Ambitious underground rail system under construction will ring around Paris suburbs, spurring regional development, and increasing public transportation into City.
In my construction law practice, I've worked with acoustical engineers to soundproof noisy central air conditioning equipment concealed inside the wall of a client's residential apartment... But this is the first I've heard of hiring a noise consulantt to quiet the sound from electronic gadgets throughout the hi-tech home!
"Concerns about rising interest rates and construction costs have been offset by low unemployment and increasing wages, combined with short supply based on years of underproduction of new homes,” according to Lennar Corp. Executive Chairman Stuart Miller.
U.S. Commerce Department data released Monday appears to confirm new home construction business outlook is improving: May purchases of newly built single-family homes rose 6.7% from a month earlier, or 14.1% from a year ago.
Watch Flippy the robot flip burgers at Caliburger in Pasadena, CA. He really leans into it and has just the right wrist action!
One Dutch (Street) is a 12-story former office building converted to rentals. 19 Dutch is new 64 story glass tower with 483 apartments.
Check out these high-end mailrooms where residents get their mail and mingle. So much fancier than the campus mailroom of college days where students picked up their mail between classes and there was hardlyany extra space to mingle. We did, however, have an adjacent U.S. Post Office!
New York City? San Francisco (where Levi Strauss invented them)? ... The answer is Kuakashi, Japan. This City's Kojima district was once a hub for manufacturing school uniforms, judo-wear and canvas sails. Today, a small group of Japanese denim brands use the old hand-operated looms -- that produce less than a yard of fabric a day -- to manufacture hand-stitched jeans that fade and crease differently over time for each wearer. Then the jeans are sold in select Japanese shops, New York
I may not be in Madrid this Summer (like my son who is there now on study abroad), but this article and photos of gut-renovated estate which was once a grain mill provides a glimpse into the past and present of Spain's capital city.
If you are interested in how the head of a now bankrupt 100 year old department store chain thinks the business of department stores needs to change to survive, read this article.
Fewer homes are being built per household than at almost any time in U.S. history - situation even worse in rural communities
TWA Hotel, built around architect Eero Saarinen's 1960's airline terminal at JFK airport, will open next Spring. Don't worry about noise -- the windows in each guest room will have 7 layers of soundproofing and are more than 4 inches thick.
Want to buy a house in Norway? You are not required to hire a lawyer to close. But you will have to pay the government a document fee of 2.5 percent of the sale price.
Check out Glass with Class, Hobbit Hangout, and Mini-MidCentury each priced between $17,000 and $30,000 installed!
Manhattan's West Village may have best resale value.
It will have the signature look of the Wynn Hotel/Casino in Las Vegas, but if the current CEO of the company has his way, a new hotel/casino under construction in Boston will drop Wynn from its name and be called Encore Boston Harbour.
As a real estate lawyer and yogi, I can definitely relate to this article on wellness R.E.
22 states and the District of Columbia didn't build enough housing from 2000 to 2015. Production fell short by 7.3 million homes, or 5.4% of the total housing market. California accounts for half of the shortage.
Former 460 acre plot for Howard Hughes aviation firm is transformed into work and living space adjacent to wetlands and bluffs.
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