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Jeffrey Epstein’s $56 million mansion could become a real-estate nightmare

Jeffrey Epstein’s $56 million mansion could become a real-estate nightmare

Jeffrey Epstein lived in what’s reportedly one of the largest private homes in Manhattan, where he allegedly sexually abused underaged girls, an allegation so horrific, real-estate experts say people will go out of their way to avoid walking down the block. Epstein has pleaded not guilty to the charges. Epstein’s seven-story, 21,000-square-foot Upper East Side home near [...]

July 13, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Jeffrey Epstein’s $56 million mansion could become a real-estate nightmare

Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

  Representative image GURUGRAM: The wife of a senior Army officer was allegedly duped of Rs 31.5lakh by a real-estate agent in a fake land deal. The accused allegedly sold two plots in a non-existent real-estate project located in Bhiwadi, Rajasthan, promising 25% annual returns under the buyback scheme. Reji Kurian, a resident of Delhi Cant [...]

February 3, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Army officer’s wife cheated by real-estate agent

The bubble in China’s real-estate market

The bubble in China’s real-estate market

Americans enjoy an unusual kind of security—their big, domestically-focused economy isn’t very vulnerable to external shocks. But most people around the world don’t have that luxury: their jobs, businesses and livelihoods are very sensitive to events in far-off lands, and the choices of leaders they don’t elect. Right now, much of the world is in [...]

December 15, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on The bubble in China’s real-estate market

India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

AMBERNATH, India—Saturdays are typically busy at the sales office of Patel’s Planet, one of the many new apartment developments in the suburbs surrounding Mumbai where India’s fledgling middle class has been flocking in recent years. But last Saturday, it was virtually deserted. Prateek Patel, the cousin of the developer, complained that he hasn’t sold an [...]

December 7, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

Real-estate biz hit due to demonetisation; will be down till March’17: Niranjan Hiranandani

Real-estate biz hit due to demonetisation; will be down till March’17: Niranjan Hiranandani

Equating demonetisation as a move to cure “cancer” in the economy, Mumbai-based real-estate tycoon and managing director of Hiranandani Group Niranjan Hiranandani said the real-estate sector across the country has taken a “hit” after the Modi-government banned currencies of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denominations and will take at least four months to recover. “The [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Real-estate biz hit due to demonetisation; will be down till March’17: Niranjan Hiranandani

Trump taps real-estate, finance executives for all-male economic-advisory team

Trump taps real-estate, finance executives for all-male economic-advisory team

Donald Trump announced an economic policy advisory council on Friday drawn heavily from real estate and finance executives, ahead of what the Trump campaign is billing as a major address on the economy on Monday in Detroit. Absent from the list of advisers released Friday are Republican policy hands that have guided past GOP nominees [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Trump taps real-estate, finance executives for all-male economic-advisory team

Dangerous real-estate document a path to court

Dangerous real-estate document a path to court

The Seller Property Information Statement (SPIS) continues to be the single most dangerous document in current use in the real estate market. Since 1997, when the form first came into use, there have been 94 reported Ontario court cases centred on the document. Across the country, the total exceeds 250. Many more have been settled [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Dangerous real-estate document a path to court

The real-estate market is about to either take off or collapse

The real-estate market is about to either take off or collapse

A vacant and blighted house next to a well-kept occupied house in a once thriving east-side neighborhood in Detroit seen in 2013. The real-estate market is one of the most important parts of the American economy.And there’s a lot of disagreement about where it’s going next. Housing is one of the largest sources of wealth [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on The real-estate market is about to either take off or collapse

Latest Washington real-estate gold rush: farms

Latest Washington real-estate gold rush: farms

You know about home prices and rents soaring across the Puget Sound region and Washington — but you might be surprised at the latest type of property to get swept up in the state’s real-estate wave: farms. The average sale price of high-quality Washington farmland has increased 25 percent in the last year, and is [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Latest Washington real-estate gold rush: farms