Spanish estate once owned by Prince is looking for a buyer

The villa in the hills of El Paraiso From Luxury Listings: A 7,535-square-foot Spanish villa, once owned by Prince, has yet to find a buyer, despite having been on the market for two years. The six-bedroom, six-bathroom, swanky salmon-colored property is set in the hills of El Paraiso, a wealthy residential area in southern Spain overlooking the Mediterranean. [more][…]

From the archives: A model idea fashioned to turn heads in Manhattan

A real estate agent/ model and Paolo Zampolli As if the average Manhattan broker didn’t have enough competition. Paolo Zampolli, founder of ID Model Management and jet-setting director of international development for Donald Trump, is now recruiting fashion models and other aesthetically-endowed women to be real estate brokers at Paramount Realty Group. Read the full[…]

Virtu pays $105M for Jehovah’s Witnesses building in BK Heights

124 Columbia Heights in Downtown Brooklyn (inset: Vincent Viola) Virtu Financial has closed a $105 million deal with the Jehovah’s Witnesses for a religious dormitory. The investment company, headed by Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola, has purchased 124 Columbia Heights in Brooklyn Heights, a dormitory building that spans 152,670 square feet, property records filed this[…]