How Compass is Different from Zillow, Redfin, and Typical Brokerages

How Compass is Different from Zillow, Redfin, and Typical Brokerages Compass is on the verge of an IPO valuing the company at $10 billion dollars. For all the early investors, it’s a huge win by any measure, reaching both liquidity and 10x unicorn status. Even most late stage investors should be happy, especially after the… Continue reading How Compass is Different from Zillow, Redfin, and Typical Brokerages

The Average Rent in Richmond

The Average Rent in Richmond No matter the vibe you are looking for, Richmond is sure to please. There are neighborhoods within walking distance to some of the city’s most popular hotspots, as well as historic enclaves nestled on the outskirts. Statues, historic trails, museums and street art provide opportunities to immerse yourself in the… Continue reading The Average Rent in Richmond

How to Store Christmas Lights

How to Store Christmas Lights It’s the most wonderful time of the year until you have to put all those lights away. From decorating your apartment or house to wrapping the Christmas tree with twinkling lights or simply stringing lights around the house from wall to wall, Christmas lights are an essential part of holiday… Continue reading How to Store Christmas Lights

Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner

Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner Although you might think of large family gatherings when you think of Thanksgiving, you can still have a fulfilling Thanksgiving dinner for just yourself or with one other person. Of course, this might seem unusual to you, so maybe you need some help making small portions.… Continue reading Three Recipes for Two for Your Small Thanksgiving Dinner

The Calm Before the Storm

The Calm Before the Storm It feels extremely odd to focus on design this week, but I’m considering it a form of self-preservation today. We all need to do what calms us as we prepare for the inevitable storm ahead. Please tell me you’re voting today or tomorrow if you haven’t already. Click here to… Continue reading The Calm Before the Storm

Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know

Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know Thinking about moving to San Francisco? It’s a unique city that has its good, bad and weird. San Francisco is filled with contradictions and surprises, ranging from microclimate weather to the obvious unequal distribution of wealth. Even though San Francisco is home to tech giants (they… Continue reading Moving to San Francisco: Everything You Need to Know