Housing prices are up — big time.
Wooden skyscrapers are coming. They look great, do well in earthquakes and fire, and reduce carbon emissions.
Plus: Longer movies cost more (who knew), and Americans are moving less.
Plus: Underwater internet cables and an island in Connecticut.
Plus: Manufactured homes and Christmas trees.
US home equity reached a record high of $23T in Q2, and homeowners are cashing in.
Former Kmarts now house labs, churches, and more.
Plus: Online groceries, an asteroid, and kids’ diets.
RentCheck just raised $2.6m. The app allows tenants and property managers to conduct remote, in-app move-out inspections.
Landis, a ‘rent-to-own’ startup focused on financial inclusion, raised a $165m round from investors that include Jay-Z and Will Smith.
Redfin explains how it uses AI to recommend better homes and get sellers more money in less time.