Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.

second shelters

Dallas-Suburb Richardson Takes 23rd Spot on MoneyWise List

By Bethany Erickson | March 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Dallas-Suburb Richardson Takes 23rd Spot on MoneyWise List

Editor’s Note: Recently, MoneyWise revealed its list of the 40 most frugal and friendly places to retire. In a bid to provide an idea of what housing inventory is available in these cities and towns, we’re taking a look at listings in each of the cities on the list. Not everyone can spend $1 million […]

Read More

Chestnut Court: History, Elegance, and William Adams Delano Style

By SecondShelters.com Contributor | March 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Chestnut Court: History, Elegance, and William Adams Delano Style

By Deb R. Brimer Contributing Writer If the walls of this timeless 1914 treasure could talk, what name-dropping stories they could tell! Some of the world’s most notable structures are among the works of award-winning New York architect, William Adams Delano, including palatial mansions for the Rockefeller family and Otto Kahn. But Chestnut Court was […]

Read More

Thousand Oaks Provides California Living On a Budget

By Bethany Erickson | March 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Thousand Oaks Provides California Living On a Budget

Editor’s Note: Recently, MoneyWise revealed its list of the 40 most frugal and friendly places to retire. In a bid to provide an idea of what housing inventory is available in these cities and towns, we’re taking a look at listings in each of the cities on the list. Not everyone can spend $1 million […]

Read More

Amazing Views Punctuate Historical Neutra Design

By Bethany Erickson | March 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Amazing Views Punctuate Historical Neutra Design

When shipbuilder John Rados purchased a large, hillside lot overlooking the Port of Los Angeles in the 50s, he turned to a fellow Austro-Hungarian to create a home that would put those views to best use — Richard Neutra. Rados fled the Austro-Hungarian Empire with his family 50 years prior to the purchase of that […]

Read More

Want Truly Frugal Retirement? Try Cedar Rapids, MoneyWise Says

By Bethany Erickson | February 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Want Truly Frugal Retirement? Try Cedar Rapids, MoneyWise Says

Editor’s Note: Recently, MoneyWise revealed its list of the 40 most frugal and friendly places to retire. In a bid to provide an idea of what housing inventory is available in these cities and towns, we’re taking a look at listings in each of the cities on the list. Not everyone can spend $1 million […]

Read More

Own the First Chicago Home of Al Capone — Escape Route Not Included

By Bethany Erickson | February 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Own the First Chicago Home of Al Capone — Escape Route Not Included

It was his first home in Chicago, and his mother lived there until her death, and in 2019, you could own a slice of Al Capone history for practically a song. “I came to Chicago with $40 in my pocket,” Alphonse Gabriel Capone said once, and not long after that he began working for mobster […]

Read More