High energy costs are making Americans think twice about rampant development. Overwhelmingly, people want developers and local governments to make their communities less dependent on cars by rethinking land use and pouring resources into public transportation.
The Discovery Channel’s new show “Double Agents” gives viewers a "fly-on-the-wall" look at the homebuying process. In contrast to other media depictions, the show promotes using real estate professionals to find a home.
In most places, salespeople who go to great lengths to bring out the extraordinary in an ordinary house tend to leave their clothes on. But then, Hollywood isn’t like most places. When Annette Bening in American Beauty strips down to her slip to prepare for an open house, you know you’ve landed on Planet Hollywood.