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Do You Recognize the 5 Warning Signs of Bad Home Design?

Do You Recognize the 5 Warning Signs of Bad Home Design?

In your search for the perfect home you’ll undoubtedly come across many that are complete junk, from both an aesthetic and construction point of view. Bad home design comes in many different flavors but here are some warning signs that can help you steer clear from the mayhem. Don’t get […]

Tips for Buying For Sale By Owner (FSBO) Real Estate

Tips for Buying For Sale By Owner (FSBO) Real Estate

If you are a do-it-yourself type when it comes to home improvements, you may want to consider the same when dealing with real estate transactions. A licensed real estate agent is not required during a home transaction although if you are inexperienced or don’t have time to manage the deal […]

Disney Builds Luxury Homes

Disney Builds Luxury Homes

For the most part anything that Disney touches turns to gold so we won’t bet against their plan to build luxury homes. According to the Wall Street Journal: Walt Disney Co. plans to unveil Wednesday its first foray into residential real estate in more than a decade with a pricey […]

Welcome Aboard Your Repurposed Train Car Home

Welcome Aboard Your Repurposed Train Car Home

In the ongoing quest to recycle and structures for use as live/work spaces, these train cars have followed the lead of re-purposed shipping containers and are now being transformed into permanent living structures.

Mysterious and Stunning Russian Homes

Mysterious and Stunning Russian Homes

Stunning series of abandoned Russian homes. The interiors and exteriors are intact and a lot of the furniture has been left behind. It’s almost as if the inhabitants just slipped away in the night. The ornate beauty displayed here is mind-blowing and makes us wish we could see it during […]

Hawaiian Hale

Hawaiian Hale

We’re in Hawai’i! Spent last week in Honolulu visiting friends and spending time with our God son who is now 9. He took me out surfing at Tongs in front of the Elks club and showed me how it’s done. He pulled into a nice left and had the lineup […]

The Simpsons and Barbie Finally Have a Home

The Simpsons and Barbie Finally Have a Home

You can now view the virtual world of The Simpsons and the play world of Barbie in a real world version of their homes. On the eve of her 50th birthday, interior decorator Jonathan Adler has decked out a real-life 3,500-square-foot pad overlooking the Pacific Ocean to look like the […]

Las Vegas McMansions are Shrinking

Las Vegas McMansions are Shrinking

> Las Vegas has seen unprecedented growth for the past 20 years but this year the state of Nevada has dropped to 8th place on the list for growth with Utah taking the top spot followed by Arizona. What is more alarming is that new home prices have dropped to […]

No Market for Hobbit Homes

No Market for Hobbit Homes

Lord of the Rings fans may have to look elsewhere to find authentic homes modeled after the Shire found in the J.R.R. Tolkien books. The developer of this unique community, Ron Meyers, is now in financial ruin and he’s placed blame on the current real estate crisis.

McMansions Lose their Luster

McMansions Lose their Luster

As McMansions continue to lose their value or sit unsold, the mainstream media has begun to pickup on this and they’ve all got an opinion on why people want smaller homes.

Hotels Like Homes

Hotels Like Homes

Budget Travel finds hotels that come with all or more of the amenities that you’d have at home.