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10 Things to Be Thankful For, Even in Real Estate

Finding things to be thankful for in real estate this year requires a little creativity, but in the spirit of Thanksgiving, here goes our list of things and people for which we are grateful: 1. We are grateful for still having our homes. There were at least 2.7 million foreclosures in the past five years and another 3.1... Continue Reading »

It's Official! Candy Spelling's Closing Price: $85 Million

At long last, the speculation can end about how much Petra Ecclestone, the 22-year-old daughter of Formula One race car magnate Bernie Ecclestone, paid for Candy Spelling's manor: It was $85 million, according to an officially released statement. The sale of the 56,000-square-foot estate in Bel-Air broke a few records... Continue Reading »

Million-Dollar Mystery: Who Really Bought Spelling Mansion?

Did she or didn't she? Only her Realtor knows for sure -- and he's not talking. Real-estate blogs have been abuzz since news broke last week that 22-year-old Petra Ecclestone (pictured) bought Candy Spelling's Bel-Air Manor, long the country's most expensive listing at an unflinching $150 million. Presumably her daddy,... Continue Reading »

Lessons From the Spelling Sale: How the Rich Are Different

News broke this week that Candy Spelling, the widow of TV mega-producer Aaron Spelling, found a buyer for her most-expensive-listing-in-America mega-mansion, which had been on the market at $150 million since the Ice Age. The buyer: 22-year-old Formula One heiress Petra Ecclestone, "one of the most spoilt girls in... Continue Reading »

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