Dubai Real Estate Foreclosures

Dubai has been much in the news lately, with the possible/probable/never-going-to-happen collapse of Dubai World. Who knows what is really going on and what the outcome is likely to be? For sure, Abu Dhabi will prop Dubai up to an extent, but where will they  draw the line? The specter of foreclosure looms over much of Dubai Worlds assets out side of Dubai, but there also remains the possibility that some properties within Dubai may be foreclosed upon also. Continue reading “Dubai Real Estate Foreclosures”

Hawaii Luxury Real Estate

Recently on the market on the beach at Diamond Head, is this stunning property that was once owned by Liza Minelli and David Gest. Two beds, 2 1/2 baths and some pretty spectacular views make this an extremely unusual opportunity to obtain some of Hawaiis best real estate at a silly price. The home sits in a small, gated community of just ten homes and was recently renovated. Continue reading “Hawaii Luxury Real Estate”

Green Living in Luxury Homes

The Urban Sustainable Living Future: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

Green Living. A few years ago, that tiny phrase might have initiated an article on those little extraterrestrial green guys from Mars! It’s all quite different now. My consciousness has expanded, and the term ‘green living’ now resides in its own folder on my brain’s jump drive the folder that contains the files entitled new urbanism, sustainable living community, green living tips, urban living ideas, biodegradable school buses and wind powered iPods. Continue reading “Green Living in Luxury Homes”

Mortgage Advice for Residential Real Estate

When it comes to owning property many people around the world will tell you that this is a lifelong dream. While once an opportunity that seemed to be reserved for either the wealthiest or the most miserly among the general population home ownership is now something that is accessible to a larger segment of the population than ever before. Continue reading “Mortgage Advice for Residential Real Estate”

What is Pre-Construction Real Estate Investing?

The idea of pre-construction investments when it comes to real estate is actually quite a clever way in which many have made millions. The theory is simple really. Invest in a property before when it is in the planning stage. Those who will be building these buildings need money and investors in order to do get the building off the ground. Continue reading “What is Pre-Construction Real Estate Investing?”