Standing beneath an Alexander Calder mobile in an atrium filled with modern art, President Barack Obama said he’d like to “roam around a bit and check stuff out” in the home of former Microsoft executive Jon Shirley.
Leaders of several Jewish and pro- Israel groups briefed on the Iran nuclear agreement by the Obama administration indicated they’re willing to give it time before pressing for new sanctions against the Iranian regime.
Banco Popular Espanol SA agreed to sell the management of its real estate to Varde Partners and Kennedy Wilson Holdings Inc. as Spanish banks seek specialists to handle assets that piled up in a property crash.
President Barack Obama, with a full plate of domestic and foreign policy issues before him, is on a three-day fundraising trip that includes stops at the Seattle home of former Microsoft executive Jon Shirley and Magic Johnson’s Los Angeles house.
– Vera Guerin, whose late father Nathan Shapell survived two Nazi concentration camps and became one of California’s largest property developers, emerged as a billionaire last week after Toll Brothers Inc. agreed to buy her family’s Shapell Industries Inc.’s homebuilding business for $1.6 billion.