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Samantha (Sam) DeBianchi is a Realtor and founder of DeBianchi Real Estate. Her expert real estate advice and straightforward approach can be seen and heard on FOX Business. Always keeping it REAL, you can follow Sam online on Twitter and Facebook.

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    Are Millennials the New Luxury Buyers?

    More and more millennials are purchasing luxury properties.

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    4 Ways to Add Luxury to Your Home

    Not everyone is as gifted as “Cousins on Call” or “Million Dollar Decorator,” but knowing what to focus can go a long way.

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    Art Shows & Lavish Parties: Over-the-Top Open Houses

    When it comes to luxury real estate, the typical weekend afternoon drop-in simply won’t do.

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    Behind the Scenes of Luxury Real Estate

    Whether sold traditionally or through auction, the process of buying and selling luxury real estate is just as unique as the people who call these properties home.

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    Luxury Real Estate Purchasing: Emotional or Rational?

    Luxury real estate is looked upon as a collectible — not simply just “somewhere to live” but rather a showpiece to add to a buyer’s valuable portfolio of possessions.

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    What It Means to Go Green & Celebs Who’ve Taken the Plunge

    The good news is that green is not just a trend; it’s a full-fledged movement and way of life that can help improve everything from your health to your bottom line.

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    Historic Homes: Is ‘Owning Old’ Right for You?

    “They just don’t make ‘em like they used to.” We’re all familiar with this phrase, often uttered by people lamenting the lack of quality and durability […]

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    Single in the City: Top 3 Big Cities for Singles

    Single and ready to mingle? These three cities have lots of other singles (according to the U.S. Census Bureau), as well as amazing food, endless cultural options and epic nightlife.

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    Sky-High Living: Over-the-Top Condo Amenities

    If no less than unreal amenities are what you demand, these properties will make you feel right at home.

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    Privacy or Luxury? Top 5 Celebrity Home Destinations

    When it comes to home purchases, celebrities are just like everyone else — with the possible exception of a slightly larger budget.

  11. At $75 million, this 14,500-square-foot unit is located in The Heritage at Trump Place is one of the Big Apple's priciest and most luxurious homes.

    Luxurious Living: The Country’s Hottest Luxury Real Estate Markets

    Here’s a glimpse at some of top places to find the finest amenities homes have to offer.

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    5 Cheap and Easy Fixes Before You List Your Home

    Thinking of listing your home? Before you call a major renovation squad for a TV-style home makeover, try these cheap and easy fixes to increase your home’s appeal.

  13. New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez recently listed his custom-built modern masterpiece for $38 million.

    Why Celebs Love South Florida

    It’s no secret that celebrities love spending time in Miami and throughout South Florida, and many of them even own a chunk of the sun-kissed paradise.

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    5 Creative Ways to Market Your Home

    Buyers will never find their perfect match if they don’t know it exists. And sometimes sellers have to get creative to make the connection.

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    Home for the Holidays: 4 Reasons to List or Buy in December

    Here are the top four reasons sellers should list and buyers should purchase prior to ringing in the New Year.