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47 Real Estate Innovations

Unique Ways Properties are Being Sold Around the World

— October 14, 2009 — Art & Design
What are some of the biggest real estate trends for 2010? This cluster of real estate innovations is a great indicator of some of the unique happenings we've been spotting around the world. From abandoned real estate bus tours to upcoming developments in hot locales like Costa Rica, we've sifted through for the most cutting edge real estate innovations to get you planning ahead for next year's investments.

Implications - In the wake of the recent recession, the real estate market has made some dramatic changes in response to its plummet. Realtors and architects have had to get creative to grab the attention of the few consumers who are still able to invest in new property and ensure that at the very least, this small niche market thrives.
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Activity
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Real Estate Public Shaming
Real Estate Public Shaming
'Rent Dodger Lives Here' Signs
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Buying Under the Influence
Buying Under the Influence
Real Estate Agents Use Liquor to Sell Homes
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Real Estate Bribery- Free BMW With Purchase Of House
Real Estate Bribery- Free BMW With Purchase Of House
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Green Real Estate Listings
Green Real Estate Listings
New York Times Adds Eco Search Function to Online List
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14 Hour & 40 Min Ad
14 Hour & 40 Min Ad
Emirates Airlines Non-Stop Info From Dubai to Sao Paulo
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42
Honest Neighborhood Reviews
Honest Neighborhood Reviews
RottenNeighbor
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41
Neighborhood Walk Score
Neighborhood Walk Score
How Pedestrian Friendly Is Your Community?
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40
Facebook House Swaps
Facebook House Swaps
Use the Facebook Shared Porch to List and Rent Vacation Homes
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39
Buying Land on the Moon
Buying Land on the Moon
Extraterrestrial Real Estate Acquisitions from the Lunar Embassy
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38
Snow Deprived Ski Resort Sells for 90¢
Snow Deprived Ski Resort Sells for 90¢
Ernen Switzerland
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37
Luxury as Charity
Luxury as Charity
Billionaire Rents Hawaii Dream Home for $150 / Month
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36
Supporting Struggling Businesses
Supporting Struggling Businesses
President Obama Stays at a Hotel Facing Foreclosure While in AZ
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35
Credit Crunch Home Exchanges
Credit Crunch Home Exchanges
The Property Swap Shop
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34
Musical Cities
Musical Cities
The National Music Center Creates a New Music District in Alberta
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33
Faux Strip Shows for Real Estate
Faux Strip Shows for Real Estate
Window Dancers to Sell LA Apartments
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32
Sin City Gets Greener With Eco Loft Development
Sin City Gets Greener With Eco Loft Development
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31
Trump Sets World Record for Real Estate Sales in Hawaii
Trump Sets World Record for Real Estate Sales in Hawaii
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30
Biggest Property Development ever in the US
Biggest Property Development ever in the US
CityCenter on the Las Vegas Strip
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29
Virtual Real Estate
Virtual Real Estate
Amsterdam Sells For $50K
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28
Appraising Fantasy Real Estate
Appraising Fantasy Real Estate
Death Star Fixer-Upper's Price Lowered to $15 Septillion
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27
Green Abu Dhabi Development
Green Abu Dhabi Development
Resembles Stonehenge
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26
Neighboroo
Neighboroo
Google Maps by Income, Politics, Crime Rate, Ethnicity, etc.
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25
Oceanside Eco-Condos
Oceanside Eco-Condos
Dockside Green Victoria, BC
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24
$120 000/ sq Metre Real Estate
$120 000/ sq Metre Real Estate
Monaco's Avenue Princess Grace Keeps Out Rif Raf
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23
$1.75 Foreclosure Homes
$1.75 Foreclosure Homes
Credit Crunch Hits eBay
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22
5 Acre Dubai Real Estate Sign
5 Acre Dubai Real Estate Sign
World's Biggest Ad
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21
Famous Resident Window Displays
Famous Resident Window Displays
Real Estate Agents Profit from Celebucitizens
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20
Abandoned Real Estate Bus Tours
Abandoned Real Estate Bus Tours
Long Island Foreclosure Tours
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19
Urban Desert Developments
Urban Desert Developments
Ras Al Khaimah Financial City
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18
Vertical Garages
Vertical Garages
The Space-Saving TAL-Vertipark Makes Parking Economical
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17
Cookies Sell Homes
Cookies Sell Homes
Real Estate Scent Marketing
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16
Fake A Prestigious Office
Fake A Prestigious Office
GetAVirtualOffice.com in Every Major City
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15
Iconic Movie Real Estate
Iconic Movie Real Estate
“Ferris Bueller's Day Off” Home is for Sale
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14
$15M Opryland Lookalikes
$15M Opryland Lookalikes
Faith Hill and Tim McGraw Test Real Estate Market
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13
Ridiculous Real Estate Photos - Rojkind Arquitectos' Creations are Beautiful
Ridiculous Real Estate Photos - Rojkind Arquitectos' Creations are Beautiful
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12
Retirement Community Editorials
Retirement Community Editorials
The Eliza Dukshu Photoshoot Channels Boca Raton Chic
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11
Solar Cities
Solar Cities
Zero-Emission Babcock Ranch in Florida Models Eco Sustainablity
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10
Glass Oceanfront Condos
Glass Oceanfront Condos
Will Genesis Puntarenas Revitalize Costa Rica's Real Estate Market?
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9
Oil Rig Resorts
Oil Rig Resorts
Sustainable Developments to Beautify Floating Gulf Coast Eyesores
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8
Mega Star Developments
Mega Star Developments
Tiger Woods Dubai Golf Course + $64 Billion Development
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7
The Dancing Towers
The Dancing Towers
Dubai Business Bay Development
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6
Urban Ecodistricts
Urban Ecodistricts
EXP Architects' 'Heudelet 26' Will Add Green to Dijon, France
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5
Floating Green Micro-Cities
Floating Green Micro-Cities
The SESU Seastead Ocean Society is Tomorrow's Utopia
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4
Floating Retirement Condos
Floating Retirement Condos
Residential Cruise Line
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3
Fake Prostitutes
Fake Prostitutes
Cardboard Cut-Outs Make Neighbourhood Statement in Tel Aviv
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2
Billionaire Neighborhoods
Billionaire Neighborhoods
World's Ten Richest Streets
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1
Portable Temporary Houses
Portable Temporary Houses
Heirloom Quality Custom Buildings Delivered on Wheels
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