‘Brady Bunch’ house in Studio City sells for $3.2 million

The “Brady Bunch” house, renovated by HGTV, has sold for more than $2 million below its original asking price. After spending the summer on the market, the Studio City property just closed escrow. Historic-home enthusiast Tina Trahan, whose husband, Chris Albrecht, was once chief executive of HBO, scooped up the sitcom gem for $3.2 million. … Read more

3-D printed house in LA addresses climate and housing crises

Tucked alongside a large dorm building on the fringes of Woodbury University’s campus in Burbank is a small but very eye-catching house. The 425-square-foot home is contained by a gently curving concrete form equipped with a generous porch and a dramatic sloping roof. Slender, carefully staggered floor-to-ceiling windows gently illuminate the interior. It’s a nice … Read more

House Flipping Taxes (The Ultimate Guide for Investors)

In this article Flipping houses can be extraordinarily profitable, which is one of the reasons why it’s a popular real estate investment strategy. You go in with a competitive bid, invest some funds making repairs and sprucing up the place, and then sell. It’s rewarding, and when done well, it can be extremely lucrative.  And … Read more

Buying a house? These are the top 3 tax strategies to use

Breadcrumb Trail Links Taxes Personal Finance Jamie Golombek: Many willing to make sacrifices to fulfil home ownership dreams, but these tax incentives can help, too Published Jan 11, 2024  •  Last updated 21 hours ago  •  5 minute read Those thinking of buying their first home in 2024 have a few tax incentives to consider. Photo … Read more

Beach shack sold for half the price of house in Brisbane’s cheapest suburb

News Corp Australia Network 84 Empress Close, Cungulla, is just one street back from the water and has water views Dreaming of a place by the beach? It may pay to look beyond the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast, with an original beach shack selling for a fraction of a house in the southeast. Located … Read more

How to visit the Huntington’s ancient Japanese Shoya House

It’s hard to say what’s cooler about the Japanese shōya house at the Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens — the centuries-old wood structure that was once the center of a small farming village in Marugame, Japan, or the backstory of how it got to its new home at the Huntington’s Japanese Garden. The … Read more

Fishing for a buyer: North Qld house with ‘barra pool’ for sale

News Corp Australia Network But alas, the barra pool is no more Summer may be hotter and sweatier than a shearers armpit in Far North Queensland but the owner of this Cairns house had other ideas for the swimming pool. Showing an admirable devotion to the fine art of fishing, they turned the old dip … Read more

House Rich Cash Poor Is A Terrible But Fixable Situation

House rich, cash poor is when you have a lot of equity in your house but not a lot of cash. For whatever reason, a homeowner has untapped equity in their property but is unwilling or unable to withdraw it. Due to excessive spending habits or financial responsibilities, the homeowner feels poor. After paying for my … Read more