Month: March 2010

What About that Summer Home?

Summer homes are signs of wealth and prestige.  These homes are not lived in all year, but only part of the year.  These homes are often located in the southern part of United States and are in scenic areas.  While some of these homes are simple, others are much more expensive than the family’s primary home.  Some of these summer…

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Big Rent Vs Buy Debate

When people think of real estate, they often think of the process of buying and selling homes and property.  Many people forget that rentals are also real estate and are often handled by realtors.  This is not just true for high end rentals, such as business or manufacturing rentals, but even the simple apartment can be handled by an experienced…

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The Effect of MTV on Real Estate Expectations

MTV’s Cribs show has been on for a few years now.  Over those years, the television show has highlighted some of the richest and best known individuals and their extravagant real estate.  While it is doubtful that MTV producers had anything on their mind other than entertaining the masses, this television show has had some much unexpected results.  This celebrity…

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Summer Real Estate all Year Long

There are some summer rentals that are offered for year long contracts or six month contracts.  These summer rentals are often rented for the entire year, as opposed for only a week or so at a time like other summer rental real estate.  There are some serious advantages to renting a “summer” rental for the entire year, and some serious…

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New York City – A Look at City Real Estate

New York City.  The name says it all.  There is glitz, there is fame, and there is New York City.  This is where dreams start for so many people, and for so many more, where dreams finish as well.  New York City is often times the starting point for America’s immigrant population, and the first piece of American soil that…

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Is Western Real Estate Right For You?

Ever hear the song about being home on the range? Ever wonder what it would be like to look out the window and see the buffalo roam? Living out west can provide these experiences to those who are looking to buy real estate with a view. With so much to do and see out west, it is little wonder why…

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Luxury is in the Details

When people think of luxury real estate, they often think of large homes with many bed and bathrooms.  They think huge garages and tennis courts in the back yard.  They think real estate that comes complete with game rooms and mini movie theaters.  While these are very luxurious homes, luxury can be achieved in any home.  It is all about…

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Moral Dilemma of Shoreline Real Estate

There is a serious problem with shoreline real estate.  It prohibits others from enjoying the beach and enjoying the natural wonders of the world.  Is keeping the shoreline for one’s self practical and ethical?  Everyone has a right to the natural wonders of the world, but do some people have the right to own the natural wonders?  What about commercial…

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Problems With Shoreline Real Estate

Shoreline and beach real estate is known as the prime real estate for its amazing views and instant access to the beaches and shores surrounding lakes and oceans.  This is the version of the perfect home that so many people hold onto as life lines in a sea of difficulties.  When they think of shoreline or beach real estate, they…

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Shoreline Real Estate Controversy

Shoreline real estate often has a serious problem with losing land due to the natural processes of erosion.  In this process the sand and shoreline is consistently is bombarded by the water and the wind.  The sand then breaks down and sometimes moves down tide to other locations.  This can cause the property of the shoreline real estate shrink and…

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