Items Tagged with 'Douglas Elliman Real Estate'


  • Home sales in Manhattan surge as wealthy buyers rush to avoid "mansion tax"

    Median home price rises to a record $1.2 million as sales jump 13%
    Manhattan homebuyers went on a shopping spree in the second quarter, rushing to buy properties before transfer taxes increased. The median sale price rose to a record $1.2 million, up 11% from a year earlier, as home sales reached 2,957, up from 2,629, according to a report Tuesday by Miller Samuel and Douglas Elliman Real Estate. The sales increase comes after six consecutive quarters of declining transactions, what the report called a “dry spell.”
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  • Douglas Elliman Real Estate wins $4.75 million from rival agency over agent poaching

    Jury orders William Raveis Real Estate to pay up
    One of the nation’s largest real estate companies is in line for a nearly $5 million payout after a jury found that a rival agency poached a dozen agents from the company. Earlier this week, a jury in New York Supreme Court, Westchester County, ruled in favor of Douglas Elliman Real Estate and ordered William Raveis Real Estate to pay $4.75 million.
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