Real Estate Headlines Featuring Hardwood Floor, Unglamorous Projects and Millenials

Other headlines include the penthouse in the Woolworth Building, worst decorating mistakes and new movie called “Home.”

Oh summer. How I long to see your face, but lately it feels like we’re getting a sneak preview. With schools almost out and the potential of that commute getting a bit lighter gives me cause to celebrate. But before I break out in song, here is your weekly dose of real estate headlines to start your week.

When selling your home, hardwood floors beat carpet every time.

Where are home prices growing at the fastest rate in the world?

You and 100 of your friends could all pitch in and still not afford the penthouse in the Woolworth Building in Manhattan.

AOL Real Estate has a list of the worst home decorating mistakes you just might be making.

Are millenials getting squeezed out of buying a home?

Sometimes the unglamorous home projects are the ones that make the most sense and can do the most damage if you put them off.

Can owning 22 rental properties give you more for retirement than $1 million in a 401k?

These are some amazing garages that have been converted into rooms. Check out the before & after pics.

And finally, in pop culture related stories about home, there’s apparently a new animated film called “Home” coming this fall. Here’s the trailer.

Husband. Father. Socializer. Mets Lifer. TV Afficianado. Consumer Engager.

David Marine is the Vice President of Brand Engagement for Coldwell Banker where he oversees the brand’s content strategy including acting as managing editor for the Coldwell Banker blog and heading up video production efforts. While Vice President by day, David runs a three ring circus at night as he is the father of 4 boys. He also happens to be married to Wonder Woman. True story.