Simone Biles is taking her bronze Olympic medal home to Texas — and what a home. The 24-year-old gymnast purchased an almost 4,000-square-foot home north of Houston, Texas last year, the Houston Chronicle reported in July 2020 when the Summer Olympics were originally scheduled. The home has four bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms, according to property records,
Could this mean John Travolta’s days as a devout member of the ever-controversial Church of Scientology are behind him? The two-time Oscar nominee has sold his mansion near the church’s headquarters in Florida for $4 million. Located only a mile from the Scientology headquarters in Clearwater, the sale comes a little over a year after his wife Kelly
There’s one born every minute. A massive, 35-foot-wide, 12,321-square-foot Upper East Side building that reportedly once housed stars including Grace Kelly and her husband, Prince Rainier III of Monaco, as well as singer Harry Belafonte, Vice President Nelson Rockefeller and even George Soros, sold last Thursday in a foreclosure auction. That’s a lot of house
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CNN’s Anderson Cooper has listed his late mother Gloria Vanderbilt’s longtime New York City home two years after her passing for $1.125 million. Located in Midtown East at 30 Beekman Place, the two-bedroom, two-full-bathroom apartment belonged to the late New York icon for more than two decades. The socialite, fashion designer, artist and heiress initially
It’s a good reminder that not all of us have a place to call home. Whether we’re located in a studio apartment or a four-bedroom house, spending more time at home means that our surroundings are everything to us. And, perfect timing: Wayfair’s “Save Big, Give Back” event includes up to 80% off its most
After nearly five years of construction and neighbor nuisances, the most expensive Upper West Side townhouse is finally hitting the market at a whopping $27.5 million, The Post has learned. Located at 32 West 76th St., David Luttway and his wife, Dana — the daughter of Nita Lowey, who served as a U.S. Representative for
The Obamas’ $11.75 million Martha’s Vineyard estate is expected to be the site of a controversial outdoor birthday bash next week. Former President Obama and his FLOTUS purchased the sprawling 29-acre estate on the Edgartown Great Pond in December 2019 after previously renting it, The Post previously reported. Now, Barack and Michelle are inviting 475
Gold’s trend finally reversed to long and promptly got hammered on Friday. The $16.00 drop is no big deal in the big scheme but painful just the same. As expected, volume is pathetic. In other words, there is a lack of interest in markets in general. Silver has no interest now; the trading range is
The owners of Condé Nast went eyeball-to-eyeball with their landlord at One World Trade Center — and the powerful magazine publishers blinked. Advance Publications honchos Steven Newhouse and Donald Newhouse lost a fierce tug of war with real estate mogul Douglas Durst — and have paid nearly $10 million for four months’ back rent at
[embedded content] Gold surprised many investors this week, rising to a strong resistance point of $1,830 an ounce following the Federal Reserve’s interest rate announcement. Here’s a look at Kitco’s top three stories: 3. Gold price jumps back above $1,800 as Fed’s Powell says the U.S. is ways away from ‘substantial further progress’ 2. U.S. Q2 GDP
Screw you guys … they’re not selling. Casa Bonita, a Mexican restaurant made famous by the television show “South Park,” will not be sold to the show’s creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker. The restaurant’s parent company Summit Family Restaurant Inc., tells TMZ they have no plans to sell despite filing for bankruptcy in April.
[embedded content] With the challenges of shutdowns brought by COVID-19 largely behind us, miners can now focus on rebuilding production to maximum capacity. Inflation now remains the biggest challenge to miners, said Peter Marrone, executive chairman of Yamana Gold. “It seems to me that the challenge that is fronting this industry presently is inflation, and
Hamptonites are seeing double. Thumbing their noses at one of the most aggressive markets in history, established residents of the Hamptons are buying up additional homes in the East End. They’re not looking for a quick flip either. These second home buys are pricey pied-à-terres that provide a different vibe from a primary Hamptons residence.
Come as you are to this piece of rock ‘n’ roll history. Kurt Cobain’s childhood home in Washington state has been unanimously approved by the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation to be turned into a landmark. Now considered historically significant, the modest 1,500-square-foot home where the late rocker grew up is expected to become an exhibit.
Oprah Winfrey has quietly sold her 43-acre waterfront estate on Orcas Island for $14 million in an off-market deal. Located in Washington state and known as Madroneagle, the media, business and philanthropic mogul scored big after initially purchasing the home in 2018 for $8.3 million, property records show. The deal marks the highest price ever
Osama bin Laden’s brother, Ibrahim bin Laden, has listed his longtime Bel Air mansion for a whopping $28 million, The Post can confirm. Ibrahim, who is the older half-brother of the late terrorist, has owned the property for nearly four decades, since 1983, property records show. Ibrahim purchased the Mediterranean villa-style mansion for $1,653,000 at the
It’s a luxe triplex penthouse with its own roof terrace — and despite its cinematic history, you don’t need superpowers to own it. This one-bedroom spread in Tudor City, which is up for sale for $1.99 million, features 15-foot-high casement windows and appeared in all three “Spider-Man” films as the home of the Green Goblin,
(Kitco News) Gold fell to new daily lows after the U.S. annual core PCE price index came in at 3.5% in June versus the consensus forecast of 3.7%. On a monthly basis, the core PCE price index was up 0.4% in June versus the expected 0.6%, according to the data published by the U.S. Department
Having a rental property can be a great investment, but tenants can pose a pressing problem if you’re looking to sell. Not only can it end in a messy breakup, but you can also experience an unwanted tax hit if you don’t do things right. Luckily, Roofstock can assist, allowing people to list and sell
Affluent Hamptons residents are struggling to keep up with their new superrich neighbors — who hightailed it from Manhattan to the East End during the pandemic. “There’s so much money now it’s nauseating,” a longtime Amagansett homeowner told Vanity Fair. “I’m a 1-percenter. But I bear no resemblance to these people.” The unidentified woman told
They’re putting their money where their masks are. Alibaba billionaire Joe Tsai, a citizen of Taiwan, Hong Kong and Canada, was outed this month as the mystery buyer behind a $157 million Manhattan sky palace at 220 Central Park South — the largest residential sale of the year. For some, the monster deal signaled that
Just two months after Donald Trump pardoned Lil Wayne, the rapper shelled out $15.4 million for a newly built Los Angeles estate. Located next door to Kylie Jenner in Hidden Hills, the luxury abode was constructed in 2019 and is made up of seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms. Wayne, born Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., closed
A new indoor-mask mandate proposed by the CDC would undercut efforts to draw employees back to offices after Labor Day — a crucial step needed to prop up the struggling commercial real estate market and to protect the city’s economy, according to an influential business advocacy group. Although Gov. Andrew Cuomo has not yet mandated