If it wasn't clear to everyone that the "old normal" American Dream of buying and owning a house is now dead and buried, then today's just announced housing starts and permits data put the last nail in that particular coffin
The high-rise construction boom in Toronto has been evident for a while. It has been motivated by sky-high prices. In May, prices in Toronto rose another 5% from a year ago. For all types of homes, prices are now 42% higher than at the crazy peak of
We've reported on a lot of great tiny houses here at Gizmag, but Frank Henderson and Paul Schultz's recently-completed Toybox Tiny Home stands out from the crowd with its fun, colorful exterior and well-designed interior.
This kind-hearted activist is inspired to help the homeless by building them safe and mobile housing units.
Creating intentional communities seemed the next logical step for these tiny-homers in Portland
Thanks to inane economic policies enacted by former Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, and kept in place by current president Nicolás Maduro, it's impossible to find an apartment to rent in Venezuela.
Property Crash Looms In London?
Dares To Ask If Yellen Is Planning A Housing Market Crash. The reason why Zero Hedge has been steadfast over the past 6 years in its accusation that the Fed is making a mockery of, and destroying not only the very fabric of capital markets (something
The reason why Zero Hedge has been steadfast over the past 6 years in its accusation that the Fed is making a mockery of, and destroying not only the very fabric of capital markets......
This clip from Channel 4 (Britain) takes us on a short tour of a pretty little cob house somewhere in the English countryside. Cosy but spacious, simple yet full of character, this tiny home is awesome- especially when you consider it only cost £150
Trusting federal housing subsidies to help save the city is the ultimate triumph of hope over experience.
Whites are moving back to the American city that came to epitomize white flight, even as blacks continue to leave for the suburbs and the city's overall population shrinks.
The National Association of Home Builders' Housing Market Index once again reveals positive builder sentiment even though new home sales are weak.
While China's stock market continues levitating at an ever more amusing pace, this is happening at the expense of China's far more important housing market, which sadly for three-quarters of China's population.....
You've never seen buildings like this.
You've never seen buildings like this.
Speechless: The Kardashian's are now house flippers
A multimillionaire trailer park landlord who boasts that he makes big profits by buying up cheap trailer parks and immediately increasing rents is being sued for allegedly doing just that.
Taxpayers will Pay Again
Canada has the Most Overvalued Housing Market in World
After existing home sales sent stocks vertical on great news, so new home sales plunge has sent stocks vertical on bad news.
Something doesn't quite add up when the median price of a new home is just shy of all time highs, while the actual number of new homes sold is just shy of all time lows.
Astronauts could start exploring Venus in the not-too-distant future -- as long as they stay high up in the planet's acid-laced skies.
Winding up Route 400, a good 40 minutes' north of Atlanta's traffic-snarled freeways, are miles of farmhouses, interspersed with mobile homes, McMansions and thrift shops.
The Chinese real estate bubble has been imploding for the last year.
Somehow, despite the unanimous and unequivocal decision penned by Justice Scalia for the the US Supreme Court, people are still not getting it. The burden of proving a bad rescission is on the banks and if they don't do it within 20 days, the quest
Here's some highly conceptual food for thought from XTU Architects. The Paris-based firm has drawn up a concept for creating sustainable shelters using that one material that the inhospitable Sahara desert has in abundance ... sand.
Here's an article that came my way from reader Robert who lives in Australia.
My quest to start living in a tiny house wasn't borne out of a need to downsize or drastically cut expenses, although both happened as a result.
Instead of tilting at windmills, how about living in one?