Housing trends are like a time capsule. Each decade has its own hallmarks that serve as signs of the times. Remember the gold shag carpet and avocado-colored appliances of the ’70s? The teal and salmon Southwest color palette of the ’80s? How about the minimalist décor of the ’90s?
Paying off a mortgage has been a dream for people all over the globe for the literally thousands of years that loans for real estate have been in existence. Yes, that’s right- there are even scripts dating back to at least 5th century, B.C. denouncing shady mortgage practices. In Scotland, p…