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6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth — even if you start with nothing

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These six tycoons and members of The Oracles suggest how you can invest $100,000 or start with nothing.

In shift, Trump tells Xi he will honor 'one China' policy

BEIJING (AP) — President Donald Trump reaffirmed Washington's long-standing "one China" policy in a call with Beijing's leader, a move that could ease anger in China over his earlier suggestions that he might use Taiwan as leverage in negotiations over trade, security and other sensitive …

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a …

15 Design Secrets to Steal From Professional Home Stagers

Trust the professionals when they say details really do matter.<p>If you're a fan of HGTV, you appreciate the power of home stagers — a.k.a. the people who sweep in after a makeover and turn the shell of a house into a warm and inviting home. Use their secrets in your own abode to make it just as …

Smart Home Tips & Tricks for a Better You in 2017

These automations will help you keep your resolutions<p>We’re almost a month into 2017. Do you know where your resolutions are?<p>Whether you’re still …

19 stunning photos that show just how amazing US National Parks are

The United States is home to some of the most incredible natural sights and wonders in the world — from towering mountains to otherworldly rock formations — and we're grateful the National Park Service honors and preserves many of these unique sights.<p>The agency proudly fosters outdoor exploration …

Real Estate Startup OfferPad Raised $260M to Making Selling Your Home Easy

Image it’s 5:00 o’clock and the realtor calls to say she has a seller who is interested in your home and wants to see it within the hour. Obviously, …

The man behind this giant tower didn’t live to see its completion

Signs reading “The Eugene” have sprung up at Brookfield’s 844-unit rental apartment tower nearing completion at the developer’s Manhattan West …

Real Estate

This artist’s amazing sketchbooks could be the inspiration you need to start a travel journal

While posting snaps on Instagram is a great way to share your travel adventures with friends and family, there could be a more interesting way to document your trips and help you take in every detail along the way.<p>Dina Brodsky, a Minsk-born New Yorker who works as an artist and curator, records her …

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Inside Taj-I Mah, the most luxurious new hotel in the Alps

Luxury comes so weighted with expectation it makes me nervous; not least in the Alps, where it can mean so many things. And can go so badly (and expensively) wrong. Animal skins and wood-panelled walls, or crisp white linen and floor-to-ceiling windows? Local Reblochon and Beaufort cheeses all the …

Skiing

The 12 cheapest summer holiday destinations in Europe for couples

8 Greek villas with stunning sea views

There is something special about waking up to a stunning sea view, and we all know that a cocktail or a meal taste even better when the panorama …

17 stunning and unusual ski destinations around the world

From backcountry adventures in Afghanistan to skiing at midnight in Sweden, there are under-the-radar resorts located all over the world.<p>We've listed some of the most unexpected and unusual skiing destinations around the world. It's even possible to go skiing in Scotland if your budget doesn't …

The Cool Girl's Guide to Rome

The Eternal City has endless options. Here's how to navigate them.<p>Things I've learned: When in Rome, it can be difficult to restrict usage of the phrase "When in Rome," whether you're consuming a double scoop of gelato or purchasing a pair of custom, handmade leather sandals. But I'll try mightily …

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12 flight-booking hacks every traveler should know

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• We rounded up the best flight booking hacks from a Quora thread.<br>• Some tips include clearing your cookies before browsing, changing your IP address, booking early morning flights, and embracing layovers.</b><p>Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and …

Pinterest predictions: The top 10 home and design trends for 2017

Pinterest, the online visual-bookmarking website, has revealed the Pinterest 100, a prediction of 100 design and lifestyle trends that are expected to rock our world in the year ahead.<p>Trends are identified according to their percentage of year-over-year growth in popularity, which is based on the …

The 7 Decorating Mistakes Everyone Makes in Their Living Room

When entering a meticulously designed living room, we feel it right away: the perfect proportions giving the space a certain grandeur, the plush …

Living Rooms

Farm-to-Apartment Amenities on the Rise

From organic juiceries to private restaurants, foodies are having a real estate moment in U.S. luxury developments<p>There’s a bit of a foodie amenities …

Real Estate

THE FUTURE OF RETAIL 2016 [SLIDE DECK]

The retail industry is on the cusp of a fundamental transformation driven by digital technologies. And as retailers adapt to the digital age, the line between physical and digital commerce is becoming increasingly blurred.<p><b>BI Intelligence</b> has created a slide deck exploring the most disruptive trends …

The 13 best secret islands on Earth