Aldo Ciani, right, of Coronado Cays Realty, walks with prospective buyer Marlene McCabe, as they leave this $l.1 million dollar home in Coronado, California. (Photographer: Jack Smith/Bloomberg News)

Million-Dollar Home Sales Are Gaining in U.S. While the 99% Balk

(Bloomberg) -- Scarce supplies of U.S. homes for sale are propping up prices and pushing some buyers to the sidelines, leading to fewer transactions -- but not for those with big budgets.