There has been a lot of hype around IoT in the last decade. Converting basic appliances and daily task into data collecting technologies that help you make data driven decisions, while building a more convenient life. Bringing the internet of things (IoT) into households around the world seems like the next logical step for a progressive society, right beside… Read More Making a House a Smart Home
While in high school I remember a reoccurring theme, go to college so you won’t have to “dig a ditch” for the rest of your life. The dig a ditch was referring to anything in the blue-collar industry. It is as if society classifies the construction industry as something to avoid, and viewed as an uneducated lowbrow… Read More A Cutting-Edge Industry with a Depleting Workforce
Once rapper/actor/superhero Will Smiths house Mansion sold to Billionaire Russian Heiress Ekaterina Rybolovleva is back on the market! For a cool $29.5 million it can be yours. Mr. Smith and his family bought the property, which at that time was on 7 acres, for $13.5 million in 2009. Two years later, they sold it for… Read More Check Out Big Willie Style’s Old Mansion in Miami. “Ay Papi”
The Miami Beach estate of Al Capone, arguably the most legendary mobster of all time, who allegedly planned the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre from its very confines, spent his last days slowly waisting away with debilitating syphilis here, and finally, as his very own niece and biggest advocate says “dropped dead” in one of its… Read More Al Capones House in Miami Beach
Marijuana legalization in Missouri may become a reality in 2016 with the support of Show-Me Cannabis, and an evolving baby boomer American mindset. Lets just hope if the bill does get passed we get some dank looking building designs. Curbed.com The emerging legal marijuana industry is the fastest-growing industry in the United States. Indeed, there are… Read More Check Out These Architecturally ‘Dope’ Dispensaries
LENEXA CITY CENTER RENDERING Perhaps one of the biggest commercial real estate projects is happening right outside our city proper in Lenexa. The Lenexa City Center, a new 200-acre, mixed-use neighborhood located at 87th Street Parkway and Renner Boulevard, is truly a microcosm in the works. The ambitious plan by master developer Copaken Brooks… Read More A MAJOR NEW MINI CITY IN LENEXA
KCUR wrote an interesting article in August of last year, of how apparently West Bottoms is Vibrant. I still think the area is still a long ways from becoming “vibrant” however, it does seem as if it is in an upward movement especially with new ‘Artist Funky’ Lofts. Perhaps the future of Kemper Arena will add… Read More Developing the West Bottoms
Lets pray for a boom, in fact i’m betting on a boom (just bought a condo downtown KC). The Cordish Companies is the developer of One Light KC, they were also involved in the local developments of KC Power and Light District (PNL), and St. Louis’ BallPark Village. Needless to say i’d like to have… Read More One Light Apartments Start of A boom or Bust??