People Are Building Fake Midcentury Moderns Now [5280 Magazine] Even though these newly-constructed midcentury moderns are sort of bootlegs, I have to admit I never thought of doing this. People are lamenting the demolition of all these cool Brutalist buildings, but you could build a new one for a fraction of the cost of a regular house. (Of course, you’d then live in a bootleg Brutalist.)
How 8 DC Developments Are Trying to Accommodate Cyclists [Bisnow] I always roll my eyes when people say they picked their building because of some little amenity like a dog run or spin classes, but when I read about a new building that has a free air machine for bike tires, I have to stop myself from packing my bags.
Here’s Why It Seems Like Developers Are Only Building Luxury Housing [Greater Greater Washington] Short answer: because they are. Long answer: uh … there is no long answer.
This Sculptor’s House Is a Work of Art [Architectural Digest] I might anger a lot of people in black turtlenecks by saying this, but it’s very possible that sculptors have cooler houses than architects.
9 Vacation Homes to Fuel Your Wanderlust [Curbed] If by “wanderlust” you mean “extreme jealousy,” then yes, these 9 vacation homes definitely fueled my “wanderlust.”
How to Build with Cheap, Modular Concrete Blocks [Arch Daily] I hate to be the “well, actually” guy, but if you look into construction sites, you’ll see that most buildings are already made out of concrete blocks.