Archive for the Real Estate Category


47 Real Estate Marketing Ideas The Pros Use

September 30, 2016  Fit Small Business Emile L’Eplattenier Creating a marketing plan and need some new real estate marketing ideas? That’s what we’re here for. We compiled a list of great advice on marketing and how to generate more real estate leads from leading real estate professionals. From virtual open houses to marketing for millennials, […]

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Top 10 U.S. Real Estate Boom Towns

April 19, 2016 World Proeprty Journal Los Angeles Edition By Monsef Rachid According to a new study by Realtor.com titled America’s Top Boom Towns, Gilbert, Arizona took top honors, closely followed by Los Angeles, Dallas and Miami for striking it rich when it comes to new home construction, job creation and an increasing number of […]

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Top 5 Richest Real Estate Billionaires

April 20, 2016 Llenrock Tatiana Swedek We’re bringing you a roundup of five of the world’s biggest commercial real estate tycoons by networth—and they’re in the billions. Data gathered from Forbes.com, our list pays recognition to commercial real estate development moguls that started off with big ideas and dreams that ultimately ended with even bigger bank […]

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America’s Most Unwanted: The Neverland Ranch and Other Unsold $100 Million Mega-Mansions

January 26, 2016 Forbes Kristin Tablang Michael Jackson’s $100 million Neverland—formally known as Sycamore Valley Ranch—is still stuck on the block. Listed last May (sans the King of Pop’s amusement park), the 2,698-acre compound in Los Olivos showcases a 12,598-square-foot, French Normandy-style main house with six bedrooms and nine baths. Other structures include three separate guesthouses, […]

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Best Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Home: 45 Experts Weigh In

4.20.2015 Tim Uittenbroek It’s the question that nearly every landlord wants the answer to: What are the best home improvements to make that increase the value of my home? Ultimately, you aren’t just embarking on your improvement project to increase your standard of living, you’d hope that there would be some return on your investment […]

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The FABULOUS Homes, Planes, And Other Toys Of Oprah Winfrey

4.4.2015 JULIE ZEVELOFF Oprah Winfrey was recently named the world’s second most powerful celebrity by Forbes, and no wonder. She has an estimated net worth of $2.7 billion, and is a well-known philanthropist, having given away millions to charity, including $40 million to open a school for girls in South Africa. But she has also managed to […]

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Meet the Man Who Built a 30-Story Building in 15 Days

4.3.2015 LAUREN HILGERS On this farmland in Hunan Province, Broad Sustainable Building plans to construct a 220-story skyscraper—the tallest in the world. Photo: Noah Sheldon ZHANG YUE, FOUNDER and chairman of Broad Sustainable Building, is not a particularly humble man. A humble man would not have erected, on his firm’s corporate campus in the Chinese […]

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How to Successfully Sell Real Estate During Probate

2.2.2015 Global Post: Demand Media About 65% of Americans are homeowners, according to the National Multi Housing Council. This figure jumps to 78 percent if you narrow the field down to people 45 or older. Depending on how they hold title, there’s a reasonable chance that their homes will end up in probate when they die. […]

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Flipping Houses: 101 Awesome Quick Tips for Success

1.24.2015 BRANDON TURNER Do you dream about becoming a real estate investor? The following list is going to give you 101 “quick tips” to help you prepare for your next house flip so you don’t make the same mistakes I have! Let’s get going! Before You Start Flipping Houses Spend time educating yourself before jumping […]

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Would You Live in a Shipping Container Renovated to be Eco-Friendly Fully Sustainable?

1.14.2015 Simona Ganea Casa Incubo is a modern home designed by architect Maria Jose Trejos, located in Costa Rica. It was built using eight shipping containers and this fact alone is enough to let us put it on our eco-friendly and sustainable buildings list. Sustainable Shipping Block Architecture The space can be adjusted and reorganized […]

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