What We’re Reading Archive

What We’re Reading: April 30-May 4

Happy Star Wars Day, Kentucky Derby, design, collections, decision-making,  and social media. May the 4th be with you. If you’re throwing a Derby party, Mint Juleps are probably on your menu. Jeremy T. Hetzel/flickr/2014 White cabinets are just the...

What We’re Reading: April 23-27

Communication, design, leads, rentals, blockchain, and education. Elevate your communication game by avoiding the words on this list. We could get into this kind of team building and personal development. Finally, the snooze button migrates to more areas of...
April 27, 2018

What We’re Reading: April 16-20

Property, technology, and bookbinding. Thinking about buying a second home? Consider one of these U.S. cities. How did we take aerial photographs before we had drones? We turned to these guys obviously. German Blanco/flickr/2010 Check out this chart showing...
April 20, 2018

What We’re Reading: April 9-13

Closing, bots, candy, relocation, technology, community, and books. There are many variables in play before a sale closes. Have you run into any of these? Are you clicking a link shared by a person or a bot? Why hasn’t...
April 13, 2018

What We’re Reading: April 2-6

HR, taxes, letters, agriculture, technology, secrets, theft, and credit cards. A simplified dress code that consists of just two words? Makes sense to us. Location, location, low property taxes. Can you correctly identify the “g” from these four options?...
April 6, 2018

What We’re Reading: March 26-30

Home Buying, bath toys, FHA, privacy, ADUs, air quality, valuation, and models. Location is everything, but are you considering everything you should about a property when home buying? Rubber ducky, you’re the one…that’s causing infections. Pete G/flickr/2017 Facebook ad...
March 30, 2018

What We’re Reading: March 13-16

Housing, automation, language, valuation, St. Patrick’s Day, and management. Could 3D-printed homes solve the housing crisis? Time will tell. Thinking of buying a fixer-upper without HGTV’s help? Consider these things before buying to avoid money pits. Could autonomous vehicles...
March 16, 2018

What We’re Reading: March 5-9

Security, disruption, communities, records, merit badges, home history, and malfunctions. When is it more prudent to use a credit card over a debit card? This should help. Looking for a more efficient appraisal? This company is set to disrupt....
March 9, 2018

What We’re Reading: February 26 – March 2

Design, Olympics, School Buildings, Cleaning, Instant Pots, and Home Buying. Want to take your home to the next level? Try out some of these innovative hidden spaces but, you may want to think twice about where you’re hiding your valuables…...

What We’re Reading: February 19-23

Design, Olympics, history, strategy, and focus. Apple’s new campus might be beautiful, but its occupants face challenges. Tiny house designs maximize use of space, but you don’t need to live in a tiny house to apply their ideas. Guys,...
February 23, 2018