Even though the U.S. real estate markets virtually collapsed in 2008-2009 and continue to limp along at alarmingly slow rates of improvement, the cost of purchasing a home, particularly a large one, in most parts of the country is still hideously expensive and financially out of reach for many. Photo Credit: BasicGov
Dubai has claimed its place as a new home to luxury and high-end lifestyles. Its housing market is no different. Here, MainStreet highlights several homes that make American mansions look like dollhouses.