carrie Bradshaw’s one-time fiancé in “Sex and the City.” But did you know his Southern California condo is for sale? Actor John Corbett, who has also
The Durst Organization has a tough message for the hundreds of its non-union employees in its corporate offices: Get vaccinated or get fired. The family-run, New York real estate empire expects its corporate employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Sept. 6, or they will be “separated from the company,” a spokesman confirmed to The
A massive Texas mansion perched atop a mountain — and isolated from everything else — is up for sale at a whopping $13 million. Located in Austin and overlooking Lake Travis, the home is situated on more than 13 acres of land and spans a colossal 18,000 square feet. One-third of the mountain had to be
Disgraced former NBC host Matt Lauer is listing his Hamptons estate yet again after it has glided on and off the market in the past several years without a buyer. But the “Today Show” host is not budging on the price, listing the 12-bedroom, 12-bathroom home for a whopping $43.995 million. The traditional North Haven
Prices for US homes rose faster in May than they have in 17 years as surging demand for housing outstripped the supply. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, soared 17 percent in May from a year earlier on top of a 15 percent jump in April. The May increase was the
Hunter Biden has a new Malibu rental with an art studio, according to reports. The 51-year-old, who detailed his battle with cocaine and alcohol addictions in his book “Beautiful Things,” moved into the pad with his wife, South African model and filmmaker Melissa Cohen, and their 1-year-old son, Beau, he told Artnet earlier this month.
Fallen power couple Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi have been forced to slash the price of their marital home once again after three months on the market without any offers. Initially listed for $13 million on May 5, the four-bedroom and nine-bathroom mansion received its first price cut one month later to $11.5 million. On Friday,
The mystery buyer behind a $157 million apartment deal in Manhattan’s most prestigious condo tower has been revealed as Alibaba co-founder and Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai. Tsai, 57, purchased two full-floor condo apartments at 220 Central Park South, pegged as the most expensive building in New York City, in two separate transactions in May, the Wall
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend unloaded their former Beverly Hills abode last week for $16.8 million. They celebrity couple — by turns beloved and controversial — moved out of the seven-bedroom, nine-bathroom home in August 2020 to trade up to a bigger space for their growing family — beginning a seller’s nightmare. Their old hilltop
Nobody knows when the city will truly be “post-pandemic,” but when it finally beats the virus woes for good, Park Avenue — that is, the blue-chip commercial zone between East 42d and East 59th streets — will be ready for it. The corridor is in the midst of a $32 billion, public and private investment
A $2.4 million historic New Orleans mansion “reportedly owned” by Beyoncé caught fire Wednesday night. The fire began at 6:15 p.m. central daylight time and was fully extinguished by 8:30 p.m. after 22 firefighters reported to the scene, a department spokesperson confirmed. “If they didn’t get there when they did, it could have been much