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cnbc.com - Jabari Young - NFL player LeSean McCoy wants to build a real estate empire using opportunity zones
NFL player LeSean McCoy wants to build a real estate empire using opportunity zones
CNBC

Published Sat, Apr 17 2021 10:25 AM EDT NFL running back LeSean McCoy has 60 properties, some operating under his Vice Capital real estate firm. The company develops properties using opportunity zones. The legislation was created out of the federal…

nypost.com - Laura Italiano - 'Marxist' BLM co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors defends real estate holdings
'Marxist' BLM co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors defends real estate holdings
New York Post

Patrisse Khan-Cullors said she did not use any of the money donated to Black Lives Matter on her own personal properties. “Marxist” Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors tearfully defended her $3.2 million real estate…

torontosun.com - Liz Braun - Real estate agent urges women to invest in themselves
Real estate agent urges women to invest in themselves
torontosun

Rana Khaled wants you to put on your big girl pants and buy a house. An agent with Sage-Verity — you've seen her host Hot Market on HGTV — Khaled wants more women to experience the sense of power and financial independence that come…

journalstar.com - BY KATIE ALLEN, REALTOR - Adventures in real estate … FSBO doesn't pay off
Adventures in real estate … FSBO doesn't pay off
JournalStar.com

It's a seller's market, prices are soaring and homes are going under contract in the blink of an eye. Seems tempting to offer your house “For Sale By Owner,” right? Why pay a Realtor when you can DIY? When it comes to negotiating the…

foxbusiness.com - Jessica Napoli - Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez's business empire includes real estate, wellness
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez's business empire includes real estate, wellness
Fox Business

Even though Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez officially called off their engagement and split on Thursday, the pair are still financially linked to each other. The duo issued a joint statement to TODAY, just weeks after reportedly reconciling. 'We…

nytimes.com - Conor Dougherty - One Way to Get People Off the Streets: Buy Hotels
One Way to Get People Off the Streets: Buy Hotels
The New York Times

SAN FRANCISCO — The inside of the van was lined with plastic. The driver was masked and ready to go. There was a seat for just one passenger. Gregory Sanchez eyed the setup warily. Mr. Sanchez was 64 and homeless, and the van was there to…

therayfield.com - Facebook censors stories about real estate shopping spree by BLM co-founder
Facebook censors stories about real estate shopping spree by BLM co-founder
Rayfield Review News

Former congressional candidate Kim Klacik and Washington Post columnist Marc Thiessen react on ‘The Evening Edit.' #FoxNews #EveningEdit Subscribe to Fox Business! https://bit.ly/2D9Cdse Watch more Fox Business Video:…

nytimes.com - Ron Lieber - Realtors Want to Sell You a Home. Their Trade Group Backs Evicting Others.
Realtors Want to Sell You a Home. Their Trade Group Backs Evicting Others.
The New York Times

Some of the same people in charge of selling you a home have sued to make it easier to evict people from one. In September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention barred evictions for most renters. The C.D.C. recently extended the…

nypost.com -  Kerry J. Byrne - Breonna Taylor's mom slams BLM chapter in Louisville as a 'fraud'
Breonna Taylor's mom slams BLM chapter in Louisville as a 'fraud'
New York Post

Tamika Palmer, mother of Breonna Taylor, addresses the media in Louisville, Ky., on Aug. 13, 2020. The mom of Breonna Taylor slammed a Black Lives Matter chapter as a “fraud” in a since-removed social media post. “'I have never…

news-press.com - Above Water, The News-Press - Enclave of distinction mirrors real estate surge in SW Florida
Enclave of distinction mirrors real estate surge in SW Florida
The News-Press

When Matthew Fiterman with Distinctive Communities™ broke ground on the first of 27 custom homes at The Enclave of Distinction in 2020, he anticipated that word about this unique development would spread and the limited sites would sell…

theglobeandmail.com - Susan Krashinsky Robertson - The resurrection of MEC: Inside the beleaguered retailer's bid for a comeback
The resurrection of MEC: Inside the beleaguered retailer's bid for a comeback
The Globe and Mail

Two of MEC's new executives were rooting around in their distribution centre in Surrey, B.C., one day this past January when they struck gold. There, tucked away in a musty 53-foot container, was a pile of snowshoes – a precious resource for…

forbes.com - Sergei Klebnikov - This Billionaire Investor Thinks Elon Musk Will Be A 'Trillion Dollar Man'
This Billionaire Investor Thinks Elon Musk Will Be A 'Trillion Dollar Man'
Forbes

ometimes it feels like it's just millennials and Robinhood traders who are making money off investing in electric carmaker Tesla. Think again. Meet billionaire money manager Ron Baron and his many retiree investors. Folks who maybe aren't quite…

themichiganstar.com - Peter D'Abrosca - Facebook Bans Story About BLM Co-Founder Buying Expensive Real Estate
Facebook Bans Story About BLM Co-Founder Buying Expensive Real Estate
The Michigan Star

In the latest example of Silicon Valley censorship, Facebook has banned the sharing of a story about a high-profile Black Lives Matter member purchasing expensive real estate. “Patrisse Khan-Cullors, the leader of Black Lives Matter and a…

forbes.com - Jack Kelly - A War For Talent Is Starting-Spoiler Alert: Workers Will Win
A War For Talent Is Starting-Spoiler Alert: Workers Will Win
Forbes

It's incredulous to see the economy and job market heating up, when only a few months ago, we were mired in misery. In a dramatic comeback, Americans are finding new jobs. Over 7 million jobs have recently been posted online. In March, nearly one…

therayfield.com - 'Chilling:' Facebook Hammered for Censoring Story on Marxist BLM Co-Founder's Real Estate Buying Binge
'Chilling:' Facebook Hammered for Censoring Story on Marxist BLM Co-Founder's Real Estate Buying Binge
Rayfield Review News

Facebook has once again censored a story from the New York Post for the sole reason that it did not like the content, in perhaps the most blatant overstep yet by the tech giant. On Saturday, the Post published a story detailing the home-buying…

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