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Real Estate Headlines Oscars Edition

Hollywood’s annual night to honor itself has come and gone. There were some surprises, but some winners were expected. As awards season comes to a close, we’re dedicated this week’s real estate to headlines to feature home related stories from the 2013 Oscar nominees:

Real Estate Headlines Golden Globes Addition

Last night the stars were out in full effect at the Beverly Hilton Hotel for the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Coldwell Banker rolled out its #BlueCarpet strategy with an ad on the awards show so we thought we’d dedicate our weekly real estate headlines post on some of the incredible homes in the nominated TV shows and movies from last night’s Golden Globes.

Is Les Misérables the Most Home-Centric Musical of All Time?

Many forget that Les Misérables was originally a book written by Victor Hugo in 1862 and is widely considered one of the greatest novels of all time. However, the popularity of the long running Broadway show and the recent popularity of the Golden Globe nominated and probably Oscar nominated film has brought this French Revolution based story to its height of popularity. While the tale is centered mainly around Jean Valjean’s quest for redemption, I would argue that there is an underlying message on the importance of home especially in the recent cinematic adaptation directed by Tom Hooper.