$61.5M Ocean-to-Lake Estate in Palm Beach Is Most Expensive New Listing

realtor.com A brand-new oceanfront mansion in Palm Beach, FL, just splashed onto the market for $61.5 million, making it this week’s most expensive new listing on realtor.com®. Located in an ultraexclusive enclave dubbed “Billionaire’s Row,” the 21,305-square-foot mansion sits on nearly 2 acres, with 200 feet of ocean frontage on one side and 180 feet of lake […] Continue reading →

Home Prices Are Plummeting in Puerto Rico—What Buyers Need to Know

Mario Tama/Getty Images Hurricane Maria exacerbated problems for Puerto Rico’s already-struggling real estate market — creating opportunities and pitfalls alike for would-be home buyers. The storm, which devastated much of the Caribbean last fall, caused home prices to drop 15%, to an average median home price of $116,750, according a recent report from real-estate website Point2 […] Continue reading →

9 Cool Colonial Homes to Mark Independence Day

realtor.com We hold this truth to be self-evident: Colonials are cool. The style can be traced back to the 1600s, with the first settlers coming over from Europe. Over the centuries, the style of Colonial homes evolved, and began to incorporate local materials and a few new twists. It’s a mainstay and classically American as apple […] Continue reading →

Tom Hanks Napped Here: Why He’s Selling His Sofa, and So Much More

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson may be a Hollywood power couple, but that doesn’t mean they don’t do normal things—like, say, sell their used furniture. After all, the actors sold two side-by-side Pacific Palisades properties last year. With much less room to house all their stuff, they needed to downsize their furnishings, too. So they’re auctioning off […] Continue reading →