Lifestyle

A 130-year-old firehouse in Newport has been converted into a 4-bedroom home — and it just got a $1 million price cut. Take a look inside the ‘Chutes and Ladders’ house.

A historic four-bedroom Newport home nicknamed the “Chutes and Ladders” house is selling for $US3.45 million following a $US1.2 million price cut in May. Housed in a former 19th-century Rhode Island fire station, it comes with multiple staircases plus an elevator and working firepole. In 2009, the home received a […]
A 130-year-old firehouse in Newport has been converted into a 4-bedroom home — and it just got a $1 million price cut. Take a look inside the ‘Chutes and Ladders’ house.
Tech

Renovation work on WeWork CEO Adam Neumann’s $10.5 million Manhattan townhome led to disputes with contractors over $1 million in alleged unpaid bills

WeWorkCEO Adam Neumann and his wife, Rebekah Neumann, battled with contractors over bills related to the renovation of their $US10.5 million Manhattan townhome. Between 2017 and 2018, four of the contractors ended up filing legal claims over alleged unpaid bills, and one even sued the couple – even as Neumann […]
Renovation work on WeWork CEO Adam Neumann’s $10.5 million Manhattan townhome led to disputes with contractors over $1 million in alleged unpaid bills
Lifestyle

The 72-year-old billionaire inventor of the Dyson vacuum cleaner just set a real-estate record in Singapore — and his new penthouse sits on the top floors of the city’s tallest building

The Dyson founder James Dyson recently set Singapore’s real-estate record by purchasing a $US54.2 million penthouse, according to Singapore’s Business Times newspaper. The penthouse, in the tallest building in Singapore, boasts an infinity pool, a barbecue pit, a hot tub, and a private elevator, according to Bloomberg. Early this year, […]
The 72-year-old billionaire inventor of the Dyson vacuum cleaner just set a real-estate record in Singapore — and his new penthouse sits on the top floors of the city’s tallest building