Future of Real Estate? Look to Japan

Future of Real Estate? Look to Japan

The way people live, work, and rest in the Land of the Rising Sun provides an interesting perspective on the evolution of other markets. Many of the most common behaviors of the information age started as Japanese “quirks” and gradually expanded to the West. These...
Can housing become a service?

Can housing become a service?

It takes 3 clicks to secure an apartment on AirBnB. It takes 3 weeks to secure an apartment using standard leasing procedures. Terms and fees vary but the underlying asset — an apartment — is the same. The boundary between travel and daily life is blurring. Why should...