Archive: January 2012

Real Estate Headlines for the 5th Week of 2012

2012 is officially 5 weeks old and only 47 left to go. Super Bowl mania is upon us. There are hints of spring in the distance. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves just yet. Here are this week’s real estate headlines to keep you updated on everything going on in housing:

January 31 / 2012
Author David Marine
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Coldwell Banker Listing for Tennis Pro, Mats Wilander, Featured in Wall Street Journal

Todd P. Conklin and Stephanie Reed of Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties recently landed a listing that has every ski and wildlife fanatic drooling: the 80-acre Sun Valley, Idaho estate and ranch home to former World No. 1 Swedish tennis player, Mats Wilander. The Wall Street Journal took notice today, and featured the truly spectacular home [...]

Tour A South Florida Mega Mansion

There are some properties that require no description and pictures don’t even do it justice. This is one of those properties. The video below from LXTV Open House gives you a tour of one of the most incredible properties I’ve ever seen. Listed by Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate superstar team, The Jills, this $29 million palatial estate in Bal Harbour, Florida transcends luxury. Everything is custom and it boasts 200 feet of waterfront views.

January 26 / 2012

Real Estate Headlines for Almost the End of January

January 2012 is one of those odd months that has 5 weeks in it. But even so it feels like 2012 is already moving so quickly. To keep you on top of what’s going on in real estate here’s your weekly does of real estate headlines:

January 25 / 2012

Real Estate Headlines for Third Week in January

Welcome to another week in 2012. Some of us had a three day weekend and most of the nation caught a little NFL playoff fever. But with one month of 2012 half gone, here are some real estate headlines to keep you in the know:

January 17 / 2012

Samsung Smart Window Will Minority Report Your Home

I love CES. I love it. I went last year and I drool as I follow the updates and videos from this years event. What a lot of people don’t realize is how CES impacts the future of your home. Millions of products are showcased there and I’d bet that more than 60% of them have some impact on your home.

January 13 / 2012
Author David Marine
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Taking a tour of some famous homes

I don’t know about you, but I love to take home tours when I’m on vacation or even in my hometown of Savannah, Ga., when I have visitors from out of town. Related side bar: For those of you who have never visited Savannah, it should definitely be on your weekend getaway list. Be sure [...]

January 12 / 2012

Real Estate Headlines for the Second Week of 2012

It’s the second week of the year and if your new year’s resolutions are still in tact, you have serious edge on the majority of people out there. As you ease into 2012, here are some real estate headlines to keep you informed:

January 10 / 2012

U.S. News and World Report Ranks Best Places to Retire

For many of us, starting the New Year means getting back to the grind as we put away our party shoes and head back to work. However, some lucky retirees are hanging up their working hats for good, and thanks to U.S. News and World Report  (as featured on Yahoo!) they now have a list [...]

Give Me a Break

Last night someone sent me a link to an article that troubled me. It’s one thing to use a negative headline to draw people in, but writers must provide a balanced article for the reader. What really grinds my gears are articles which take a controversial position to communicate a biased opinion under the guise of ‘news.’