Every so many months I come across yet another article or report about what home improvement projects add value to a home. Almost every time the list includes upgrading or improving your kitchen as being one of the biggest things that improve your home’s value.
But put the dollars aside for a moment. Not only can it increase the monetary value of a home, but it probably will increase the livability of your home as well. I come from an Italian family and whenever there’s a party at a home, the c... read more
At the risk of sounding like a movie nerd, I watch a LOT of movies…probably more than I care to admit without otherwise writing under an assumed name. I’m not entirely sure how many theatres I’ve been to or how many bad made for TV movies with Hulk Hogan I’ve watched at home on my couch. In a culture that produces thousands of movies that generate billions in revenue, how many do you really remember? I mean…like really remember?
There doesn’t seem to be a science to it b... read more
A three-story penthouse in London's Knightsbridge neighborhood has been sold for about $221 million -- and it's a fixer-upper. The new owner bought the unit with bare walls and no amenities and is expected to spend up to $100 million to finish it, according to the Telegraph newspaper.
A government survey in Ireland estimates that more than 2,800 "ghost estates" haunted the country at the end of 2010.
The Sunday Business Post reports that "ghost estates" are developments ... read more
We’ve worked hard at Coldwell Banker to make our website, coldwellbanker.com, a valuable tool for all of you. We’ve added keyword search capabilities, improved the navigation and developed BlueScape, the ultimate tool for finding your dream home.
This got us thinking: what are the most popular “dream homes” on coldwellbanker.com? We took a look at the top 10 most-viewed home listings in November, and found there is still a strong interest in the most extraordinary homes in the U.S. Th... read more
Times Square during the holidays is one of the most popular destinations on the planet. From shoppers to travelers to sightseers, the center of New York City attracts them all. And this holiday season, Coldwell Banker will be right in the center of it.
Currently, Coldwell Banker has a holiday-themed billboard running on the corner of 44th and Broadway directly outside the Toys R Us mega store. The digital billboard showcases vario... read more