6 real estate fantasies within reach

Mood of the Market

The concepts of "dream" and "home" have been inextricably intertwined in the American consciousness for nearly a century. But as dreams are wont to do, this one has continually evolved.

The early evolution of the American dream home was a monolithic one, from the three-bedroom/two-bath tract home en vogue in the ’50s, to the McMansions so many mortgaged to the hilt in the early oughts.