There"s a house designed to look like a giant wooden tent in the middle of a Japanese village — here"s a look inside

Takeru Shoji Architects The Hara House was designed by Takeru Shoji Architects, an arc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

A dilapidated, raccoon-infested wooden yacht that was once the "floating White House" for 8 US presidents is being restored – here"s a look inside the USS Sequoia

Courtesy of Fre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 2019

You can now spend the night inside a giant potato on Airbnb

A very tasteful house is up for grabs on Airbnb… tasteful being the key word. Buzz60's Mar.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 25th, 2019

Dream Homes: $2.5M Eagan listing is castle on the outside, Euro chic on the inside

A European-inspired mansion in Eagan can be yours for $2,495,000. The outside of the house is designed to look like European castles, but the inside has a black-and-white minimal aesthetic, giving the living space a much more modern feel. It was orig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019

Amazon Key Delivery Expands to the Trunk of Your Car

But there are some caveats. First, Amazon offered a service that would let delivery people drop off packages inside your house. And now, it’s letting them deliver those packages to your car. The retail giant on Tuesday announced a new in-car.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 24th, 2018

Israel Serves Japanese Prime Minister Dessert in a Shoe, Causing Offense

It’s considered a faux pas to wear shoes inside the house in Japan, never mind on the table......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 8th, 2018

A look inside Starbucks" plan to conquer China

With China's booming middle class and coffee emerging as a status symbol, Starbucks executives and analysts say there are big things ahead for the coffee giant on the mainland......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 18th, 2018

A look inside Starbucks"s plan to conquer China

With China's booming middle class and coffee emerging as a status symbol, Starbucks executives and analysts say there are big things ahead for the coffee giant on the mainland......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 21st, 2018

Inside the $28 Million Alzheimer"s Village Where Patients Can Shop, Farm and Socialize Freely

The new project is being constructed in southern France, designed to emulate life outside hospital walls......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 5th, 2018

Check out the modern food hall Michael Hsu"s team just designed for downtown Houston

New York-based Skanska USA Commercial Development has revealed plans for the food hall in downtown Houston’s upcoming Capitol Tower.  Dubbed Understory, the 35,000-square-foot project inside Capitol Tower's two-story atrium will house a full-service.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

Home of the Day: Open House 10/6, 12 - 3pm | Thoughtfully Designed Home in Mountlake Terrace

By Barry Bergner, Broker Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Cl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2018

Peek inside Ferry & Clas-designed home in Milwaukee, available for $1.69M: Open House

A 14-room mansion in Milwaukee's Historic Water Tower Neighborhood is on the market for $1.6 million. The Tudor-style home, built in 1910, was designed by architectural firm Ferry & Clas, the same firm that designed the Central Library in downtown M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2018

A store is selling giant oversized backpacks for $234 and people are actually buying them

Plywood Japanese retailer Plywood is selling giant, oversized backpacks for $234. The backpacks were designed by the Japanese brand CWF. The retailer's website says that the ba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 31st, 2018

For lease: Richard Neutra"s Lew House in the Hollywood Hills

The Richard Neutra-designed Lew House in the Hollywo.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJan 21st, 2020

See inside a stunning San Francisco floating home

The house has high ceilings and large windows to let in as much light as possible and sits on a concrete barge for stability......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 20th, 2020

I went to North America"s only indoor ski and snowboard park with real snow, and it was an artificial winter wonderland inside a giant warehouse

Meredith Cash/Business Insider Big Snow is the first indoor ski and snowboard park in Nor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2020

Miami"s $300 million "exoskeleton" skyscraper is complete after 7 years. Look inside the Zaha Hadid-designed tower, which comes with a private rooftop helipad.

One Thousand Museum Famed architect Zaha Hadid's "exoskeleton" skyscraper in Miami, One Thousand Museum, is finally finished after seven.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2020

Pinnacle Logistics will lay off 1,600 Baltimore workers. Amazon plans to hire them back.

A trucking and aviation services contractor for Amazon will lay off more than 1,600 Baltimore-area employees this spring, but the online retail giant will hire most of them back as it seeks to bring more of its Prime Air operations in-house. Fort Wo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2020

A man in Nigeria built his wife a house that looks like a giant plane because she "loves to travel"

Reuters / Afolabi Sotunde A man in Abuja, Nigeria built an unusual airplane-shaped house for his six children and wife who "loves to travel," according to Reuters. The BBC reported that constr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2020

This custom tiny home on wheels was built inside Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van and designed to be lightweight with cot beds — see inside

Outside Vans Custom camper van conversion company Outside Vans has created Next Gen, a tiny home o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2020

"Tax cuts 2.0" will be rolled out during Trump"s 2020 campaign, his top economic advisor says

Reuters National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow says the White House will release another tax cut plan in the middle of the 2020 election this year, likely in the summer. Pres.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2020