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Top 10 Road Trip Attractions!

See the world's largest tire in Detroit, a styrofoam Stonehenge in Natural Bridge, Virginia or the world's largest blank...Read More

New York's First Penthouse!

New York City's first penthouse was a 54-room rental on the Upper East Side in 1925 for Post Cereal heiress Marjorie Mer...Read More

Beautiful Abandoned Buildings!

Abandoned missile sites, empty gas stations, deserted factories and ghostly insane asylums can be beautiful too.Read More

Convent Wars: Katy Perry vs Sisters of the Most Holy!

A disagreement over a Southern California convent that Katy Perry hopes to buy for her new home is pitting Katy against ...Read More

America's Most Expensive Homes!

America's most expensive home is priced at $195 million in Manalapan, Florida. All of the most expensive homes are in Ne...Read More

America's Castles!

No one has to leave the United States to find a castle. From California to New York, the U. S. has a surprising number o...Read More

Top 10 Zip Code Homes!

America's #1 wealthy zip code has only 321 people. According to Property Shark, Sagaponack, New York's 11962 is America...Read More

U.S. Home Starts Surge!

U.S. home starts in June rose almost 10 percent to their highest levels since 2007. Home starts fell from over 2 million...Read More

Fort Lauderdale Condo Market On Fire!

While the Miami, Florida condo market has slowed down with several projects canceled, the Fort Lauderdale area is surgin...Read More

Jeff Bridges' Montecito Estate $29.5 Million!

The Montecito, California Tuscan-style mansion where Jeff Bridges and family have resided since 1994 includes a vineyard...Read More

Home Prices Hit All-Time High!

As the U.S. housing market continues to climb out of the 2007 - 2011 housing crash, some parts of the country have hit r...Read More

Walt Disney's Party House!

Walt Disney's former desert vacation home near Palm Desert, California is for sale at $350,000. The one-bedroom home on...Read More

State-By-State Most Expensive Towns!

Mississippi is America's most affordable state but Jackson is the most expensive city in the state. New York City reside...Read More

Cindy Crawford's Malibu Beach Home!

Cindy Crawford and Randy Gerber are asking $15.45 million for their Malibu home with four bedrooms, 5,400 square feet an...Read More

Hollywood Stars' Haunted Homes!

Some people believe that Michael Jackson's spirit lives on at his Neverland Ranch. There are similar stories that the gh...Read More

Joan Rivers' Opulent Manhattan Apartment!

Joan Rivers lived at her Manhattan triplex penthouse for 25 years until her death in 2014. The boutique condo, just off ...Read More

Presidential Homes For Sale!

They're not actually for sale but Trulia ran the numbers and estimates that Present George Washington's Mount Vernon man...Read More

America's Top 10 Home Designs!

Two of America's most famous homes were commissioned by Edgar Kaufmann, CEO of Pittsburgh's Kaufmann Department Stores. ...Read More

A New Skyscraper For Paris!

Despite an overwhelming negative reaction to the 1970's Montparnasse skyscraper that towers 59 floors over Paris, city o...Read More

America's New Most Expensive Zip Code!

The median home sale price for the 12-month period ending June, 2015 in zip code 11962 in Sagaponack, New York was $5,12...Read More

Whoopi & Pink Homes For Sale!

Whoopi Goldberg has been liquidating most of her real estate holdings. She is currently selling her Victorian home in Be...Read More

Roberta Flack's Dakota Apartment For Sale!

New York's Dakota has been home for many celebrities including Lauren Bacall, Leonard Bernstein, Rosemary Clooney, Jaso...Read More

Susan Lucci's $20 Million Hamptons Home!

Susan Lucci purchased a 1.4 acre plot of land on the Atlantic Ocean in the Hamptons in the 1980s and built a summer mans...Read More

Slash Selling 90210 Home!

Looking like a combination of someone's rich elderly aunt and a 1980's rock star, Guns N' Roses' guitarist Slash is sell...Read More

Out Of This World Homes!

In recognition of World UFO Day, Domaine.com has a look at some of the world's most unusual homes including an abandoned...Read More

Miami Condos In Holding Pattern!

With a stronger U.S. currency and weaker international money, the development of new Miami area condos is in a bit of a ...Read More

U.S. Home Sales Performance Hits 2008 Levels!

U.S. new home sales increased over 2 percent in May, their best performance since 2008. The supply inventory of new home...Read More

Florida Home Prices Continue To Rise!

Florida homes are selling faster and for more money. The median sale price for Florida single-family existing homes incr...Read More

Johnny Depp Selling His French Village!

Johnny Depp bought a dilapidated French village near St Tropez in 2001 and has spent millions to renovate it He has rece...Read More

Queen Elizabeth Buys New York Condo!

Although it is highly unlikely that Queen Elizabeth II will be moving to New York City any time soon, she recently purch...Read More

Scotland Nazi POW Hotel!

A developer in Scotland wants to convert a former Nazi prisoners camp into a luxury vacation destination.Read More

David Cassidy's Florida Home Going To Auction!

David Cassidy, teen sensation in the 1970's Partridge Family band and television show, filed bankruptcy in February. His...Read More

Detroit Fisher Building For Sale!

Detroit's Fisher Building is going to auction. Built in 1928 after the Fisher Body family sold their business to General...Read More

Detroit Fisher Mansion For Sale!

Back on the Detroit market is the 35,000-square-foot Fisher Mansion for $1.57 million. The mansion was built in 1926 for...Read More

Donald Trump's Real Estate World!

Donald Trump is fond of publicizing his name and wealth. However his claim at his recent announcement as the GOP preside...Read More

Nordstrom Tower Will Be U.S. Tallest!

A new building on New York City's West 57th Street will be the tallest building in the United States. The project by Ext...Read More

New York's $250 Million Penthouse!

Astronomical real estate prices in New York City may be heading even higher. Rumors are that a Qatari billionaire is clo...Read More

Home Sale Stats Best Since 2006!

Trending along with improved employment figures, housing statistics are at their best level since the real estate boom y...Read More

San Francisco Projected To Be #1!

According to the Kearny Global Cities Index, San Francisco will be the #1 city in the world by 2024. Its city hall turns...Read More

Gay Neighborhoods Worth More Money!

Home values in neighborhoods with high concentrations of gay couples are higher than neighborhoods that are predominantl...Read More

Phil Collins Buys J-Lo's Miami Mansion!

A 1929 Miami mansion that was once owned by Jennifer Lopez recently sold to musician Phil Collins. Collins paid $33 mill...Read More

Downton Abbey Mansion For Sale!

The English mansion that was the fictional home of Lady Violet Crawley in Downton Abbey is for sale. The home was built ...Read More

Luxury Doomsday Bunkers!

A California developer is converting an underground Cold War era Soviet military facility in Germany to an upscale compl...Read More

Hot Celebrity Bathrooms!

Jennifer Lopez has 13 in her home. Scarlett Johansson has one from 1941. Nick Jonas is trying to sell his Spanish-tiled ...Read More

Top 10 U.S. Retirement Cities!

According to a survey by Bankrate.com, the best U.S. cities for retirement are in the West with good weather, low taxes ...Read More

Rock Home In Minneapolis For Sale!

A Minneapolis artist has used rocks, pebbles and cobblestones to redesign her 1912 home. The retired art teacher has glu...Read More

J-Lo's $17 Million Mansion!

Jennifer Lopez may soon return to her Hidden Hills, California home after being sued for a recent hot Morocco performanc...Read More

New Jersey Is #1!

Based on the value of land, the richest state in the contiguous U.S. is New Jersey with an average value of almost $200,...Read More

Cheers For World's Ugliest Buildings!

The New York Times uncovers the beauty to be found in some of the world's ugliest buildings. From the Berlin airport bui...Read More

Sold - King James' Miami Mansion!

While leading the Miami Heat to the NBA playoffs four times and two championships, LeBron James was the king on the bask...Read More

Fred Flintstone's Caveman House For Sale!

A Fred Flintstone theme park in Arizona with his caveman house, a dinosaur slide and other Bedrock City landmarks is for...Read More

Top 10 Frank Lloyd Wright Home Tours!

Frank Lloyd Wright's core belief that inspired his home designs was that man and nature were one and should never be sep...Read More

Snakes In Our New House!

A Maryland couples' excitement over the new house they bought in December for $410,000 was ruined when they soon discove...Read More

Heath Shuler's Mountain Home!

The former NFL quarterback and Republican congressman's 11-acre mountain estate is going to auction on June 25th. The ho...Read More

JFK Florida White House Sold $31 Million!

Although the Kennedy family legacy is associated with Hyannis Port and Cape Cod, much of the family's history and John F...Read More

Surging Home Prices Blamed On Rich Internationals!

London, New York City, Miami and Sydney are cities where home prices have soared in recent years. Wealthy people from As...Read More

Kobe Bryant Sets Home Sale Record!

Although it took two years, Kobe Bryant just sold his Newport Coast home for $6.16 million. He was originally asking $8....Read More

American Castles For Sale!

No one has to leave the United States to buy a castle. The Real Deal has photos and details on five castle homes for sal...Read More

Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch For Sale!

The 2,7000-acre estate near Santa Barbara that Michael Jackson bought in 2007 and renamed Neverland Ranch is on the mar...Read More

Rich Saudi Buys $95 Million NYC Penthouse!

Saudi billionaire Fawaz Al Hokair has been identified as the buyer of a $95 million apartment at New York's 432 Park Ave...Read More

Michael Jordan Reduces Mansion Price!

Michael Jordan has been trying to sell his 56,000-square-foot suburban Chicago home for several years. The home includes...Read More

The Jetsons Amazing Predictions!

Video chat, robot maids and wearable computers are just a few of the predictions that The Jetsons 1960's TV cartoon show...Read More

Home Sales Back to 2006 Levels!

Pending home sales in the United States are at their highest level since 2006. The index, which projects home sales base...Read More

Private Island With New York Views!

A private island on Long Island Sound that was colonized in 1651 and features a tudor-style home, pool, sandy beach and ...Read More

Great Gatsby House For Sale!

The Long Island home where F. Scott Fitzgerald lived from 1922 to 1924 when he wrote much of The Great Gatsby is for sal...Read More

America's Top 10 Richest Towns!

America's wealthiest towns tend to be quiet suburbs of large cities with two-earner households, good schools and nearby ...Read More

Brady Bunch & Other TV Homes!

In real life, the Brady Bunch house in Hollywood would cost a bit over $550,000. The Modern Family house in Los Angeles...Read More

Construction Resumes On America's Largest Home!

The 90,000-square-foot Florida mansion being built for time share king, David Siegel, is still under construction near D...Read More

Hawaii Beach Ranked #1 By Dr Beach!

An Oahu, Hawaii beach, Waimanalo Bay, grabbed the top slot for Dr. Beach's 2015 list of America's top 10 beaches. The d...Read More

Paul McCartney's Fifth Avenue Penthouse!

Paul McCartney recently paid $15.5 million for a New York City penthouse with Central Park views.Read More

Howard Baker's Tennessee Auction!

Former Senator Howard Baker's Tennessee mid-century modern home on 11 acres is going to auction on June 20th. The auctio...Read More

Texas Mansion Could Have 70 Bedrooms!

An unfinished Texas mansion is so big and has so many bedrooms that the home's listing agent isn't sure exactly how many...Read More

U.S. Housing Starts Surge 20%!

New home construction in the United States jumped 20.2 percent in April to its highest level since 2007. Annual new home...Read More

Foreclosures Back to 2007 Levels!

U.S. home foreclosures declined to their lowest levels since 2007. The rate of delinquent loans over 60 days declined to...Read More

Paula Deen Selling Savannah Home!

Paula Deen is selling the 14,500-square-foot Savannah, Georgia home where she lived and filmed her TV cooking show. The ...Read More

Condo Developers Still Have Wet Feet!

In some parts of the United States, condominium sale prices have reached or even exceeded their peak 2005-06 prices, but...Read More

Robin Williams' Vineyard Mansion For Sale!

Robin Williams called it “Villa Sorriso.†Located in the Mayacama Mountains and straddling the Napa and Sonoma Valle...Read More

Home Bidding Wars!

With higher demand and lower inventory, home sale bidding wars are popping up in some parts of the United States. Prices...Read More

Beyonce & Jay Z Rumored to New Orleans!

According a real estate website, Beyonce and Jay Z might be buying a New Orleans home that was originally a Presbyterian...Read More

San Francisco's Tiniest Condo Sells For Big Bucks!

A 291-square-foot San Francisco condo consisting of one room, a built-in desk, a corner kitchenette and a Murphy bed rec...Read More

LeBron's Miami Mansion!

With his move back home to Ohio and a two-year $42 million contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James put his F...Read More

Brad & Angelina's Big Easy Home For Sale!

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are selling their New Orleans home asking $6.5 million. The couple purchased the 7,645-squa...Read More

Over-the-Top Celebrity Homes!

Elvis Presley had his green shag carpet jungle room, Jayne Mansfeld had her pink palace, Jerry Seinfeld his own Hamptons...Read More

House Flippers Bounce Back!

Home sales are better, prices are higher and house flippers are back at work, and making record profits. The average gr...Read More

Top 5 Celebrity Hamptons Homes!

Along with Beverly Hills, Miami, Manhattan and Aspen, the Hamptons is a magnet for celebrity homes. Richard Gere and Su...Read More

Arizona Neighbors Mad At Frank Lloyd Wright!

A Frank Lloyd Wright house in Arizona that was a prototype for his Guggenheim Museum design was almost demolished in 201...Read More

“Empire” TV Show Mansion!

The Fox television show “Empire†takes place mostly in the Chicago area where Lucious Lyon oversees the family music...Read More

High & Low Property Tax States!

Residents of Hawaii, Alabama and Louisiana have the lowest property taxes in the United States. New Jersey, Illinois and...Read More

Tommy Lee Jones Polo Estate!

Wellington, Florida is the polo hotspot for the United States with celebrity horse owners such as Bill Gates, Bruce Spri...Read More

Top 25 Retirement Towns!

According to Forbes, the best cities in the United States for retirement are places with low taxes and crime, a good ec...Read More

A Free House For Mom!

HGTV has a look at four celebrities who bought homes for their mothers. Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Demi Lovato and Mischa Ba...Read More

Fallout Shelters For Sale!

Looking for a good deal on a fallout shelter, a safe house built to survive 330 miles per hour winds or freeze-dried ham...Read More

Canadians Cash In On Florida Vacation Homes!

Canadians who purchased Florida vacation homes and condos during the real estate crash are now reaping the benefits of a...Read More

$100 Million Home Sales!

There were five homes that sold in 2014 for over $100 million. The top dollar home was $147 million in East Hampton. The...Read More

Just 19 Days To Build Skyscraper!

A Chinese construction company recently completed a 57-story skyscraper in just 19 days. They built it in central China ...Read More

Today's Home Prices Not a Housing Bubble!

Median home prices have increased almost 8 percent per year since 2012, compared to 10 percent per year between 2002 and...Read More

Floyd Mayweather's Las Vegas Home!

Curbed has photos of Floyd Mayweather's Las Vegas estate. Highlights include 22,000 square feet, 24' ceilings and a two-...Read More

Miami's Art Deco Hotels!

Take a tour of Miami Beach's 1920/40s fabulous art deco hotels. From its nadir as rundown senior housing in the 1970s to...Read More

Key West Submarine Pits For Sale!

A 122-acre dredged area near Key West, Florida where the U.S. Navy housed its submarine fleet during the Cuban Missile C...Read More

Larry Ellison's Giant House Collection!

Larry Ellison made billions as CEO of computer software biz Oracle. He is the third-wealthiest person in the U.S. worth ...Read More