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How much is that in real money?
Read,Article says: "With one bitcoin now going for roughly $1,800"
You can buy a house with anything that the seller is willing to accept in exchange. For example, I'm selling my house. I'll accept a bank wire, but I'll also accept Krugerrands. It doesn't make Krugerrands (a pure bullion coin with no monetary value stamped on its face), currency.
Bitcoin value v dollar: It goes up. It goes down.http://www.coindesk.com/price/