In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue and today some of us have the day off because of it. Well, not all of us. But regardless of our vacation days, it’s good to recognize a man that took one of the biggest risks of all time and is credited with discovering the place many of us now call home. But before you head off to a parade in his honor, here’s your weekly dose of real estate headlines.
Where’s the biggest hot spot for the world’s wealthy property investors? Answer: Dubai.
Speaking of Dubai, imagine you had $250 million. Ok, now imagine using that to buy a four-level penthouse in Dubai.
Housing affordability has hit a four year low.
This is pretty ridiculous, but here’s a look at some home renovation overachievers…like someone who added pillars to their living room.
FrugalRules.com has some tips for how buyer’s should approach visiting an open house.
Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, just bought an entire block’s worth of real estate to protect his privacy.
In Orange County, CA they’re seeing the real estate recovery fuel a ton more jobs.
The National Association of REALTORS found that home buyers value environmentally friendly features.
And finally, AOL Real Estate has some incredible homes that were designed by women.
Via: Coldwell Banker Blog