Southeast Residents Are Battling a Potential Storage Facility [Curbed DC] No one was against storage facilities until that one episode of “Breaking Bad.” But not everyone who has a self-storage unit is a criminal. Some of us are just deeply neurotic hoarders.
Judge Judy Just Bought an Insanely Nice Manson In Rhode Island [Architectural Digest] Wait, Judge Judy is worth a half billion dollars?! Real judges are looking at their checking accounts like, “but she’s not even a real judge.”
DC Has the Most Green Roofs In America [Smart Cities Dive] In my old rowhouse in Shaw, there was a literal tree growing out of a huge crack in the facade. Did I have the first green roof in DC?
The Past and Future of Old Soldier’s Home [WAMU] My ex lived across from Old Soldier’s Home, and we just to joke that it was actually a hospital for the criminally insane (there were fearsome metal fences around the entire compound) that they pretended was a military retirement home to avoid the uproar. I still don’t totally believe that it’s not some kind of secret prison or something.
Why Is Pennsylvania Avenue’s Freedom Plaza Such a Failure? [Greater Greater Washington] Wow, they’re just coming right out and calling it a failure? It’s like when my aunt turned to my mom at Thanksgiving and said, “and he had such potential when he was young!”
From DC Garage to $3.250/Month Accessory Dwelling [Urban Turf DC] I love this place, but wasn’t the whole point of accessory dwellings that it would make everyone’s rent cheaper?