Summer officially arrived on June 21, but by now pretty much every child is out of school and every part north of the equator is experiencing warmer weather. Cookouts, baseball and excessive pool time shall commence. But here you are in front of your computer reading a blog post…sigh…me too. For those of us who must work through these days of summer, here’s your weekly dose of real estate headlines:
Just when you thought the media was done with the bubble talk, CNBC insists on trying it again.
The LA Times reports that banks are starting to lend more freely when it comes to home loans.
What’s the oddest housing market in the world? The Financial Times says it’s Cuba.
The Wall Street Journal asks, “Will your home sale be tax free?”
If you’re home shopping in Bellingham, WA, you better get up pretty early. The majority of home searches for Beliingham occur between 4 a.m. and 10 a.m.
MintLife has a few tips on how to avoid sellers remorse.
Want to live like Leonardo DiCaprio? Here’s how to rent his Malibu Beach House.
And finally, a new film called The Bling Ring is proof positive that the worst kept secret in Hollywood is where celebrities live.