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Why a Listing Agent and Selling Agent are Different Types of Agents

The Difference Between a Listing Agent and a Selling Agent<p>Updated March 25, 2018<p>It is all right not to know the difference between a listing agent …

The fascinating life of Google founder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page

The quirky, soft-spoken computer scientist cofounded Google and now runs its parent company, Alphabet.<p>So how did he get to where he is today? Here's his story.<p><i>Jillian D'Onfro contributed to an earlier version of this story.</i>

Yorkville Owners to Profit from Long-Awaited Second Avenue Subway

Sales in this Manhattan neighborhood have already picked up, and experts expect rising condo prices<p>Table-rattling blasts and water outages from …

Warren Buffett brilliantly explains how bubbles are formed

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's CEO, has said cryptocurrencies "definitely will come to a bad ending."<p>He was speaking in January on what's probably the highest profile financial-bubble suspect right now.<p>When he publishes his annual letter to shareholders on Saturday, readers will be checking …

Investing

I traveled to Cuba after Fidel Castro's death — and it was far different from what I expected

In early December, Fidel Castro, the country's long-time leader, died. It had been my assumption that his death was like the sun dropping out of the solar system for the long-stagnating island nation. Things were going to start to come apart, and soon.<p>I traveled to Cuba two weeks after his death …

Cuba

How Luxury Bedding Became a Multimillion-Dollar Industry

The luxury bedding industry is bigger than you think. Much bigger.<p>The way Americans relate to their sleep--and the products they sleep on--is changing. And that has opened up a tremendous opportunity for mattress and textiles startups. In 2016, half of the six fastest growing e-retailers in the Top …

One simple way billionaire investor Peter Thiel identifies game-changing startups

He's most famous for his early investment in Facebook, but he also owns a stake in many startups worth billions of dollars, like Palantir, Stripe, and SoFi.<p>How does Thiel seem to find fast-growing startups so easily?<p>One good rule of thumb: look for startups that can't be articulated in the right …

Peter Thiel

The top 9 most popular restaurants in New York City, according to Uber

Because of that, when it comes to judging New York's City most popular restaurants, the ride-hailing company is ignoring all of the "best of" lists and critics reviews and evaluating the restaurants strictly on the data it knows: the number of drop-offs at the restaurant.<p>The company recently …

New York City

CEO Of Australian Spa Empire Endota Reveals Her Secrets To A Successful Business

Sitting on top of a luxury spa empire is a far cry from the career origins of endota spa co-founder Melanie Gleeson. She once made a living as an au pair before managing a small spa in Victoria.<p>“I saw, firsthand, a physical and emotional change in women from when they entered the spa to when they …

5 Dirt Cheap Yet Effective Marketing Strategies for Startups

Do you see nothing but dollar signs when you think of creating a marketing strategy for your startup company? The prospect of investing money in …

Marketing

17 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Tesla is on the verge of completely changing the way it does business

Musk and the team never live up to the ambitious expectations they establish, and for good reason. There is nothing to be gained from aiming low if you're trying to reinvent a 100-year-old technology like the automobile.<p>That pattern was already due to be modified if not changed outright, as Tesla …

Tesla

Jeff Bezos told what may be the best startup investment story ever

But Bezos told an amazing story in San Francisco on Thursday about the first brave souls who invested in Amazon two decades ago.<p>According to Bezos, the first 20 or so outside investors in Amazon put in around $50,000 apiece for a stake of a little less than 1% of the company at the time. If those …

Venture Capital

Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2016

[brightcovevideoID=5176037882001]<p>Startups are the spark that lights the engine of the U.S. economy. The most successful of them, companies like Airbnb, Uber, and Snapchat, change the way we live, travel and communicate.<p>For Forbes’ second annual list of next billion-dollar startups, we’ve found 25 …

Bubble Watch: Experts Sound Alarm On Chinese Real Estate

<i>By Fan Yu</i><p>When China's richest man and its most successful real estate developer calls the country's overheating property market "the biggest bubble …

How to Get Rich in Real Estate: 4 Different Cycles

People decide to start investing in real estate for many different reasons: to supplement their monthly salary, to gain a source of passive income, …

Technology is finally changing the apartment rental experience

Omri Barzilay Contributor<p>Omri Barzilay is a co-founder of Propcy.<p>The real estate rental market is a highly localized, relationship-based industry driven largely by individuals living and working in their own cities, causing many to acknowledge the longstanding difficulty of streamlining disruption …

6 Low-Impact Workouts That Burn the Most Calories

When most of us think about a calorie-torching workout, we think of two words: hard work. We think of activities like jumping, sprinting, bootcamp, …

Lyft CEO Logan Green has a plan that's far bigger than ride-hailing

Logan Green applied for his first job out of college by submitting a resume and a document titled “Logan’s Life Plan.”<p>It was a grandiose heading, especially for a 22-year-old angling for what was a junior role as sustainability coordinator at UC Santa Barbara. But the plan itself was more wonkish …

Transportation

6 renovations that can hurt your home's resale value, according to HGTV's 'Property Brothers'

According to Jonathan and Drew Scott, stars of the HGTV show "Property Brothers," you'll want to be careful how you renovate or remodel your home.<p>"Just as there are features you want in a house, and that also increase the value of the space, there are changes you should not make to a house," they …

15 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library being just a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week. You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p>Here are 15 documentaries …

Entertainment

3 things to do to become a CEO by age 30

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at entrepreneur.com.</i><p>By John Schwarz, Entrepreneur<p>When, at …

The 7 Best Foods to Decrease Your Heart Disease Risk

Imagine a room full of 10 people you know. Eight of them could be on a path to heart disease, according to recent research. But you don’t have to be …

The 41 most nutritious foods on Earth

But which produce is the most worth your while?<p>Jennifer Di Noia, a researcher at William Paterson University who specializes in public health, ranked a long list of fruits and veggies based on their nutrient density to see which ones should be classified as "powerhouse" foods: those most strongly …

Healthy Eating

Instagram is making a once luxury product go mainstream

But now, it's becoming more mainstream — and it's likely a boon to businesses like Juice Generation, which launched in 1999, before wellness was chic. (As a reference point, SoulCycle didn't come for another seven years.)<p>"In the past, only wealthy people had access to these kinds of things, and I …

Juicing

The 20 best bagel shops in New York City, according to Foursquare

But that's where the agreement stops. It's a city of a thousand bagel shops, and everyone believes their favorite is No. 1. So who does it best?<p>We partnered with city-guide app Foursquare to compile a list of the top bagels shops in NYC. Because the app allows users to save and favorite the venues …

How Commercial Drones Are Changing Industry

The FAA has unveiled new commercial drone regulations today. That’s perfect timing for this week’s episode of The Premise podcast, where we’re focused on drones in the enterprise. Lots of industries you wouldn’t expect are using drones, including the insurance and construction industries.<p>We talked …

After Dollar Shave Club, 8 Companies That Could Be Acquired Next for $1 Billion

Technology companies led global M&A during the first half of 2016, and these 8 startups could be poised for such an exit.<p>It's been a chilly IPO market so far this year. Just five tech companies have gone public during the first half of 2016. Meanwhile, however, mergers and acquisitions in global …

Venture Capital

The Marlon Carry-On Suitcase Actually Compresses to Just 9 Inches

Here at Gadget Flow, we see a lot of gadgets, devices, and tools designed to make our lives easier, especially for travel. The products we see are …

This guy used over 80,000 old photographs to create a Google Street View map of New York City in the 1800s

New York City has a long and sprawling history, but looking at the city today, it's hard to tell what it looked like in the past. Luckily, an enterprising coder has solved that problem by creating a Google Street View map for New York City for the late 1800s and early 1900s.<p>Developer Dan Vanderkam …

Google Street View