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In Real Estate, Conventional Wisdom is Usually Wrong

REAL ESTATE | By James Oaksun | Nov 21
From my time in politics I learned the 'Common Wisdom' is usually wrong. As it is in certain aspects of the real estate business. Here are three examples.

US Construction Spending Rose a Slight 0.1 Pct in June

FINANCE | By Martin Crutsinger | Aug 6
U.S. construction spending increased in June by the smallest amount in five months as a big drop in nonresidential building activity offset a third straight increase in home building.

Owners Turning to Auctions to Sell High-End Properties

HOME | By John Marshall | Aug 3
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.

Bravo Reality Show Features Gay SF Realtor, Sparks Controversy

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 11
Debuting amid heated debate over the Bay Area's sky-high real estate prices is "Million Dollar Listing San Francisco," the latest installment of the hit Bravo TV show.

I'll Take Manhattan: Average Apartment Hits $1.8M

The average sales price of a Manhattan apartment has eclipsed $1.8 million - a new high.

Stay Awhile: Real Estate in the Hudson Valley

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 23
It's no secret that many who visit the Hudson Valley fall in love with the region. Recent real estate developments along with tried-and-true agents offer a snapshot of what makes the Hudson Valley so special.

The Best Real Estate Markets in Florida

HOME | By Mike Halterman | Jan 24
Everyone agrees that this is the perfect time to buy a new home. Interest rates are low and the construction industry, which fizzled during the recession, is now stronger than ever in Florida. Here are ten Florida cities to look at.

America's Most Expensive Home

HOME | By EDGE | Oct 16
Even in South Florida, $139 million is a lot of money for a mansion. That is the price tag on the most expensive home currently for sale in the United States. Le Palais Royal is now under construction.

Pavarotti's NYC Home Costs More Than a Song

HOME | By EDGE | Oct 15
Looking to hit a high note? Consider Luciano Pavarotti's New York City penthouse, priced at $13.7 million.

Is Chris Leavitt Miami's Million Dollar Man?

CELEBRITIES | By David Toussaint | Sep 30
EDGE's exclusive interview with "Million Dollar Listing Miami"'s Chris Leavitt. And in case you're wondering - yes - he's single.

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