Real Estate News

Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
Michael Dell, the richest man in Austin and Forbes' tenth-richest person in the tech industry, paid a whopping $100 million for a duplex penthouse at One57 — a 1,004-foot-tall luxury tower on New York City's Billionaire's Row. The sale set a new record for a single residence in New York [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018 5:46:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
​Airbnb announced on Thursday that it would launch a guest membership programme and new luxury accommodation programme, as it aims to acquire more than a billion annual guests by 2028. [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018 4:04:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
A single homebuyer in the Austin area would need to save up for more than 11 years to reach a 20 percent down payment on a typical home. That is according to an analysis by real estate website Zillow, which examined income data from the U.S. Census Bureau and home values [...]
Wed, Feb 21, 2018 8:41:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
Dive into the latest data on home sales and see where prices are climbing fastest (and where they're falling). [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018 1:31:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
From clean-cut Scandinavian styles to sparkling chandeliers, the 2018 Austin Modern Home Tour is packed with eye candy for design enthusiasts. Readers can get a sneak peek of the tour set for Feb.24 by browsing the slideshow of Pinterest-worthy photos above. To mark the 10th annual tour, GoodLife Luxury and [...]
Sun, Feb 18, 2018 2:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
Kuper Sotheby's International Realty has closed four home sales involving bitcoin in the Austin area recently. Learn how the firm angled itself into the lucrative cryptocurrency real estate market. And buyers be aware: Their first seller didn't want to accept bitcoin so it was converted to cash. If he would [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018 3:42:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
North Texas native, pop singer and actress Selena Gomez has decided to put her luxury Fort Worth mansion back on the market in hopes of finding a buyer. Last year, Gomez and her listing agents pulled the property, which was priced at nearly $3 million, from the market after the property [...]
Wed, Feb 14, 2018 1:37:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
At the time of the deal, Trump's companies had suffered a string of six successive bankruptcies. [...]
Tue, Feb 13, 2018 9:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
Richard Garriott’s ranch already features a haunted forest and a Shakespearean theater to lure potential buyers. Now the video game pioneer has added a new twist — he prefers buyers pay for his $45 million property in bitcoin. In fact, he is offering a “significant discount” for buyers who use [...]
Sun, Feb 11, 2018 12:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Source: Austin Business Journal Residential Real Estate News
Forestar Group Inc. has sold $232 million of homes and land to the East Coast investment firm that had tried to acquire the Austin real estate company in 2017. In a Thursday securities filing, Forestar said it offloaded 20 community development projects to an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group and an [...]
Fri, Feb 09, 2018 4:50:00 PM, Continue reading at the source