Month: December 2013

CHECK: These Popular Moisturizer Applied to Mice for 17 Weeks Got 69% More Tumors

This Popular Moisturizer Applied to Mice for 17 Weeks Got 69% More Tumors A study has found that topical applications of moisturizers such as Dermabase, Dermovan, Eucerin Original Moisturizing Cream, or Vanicream could increase skin cancer risk. Irradiated mice who were treated with the moisturizers exhibited a significant increase…

11 Idiosynchratic Homes For Sale around the U.S.

The housing market may be  on the mend, but that doesn’t mean it hurts to have a house with a little  something extra to sell. . a list of quirky properties currently for sale across the U.S., including a Miami mansion with a  moat and a…

HOUSE OF THE DAY: Hilfiger Co-Founder Sells $100 Million Lake Tahoe Home For $48 Million

  After seven years on the market,  former Tommy Hilfiger CEO and  co-founder Joel Horowitz has sold his gargantuan Lake Tahoe estate for $48 million,  significantly under the initial $100 million asking price As 210 acres, Tranquility is the largest private estate  on the Nevada side…

10 Hot US Housing Markets To Watch In 2014

A home for sale in Seattle, one of the hottest markets for  2014. As the housing recovery continues into 2014, some new real  estate markets will start getting more attention. Jed Kolko, Trulia’s chief economist, told Business Insider that two main  factors were considered…

Graves Of Cotton: 50 % Cotton 50% Inhumanity

Story By: Fernando Molina Cortés In India’s family-run cotton fields, a lethal concoction of debt, drought and despair has led to a nationwide epidemic of suicide by forlorn farmers Rahul Udebham’s wife tells me about the morning before it all happened, when the loan…

HOUSE OF THE DAY: Eccentric Billionaire David Murdock Is Selling Bel Air Mansion ~$30 Million

Take A Look….Is It worth the Price or Overpriced…You decide ! 1.6 Acre and The Home is Over 12,300 Sq Ft. The 90-year-old CEO of Dole Food Company David Murdock is selling  his gorgeous estate overlooking Los Angeles for $30 million The American colonial revival…

Brilliant Home That Defines Less Is More ~Sao Paolo, Brazil

The one-family residence of 820 square meters (8,826 sq.ft) is built on three levels on a steep 780 square-meter (8,395 sq.ft.) plot in the upscale neighbourhood of Cidade Jardim (Garden City) in the West Zone of São Paulo, Brazil.What is it that is so appealing ? It is…

Hello to NEMA, A New Rental Highrise in SOMA District, San Francisco

  Generally speaking, San Francisco is considered to be one of the most gorgeous cities the world has ever seen, and thanks to the thriving tech industry, the SOMA district is among its most popular areas for rental housing.  NEMA is the newest high-rise to…

25 lil Gem Real Estate Markets Around The US

Google Maps   For investors  looking to get into the real estate  market, one factor should be considered above all others: location, location,  location.   RealtyTrac has combed the country to find 25 “hidden gem” markets — areas that are little-known,  aren’t swarming with big institutional investors,…