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April 28, 2017 • Real Estate History

7 Home Architectural Styles that are American Favorites

Whether you’re looking into buying a home, to build a house of your own, or just want to increase your vocabulary when it comes to home design, architectural styles are important. Houses don’t just get listed with number of bedrooms and bathrooms, they almost always have a particular look and feel to them. These styles …

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January 20, 2017 • Real Estate History

Is the Trump Rally Over? Housing Sales Plummeting as Mortgage Rates Go Up

While President-elect Donald Trump has had a long career in real estate, following in the footsteps is his father, also a real estate tycoon, becoming POTUS may not lead to the best outcome for home buyers but rather for financiers. Trump created a fortune by building or licensing his name to luxury condominiums, hotels and …

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Real Estate Agents and Moguls Anticipate Trump Inauguration

For real estate agents, the Trump presidency is a dream come true – after all, who better to push legislation to benefit real estate moguls and drive home sales? This is especially true for those selling real estate in Washington, DC – as the area floods with Southerners moving North to join Trump’s cabinet, agents …

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December 29, 2016 • Celebrity Real Estate, Real Estate History

2016’s Grim Reaper Claims More Stars Before Year’s End

The staggering array of loss continues – in addition to Bowie, Prince, and others, the past week claims another musical icon, George Michael, as well as mother / daughter duo Carrie Fisher (the indomitable Princess Leia and General Organa) and her mom Debbie Reynolds (famous for Singing in the Rain and other massive hits). All …

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Christmas in the White House – Through the Centuries

Christmas is always celebrated in Washington DC, with an amazing assortment of decorations and a massive outdoor tree close to the White House itself. What has Christmas in the White House looked at over the past few centuries and what impact had for the real estate agents in Washington DC ? 1800: The first “official …

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