Interesting theory on why home prices continue to rise. (See Below) Here >>> One Reason Homes Cost So Much A House by Tom Kundig Advertisements
I’ll admit I have been sucked into the Smart Home hype, its hard not to, who doesn’t want to change the color of their kitchen lights via an app? How about unlocking the front door with a finger tip, or commanding a voice controlled robot to call an Uber? These home functions are “cool” but… Read More An Industry in its “Wild West Stage”
A solid economy means companies are growing, governments have bigger budgets, bets are made on RE development, and a construction industry thrives. Unfortunately like I have written before the construction industry is having a huge labor shortage. A labor shortage in an industry that is booming will naturally drive up prices of building, expanding, or renovating. In the… Read More KC Construction Boom: Sparks New Way of Doing Business
Do solar panels make since in KC? Perhaps, but find out if your home does with Google Project Sunroof Here are my home’s results: Even though my electric bill is over $80/month, my HOA won’t allow it.
The latest city population estimates were recently released. Here is a look at our region’s fastest growing cities. Data for all the cities can be found here. Source: KC’s Biggest Cities Getting Bigger
Why did the job cross the road? To get tax incentives of course! Typically I try to spread out my planet money podcast sessions so I can binge listen to episodes on a long dog hike or kayak trip. On my latest binge session I was pleasantly surprise to hear them discuss a local topic! The business border war… Read More Why Did The Job Cross The Road?
During my sunday stroll through Kickstarter.com having my usual “Why didn’t I think of that!” moments. I stumbled upon this new window AC unit that is surprisingly sleek. Since I have been on a IoT kick lately I figured I’d share. Finally – A Smarter Way To Stay Cool Window air conditioners have been around for over… Read More Can Window AC Units Be Sleek?
There has been a lot of hype around IoT in the last decade. Converting basic appliances and daily task into data collecting technologies that help you make data driven decisions, while building a more convenient life. Bringing the internet of things (IoT) into households around the world seems like the next logical step for a progressive society, right beside… Read More Making a House a Smart Home
1: Logistics What are the benefits of being smack dab in the middle of the United States of America? Being located on Interstates 70 and 35, make for easy east-west and north-south access to anywhere in North America. Allowing carriers to get to a majority of the USA population in a two-day truck drive. Not to mention… Read More Top 3 KC Industries of the Future
While in high school I remember a reoccurring theme, go to college so you won’t have to “dig a ditch” for the rest of your life. The dig a ditch was referring to anything in the blue-collar industry. It is as if society classifies the construction industry as something to avoid, and viewed as an uneducated lowbrow… Read More A Cutting-Edge Industry with a Depleting Workforce