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Would James Bond Live in an Aquaminium?

October 29, 2010


So what exactly is an Aquaminium? According to Gulu Lalvani, the Royal Phuket Marina chief executive and developer who says he created the term, it’s an apartment complex on the water with one added feature — an indoor parking garage for a boat. At the Royal Phuket Marina, these garages are available in just two […]

Top Ten List – Duarte, California Now Most Expensive Zip Code in U.S.

October 26, 2010


According to a recent report from, the average of median price of homes located in the most expensive zip codes in the U.S. now tops over $4,000,000. also reports that the top 500 U.S. zip codes also experienced a continued year-over-year price drop of 5% for high-end home prices, which is slowing from […]

Sea Island Resort Acquired for $212.4 Million

October 25, 2010


  The assets of Sea Island Co., the Georgia resort that fell on hard times and filed for bankruptcy protection in August, will be acquired by four firms for $212.4 million. The winning bid was submitted Monday night after an eight-hour auction at Atlanta law firm, King & Spalding. The bid has the approval of […]

Celebrity Spotlight – Actor Richard Chamberlain’s Maui Manse for Sale

October 22, 2010


If the beauty of life is in the details, herein lies true beauty. Stunning and meticulous, this home welcomes you from the moment you enter. This masterpiece was designed for this world renowned celebrity and features only the finest materials and architectural design elements.  This elegantly casual estate, private and secure, overlooks the white sands […]

U.S. Housing Market Recovery Mirrors Strengthening Dollar

October 21, 2010


As Secretary of Treasury Tim Geithner wrestles with global current exchange rates, so does the U.S. housing market. According to new data from currency specialist Moneycorp, the currency market has a major bearing on the fortunes of US realtors. The data indicates a clear correlation between the currency fluctuations of the USD and GBP against […]

Heat Star Chris Bosh buys Miami Beach Home for 12.5 million

October 21, 2010


Chris Bosh just bought a Miami Beach home on North Bay Road for $12.5 million. The 26 years old NBA basketball star join ed the Miami Heat in July of this year, and was reported to be looking at Miami Beach homes, when it was announced today that he purchased the property located at 6396 […]

Discovery Land Company to Close $600 Million in Sales This Year

October 20, 2010


(SCOTTSDALE, AZ) — In the midst of a historically sluggish real estate market, Discovery Land Company has sold nearly $600 million in real estate in the last 12 months across its six actively selling private club communities in North America. Discovery Land, regarded as one of the leading developers of private golf and country club […]