What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading: August 15-19

Harry Potter, RE investment, environmental change, names, careers, apps, TV, health, and Middle Earth. We were told no more Harry Potter stories, but that doesn’t mean we won’t get more from the Potter universe! If only we had had...
August 19, 2016

What We’re Reading: August 8-12

Olympics, mortgages, castles, design, tedium, cookies, autonomous growth, reviews, and tech! Train for citius, altius, fortius, but don’t count on making a profit. Rule 40 prevents athletes from cashing in during the games. If a gold medal winner wants...
August 12, 2016

What We’re Reading: August 1-5

Silicon Valley, history, fashion, MTV, Netflix, architecture, business, the future, and the Olympics. Housing inventory and prices in Silicon Valley have been increasingly discussed issues. Facebook has made a proposal to address these. Like? Vrooom vroom…he’s the leader of...
August 5, 2016

What We’re Reading: July 25-29

Hustle, taxation, emoji, engineering feats, binge-watching, ALS, famous homes, birds, and Pokemon. How do you evaluate work performance beyond the normal metrics? The government of British Columbia has taken steps to discourage foreign buyers in the Metro Vancouver area....
July 29, 2016

What We’re Reading: July 18-22

Diet, virtual commute, marketing incentive, gaming, amenities, repurposed spaces, history, digital migration, climate change, and a lost colony. Healthier eating is on our minds during the summer. Here are some small things we can do to eat smarter.  Olearys/flickr/2012...
July 22, 2016

What We’re Reading: July 11-15

Pokemon, co-working, outdoors, amenities, Netflix, street view, lawns, Brexit, allergies, phones, and emoji. Pokemon has taken over the internet. Some people have gotta catch ‘em all, and since augmented reality is a reality, it’s up to the rest of...
July 15, 2016

What We’re Reading: July 4-8

Robots, unique homes, libraries, bicycles, resumes, breakfast, bears, leap second, and selfies. We wonder if these robots will be in place in time for the 2016 International REALTOR® Conference in Incheon later this summer. Got milk?  photographerpandora/flickr/2008 This flies...

What We’re Reading: June 27-July 1

Savings, soccer, upgrades, fireworks, pigment, goats, famous houses, Seattle, lunch breaks, slides, and AOL. You’re probably not thinking about buying next year’s winter coat right now, but maybe you should. Euro 2016 results have gone off-script, and when Iceland...

What We’re Reading: June 20-24

Distracted or Tired at work?, drone legislation, IKEA museum, Instagram and public libraries. Distracted at work? The open-plan office setup might be part of the problem. Tired at work? Chances are, you’re probably taking a break on Facebook.  ...
June 24, 2016

What We’re Reading: June 13-17

Orlando, Apple, stress, risk, memory, energy, net neutrality, Twitter, Tiny Houses, trifecta, and technology. Cities show their solidarity with Orlando and the victims of the shooting at Pulse nightclub by lighting up their buildings. What does the newest Apple...
June 17, 2016