Frodo meets Gaudi” is how one commenter describes the curvaceous interior of Mumbai’s Organic House, an apartment by Mumbai-based design studio The White Room, which has ceilings as arched as and smooth as a hobbit’s cob home, with a bit of the Spanish master’s flair for the dramatic.
What started as something of a publicity stunt has become an ambitious — and time-consuming — labor of love for real estate attorney Philip Lavender. A lawyer at Brooklyn-based Marcus Attorneys, Lavender recently launched a website called OfferingPlanet.com, which transforms condo and co-op offering plans from thick books stacked in real estate offices to digital [...]
Earlier in our Earth Day 2011 coverage I shared an article about green cars and some considerations when choosing transportation and how it impacts the environment. Automobile manufacturers have made a lot of progress in terms of engineering eco-friendly products such as alternative fuel, hybrid and electric vehicles. Probably one of the biggest questions that [...]