Kevin Spacey sells LA compound for $11M: report

It’s the house that “House of Cards” built. Kevin Spacey unloaded his Los Feliz home in typical Frank Underwood style — quietly and for a hefty payoff. The actor pocketed $11 million from the sale of the 6,600-square-foot home — more than five times the $2.1 million he paid for it in 1997, Variety reported. […]

Former Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci is renting out (half) his Soho townhouse for $14K

From LLNYC: The very fashionable Riccardo Tisci is renting out half of his (equally fashionable) Soho townhouse at 54 King Street for $14,000-a-month. The designer, who stepped down as creative director of Givenchy earlier this year and is rumored to be heading to Versace, and his friend, artist Marina Abramovic bought the townhouse together in 2011 under […]

South Florida bucks the national retail trend

If you’ve taken any time to look up from your Amazon cart, you may have heard: Brick-and-mortar retail is dead. The first half of 2017 has already seen dramatic announcements of store closings from once-surefire anchors such as JCPenney (138 stores), Macy’s (68 stores) and Sears (54 stores, plus 126 Kmarts), while traditional inline tenants […]

Top TRD stories: A $28K home on “Fixer Upper” listed for nearly $1M, London millennials experiment with shared ownership … & more

Current reader favorites: 1. Last sold for $28K on “Fixer Upper,” this one bedroom just listed for nearly $1M 2. In London, millennials experiment with shared ownership 3. The Rebel Alliance attacks: Top brokerages team up with REBNY in deal that could cut StreetEasy out 4. Qatar is so filthy rich that even its servants […]

Lady Gaga goes gaga for Montauk

Songstress and famed meat-wearer Lady Gaga is reportedly looking for new digs in the Hamptons. The superstar was recently spotted house hunting at Gurney’s Residences in Montauk with her new beau Christian Carino, reports the New York Post. The duo twice toured a oceanfront, $5.9 million, three-bedroom spread. “The singer loved Montauk so much that she is considering […]

Squatters strike again in Queens

It’s happened again in Queens. An elderly woman recently discovered that squatters had taken over her Rockaway Beach Boulevard vacation house. It all started in 2014, after Yvette Hyman, a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor, rented her house to a family that she believed was displaced by Hurricane Sandy. Out of sympathy for their supposed plight, Hyman rented her four-bedroom […]