Want to buy a haunted house? ‘World’s biggest ghost house’ is up for sale in Pa. for $16M: report

Considered to be the largest haunted house in the world, Lynnewood Hall is currently for sale – and it’s located in Elkins Park, Pa. This abandoned and decrepit 70,000 square-foot mansion is located approximately 13-miles north of Philadelphia.


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It was built between 1897 and 1900 and is the largest remaining example of Neoclassical Revival architecture from the Gilded Age, according to a report about haunted homes by Top Ten Real Estate Deals.

Built by industrialist and prolific art collector Peter A.B. Widener, the grand home even had a sad beginning. In 1896, while living on Broad Street in Philadelphia, Widener’s wife died on board the family’s yacht off the coast of Maine. While in mourning, Widener didn’t want to stay at the Philadelphia townhouse, and decided to build a “comfortable” home for him and his children.

The home, rumored to have cost Widener $8 million to build, had

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Would You Buy a Home From ‘Windy City Rehab’? $1.6M House From Season 2 On Sale

A Chicago home that went through a major renovation on Season 2 of “Windy City Rehab” is now available for $1.6 million.

The popular home-flipping show follows designer Alison Victoria as she goes through the process of finding and renovating historic homes to sell with her signature touches.

Along with the workaday challenges of revamping aging fixer-uppers, the show itself has been the subject of a fair bit of controversy, including legal troubles over a past remodel and permit problems. This all played a role in the backstory of this newly renovated home.

This 1906 home was in major disrepair and had a stop-work order placed on it from the city during demolition due to the discovery of rotting wood floors.

“It’s dangerous, someone could fall through,” Victoria says in the episode.

Her co-star, Donovan Eckhardt, had his general contractor’s and developer’s licenses suspended by the city during the

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Forest Whitaker buys Upper East Side apartment with Greek-inspired garden for $1.6M

Listing images by Alan Barry; courtesy of Compass

Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker has purchased a duplex apartment on the Upper East Side for $1.595 million, according to city property records. Located at 42 East 73rd Street, the three-bed, three-bath home boasts a Greek-inspired garden, with stately columns, a brick patio, and mature plantings. Whitaker, who is also a Sustainable Development Goals Advocate for the United Nations, snagged the property for about 8 percent less than the last listed asking price of $1.74 million. It was first listed last October for $1.895 million.

42 East 73 Street, Upper East Side, Cool Listings, Co-ops  42 East 73 Street, Upper East Side, Cool Listings, Co-ops

Located between Madison and Park Avenues and just a block from Central Park, the duplex could serve as the perfect pied-à-terre, according to the listing. On the upper level, an entrance foyer leads to a large living-dining area with charming pre-war features like crown molding, hardwood floors, and a gas fireplace.

42 East 73 Street, Upper East Side, Cool Listings, Co-ops

42 East 73 Street, Upper East Side, Cool Listings, Co-ops

42 East 73 Street, Upper East Side, Cool Listings, Co-ops

On this level, there’s also a

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