The Appraisal: In Selling Home, Attaching Fame to Find Fortune

A frenetic little industry has taken root in New York City based on finding and publicizing the once-and-future homes of just about anyone with name recognition.

What’s the Next Step for Archstone?

When Lehman Brothers led a leveraged buyout of apartment-company Archstone valued at $22 billion in 2007, it had a code name for the deal: “Project Easy Living.” Ever since, it’s been anything but.

Real Estate News: Freddie Mac to Name CEO

Here is a look at real-estate news in Wednesday’s WSJ.

Moby Hunts Whale of Deal

Moby, the vegan DJ, techno musician, photographer, designer and blogger with sales of more than 20 million albums to his name, has a new role: real-estate savant.

Condo Building Goes Extra Distance

A luxury condominium tower on Fifth Avenue at the upper end of Central Park in East Harlem has been struggling to find buyers. Now it is trying again with a new name: One Museum Mile.