urbanism
Man Building £330 Million LA Mansion Also Building “Tinder for Straight Bros” App

One of the largest houses in history is currently being built in Los Angeles. The man who is building it says he will sell it for $500 million (close to £330 million), which would make it the most expensive single-family home ever sold. In the meantime, he made an app for straight men to find other straight men. Read More >>

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This Bonkers Company Wants to Build Mobile Private Islands

Yachts are for chumps. People who really know how to spend their money get submersible yachts from Migaloo, a mysterious company that offers five different models of underwater palaces. But true evil villains just go for the Migaloo’s crown flagship: Kokomo Ailand. Read More >>

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What You Can Buy for £5.5 Million (If You’re Not Buying This Island)

It must feel thrilling to be rich, free to fling millions at whatever your heart desires. Right now, you can buy a private island and former sea fort off the coast of Denmark for a little under £5.5 million. That trifling sum includes a restaurant and a hotel. What a bargain! Read More >>

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Want to Live in The Godfather’s Mansion? Make an Offer Estate Agents Can’t Refuse

Got a mattress full of unmarked notes that you'd like to use to "invest" in some property? Don't mind moving to Staten Island, New York? Ready to show the right amount of respect to a piece of classic movie heritage? Then you'll be wanting to move into 110 Longfellow Avenue -- the silver-screen home of Don Corleone. Read More >>

locations
Soon You Can Sleep in This Fake Bavarian Castle in the Middle of China

China loves to counterfeit, and architecture is no exception. So it was no surprise when a massive, massive German-style castle popped up in the seaside city of Dalian. It's exciting, however, that Starwood Hotels has announced that it will open a giant hotel inside of it. Read More >>

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You Can Now Make an Offer to Buy Dracula’s Castle

If you prefer your houses large, draughty, and associated with vampire lore, then now's your chance to bid for Bran Castle. The castle isn't technically up for sale, the owners insist, but they're willing to entertain offers from the "right" people. Buyer beware though—this isn't the only castle purporting to be Dracula's. Read More >>

movies
Are These Star Wars-Themed Rental Homes Yub Nub or Bantha Poodoo?

Yesterday was Star Wars Day, so why not start planning your next Star Wars-themed getaway? The vacation rental site HomeAway.com has selected several properties that they think serve as earthbound stand-ins for famous Star Wars sites. What do you think, Jedi Council of readers? Read More >>

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This Abandoned Igloo Hotel in Alaska Could be Yours for £177,595

Even out in Alaska, this gigantic urethane igloo sticks out like a bizarre, misplaced structure on the side of Parks Highway. It's long been a curiosity for tourists whizzing by on the way to Denali National Park. And now the famous landmark is for sale to the tune of $300,000 (£177, 595). Read More >>

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This House Hasn’t Been Redecorated Since the ’60s and it’s for Sale

A 96-year old Toronto woman is finally moving out of her quaint little house. The story isn't anything out of the ordinary—until you realise that she's lived there for 72 years and apparently hasn't redecorated once. Oh, and she has amazing taste. Read More >>

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You Can Buy a Nuclear Bunker With its Own Hospital and BBC Studio

Nuclear bunkers have fallen out of fashion in recent years, but that doesn't mean you can't transform one into a delightful bed and breakfast. This bunker in Perthshire, Scotland, is currently up for sale and even includes a fascinating history: it's situated on a former POW camp. Read More >>

architecture
Tour the Opulent, Evacuated McMansions of Ukraine’s Fallen Leaders

Earlier this week, surreal images emerged of Ukrainian protesters storming the palace of President Viktor Yanukovych, who fled the capital city after violent unrest. Now, protesters have made their way into another mansion, the home of attorney general Victor P. Pshonka. No ostriches, as were found on Yanukovych's estate, but there are Fabregé eggs! Read More >>

movies
Wake Up at the B&B from Groundhog Day Every Morning for Eternity

Just a day after the real-life Punxsutawney Phil forecast six more weeks of winter, the bed and breakfast where Groundhog Day was filmed hit the market. You could buy it, set an old-fashioned clock radio to go off at 6:00 a.m. playing "I Got You, Babe," and relive the same day over and over—and over and over and over and over and over and over and over. Read More >>

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Stage an Oscar-Winning Drama on Your Own Personal Bombed-Out Movie Set

It may not look like much right now, but this strip of blown-out, busted-up buildings is usually swarming with celebrities. Read More >>

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Have a Blast Preparing for the End Times in This Luxurious Compound

At first, this 4,000 square-foot cabin in Colorado seems like nothing more than a gorgeous high-elevation getaway. But then you start to notice a few things—signs that this place is for more than just maxing and relaxing. The helicopter pad. The UV cannons. This is some serious prepper porn. Read More >>

architecture
You Could be the Proud Owner of These 19th-Century Plymouth Tunnels

Sure, this 2,000 square-foot, no-windows, no-view property is a bit of a fixer-upper. But think of the Halloween parties you could throw down here! This set of 200-year old tunnels beneath Plymouth are going up for auction next month for the low-low price of £19,000. Read More >>