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Where Luxury Homes Are Selling Fastest

April 29, 2009 No Comments »

Nowadays, homes are sitting on the market a lot longer than they have been in the past, mainly because it’s a buyers market. There’s simply too much supply and not enough demand, despite the record low interest rates and home ... Read More »

Most Affordable U.S. Cities to Rent

April 13, 2009 No Comments »

Now that the notion of purchasing a home is becoming less and less attractive, you may be considering renting as an alternative, at least until home prices fall to more affordable levels. At the same time, you may prefer to ... Read More »

Worst Housing Markets for 2009

January 8, 2009 No Comments »

Well it’s a new year, so I thought I’d take a look at some of the worst housing markets for 2009, based on data from the National Association of Realtors and Moody’s Economy.com. Los Angeles is expected to be the ... Read More »

Michael Jackson Leasing a Home for $100,000 Month

Michael Jackson Leasing a Home for $100,000 Month
January 7, 2009 No Comments »

These days, leasing is all the rage, at least for those looking to cover their mortgage payment without actually selling their home. And now the King of Pop, who narrowly escaped foreclosure on his sprawling Neverland Ranch, is getting on ... Read More »

Where Are Homes Selling These Days?

October 2, 2008 No Comments »

With the real estate bust in full force, many might be wondering where homes are selling with the most ease, and where trying to sell a home is like watching paint dry. Well, Radar Logic, a real estate information service, ... Read More »

List of Celebrity Foreclosures

List of Celebrity Foreclosures
August 24, 2008 No Comments »

The following is a list of celebrities who have faced foreclosure in the last year and change. Sadly, this list is likely to grow as time goes on, and I’ll do my best to update it frequently, as needed. Keep ... Read More »

Detroit Home Sells for a Buck

August 13, 2008 No Comments »

A foreclosed home in Detroit, Michigan sold for $1, revealing the severity of the housing downturn in one of the hardest hit cities in America, the Detroit News reported. To add insult to injury, it took 19 days to sell ... Read More »

Housing Crisis Resolved

August 7, 2008 No Comments »

Finally a solution to the ongoing mortgage and housing crisis. For as little as $36,997, you can get your hands on a 65-square foot “tiny house” offered by the Tumbleweed company. But if that’s still beyond your budget, you could ... Read More »

Two Homes for the Price of One

June 2, 2008 No Comments »

An overzealous San Diego developer recently ran a deal offering two homes for the price of one, in the latest sign that the housing market is in pure shambles. According to a flyer obtained by the L.A. Land blog, those ... Read More »

Canseco Loses Homes to Foreclosure

May 2, 2008 No Comments »

Former MLB slugger Jose Canseco has walked away from his mortgage amid slumping real estate prices and hefty legal fees, according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the WSJ, Canseco purchased the 7,300 square-foot Encino, CA home for $2.8 ... Read More »