Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Real Estate and Other, Net (Details)

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Real Estate and Other, Net (Details)
shares in Thousands, $ in Millions
1 Months Ended 3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
USD ($)
$ / unit
Oct. 31, 2015
USD ($)
Aug. 01, 2015
USD ($)
May. 02, 2015
USD ($)
Jan. 31, 2015
USD ($)
Nov. 01, 2014
USD ($)
Aug. 02, 2014
USD ($)
May. 03, 2014
USD ($)
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Jan. 30, 2016
USD ($)
department_store
Jan. 31, 2015
USD ($)
Feb. 01, 2014
USD ($)
Nov. 30, 2013
shares
Real Estate Properties [Line Items]                        
Net gain on sale or redemption of non-operating assets   $ (1) $ (6) $ (2) $ (2) $ (2) $ (9) $ (12) $ (9) $ (25) [1] $ (132) [1]  
Investment income from Home Office Land Joint Venture                 (41) (53) 0  
Net gain from sale of operating assets                 (9) (92) [1] (17) [1]  
Store and other asset impairments                 20 30 27  
Other                 42 (8) (33)  
Total expense/(income)                 3 (148) [1] (155) [1]  
Area of Land | a               220        
Payments for (Proceeds from) Investments                 $ (13) (35) [1] (143) [1]  
Number of stores | department_store                 1,021      
REIT Units Redeemed | shares                       205
REIT Unit Cash Price | $ / unit 151.97                      
Proceeds from Sale of Available-for-sale Securities $ 31                      
Redemption Of REIT Units $ 24                      
Proceeds from sale of operating assets                 $ 11 70 [1] 19 [1]  
Intangible asset impairment (Note 8)                     $ 9  
Proceeds from Equity Method Investment, Dividends or Distributions                 36 $ 58    
Litigation Settlement, Expense                 $ 50      
[1] As Adjusted