No more waiting to buy games on Amazon? IGN’s guide to getting around the system

IGN has a handy guide to buying games on your Kindle or PC on Amazon and other online retailers.Here’s everything you need to know about how to get started.First, the Kindle is the best way to buy books and games on the web, but there are a few more ways to get around the Amazon system.You can use Amazon Payments, […]

When it comes to the real estate market, the value of a property is only part of the story

The value of real estate is only one part of a transaction, so when a buyer or seller is looking at a property, they can use their eyes, ears, nose or fingers to pick out what a property would be worth, say, based on the following factors:

Vietnam’s government: China has ‘high confidence’ of finding buyer for former president’s estate

Vietnam has accused China of seeking to buy former President Ho Chi Minh’s property empire, a move that could complicate efforts to sell the country’s vast assets.The state-run Xinhua News Agency said Friday that Chinese officials visited the property at Ho Chi’s former home in the southern city of Ho Chi Nha, in the western province of Hue, on Sunday.The […]

Why are we buying houses?

We are renting houses in Australia and the prices are out of control, the Australian Property Brokers Association (APBA) said on Thursday, adding that it is «a significant and growing problem».The APBA has warned that home prices in the major cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Canberra have risen by more than 10 per cent since 2010.The rise […]

How to buy a home on Zillow’s Homes for Sale website

A few weeks ago, we reported that Zillows homes for sale were way down on the list of top selling properties on Zellers.Today, we are reporting that Zellners new homes for $1,000 or less are now the top selling homes for ZillOW on the site.Zilloview’s Homes For Sale site is not quite the same as Zillower, which was the first […]

Google search bar has ‘real estate’ in it

Google has a long history of selling its search engine results to advertisers and its search results for real estate are part of that history.But it’s now making it easier for consumers to search through these results by allowing them to tap into a new feature of its website called the Real Estate section.The move has been praised by critics […]