Tag: homes

February’s Most Popular Homes From Coldwell Banker’s Pinterest and Instagram Accounts

We’ve compiled a visual list of the homes that were some of the biggest hits on Coldwell Banker social media accounts this month.

February 28 / 2014

Housing Numbers Galore! But What Do They Mean?

Monthly housing reports always trigger headlines. And today’s National Association of Realtors Existing-Home Sales Report for November is no exception. Here are three nuggets of information that might get lost in the media coverage:

December 19 / 2013

Cool Homes Made from Shipping Containers

This post is dedicated to highlighting some of the coolest shipping container homes we could find.

September 12 / 2013

Home Tennis Courts Worthy of the US Open

In honor of this year’s U.S. open we here at Coldwell Banker thought it would be clever to showcase some gorgeous homes that feature some incredible tennis courts that are tournament worthy.

August 26 / 2013

Slideshow: Unique Energy Efficient Homes

One of the biggest trends to hit society has been energy conservancy or as the young people say, “going green.” While in the beginning the idea of going green seemed trivial, now there is no denying that being energy efficient is something we can benefit from. By being conscious of the environment we not only [...]

June 13 / 2013

Behind the Scenes of the World’s Most Expensive Homes: Aspen Edition

The Coldwell Banker Real Estate video series World’s Most Expensive Homes has primarily taken us to bright and sunny locales, so for this episode in Aspen we experience a number of different elements as we explored this incredible property called Jigsaw Ranch.

Homes for ‘The Hobbit’ – The Shire

Part of the magic of the Lord of the Rings films can be credited to how magical and beautiful the Director made “Middle-Earth” look. Besides the lush green fields and mountains, some of the homes and villages were very, very awesome. So to commemorate the soon to start “The Hobbit” trilogy, we’ll dedicate our own series of blog posts looking at some of the homes you’ll see featured in the movies. To start, let’s head over to a tight-knit community where their homes literally have deep roots.

Emmy Award Worthy Homes

Back in July, nominees for the 64th annual Primetime Emmys were announced and we happened to notice that the programs in the “Outstanding Drama Series” category all had great writing, acting and directing but some truly stunning homes as well. So to commemorate the shows we all love and the homes featured in them, we dedicated a week long series of blog posts to exploring some of the fantastic homes featured in the “Outstanding Drama Series” category.

Real Estate Headlines for Election Week in November

For some parts of the country this is an election week. I know my town is littered with campaign billboards in front yards as well as the usual Coldwell Banker yard signs. So as you measure the quality of character of your candidate, here’s your real estate headlines of the people, by the people and for the people:

November 07 / 2011

10 Coolest Comic Book Homes

Today MTV Geek released its list of the 10 Coolest Comic Books Homes and I gotta tell you I’m a little surprised at some of the choices (Rock of Eternity? Really?). The list has some great diversity in it. Different styles of home from the extravagant Infinite Avengers Mansion to the morbid Castle Doom. But one thing they have in common is they’re all massive dwelling places.

June 30 / 2011