PM Modi at CREDAI event: ‘Interim Budget proposals to help real estate sector’
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PM Modi at CREDAI event: ‘Interim Budget proposals to help real estate sector’

PM Modi in South India LIVE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address meetings in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka today. (PTI photo) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said the government has taken a number of steps in the last four years to make the real estate sector more transparent and responsible, and the industry…

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A Year Of Recovery For Real Estate

Just when things were beginning to get interesting for real estate, rising interest rates dented the market. With analysts now sounding the alarm for a bearish 2019, real estate investors and prospective homebuyers have turned defensive. Are the pundits right to take a dim view of the U.S. housing market outlook in the year ahead?…

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Ravens to trade Joe Flacco to Broncos, per report – Yahoo Sports
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Ravens to trade Joe Flacco to Broncos, per report – Yahoo Sports

The Baltimore Ravens have agreed to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos, per a report by Adam Schefter. Breaking: Baltimore has agreement in principle to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Broncos, league sources told ESPN. Trade cannot be processed until new NFL league year begins Wednesday,…

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Military survey finds deep dissatisfaction with family housing on U.S. bases
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Military survey finds deep dissatisfaction with family housing on U.S. bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A new survey of military families living on U.S. bases found most are dissatisfied with their housing, often citing serious health and safety hazards – results that counter years of Pentagon reports claiming soaring satisfaction rates among military housing tenants. FILE PHOTO: Swab tests at residences in Fort Benning, Georgia, U.S. reveal…

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It Looked Like A Normal Staircase. Then BOOM: Crutch Knife!
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It Looked Like A Normal Staircase. Then BOOM: Crutch Knife!

“It’s like ‘Home Alone,’ … Philly style.” Surveillance cameras, alarm systems, doormen, multiple locks that require many keys, that one neighbor who is always always watching: all of these are fairly standard-issue security measures that any thief worth their weight in stolen electronics will likely anticipate and prepare for. The crutch knife, however, adds an…

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‘We just want to watch football’: Derry City caught in Brexit chaos
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‘We just want to watch football’: Derry City caught in Brexit chaos

You need wander only yards from the Brandywell Stadium to recognise Derry City’s position as no ordinary football club in no ordinary area. Slogans in support of the IRA, the INLA and a united Ireland feature on the short journey towards the Bogside Inn. Likewise, a large mural making plain what some of those in…

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How Lorena Bobbitt’s Place in the Conversation About Domestic Violence Has Evolved
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How Lorena Bobbitt’s Place in the Conversation About Domestic Violence Has Evolved

Jordan Peele, an Executive Producer of Amazon’s new docu-series Lorena, available to stream starting Friday, has said that the series “reframes Lorena Bobbitt’s story around issues of sexism and domestic abuse” and will provide a “new view into how America got her story wrong and maybe continues to get it wrong.” The fact that domestic…

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‘This Is Devastating’: LIC Real Estate Brokers React To Amazon’s Reversal
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‘This Is Devastating’: LIC Real Estate Brokers React To Amazon’s Reversal

Long Island City (Photo by Thomas Hawk/Flickr) News of Amazon’s decision to not build an office campus in Long Island City shocked and frustrated the city’s real estate industry, where some of the biggest developers, including Tishman Speyer and the Durst Organization, have already made big bets on the Queens neighborhood. “This is devastating,” said…

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NY’s Rent Reform Battle Has Just Begun
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NY’s Rent Reform Battle Has Just Begun

”Oh my god, not there!” That’s what Marlyn Gaston’s mother said, when Gaston told her she planned to move into Flatbush Gardens, five years ago. Gaston assured her that the 59-building complex in central Brooklyn was increasingly safe and clean, not like it was in the 1990s, when it was dubbed “Front Page”—“because it was…

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The ultimate cryptocurrency explainer: Bitcoin, utility tokens, and stablecoins
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The ultimate cryptocurrency explainer: Bitcoin, utility tokens, and stablecoins

Ten years ago the arrival of Bitcoin BTC changed how we view the global monetary system. With it, a new era was introduced that is reshaping how we connect and exchange value. Cryptocurrencies are decentralized digital assets that use cryptography as an encryption mechanism for security purposes. Beginning with Bitcoin, at the time of the…

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