Tag Archives: trends

Is M.A.D.I. the Future of Flatpack Homes?

Architects worldwide are looking for ways to provide rapidly-deployed affordable housing, and here’s a fascinating new entry into the “instant home” market. It’s called “M.A.D.I.“, designed by Italian architect Renato Vidal. (M.A.D.I. stands for “modulo abitativo dispiegabile.”) The A-Frame homes can be assembled on-site in 6 – 7 hours, require no foundation on level ground, [...]

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Great Read Roundup: Holiday Splurges, Cleaning Up, & Multigenerational Living

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. 5 Holiday Splurges to Avoid If You Hope to Sell Your Home Next Year (7 minute read) Why [...]

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Great Read Round-up: Remodeling Spotlight

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Remodeling Your Kitchen? The Most Popular Appliances, Finishes, and Flooring (6 minute read) Why it matters: The kitchen is [...]

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Great Read Roundup: A Feel for What’s Next

An ongoing feature in Tuesday Tactics is our “Great Read Roundup” in which we highlight some of the best pieces we’ve read recently and why they might expand your mind or help with your real estate career. Happy Together: Why Give Up Dorm Life? (22 minute read) Why it matters: How much do you know about [...]

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Scott’s Thoughts: The Young Mind

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 2 or 8. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” -Moshe Arens (born 1925); Israeli aeronautical engineer, researcher and former diplomat   One of the great perils of complacency during aging can be an increased resistance to learning. [...]

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Think with Google: Real Estate Data Points

As you might expect, Google collects a wealth of information about consumer behavior. What you might not realize is how much information they share via their “Think with Google” project. Through the project you can learn about business and technology trends in a variety of sectors, including real estate. For instance, a search of the real [...]

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Trend Watch: 55+ Households Are Nearly Everywhere

An informative look at aging household trends in the U.S. real estate market.

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Frrole.com: The Future of the Social Newspaper?

Here’s a useful tool for researching breaking news in specific locations as it appears on Twitter.

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Agent Survey January 2012: How’s Your Market?

Hey Real Estate Agents: What’s going on right now in your market? Sound off on 2012 so far!

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The Future of Real Estate Referrals?

Three implications a new social shopping service might have for real estate referrals.

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