Beach Houses: 2 Mar Vista Lane, Laguna Beach, California

2 Mar Vista Lane, Laguna Beach, California (Photo by Jeri Koegel.)

Temperate sea breezes, open horizons, the sound of crashing waves: There’s nothing quite like an oceanfront escape to call your own. These beach houses make the most of their primo locations. 7607 Bay Colony Drive, Naples, Florida $16.75 million This four-story Mediterranean-style mansion on more than an acre of pristine beachfront in Naples, Florida, has

Real Estate: 6 of the Most Historic Properties on the Market in Chicagoland

Every city has history, but Chicago’s is richer than most, and learning about it is as easy as taking a stroll through the streets (or the real estate listings). 1407 N. Hoyne Ave., Chicago $6.495 million Constructed in 1886, this brick Victorian abode on a large corner lot in Wicker Park recently underwent an extensive