Seen At 11: Are You Ready To Be A Cemetery Neighbor?

March 27, 2012 12:00 AM

Seen At 11: Are You Ready To Be A Cemetery Neighbor?
" NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The number one rule in real estate is location, and realtors say one increasingly popular location for home owners and renters is next to cemeteries.

“It’s absolutely beautiful,” said Long Island realtor Diane Andersen. “No longer are people shying away from areas like living behind a cemetery.”

“The views are great,” added realtor Steve Castellon.

In many cases, realtors say, not only do their clients welcome it, some are even looking for it.

“The taboo is gone,” Castellon told CBS 2′s Kristine Johnson.

From the city to the suburbs, home buyers like Adam Danforth say having neighbors that are six feet under has its benefits.

“We moved here with an interest in finding something that was more affordable but it ended up offering us a sense of peacefulness and being next to a place that assures you no development,” Danforth said.

Danforth bought a brand new condo just a few feet from Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery, one of the oldest and biggest cemeteries in New York "

Click here to read the whole article

Google related News

Friday, July 20, 2012 by Yahoo! Sports

Braves rally from 9-0 deficit, win in 11 innings

Even he hasn't seen anything like what the Braves did Friday night. Atlanta was ... The Braves came back to take the lead in the top of the ninth, after the Nationals tied it Atlanta pulled out a wild 11-10 win on Paul Janish's run-scoring bloop single ...

Read more
Thursday, July 19, 2012 by Reuters Africa

S.Africa maize output f'cast seen at 11 mln tonnes

By Tshepo Tshabalala. JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African traders have slightly cut their maize output forecast for 2012 to 11 million tonnes from 11.05 million tonnes previously, a Reuters Poll showed on Thursday. Prospects of a much higher maize ...

Read more
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 by

TCS Q1 PAT seen up 11% at Rs 3250 cr

Moneycontrol » News » Business » Earnings. Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 16:46. TCS Q1 PAT seen up 11% at Rs 3250 cr. Country's largest software services exporter Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will announce its first quarter results tomorrow after market ...

Read more
Sunday, July 15, 2012 by VentureBeat

You can't un-see these 11 video game box art clichés

You might have seen this collection of movie poster clichés earlier this year (courtesy of French blogger Christophe Courtois). It shouldn't surprise you that video game box art has its own recurring visual motifs, and I've collected 11 of them here.

Read more