New York may have Times Square, the bright lights of Broadway, the Metropolitan Museum and Yankee Stadium but what it doesn’t have is affordable beachfront living. For less than 20% of the average price of a Manhattan apartment, a beachfront house in the teeny-tiny town of Chabihau on the northern coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula can be bought for a total of $180,000. And that price, according to listing information, is negotiable. Photo Credit: Google Maps
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.