Green Home and Biophilia

Green Home and Biophilia

Homes, be it in a vertical condominium or in an expansive subdivision, shelter and support life. Green architecture and sustainable development have proven to be more than just lifestyle fads. One’s well-being has taken on the spotlight these days, and in this post, we’ll tackle one not-so-difficult way homeowners can avail and enjoy it. One [...]

Real Estate Notes On Adaptive Re-use In 798 Arts Zone, Beijing, China

Real Estate Notes On Adaptive Re-use In 798 Arts Zone, Beijing, China

Once more we’ll have Real Estate learning, this time while on a business trip in Beijing, China. A few hours break gave me the opportunity to explore a special district that once upon a time equipped destruction through its war factories, but now nurtures creativity. The place is known as 798 Arts District or 798 [...]

Manhattan Apartments

Manhattan Apartments

In Manhattan, uptown means north (more precisely north-northeast, which is the direction the island and its street grid system is oriented) and downtown means south (south-southwest). This usage differs from that of most American cities, where downtown refers to the central business district. Manhattan has two central business districts, the Financial District at the southern […]