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Buy your own off-the-grid island for $1.4M – Curbed

Located in beautiful Wheeler Bay, Maine Interested in buying your own island just in time for summer? Check out the five-acre Ram Island, a rustic island not far from the mainland of Maine’s Wheeler Bay and the St. George Peninsula. This fully wooded island boasts a safe mooring, southern exposure to …

It turns out Americans weren’t ready to become a nation of renters. Homeownership is back in. – The Washington Post

A funny thing happened on the way to the United States becoming a nation of renters: people started buying homes again. New data indicate that in 2016, in defiance of myriad prognostications, the decade-long decline in the homeownership rate abruptly reversed. Once-rapid growth in renter households stalled, and the long-stagnant number of …

Thailand has a whopping $41b in unsold homes

THAILAND has a total of 454,814 residential units worth US$41 billion left unsold last year, a local industry expert said. President of the Agency for Real Estate Affairs, Sopon Pornchokchai on Thursday said unsold units in Bangkok made of for 40 percent of the total units left over from 2018 …

Olson Kundig-designed Hawaii home asks $6.9M – Curbed

Take a dip in the pool Location: Kauai, Hawaii Price: $6,950,000 As the last days of fall start to dwindle into winter, people who pine for sunny skies may dream of moving to a place where summer never ends. And if we’re dreaming—hello, price tag—we might choose this four-bedroom, four-and-a-half bath contemporary in Hawaii. …

Game of Thrones castle for sale for $650K – Curbed

Did we mention it’s a castle? Consider this the ultimate fan swag: Gosford Castle, a storied estate in Northern Ireland that made a memorable cameo on season 3 of Game of Thrones, is now on the market—a substantial portion of it, anyway. Maison Real Estate You might recognize the stoney estate …