Condominiums

Prettiest NYC homes that hit the market this week

This week’s edition includes the former Airbnb of Kimye and a redesigned Soho loft owned by two renowned artists<p><i>Every week, Curbed covers dozens of market listings that vary in price, location, size, grandeur, quirkiness, and other distinct characteristics. If they managed to capture our attention,</i> …

Real Estate

These futuristic origami-style utensils should be in every kitchen — check them out

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>Traditional utensil sets are bulky and take up space in your kitchen.</b>• <b><br>The Ori-Kit is an origami-inspired kitchen set designed to save space and time.</b>• <b><br>Each set comes with six foldable and lightweight utensils you can use anywhere and anytime.</b><p>If you've ever spent hours organizing …

Shopping

Trump Condos Worth $250 Million Pose Conflict

“USA Today spent four months cataloging every property Trump’s companies own across the country. Reporters found that Trump’s companies are sitting …

Real Estate

MODEL OF THE WEEK – LÉKINOX CONDOS

<b>THE VISION</b><br>Winner of the 2016 Domus Builder of the Year award, Montclair doesn’t just build homes, it creates entire living environments.<p>Montclair is …

Architecture

Apartment conversion features sleek space-saving modules

A former commercial space is now efficient apartments<p>Portuguese firm Waataa Architects transformed a space that was previously used for commercial purposes into efficient, space-saving studio apartments by installing two modules that form the kitchen and a sleep area.<p>Essentially a white container, …

Interior Design

State license revoked for contractor in Berkeley balcony collapse

The state has revoked the license of the contractor that built the balcony in Berkeley that collapsed in 2015, killing six college students, essentially putting the company out of business for at least five years.<p>Segue Construction of Pleasanton is losing its license in a settlement with the …

Oakland

First look at wavy loft building planned for Arts District

The project will include 140 live-work units<p>A new rendering released by architectural firm Johnson Fain reveals the striking design of a major new development planned for Downtown LA’s booming Arts District.<p>The project, which is being developed by billionaire art collector Adam Lindemann, is called …

Architecture

Aegis Capital lifts estimates on Wynn Resorts

Aegis Capital boosts its estimate on Q1 EBITDA for Wynn Resorts' (WYNN +1.3%) to $359.7M from $353.9M.<p>"While VIP tailwinds continue to underpin the …

Fortune 500

David Chipperfield's The Bryant unveils the first of its two penthouses

The triplex, half-floor apartment measures over 4,000 square feet<p>David Chipperfield’s first New York City residential project, The Bryant, has just released the first of its two penthouses on the market. Located on the top three floors of this 34-story hotel and condo building, the half-floor …

Architecture

Los Angeles rent comparison: What $1,750 rents you right now

A two-bedroom in Valley Village or a Mid-City one-bedroom?<p><i>Welcome to</i> <i>Curbed Comparisons</i><i>, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. We've found five rentals within $100 of today’s price: $1,750.</i><p>↑ This Pico-Robertson studio apartment has wood floors …

Los Angeles

Discover Queer Berlin at #UNIT 2017 LGBTI Tech Science Conference

Coming up in a few weeks is one of Berlin’s best annual queer events — the #UNIT 2017 LGBTI Tech & Science conference. I’ve been to previous UNIT …

Networking

Open house: Brookline condo with wall of bookshelves, library ladder

If you have more books than you know what to do with, this three-bedroom, two-bath, 1,188-square-foot condo might just do the trick.<p>244 Cypress St., …

Houses

'It can't be that good!': Sex sounds from nearby condo interrupt professional tennis match

The Sarasota Open experienced one of the most unusual delays ever seen in tennis on Tuesday.<p>The first-round match between Frances Tiafoe and Mitchell Krueger on Tuesday was interrupted by some <i>passionate</i> noise-making from a nearby condo.<p>Both Tiafoe and Krueger stopped, as the moaning could be heard …

Do condos appreciate as fast as single-family homes? Answer may surprise you

It’s a real estate question that historically has had an easy answer: Do single-family detached homes appreciate in value faster than …

Business

Hawaii US District Court rules that nonjudicial condo association foreclosures were unlawful

<i>By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities</i><p>Is the tide turning against nonjudicial foreclosure of HOA or condominium association liens?<p>Real …

Mortgages

Renovated Somerville two-family drops pair of shiny new duplexes

Outdoor space included<p>The two condos born of a renovation of 73 Central Street in Somerville’s Spring Hill neighborhood each include three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and outdoor space (a patio in the case of Unit 1, a deck for Unit 2).<p>Both are duplexes, too.<p>They do differ in size—Unit 1 is …

Design

Dallas Arts District hotel and condo tower will kick off on Friday | Real Estate

Downtown Dallas' busy Ross Avenue is getting another high-rise project.<p>After more than a year of planning, developer Craig Hall is ready to start …

Real Estate

BBC Latest News - Doctor Who - Tackle time and space with Doctor Who and the BBC micro:bit

Tackle time and space with Doctor Who and the BBC micro:bit<p>The Doctor Who Team<p>You must enable javascript to play content<p><b>From Monday 24th April, Doctor Who will be taking over schools across the UK in a special Doctor Who and the micro:bit mission… The Daleks want to destroy the universe with a</b> …

Science Fiction

How to optimize your studio apartment

In recent times, studio apartments have experienced a huge surge in popularity. Smaller families, high land costs, reduced construction space and a …

Interior Design

Criminal penalties in proposed condo law spur controversy in Tallahassee

The Florida condo reform bill is moving forward in the state Legislature, but the controversy between those who are in favor and against …

Government

as well as Apartments 11A and 11B.

SaharaReporters has obtained the full list of occupants of a swanky apartment building in Lagos where operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes …

Citizen Journalism

Kids and condos still don’t mix in Alberta: Brewing fight looms over legal age-discrimination

EDMONTON — Michael Janz and Sally Tang hide two-month old Miles as if he was a bag of drugs when they walk between their car and their suburban …

Housing

Facebook Spaces VR parties are available for Rift owners today

Facebook teased how it would create social experiences in virtual reality, and now it's ready to take things one step further. It just launched a Facebook Spaces beta that lets Oculus Rift owners hang out together (up to four at once) in VR. The experience will be familiar if you saw Facebook's …

Virtual Reality

KT Apartment

KT Apartment is a minimalist interior located in Taipei, Taiwan, designed by Marty Chou Architects. The client is a couple with their dog looking for …

10 cozy D.C. condos for less than $400K, mapped - Curbed DC

Sometimes, it’s not all about space. For those who care more about price than about square footage, Curbed DC has put together this map, focused on condos and co-ops on the Washington, D.C. market that are smaller than 700 square feet and cheaper than $400,000.<p>These units range from Chevy Chase to …

Real Estate

12 Things Every Super Tiny Outdoor Space Needs

When you have a sprawling backyard, creating an amazing outdoor space is pretty easy. But what if you have a tiny balcony with just a sliver of an …

Landscaping

'Get out now': Dozens flee Whistler condo complex fire

Witnesses are recalling the frantic effort to make sure that residents of a fire-damaged condo complex in Whistler, B.C. made it out of the burning …

Canadian News

Ramp off eastbound Gardiner Expressway to York-Bay-Yonge now closed

A new, shorter ramp that will replace the old one is set to open in January 2018<p>The off-ramp from the eastbound Gardiner Expressway to York, Bay and …

Toronto

More than US$43m found in Nigerian apartment

LAGOS: More than US$43 million was discovered in an upscale apartment in the Nigerian city of Lagos by local authorities.<p>Police raided the unit on …

Africa

The 350-Square-Foot Home That Basically Doubles in Size

Graham Hill, the founder of Treehugger.com, has always been an advocate for small and sustainable living. In 2012, he moved into a 420 square foot …

Apartments