Month: February 2013

Man Cave (Photos) that are on the Open Market

Think about it: plush armchairs, all your friends around, and your favorite game day snacks without ever having to leave home. Sounds pretty good. Here are some photos of some homes on the market that feature some killer man cave basements and lounges. ME…

Retirement Planning: Real Estate

If you are like most people, then you more than likely started saving for retirement years ago in preparation for the day when you could say goodbye to working nine to five and hello to days filled with relaxation. Let’s face it – we…

The Luxury Real Estate Market in 2013 – Size Does Matter

One population that is quickly changing involves those who have traditionally been interested in luxury real estate. Therefore, it is essential for investors to understand how luxury real estate buyers are changing in order to adapt their marketing techniques in an effort to meet…

Buckets List: Photos-Part 3

Preachers Rock, Preikestolen, Norway Blue Caves – Zakynthos Island, Greece Skaftafeli – Iceland Plitvice Lakes – Croatia (I did this !) Crystalline Turquoise Lake, Jiuzhaigou National Park, China Four Seasons Hotel – Bora Bora Ice skating on Paterswoldse Meer, a lake just South of…

Champagne Paddock:Photos of Tommy Lee Jones Polo Farm @ $26.75 Million

Tommy Lee Jones has just listed the 50-acre polo farm he owns in Wellington, Fla. for $26.75 million Jones bought the property a decade ago and built the equestrian center himself. The Lincoln star is a known polo lover who also owns a ranch in…

Reasons & Charts Why The Italian Election Matters To The World

  Morgan Stanley bills this weekend’s Italian elections as a “crucial risk event.”  The euro crisis front has been relatively quiet since ECB President Mario Draghi gave his famous “whatever it takes to save the euro” speech in July, and many analysts have been…

Bucket List #2 – Inspiring Photos of the World to explore

 Places To Experience Around the Globe Intercontinental Hotel and Thalasso Spa- Bora Bora Blue Lagoon, Reykjavik  – Iceland Positano,  Amalfi Coast, Italy The Dunes in Peru Pongua Falls, Vietnam Seychells Bachalpsee, Berner Oberland, Switzerland Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia Yushan National Park,…

Iconic Landmarks or Dated Gimmicks-Architectural Photos around the Globe

Over the past 15 years as an active Broker Associate in Sales I have worked with a number of residential and commercial property developers and buyers whose visions range from mundane, radical & eccentric. I have developed an ever growong appreciation for architecture that can stand…

Inspiring Photos of Google’s Computerized Glasses & what they can do

                      Google has released a slew of images and a video showing off all the things you can do with Google Glass.  t’s also opening up sales of Google Glass to non-developers. So if…

Lumber Prices Are Getting Ahead Of The Housing Market ??

The lumber market has really come off the 2009 bottom of $140 per mbf and closed Friday at $399.80 per mbf on the back of good news out of the housing sector of the economy. The housing sector of the economy led the way…