If you buy an ugly home in our market, you might get a far better value for your purchase. If you’re looking to buy a home, you might’ve already browsed your fair share of bright, shiny, beautiful listings. However, if you’re looking to get a great value for your purchase, you may be better off
The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain looks like it defies gravity. This is the work of renowned architect, Frank Gehry who has employed this shocking style for about 20 years. Besides a surprising exterior, the Guggenheim also created another effect, economic prosperity. The building generated 500 million in profit within 3 years of its opening
We’d love for you to join us on Saturday, February 2, for our next open house extravaganza. Here are all the details. You’re invited to another Open House Extravaganza! This one is going to be at 5108 Pacific Drive in Pacific Beach on Saturday, February 2 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This
Amidst the medieval architecture and historic buildings in Den Bosch, Netherlands the Bolwoningen makes a very unusual contrast. These futuristic homes were the brainchild of architect, industrial designer, and sculptor Dries Kreijkamp and were built in 1984. Kreijkamp’s vision was two-fold. His inspiration came from the fact that we live on a sphere (the earth)
Do you think you need a 20% down payment to buy a home? Think again. There are many people I speak to who say that they’re busy saving for a 20% down payment on a house. A 20% down payment is great, but you don’t need that much in order to buy a home.
Contingent offers: welcome back, my old friends. Back when the market was red-hot, if you brought a contingent offer to a home seller, the response was often something like, “You must be kidding me! I’m not going to consider a contingent offer!” At that time, sellers had many offers to choose from, including cash offers,
Do you think you need a 20% down payment to buy a home? Think again. There are many people I speak to who say that they’re busy saving for a 20% down payment on a house. A 20% down payment is great, but you don’t need that much in order to buy
Located near Poitiers, France the Futuroscope holds true to its name. Opened in 1987 the park’s theme is all things futuristic. It contains 3D, 4D, and even holographic attractions over nearly 150 acres. Architect Denis Laming created the designs. Viewing them today, we receive an interesting look at what the future was thought to be.
The Infosys building, located in Pune, India resembles a spaceship. It can hold 2,500 employees and is part of the largest Platinum LEED certified campus in the world. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design is a rating system that determines the environmental performance of a building. Scores are calculated with a point based
The Fuji Television building in Tokyo, Japan, is almost ordinary… except for the 1,322-ton stainless steel ball stuck on it! Designed by internationally recognized architect, Kenzō Tange it was completed in 1996. Inside the steel ball or, Hachitama Spherical Observation Room, visitors can get 360-degree views of the Tokyo waterfront as well as the TV