The Richness of the Suburbs [Times Literary Supplement] Let’s face it, if trucker hats made a comeback, literally everything is going to be cool again at some point. I guess we’re coming into the suburbs’ second act.
The Insane Effects Driverless Cars Could Have On the DC Housing Market [Urban Turf DC] At this point, what would it take for housing prices to go down? The rapture? Nuclear winter?
Reebok and Gensler Are Turning Old Gas Stations Into Fitness Hubs [Arch Daily] I guess we will have to do something with all the old gas stations after everyone’s driving electric cars.
Winning Amazon’s HQ2 Might Not Actually Bring In New Jobs [Citylab] Hmm, who would’ve thought bringing in a massive, tax-exempt, automated monopoly corporation wouldn’t be great for the community?
This $2.3 Million House In New Jersey Is For Sale, and Accepting Bitcoin As Payment [Business Insider] Taking bitcoin for luxury real estate in Miami isn’t that surprising, because everyone buying luxury real estate in Miami is (allegedly!) a drug dealer or a corrupt government official from overseas. But New Jersey? Bitcoin might officially be mainstream now.
Will Anyone Rent This Apartment for $100,000 a Month? [Bloomberg] It drives my mom insane that I “throw away” $1500 a month on rent; if I paid $100K a month, she would fly to DC just to slap me in the back of the head.