Rebuilt Custom Home Is A Standout At Colorado’s Beaver Creek Ski Resort

May 21, 2022

The rebuilt Beaver Creek, Colorado, home takes in ski slope, sunset and western views. Slifer Smith Frampton If black diamond ski runs such as the Birds of Prey and Raptor downhill courses give you an adrenaline rush, you’ve come to the right place: Beaver Creek, Colorado. But the regular stop on World Cup circuit is not just for thrill-seekers and pros; the 150-trail resort – made up of the villages of Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead – is also ideal for beginners ...read more

5 Things That Should Happen During A Home Inspection

May 21, 2022

Home Inspection Getty Images So, you found the perfect home (nice!) and you put in an offer (very nice!) and your offer was accepted (SUPER nice!)… now it’s time to have your new purchase inspected. Buyers pay for inspections in order to do their due diligence and ensure that the home is in good shape before completing the purchase. Major red flags that come up during the inspection could make you reconsider buying, or even nullify the contract (depending on your contingencies)—that ...read more

The Sunset Of Rental Construction In New York City (At Least For Now)

May 20, 2022

NEW YORK, NEW YORK (Photo by Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images) Getty Images Like many American cities, New York City’s demand for housing is staggering. In spite of state laws intended to hold down housing costs, rental prices have increased and low- and middle-income families are finding it even harder to find affordable homes. However, new housing development to address the shortage is being threatened because one of New York’s main tools to encourage building, the property tax abateme ...read more

Manor House Boasts An Idyllic Setting Among The Vineyards In The South Of France

May 20, 2022

The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Cecilia towers over the city of Albi, on the Tarn River in France. getty Albi, set on the Tarn River in the south of France, has many claims to fame. The Episcopal city boasts the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Cecilia with its fortress-like brick exterior and lavish interiors. The consistent French Gothic architecture earned the cathedral, built over 200 years from the 13th and 15th centuries, a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation. The renovated ...read more

Why House Prices Skyrocket And Why The New Biden Housing Plan Won’t Work

May 20, 2022

SOLD With Multiple Offers real estate sign near purchased house indicates hot seller's market in the ... [+] desired neighborhood. Blurred outdoor background. Bidding war concept. getty The Biden Administration just announced its Housing Supply Action Plan with 19 immediate steps. Their top priority is to reform local zoning. On the upside, the Plan focuses on new funding for new construction instead of new funding for buying existing houses which just increases house prices and makes h ...read more

Five Experts Share Data Strategies To Survive Wild Housing Market

May 19, 2022

The Real Estate and Construction Management School at the University of Denver is launching a ... [+] Collaboratory to connect builders and students to research different development and business models. Alexandrai Williams The strength of the housing market has made order takers out of the builders and dealers serving it – even to the point that many are turning down work because new jobs would mean a sacrifice of critical resources. Now, the question is, how sustainable is th ...read more

High-Style Modern Villa Asks Nearly $4 Million In Italy’s Tuscany Region

May 19, 2022

The contemporary home in Livorno has three levels of living space. Building Heritage Livorno is an easygoing seaside city with an active seaport on the western coast of central Italy’s Tuscany region. A 16th-century fort, a modern harbor, a cruise ship port and a central promenade occupy the waterfront. The mild Mediterranean climate of winter gives way to sultry temperatures in the summer and no doubt contributes to the laid-back lifestyle of the locals. It also enables year-roun ...read more

Imbuing Historic Buildings With Modern, Yet Respectful, Additions

May 18, 2022

The blending of historic and contemporary is showcased beautifully at 295 Fifth Avenue in New York ... [+] City, which features an addition borrowing from the original building's neo-classical design. Tribeca Investment Group/Studios Architecture Given the never-ending forward march of architecture and technology, it’s no surprise the buildings being developed today are growing ever sleeker, taller and more modern. As these slender splinters reach for the Manhattan sky, the dense urb ...read more

How Do You Say “Membership Interest” For An Equity Pledge?

May 18, 2022

Delaware doesn't define the term “membership interests” in its LLC law. (Photo by Education ... [+] Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Universal Images Group via Getty Images Commercial real estate lenders often lend against pledges of equity interests in limited liability companies that own real estate, rather than just against mortgages of the real estate itself. Pledges of equity in an LLC give borrowers more loan proceeds than ordinary mortgages would by themselves ...read more

Art Gives Potential, Personalized Wellness Boost To Home Interiors

May 18, 2022

Paintings, photography and pottery personalize a living space. Susan Wintersteen, Savvy Interiors Art is a $50.1 billion global market, with the U.S. being the largest player at 42% of total sales value. But art is more than a market or investment vehicle. Works of art can be creative expressions for their creators, or a source of joy and inspiration for their consumers; sometimes those are the same individuals. “Creativity and imagination are our unique strengths as a species,” shar ...read more