Uber Announces Imminent Launch of Driverless Taxis [Dezeen] You know how there was a resurgence of the quaint handmade cocktail? How long before some startup rolls out old-fashioned non-driverless cars piloted by colorful cigar-chomping drivers full of anecdotes and advice? I say fifteen years, at most.
Poor Credit and Hefty Debt Might Not Prevent You From Getting a Mortgage [Washington Post] *Immediately applies for several mortgages*
Why Are Americans Moving Less? [Citylab] Wait, is moving a good thing? I hate moving. Moving is one of the top three most stressful things you can do in life, up there with a breakup and getting fired. (I once did all three in the same year, and I have the gray hair to prove it.)
DC’s Taxpayer-Supported Slumlord [Washington City Paper] Warning: this story will infuriate you.
DC Homeowners Are Breaking Even More Quickly [Urban Turf DC] It now only takes 3.5 years for a DC homeowner to break even; this sounded great but then I remembered I’ve never held down a job for even half that long.
Check Out These Chinese Architectural Traditions Before They Disappear [Arch Daily] All of them involve living with your parents and grandparents your whole life, so I’m sure Chinese millennials are thrilled these traditions are dying out.