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If you are thinking about moving but don't know where to start, HotPads might be just for you. The free app uses your current location to find what rental properties are near you, or you can search any area of the country. HotPads was recently acquired by Zillow, and now has a lot of new, powerfu...

August 21st 2014 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Zillow has been the most popular real estate app since it was released for iOS in April of 2009. It helps you find a house, providing real estate details, pricing, and photos. Today, the Zillow Mortgage and Real Estate apps on iOS are being updated, and these new versions enable home shoppers to ge...

August 7th 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Light-hearted Real Estate bloggers Movoto have blogged in the past about assessing the value of Stormwind Keep, concluding that it was valued at approximately $10.2 million. Now, they're back with Grommash Hold, the Horde stronghold in the heart of Orgrimmar. Like any good valuation, they've take...

June 27th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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The blog Movoto (tagline: "The lighter side of real estate") has done evaluations of fictional properties before. This time, they've set their sites on Stormwind Keep, of our own beloved Stormwind, to try and determine the following: How big is it, actually? What's its real world equivalent loc...

June 5th 2013 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Sony's got a pretty swanky skyscraper in Manhattan. That skyscraper, however, may not feature Sony's logo much longer – not to mention the employees it houses – as the private-equity firm Blackstone Group for the potential sale of the 55th and Madison-based, 37-story building.Said talks...

June 13th 2012 at 11:15am 0 Comments
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I have to say, of all the product names that I heard and saw at CES 2012 last week (and there were plenty of them), TourWrist was by far my favorite. And the app is pretty interesting as well. It's a free download for iPhone and iPad that allows you to view the company's interactive 360 degree...

January 16th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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MindArk's Planet Calypso is certainly one of the most unique virtual worlds out there, due in large part to the fact that the game's real estate is bought, sold, and traded for real-world cash. Land management, however, has generally been an activity for the ludicrously rich, with some properti...

November 10th 2011 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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My current city of Chicago isn't really suffering for Apple Stores -- the one on Michigan Avenue kind of makes up for any other missed areas around here, as it's the nicest and biggest one I've seen (but then again, I haven't been to the ones in New York near Mr. Rose). But it's good to hear that we...

April 15th 2009 at 1:00am 0 Comments
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Okay, I could've sworn I wrote about this kind of thing before as an idea I'd had, but I'm stuffed if I can find the post. Regardless, Global Condo Center has developed an island in Second Life wherein one can virtually tour Second Life versions of their real life properties. Despite the article's a...

November 14th 2007 at 2:01pm 0 Comments