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Seattle’s Historic “Grande Dame” Estate Comes Available for $4.795 Million

  SEATTLE/ FEBRUARY 05, 2019 (STL.News) Laura Halliday, senior luxury real estate advisor with Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) has listed Skinner Mansion, a gracious estate sited prominently upon the legendary “Millionaires’ Row,” for $4.795 million on the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. At $460 per square foot, it carries one of the highest values per … Continue reading Seattle’s Historic “Grande Dame” Estate Comes Available for $4.795 Million

PARIS | The Latest: Japan’s Osaka to host 2025 World Expo

PARIS — The Latest on the choice of host city for the 2025 World Expo (all times local): 5 p.m. Japan’s Osaka has won the right to host the 2025 World Expo, beating out cities in Russia and Azerbaijan for an event expected to draw millions of visitors. The winner was chosen by the 170 … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Japan’s Osaka to host 2025 World Expo

PARIS | Russia, Japan, Azerbaijan battle to host 2025 World Expo

PARIS  — Cities in Russia, Japan and Azerbaijan are vying to host the 2025 World Expo, an event expected to draw millions of visitors and showcase their local culture. The Paris-based Bureau International des Expositions votes Friday on whether to award the Expo to Yekaterinburg, Osaka or Baku. Past world’s fairs introduced wonders including the … Continue reading PARIS | Russia, Japan, Azerbaijan battle to host 2025 World Expo

SEATTLE | Barbs for Bezos but Bill Gates largely admired in Seattle

SEATTLE — The Seattle region is home to America’s two richest men, but their local legacies to date represent two very different eras for the city. While Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is blamed by some for rising rents and clogged city streets, Bill Gates is largely admired for helping lead the computing revolution and donating billions … Continue reading SEATTLE | Barbs for Bezos but Bill Gates largely admired in Seattle

SEATTLE | Facelift of Seattle’s Space Needle nears completion

SEATTLE (AP) — Tourism is booming in Seattle. Just take a look at the Space Needle. The family-owned landmark is set to unveil the biggest renovation in its 56-year history next month, a $100 million investment in a single year of construction that transformed the structure’s top viewing level with floor-to-ceiling glass. Seattle and King … Continue reading SEATTLE | Facelift of Seattle’s Space Needle nears completion