The Black Barn: An Environmentally Conscious English Country House [Arch Daily] I love this house, and “The Black Barn” is the coolest name for a house I’ve ever heard, even if it sounds sort of like the title of a really really stupid horror movie I would watch late at night while high.
How to Figure Out Why Your Home Isn’t Selling [Washington Post] The price. It’s because the price is too high. That is because of Zillow. Stop using Zillow.
Real Estate Agent Arrested for Selling Other People’s Vacant Homes [Housing Wire] I’m adding this to my list of things to try if I ever hit absolute maximum desperation living-in-a-van-by-the-river rock bottom. (Other things on the list: bank robbery, counterfeiting, getting a regular office job.)
The True Cost of Environmental Gentrification [Fusion] I didn’t know there were different types of gentrification. I just got like six times guiltier.
The World’s 15 Most Complex Subway Maps [Citylab] Some of these maps are supposedly too complex to be read, which is just more proof of something we already know – that public transit agencies hate us.
Inside the Deadliest Fireworks Accident Ever [Atlas Obscura] If you’re grumpy today because people in your neighborhood were setting off fireworks until 4:30AM, luxuriate in some horrible, horrible schadenfreude right over here …