Billionaire Ken Griffin buys historic London mansion for $122M

Ken Griffin and his new home at 3 Carlton Gardens He shattered the record for most expensive home sale ever in Chicago and has spent a not-so-small fortune amassing a huge South Florida estate. Now billionaire Ken Griffin is making waves in the London residential market. The hedge fund honcho behind Chicago-based [...]

Beckham-led group should have registered as lobbyists in MLS stadium bid: Lawsuit

From left: Jorge Mas, Marcelo Claure, and David Beckham (Credit: Getty Images) The city of Miami is facing another lawsuit stemming from David Beckham’s bid to build a Major League Soccer stadium. This time around, a local attorney is alleging the city broke its own lobbying laws when dealing with the group [...]

Knotel expands European footprint with acquisition of Paris co-working company

Amol Sarva in Paris (Credit: Wikipedia and Unsplash) Knotel has acquired the largest co-working firm in Paris, giving the company a dominant market share position in the French capital. The company, Deskeo, will rebrand under Knotel, CEO Amol Sarva told TechCrunch. The acquisition now gives Knotel a presence 10 times the size [...]

The week in luxury: A map of Miami-Dade’s priciest condo sales

Condo sales are on the rise in Miami-Dade. From January 13 to 19, the county recorded 103 closings for a total sales volume of $48 million, up from the previous week’s 77 closings for $23.5 million. Condos last week sold for an average price of about $466,000 or about $312 per [...]

Toll Brothers' record shows the housing boom has no end in sight

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Should I get a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage?

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Zillow buys a mortgage lender and the stock tanks

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Looking for a home in Berlin or Budapest? Prepare to pay more

Europe took 11 of the top 20 spots on a ranking of cities with the largest price increases in the first quarter, according to global property agency Knight Frank. [...]