Month: March 2016

The National Housing Conundrum: Supply Shortage

Pacific Union-Executive Summary The biggest obstacle to a more balanced market between buyers and sellers is a lack of homes for sale. Many areas across the country where job and population growth … Source: The National Housing Conundrum: Supply Shortage

The National Housing Conundrum: Supply Shortage

Pacific Union-Executive Summary The biggest obstacle to a more balanced market between buyers and sellers is a lack of homes for sale. Many areas across the country where job and population growth have been strong need more new construction. In California, unique regulations make…

Take a Guess At Which Bay Area hoods List In Top 10 List Of Most Hipster For House Flips

  (Thinkstock) Source:CBS SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Hip is an ever-changing state of mind and varies from generation to generation. Currently, Merriam Webster defines hipster as ‘a person who follows the latest styles, fashions… a person who is unusually aware of and interested…

Sleek and Modern Concrete Home Called Alley’s Adventures in Wonder House

  The curved form of this expansive concrete house in South Korea, is designed by Architect K to match the irregularly shaped buildings built by refugees during the Korean War During the war, which took place between 1950 and 1953, Busan was the biggest…

Zen And The Art Of Rudimentary Building

Sometimes old techniques are being rediscovered and their value proves to be effective in modern times too. This applies also to the technique of building with sand- or earth bags. This technique is both old and new. Emergency Shelter Village, Hesperia, California The bags…

The Incredible Real Estate Portfolio Of Oracle’s L.E.

Source: M. Stone   Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison is no stranger to the real estate market — he’s been coined”the nation’s most avid trophy-home buyer” and has all but taken over entire neighborhoods in Malibu and the Lake Tahoe area. When asked by CNBC…

Opportunity Knocks: Well-Known Stand-Out Santa Cruz, CA Food Truck Offered For Sale

Any one looking for a great food-truck that is turn-key and ready for business look no further, the famed Low n Slow food truck just hit the market 1999 Chevy Step Van Full Ansul Fire System 24 inch flat griddle 24 inch char broiler…

Cultural Trends: The Rise Of Little Designer Bakeries around the Globe

 Source: IDO Is there anything more basic, homey and familiar than a loaf of great bread? Yet it has become a luxury. More and more of us are sick of (literally and figuratively) the white, never-to-stale sliced bread in its never-to-biodegrade plastic bag. We…

Mark Wahlberg’s rapidly-expanding better burger chain: Wahlburgers

Source: Business Insider BY: hollis Johnson   Hollis Johnson The Wahlberg brothers are taking quite a gamble. The Boston-based better burger chain Wahlburgers has announced plans to expand rapidly in the next decade, inking agreements to open 118 new locations. That’s a huge jump…

Trending Changes You May Consider Adding To Your Home

Would you spend top dollar for a high-tech toilet? Is your home so large that a walk to the kitchen to get a drink feels like an odyssey? Does your pet need a “special space”? For many homeowners… Source: Trending Changes You May Consider…