close
close
modern Archives - Money - ReadSector

Modern flats could be unmortgageable amid crisis over building safety

Thousands of modern homes will be unmortgageable for years amid a crisis over building safety standards in the housing market. Owners of up to 1.5 million high-rise flats could have to wait as long as a decade to get sign-off to prove they are safe in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire. The tragedy … Read more Modern flats could be unmortgageable amid crisis over building safety

Woman transforms family home into a stunning three-bed modern masterpiece

A woman has transformed her ugly 1930s family home into a stunning five bedroom modern masterpiece by splashing £250,000 on an enormous extension.   Katy Wilson, 36, from Derbyshire, bought her detached three-bedroom property  back in February 2015 and spent years applying for planning permission to overhaul the entire house. She was finally able to get … Read more Woman transforms family home into a stunning three-bed modern masterpiece

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen lease stunning modern $16M Beverly Hills mansion

Last month, they put their main residence on the market for $23.95 million as they searched for a new home, amid news they are expecting their third child. Weeks later, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen found themselves in escrow for their dream home with their home also in escrow as well. While waiting for both … Read more John Legend and Chrissy Teigen lease stunning modern $16M Beverly Hills mansion

Demi Lovato snaps up $7 million modern farmhouse style home

Demi Lovato snaps up $7 million modern farmhouse style home as she begins new chapter with fiance Max Ehrich… just months after offloading infamous Hollywood Hills house By Christine Rendon For Dailymail.com Published: 20:46 BST, 9 September 2020 | Updated: 20:55 BST, 9 September 2020 Advertisement Demi Lovato has snapped up a chic modern farmhouse … Read more Demi Lovato snaps up $7 million modern farmhouse style home

Windowless ‘cells’ for rent spark fears of ‘modern slums’

Plans to transform UK high streets into dorm-style residential areas as developers convert empty shops into tiny shipping container-sized flats New developments sparked concerns UK high streets turning into modern slums Impact of Covid-19 has led to flood of businesses being turned into tiny flats PDR flats are not bound by the minimum space standard … Read more Windowless ‘cells’ for rent spark fears of ‘modern slums’

Stonehenge had acoustics ‘like a modern day cinema’, study says

Sound reverberated inside Stonehenge thousands of years ago, according to a new study. Researchers in the UK used a scale model to study the acoustic qualities of the mysterious monument built some 4,000 years ago, when all 157 stones were intact. To approximate the original location and shape of the stones, laser-scanned data of Stonehenge’s … Read more Stonehenge had acoustics ‘like a modern day cinema’, study says

America’s Got Talent: Sofia Vergara gets a big surprise from Modern Family co-star Ed O’Neil

Sofia Vergara was shocked by a surprise guest to the America’s Got Talent set during Wednesday’s quarterfinals results show. Ed O’Neill, the 74-year-old actor who played her husband Jay Pritchett for 11 seasons on Modern Family, thrilled the actress by showing up on a giant TV screen. ‘My husband!’ screamed Sofia, 48. ‘Where are you? … Read more America’s Got Talent: Sofia Vergara gets a big surprise from Modern Family co-star Ed O’Neil

Emilia Clarke of Game Of Thrones lists her modern Venice Beach mansion for $5M

Game of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke has listed her very modern and large mansion located in the trendy California neighborhood of Venice Beach which is known for its vegan restaurants and bohemian feel. The 33-year-old brunette beauty is asking almost $5M for the stunning architectural marvel after snapping it up four years ago for $4.6M. … Read more Emilia Clarke of Game Of Thrones lists her modern Venice Beach mansion for $5M

Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber list their mid-century modern home in Beverly Hills for $16 million

Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber have put their mid-century modern home in the idyllic 90210 neighborhood of Trousdale Estates on the market for just under $16 million.  Three years ago, the Hollywood power couple purchased the property from New Republic frontman Ryan Tedder for $11.625 million, who extensively renovated and expanded the house. The pair, who reside primarily in their … Read more Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber list their mid-century modern home in Beverly Hills for $16 million

Jeremy Corbyn talks to striking Tate Modern staff during walkout over cuts and redundancies

Jeremy Corbyn talks to striking Tate Modern staff during walkout over cuts and redundancies Jeremy Corbyn made an appearance at a Tate workers’ strike in London today  Ex Labour leader spoke in front of a dozens-strong crowd in front of Tate Modern In July Tate Enterprises said they would axe 300 staff from its shops … Read more Jeremy Corbyn talks to striking Tate Modern staff during walkout over cuts and redundancies