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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.

Real Estate

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 …

China

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 …

Travel

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 …

Design

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 …

Philips Hue

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 …

National Parks

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 …

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 …

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 …

The 12 cheapest summer holiday destinations in Europe for couples

12. Nice, France, £90.95<p>Getty Images<p><b>Meal for two:</b> £65.26<p><b>Beer:</b> £3.05<p><b>Glass of wine:</b> £3.05<p><b>Filter coffee:</b> £1.31<p><b>Coca-Cola:</b> £3.05<p><b>Suncream:</b> …

Coca-Cola

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 …

Luxury Travel

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 …

Skiing

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 …

Italy

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 …

Singapore Airlines

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 …

Home Decorating

The #1 Decorating Mistake 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 …

Home Decorating

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 …

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 …

eCommerce

The 13 best secret islands on Earth

Ho Chi Minh City