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Business Sam Zell

  • Barry Sternlicht

    "They were talking about the things that are being undone" by the president, the Starwood Capital Group founder tells CNBC.

  • SAO PAULO, Jan 11- Real estate tycoon Sam Zell and investment firm Pátria Investimentos Ltda have combined two leading Brazilian self-storage firms in a joint venture that aims to more than double their capacity by 2020, the companies said on Wednesday. Under their plan, the entity resulting from the merger of Zell's GuardeAqui and Pátria's Kipit will open...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 9- A New York federal judge has shot down an effort by creditors of the former Tribune Co to claw back $8 billion from shareholders who sold stock in the publisher's 2007 buyout, bringing a long-running legal battle sparked by its bankruptcy closer to an end. The ruling stems from the tangled litigation following real estate mogul Sam Zell's...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 9- A New York federal judge has shot down an effort by creditors of the former Tribune Co to claw back $8 billion from shareholders who sold stock in the publisher's 2007 buyout, bringing a long-running legal battle sparked by its bankruptcy closer to an end. The ruling stems from the tangled litigation following real estate mogul Sam Zell's...

  • Dec 18- Stocks slated to deliver large gains in 2017 range from movie-theater chain AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc to two companies with ties to billionaire Sam Zell- Equity Commonwealth and Real Industry Inc, Barron's said in a report. AMC will attract more cinephiles thanks to a strong lineup of films in 2017 and renovations to its theaters and those of...

  • Sam Zell

    Sam Zell said he's investing less today because he sees fewer opportunities and selling more because he doesn't get buyers' optimism.

  • Flags fly in front of Chicago Tribune signage displayed on the side of the Tribune Tower in Chicago, March 28, 2014.

    A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, is up for sale.

  • Donald Trump

    Real estate mogul Sam Zell tells CNBC that fellow property billionaire Donald Trump does not have the right personality for the White House.

  • A gardener waters plants and foliage in front of an apartment complex in Monterey Park, California

    While California's four-year-long drought has been a boon to some industries, its been a bust for others.

  • Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments.

    "There's a significant and growing disparity between the stock market and the economy," real estate mogul Sam Zell tells CNBC.

  • Statues of a bear and a bull stand outside the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

    The scarcity of pessimism may not be as contrarian a bearish sign as it appears.

  • Minimum wage hike 'dangerous': Zell

    "If you double the cost, there's no question that everybody will figure out ways to use less people," billionaire Sam Zell tells CNBC.

  • An entrepreneur has attracted investments from four billionaires: Sam Zell, Herb Simon, David Bonderman and "one family you've never heard of."

  • Equity Residential, whose chairman is Sam Zell, and AvalonBay Communities Inc on Wednesday both reported an increase in rents, but they were the smallest increases in at least three quarters.

  • Oct 8- The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal on Monday. *Government officials negotiating terms for the proposed merger of BAE Systems and Airbus parent EADS remain deadlocked over key issues including state ownership stakes.

  • ANN ARBOR, Mich.-- Billionaire developer Sam Zell is scheduled to speak this week at a gathering of more than 200 private equity, investment banking and business leaders at the University of Michigan. Zell is one of the keynote speakers Friday at the Michigan Private Equity Conference in Ann Arbor.

  • Sam Zell

    A compounding lack of confidence in the future has kept American companies from investing in their businesses and is leading the country back into recession, real estate mogul Sam Zell told CNBC.

  • Sam Zell Calls Mortgage 'Moral Hazard'

    CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman discuss some provovative words from real estate mogul Sam Zell this morning on "Squawk Box."

  • Sam Zell: Housing Hole Bigger Today

    Weighing in on the severity of the housing crisis and whether government programs can actually help relieve troubled mortgages, with Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments chairman, who says the hole in housing is significantly bigger today than it was when the crisis was discover pre-2007.

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    Columbia, Peru and Chile is where real-estate mogul Sam Zell is investing next, he told CNBC Monday.