Istanbul’s Valens Archway could be rejuvenated with “floating” housing concept

The Valens Archway, an aqueduct in Istanbul built at the end of the 4th century by the Roman Emperor Valens, provided the city with water during the middle century. Today, however, the remaining section of the archway is nothing more than a.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 11th, 2017

Dutch engineers test "floating island"

Rising sea levels and increased scarcity of land are forcing tech companies to develop innovative real estate solutions. In the Netherlands, engineers have tested a concept for a "floating mega island"......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnAug 7th, 2017

City hopes to grow businesses in shipping containers

The city of Atlanta soon will try out a creative concept for housing small businesses that’s working in other large cities. The city is creating a complex to house small businesses inside repurposed shipping containers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2017

Floating ferry terminal concept

Floating ferry terminal concept.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2017

California State Senator Scott Wiener: "San Francisco"s Progressives Lost Their Way On Housing"

To Wiener, building more housing is a progressive concept. To Wiener, building more housing is a progressive concept......»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 1st, 2017

Paris could be getting a floating gym with a view

A new concept could bring a floating gym to the waters of Paris. The Human Powered Gym is a transportation concept by Carlo Ratti Associati aiming to portray how human energy has the potential to power vehicles in the future. The 65-foot floating gym woul.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2016

A floating hotel with self-flying rooms just got a little closer to becoming a reality

Hok When you travel, you usually don't want to spend a lot of time in your hotel room — you want to explore. But a new futuristic hotel concept called Driftscape might make you want to stay indoors. The idea, which comes from Canada-based .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 6th, 2016

Floating Shipping Containers May be Copenhagen’s Answer to Affordable Housing

The first batch of units will rent for $600 a month. The design startup Urban Rigger has just launched the first iteration of a novel solution for the housing crunch facing many of the world's cities. And we mean literally launched--its first housing .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 25th, 2016

Students in Copenhagen can pay $600 month to live in these floating shipping container dorms

Urban Rigger If you're a student in Copenhagen, your next dorm could be on the water, quite literally. Urban Riggers, a sustainable housing startup founded in 2013, is making floating communities of dorms available to college students at $600 a month.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2016

President Trump Set Out His Agenda in ‘No Uncertain Terms’

President Trump Set Out His Agenda in ‘No Uncertain Terms’ US Vice President Mike Pence introduced President Trump Tuesday night in Phoenix. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and Dr. Alveda King, niece of.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews4 hr. 10 min. ago

Warming Arctic spurs battles for riches, shipping routes

From a distance, the northern shores of Baffin Island in the Arctic appear barren — a craggy world of snow-capped peaks and glaciers surrounded by a sea of floating ice even in the midst of summer......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews4 hr. 11 min. ago

Today"s picks: 23 August 2017

Nifty, Bank Nifty, BPCL, Indiabulls Housing, TCS.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard7 hr. 56 min. ago

Brazil to give up control of country"s biggest power co.

Brazil is floating a proposal to cede control of the country's biggest power utility, Eletrobras, in the boldest privatization yet by a government struggling to close a record budget deficit......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters10 hr. 56 min. ago

Here are the Bay Area cities with the fastest appreciating home values

The 10 Bay Area cities with the fastest housing appreciation over the past five years, according to data from real estate company Trulia, are located across the region and aren't traditionally thought of as the most desirable communities. Yet the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals12 hr. 26 min. ago

The Volkswagen Microbus is officially coming back and it"ll be electric

VolkswagenIt's official. The VW microbus is back!  On Saturday, Volkswagen confirmed that it will put the electric I.D. BUZZ Concept car into production as th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider12 hr. 56 min. ago

Eaton Vance Floating Rate Income Enters Oversold Territory

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Category: topSource: redinews14 hr. 10 min. ago

Hyundai to make version of 'crossover truck' concept vehicle for U.S.

Hyundai confirmed that it would make a production version of a "crossover truck" concept it first revealed at the Detroit auto.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday14 hr. 26 min. ago

Life In A Shrinking Economy, A Forgotten Concept

Life In A Shrinking Economy, A Forgotten Concept.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha18 hr. 56 min. ago

German Housing Market is Heating Up

Grit Hildebrandt finally found her dream house near the German city of Rostock two years ago, paying more than 10 percent over the asking price to beat the other bidders. She.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulse20 hr. 41 min. ago

Pei Wei looking at moving headquarters out of Arizona

Scottsdale's Pei Wei Asian Diner could be leaving Arizona. The fast-casual concept is currently looking at relocating its headquarters from Scottsdale to other parts of the state, as well as North Carolina, Tennessee and Irving Texas. Irving is a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2017

​10 new restaurants to open this October at The Lanai, Ala Moana Center’s new food hall

The Lanai, Ala Moana Center’s new dining concept located in the former Shirokiya space on the mall’s second level, will open Oct. 27, featuring 10 new and established local eateries. The dining hall will seat 450 and have indoor and outdoor opti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2017