Real Estate News: The New First Family of Real Estate

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

Private Properties

Celine Dion lists a private Canadian island for $29.3 million; Ryan Seacrest is in escrow to buy Ellen DeGeneres’s home for $37 million; a midtown Manhattan duplex lists for $12 million.

Ryan Seacrest Buys Ellen DeGeneres’s Beverly Hills Estate

Ryan Seacrest is in escrow to purchase Ellen DeGeneres’s Beverly Hills estate for $37 million, according to a person close to the transaction.