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Floyd Mayweather Jr. drops $25.5 million on new mansion in Beverly Hills

The Money Team has landed on the Westside.<p>Fresh off his bout against Conor McGregor, boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. has bought a mansion in Beverly Hills for $25.5 million.<p>The French modern-style home, built in 1992 and renovated in 2015 by spec developer Nile Niami, encompasses slightly more …

Luxury

Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota makes a play for oceanside cottage in Hawaii

In 2014, Marcus Mariota became the first Hawaiian-born athlete to win the Heisman Trophy.<p>Now, after two years in the NFL, the Tennessee Titans quarterback has used some of his $24-million rookie contract to get a place closer to home, buying a four-bedroom cottage in Kailua, Hawaii, for $2.45 …

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Will Smith Secretly Sells Multi-Residence Compound Above Kauai’s North Shore (EXCLUSIVE)

By Mark David<p>@YourMamaTweets<p><b>SELLER:</b> Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith<b><br>LOCATION:</b> Kilauea, Kauai, HI<b><br>PRICE:</b> $12,000,000<b><br>SIZE:</b> 6.91 acres, four residential …

Jada Pinkett Smith

Los Angeles real estate legend John Aaroe retires

This isn't the first time Los Angeles real estate icon and business visionary John Aaroe, known for his top-notch client service and magic touch in …

Real Estate

Tyler Perry lands a modern mansion in Mulholland Estates for $14.5 million

Actor and filmmaker Tyler Perry, through a corporate entity, has purchased a home in gated Mulholland Estates for $14.5 million.<p>The modern masterpiece, built in 1992, sits on more than 4 acres. Steel beams and walls of tempered glass form the dramatic shell of the home, which features overlapping …

Real Estate

L.A. Chargers exec lands the Newport Beach home of a 'Real Housewives' star

Tom Telesco, general manager of the Los Angeles Chargers, was the buyer of the Newport Beach home recently sold by baseball player-turned-television analyst Jim Edmonds and his wife, “Real Housewives of Orange County” personality Meghan King Edmonds, public records show. The sales price was $2.998 …

Real Housewives of Orange County

Revolutionizing Residential Real Estate: The Future of Selling Homes

Shutterstock<p>Buying a home can be beyond complicated. Throughout the process, there are many eventualities that can have a negative impact on your home buying experience. Things can get even more prickly when you’re looking at or listing for sale by owner homes. Right now, the multiple listing …

Real Estate

3D Real Estate Photography Is Now A Reality -- And A Must-Have

Shutterstock<p>Tech disruption of the real estate industry shows no sign of slowing. From Zillow attempting inroads into agent-less offers to multiple players upending traditional broker-agent and agent-client relationships, real estate professionals ignore the changing business landscape at their own …

Real Estate

Hawaii house designed as a mini village by De Reus Architects

A series of steep-roofed pavilions linked by gardens and external corridors make up this home by De Reus Architects on Hawaii's Big Island.<p>The studio …

Hawaii

Why a career in real estate is the perfect fit for many Millennials

The world has changed. The technological innovations of the last twenty years have led to the exchange of information with an ease and volume that …

This $14.5M Big Island estate named HGTV's Best Outdoor Retreat

Fiery crash leaves 1 woman dead on Hawaii Island<p>Fiery crash leaves 1 woman dead on Hawaii Island<p>PHOTOS: Princess Diana's first trip to the Hawaiian …

Hawaii

Nine Ways To Excel In The Real Estate Game

Shutterstock<p>In a world where HGTV shows reign supreme, it feels like everyone is suddenly interested in house flipping, renovations and vacation homes. While the real estate agents on those shows make buying and selling seem like a snap, there’s actually a ton of work going on behind the scenes. …

Real Estate

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New Mexico man admits to embezzling nearly $1 million from real estate company

A New Mexico man admitted in court that he and his wife spent all but $5,000 out of $1 million that investors gave to the pair under the guise of …

The Next Job Humans Lose to Robots: Real Estate Appraiser

Twenty-five years ago, Brian Weaver was told at a seminar that the real estate appraisal profession would be killed off by technology in five years. …

Real Estate

11 Celebrity "Starter Homes" That Are Ridiculously Luxe

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A 23-Year-Old Woman Shut Down Her Real Estate Blog After Zillow Threatened Her

McMansion Hell chronicled the many failings of gigantic American houses. Its author, Kate Wagner, shut down the blog Monday after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from Zillow.<p>McMansion Hell grew in popularity in recent months by mixing sarcasm, internet lingo, and erudition into commentary …

Real Estate

7 Sailors Emerged From Diverse Backgrounds to Pursue a Common Cause

The seven sailors who died when the destroyer Fitzgerald collided with a container ship last weekend were a snapshot of the nation they served: an immigrant from the Philippines whose father served in the Navy before him; a poor teenager whose Guatemalan family came north eager for opportunity; a …

Military

The Brainiest Professor In Real Estate Wrote A 95-Page Paper On PropTech And We Read It All So You Don’t Have To

London Technology View count:<p>14 June 2017<p>Oxford: dreaming spires of PropTech<p>“There is an oversupply of activity in real estate FinTech, an excess of …

Real Estate

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Honoring Hawaii’s Top Real Estate Agents of 2017

June, 2017<p>For many of Hawaii’s top real estate agents, Thursday night was a time to celebrate at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel.<p>About 400 people gathered …

Real Estate

Whether it's sandwiches or real estate, 'Million Dollar Listing New York' star born to sell

BETHLEHEM — When Fredrik Eklund was in his mid-20s, he left behind his family and friends in his native Sweden to start a new life in New York City, …

Real Estate

Celebrity Real Estate: Michael Phelps and Joel McHale

Tim Lister, CNN - y Natalie Wise<p><b>Michael Phelps Has a New Place to Hang His Gold Medals</b><p>Michael Phelps ended his swimming career by breaking even more …