Tiny Houses and Microshelters

I grabbed microshelters as soon as it arrived in the library. I’m not sure I could live comfortably even in a 500 square foot studio apartment with building amenities, so I can’t quite explain my fascination with tiny houses...
February 10, 2016

What We’re Reading: February 1-5

Groundhog Day, snowboarding, wine pairings, the future, Apple rumors, selfie risks, etiquette, Super Bowl 50, and Bacon numbers. Why we rely on large rodents to predict the weather aside, there’s good news out of Punxsutawney!  Doug Kerr/flickr/2012 A talented...
February 5, 2016

Top Field Guides for January 2016

Field Guides are one-stop resource packages on dozens of subjects of interest to REALTORS®. On each page you’ll find links to articles, books, web sites, statistics, and other material on each subject. The list of the most-used field guides from...
February 1, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 25-29

Government, drones, greenhouses, temporary housing, iPhones, webcams, real estate value, bonsai, passports, closings, end of a hoax, Spotify, and reading goals. We hear it snowed a little. It might have slowed down our nation’s capital, but not these women....
January 29, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 18-22

Doppelgängers, tiny houses, passwords, play, severe cold, cool tools, Powerball, environmentalism, Zika virus, and snow. Wow, this is uncanny. And now you can find your dog doppelgänger. Leave it to Seattle to build a village of tiny homes to...
January 22, 2016

Kit Houses

Certain things come to mind when I think of Sears: appliances of all sizes, tools, fitness equipment, and (to a lesser degree) clothes. I think of the occasional weekend day roaming around the store while my parents shopped for...
January 20, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 11-15

Big Brother, IE, good vibrations, squirrels, Apple, ritual, Powerball, green roofs, shells, social media, and Netflix. How would you react if you showed up to work and found motion sensors attached to your desk? Use Internet Explorer as your...
January 15, 2016

New and Updated in the Library – January 2016

The following Field Guides have recently been updated in the Library: Office Property Get the latest on office building trends, such as cargotecture and much more in this updated field guide. The Condominium Market Condominiums continue to be a...
January 12, 2016

What We’re Reading: January 4-8

Chemistry, game changer, coffee, sales strategies, art, New Year’s resolutions, hoodies, Uber, travel, tiny living, Twitter, diet guidelines, and Millennials. Great news! There are now FOUR more elements to memorize! Science Activism/flickr/2015 This is more proof that we live...
January 8, 2016

New eBooks – January 2016

NAR members and Association staff can borrow up to six electronic books, digital audios and/or videos at no cost, through the Virtual Library eBooks Collection. Members can also borrow up to three books for 30 days from the Library...
January 7, 2016