Foreigners Snap Up Swiss Houses

With average house prices nearing 800,000 francs, the Swiss residential real-estate market continues to boom.

Thai Island Retreat

This six-bedroom private residence on the island of Koh Kood comes with a solar-powered golf cart and the option of live-in butler service.

Brooklyn Is Set for a Building Boom

Developers are rapidly running out of space to build new projects in Manhattan, but brownstone-dotted Brooklyn could be poised for a building boom, according to a new report.

Brookfield Cancels Deal for Atlantis Resort

Brookfield Asset Management canceled a deal to take control of the huge Atlantis resort in the Bahamas and two other resorts from Kerzner after other creditors obtained a court ruling delaying the deal.

Paging Rapunzel

A look at homes in Pennsylvania, New York and Massachusetts that come with a turret or two.