As sun, humidity and sweat descend upon most of us during the middle of July I would like to be able to tell you these real estate headlines will keep you cool amidst the summer heat. But I can’t. These headlines are however an essential part of your complete breakfast. Ok, that’s not true either. Nonetheless here’s your weekly dose of real estate headlines:
ABC News reports that soaring home prices are bringing sellers off the real estate sidelines.
RISMedia wonders if McMansions are starting to make a comeback.
Yahoo! Finance asks, what will waiting to buy a home cost you?
Google chairman Eric Schmidt is evidently looking for a mansion in London with the help of a friend of Prince William.
Looks like Mario can’t afford the mortgage on Princess Peach’s Castle from Super Mario 64. Movoto.com has it priced at just over $950 million.
Jackpot: the year’s most expensive real estate deals in Las Vegas.
Ever hear the phrase “keeping up with the Joneses?” Well this is the home that started that now famous phrase.