The Molecule House, Casa Konstandt in Argentina | House Tour

When Argentinian inventor and builder, Matías Konstandt was 16 years old, he built a living space for himself on his parent’s terrace while they were away on a trip. It took Konstandt’s parents two days to assess the impact of the new construction and to admit that the result was quite good. It was the first step towards other construction projects in the…

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Washington DC: A Unique Energy

From the pages of RESIDE®: Luxury Homes and Lifestyles Around the World, Fall 2012 Northeast Edition If power is an aphrodisiac for politicians, then election years have a way of stimulating Washington D.C. with a certain kind of, shall we say, contact buzz. In less animated times a cool awareness of the widespread striving and shifts of persuasion wafts over…

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Washington D.C. Metro Real Estate | Market Spotlight

“The Washington Metropolitan Area is one of the strongest markets in the US real estate recovery,” said Michael Rankin, co-founder and managing partner, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty. “According to Real Estate Business Intelligence information, year-over-year, the average sales price in the Mid-Atlantic Region is up a staggering 13.81%. MRIS data tells us that 1,346 homes sold for more than $1…

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Historic Homes: If Only These Walls Could Talk

Last week we featured five historically intriguing and charmingly spooky homes and the stories that make them so memorable. In case you missed any of these storied homes, here is the collection that was featured. Ma Barker’s Gangster Hideout in Ocklawaha, Florida The Barkers were a 1930’s gangster family that rented the home as a hideout from the FBI.  Read the entire…

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The Russian Buyer: Valuing the Unity of Form and Substance

From the pages of RESIDE®: Luxury Homes and Lifestyles Around the World, Fall 2012 European Edition In recent years Russian buyers have developed into some of the most savvy, discerning and dependable investors in international real estate. As reported in the New York Times earlier this year, because they’re among the most active global figures in high-end acquisitions, real estate…

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