Funny Real Estate: What’s Going on in These 6 Photos?

July 8, 2014

Do you ever come across a photo in a real estate listing that makes you do a double-take? Here are 6 that baffled me a bit:

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Inside the Real House from “The Kids Are All Right”

July 7, 2014

Although it was kind of a small movie, the house where they filmed The Kids Are All Right made a big impression. Since the day it hit theaters, readers have been asking me to feature it. I’m excited to finally have some info about the house it was filmed in, along with photos of how it looks today to share with you.

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Reese Witherspoon Selling Family Home in L.A.

July 3, 2014

When I heard Reese Witherspoon was selling the Spanish-style estate she shares with husband Jim Toth and kids Ava, Deacon, and Tennessee in Brentwood, I couldn’t wait to see it. I loved her country retreat in Ojai and wouldn’t mind living here, either…

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You Asked: Has “Rehab Addict” Been Canceled?

July 2, 2014

One of the top searches on my blog lately is this one: “Rehab Addict canceled?” Readers have also been asking if a new season of the show is coming to HGTV/DIY Network and if so, when. So I’ve been searching for the answers to give you guys, and they came from Nicole Curtis herself…

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A Family’s Little White House on Sauvie Island

July 1, 2014

Designer Jessica Helgerson and her family live in this little white house on Sauvie Island near Portland, Oregon. I’m impressed with how they made less than 600 square feet work. Take a look!

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The Real “Money Pit” Movie House Hits the Market

June 30, 2014

What house lover could forget the 1980s comedy The Money Pit about a young couple and their fixer-upper? The real Long Island mansion where it was filmed is in much better shape than the movie version was and is on the market for $12.5 million. Here’s how it looks today:

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Bette Midler’s Sunny Manhattan Penthouse

June 26, 2014

Did you see Bette Midler’s Fifth Avenue apartment in Architectural Digest? It really wowed me with its sweeping views of Central Park and beautifully landscaped terraces. It even has a sunroom! If you’re going to live in the city, then heck, this is the way to do it…  

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Converting Old Stables Into a Cool “Music Barn”

June 25, 2014

A reader named Peggy wrote me about her talented sister Kelly Mittleman, an award-winning designer in Connecticut. For one of her recent projects, she converted what had been old horse stables into a “music barn” that her client can jam out in with his musician friends. Take a look!

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