Summer doesn’t officially end for a few weeks, but the Labor Day weekend ushers in the unofficial close of the summer season. Days will soon get shorter as the weather gets a little crisper. This was also the last three-day weekend on the calendar for a while so before you get all depressed here is your weekly dose of real estate headlines to start your week:
If being environmentally friendly isn’t enough, here are some monetary reasons why you should opt for a green home.
AOL Real Estate has a list of the 9 best places to retire. My birthplace of Arizona tops the list.
Can prefab homes solve a housing crisis? One town in Britain thinks so.
RealtyTrac.com has tips on a cautious approach to buying foreclosures.
Will we really be able to pay our rent in Bitcoin in the future?
Forbes poses the question would you rather own a home or $50,000 worth of bonds? Last time I checked you bonds can’t keep you warm at night.
This would qualify as a little interesting: 10 smallest homes on the market.
And finally, how old is the world’s oldest housing project? Try nearly 500 years. Oh yeah and the rent costs you less than one euro…a year.
Via: Coldwell Banker Blog