The real estate industry is an inherently fascinating one, partly because of the glamour associated with thriving in it. As we all know, the current president of the United States made his fortune in real estate and many other fortunate individuals who are able to pin down property in a prime location are able to climb the real estate ladder. But the truth is, most of us don’t know much about how the industry actually works. And even what we think we know isn’t always spot on. Read on to learn the wildest real estate facts that don’t even cross most people’s minds.