Weekly Real Estate Roundup – 09-24-11

Headlines that caught our eye this week:

“Fire at Jack Nicholson’s House Appears ‘Accidental” [Studio City Patch]

“A Stormy Housewarming” [NY Times]

“Glenview home seller offering $1,000 bar tab to potential buyers” [Chicago Sun-Times]

Real estate agent: buy in the 4th quarter” [Laguna Beach Homoes - OC Register]

76% of Vacation Home Owners Say Now is a Great Time To Buy, But Where? Second Home Hot Spots (Get Ready to be Shocked)” [SecondShelters]

“Octomom Hoping to Sell ‘Fixer-Upper’ House Before Bank Forecloses” [OMG from Yahoo!]

“Oakland Mayor Jean Quan accused of home blight” [SFgate.com]

Zillow Tweet of the Week:

Our favorite Zillow Facebook comment of the week:

The answer below is in response to the question: How is the water consumed in your home?
a) Straight from tap
b) Filtered tap water
c) Bottled water
d) Other