Exploring the intersection of technology and the built world.
Housing makes you racist. Tech can help.
America's residential system incentivizes people to act like bigots. Technology offers hope — and a few more reasons to worry.
The text version of this article is available here: https://rethinking.re/blog/housing-makes-you-racist-tech-can-help/
Disrupted Cities & The Urbanizer's Dilemma
Cities are trying to out-internet the internet. Most of them will fail.
The text version of this article is available here: https://rethinking.re/blog/disrupted-cities/
The Office Won't Budge
Demand for workspaces might go up. But it's still bad news for most landlords. Here's why.
The text version of this piece, including some graphics and charts is available here: https://www.rethinking.re/blog/the-office-wont-budge/
Greg Lindsay on The Future of Cities, Millennial Suburbs, and Multigenerational Homes
This week, Dror interviews Greg Lindsay, the director of applied research at NewCities and director of strategy at its mobility offshoot CoMotion.
On July 14-16, Greg and NewCities are hosting New Housing Solutions LIVE, a free, virtual housing conference. The conference will include special sessions on technology and design, Millennials' “missing middle” housing, the future of the suburbs, & more. Sign up here: https://events.bizzabo.com/new-housing-solutions-live
Living on the Tail
The distribution of people in offices, homes, and cities will be governed by the rules of of the online world. The consequences are disturbing.
The text version of this article is available on: https://rethinking.re/blog/living-on-the-tail/
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Liquid Living, Immovable Cities, and Institutional Appetites
How will knowledge workers reshape cities? Which cities will thrive as a result? And who will finance all these changes?
The text of this article is available here: https://www.rethinking.re/blog/liquid-living-immovable-cities-and-institutional-appetites/
And the Future-Proof Office Course is here: https://www.realinnovationacademy.com