Parking in San Francisco is so scarce that the parking spot attached to your property can add up to 100K to the property’s value.
Consider the situation in which a woman hoping to gain material about an ancestor’s residence rented a motel out of state in the area of ancestor’s residence, generations ago. No one in the vicinity seemed to remember the family, but the courthouse land records showed that the motel where she elected to stay, was built on property once owned by the ancestor. Coincidence?
Bill Gates has a pressure sensitive floor in his home. At any time he knows who and where anyone is in his house.
Warren Buffett, the 3rd richest man in the world, still lives in the $31,500 house he bought in 1957.
The newly built British homes are the smallest in Europe and less than half the size of American homes.
There are dozens of houses in Detroit for sale at $1 a piece.
Until 1986 you didn’t even need to buy property in Alaska. You could build a house and it would have been yours…
Warren Buffett (ranked world’s wealthiest person in 2008) still lives in a 5 bedroom house he bought for $31,500 in 1957.
A lawyer agreed to buy a ladies flat, and paid a monthly sum in order to obtain the flat upon her death. The lady lived to be 122 and a half years old and outlived the lawyer. The lawyers family continued paying and ended up paying twice what the flat was worth.