How Climate is Exploding Insurance, Building, and Investing Costs

The climate crisis is already here, and the cost of real estate is being directly affected. Insurance premiums are skyrocketing, costs to build are rising, and your reserves need to be bigger than ever. Tornados, hurricanes, fires, and floods threaten your properties, so how do you protect yourself from what’s coming? Where are the least-affected … Read more

25 Properties at 27 Years Old by Building His Own Rentals

Do NOT buy rental properties. There’s a MUCH better way to build wealth. And we mean that literally, “building” wealth is the best path. At just twenty-seven years old, today’s guest has built twenty-five homes, often making around a one-hundred percent return on his money, all without the hassle of the creaky floors, poor piping, … Read more

How Montaz McCray Went From Losing His Corporate Job to Building His Own Success

Navigating the world of real estate can be a challenging endeavor, yet for some, success comes at an early age. Jason dives into the inspiring journey of Montaz McCray, who made a career change to real estate from corporate accounting after realizing he wanted a future that fueled his passion for helping people. Despite being … Read more

Old buildings, new uses: Adapting St. Louis building stock for research and innovation

St. Louis was built to last. You see it throughout the city in buildings such as the Old Post Office, Wainwright Building and Union Station that have stood the test of time and remain vital parts of our urban fabric. These same buildings share something else in common: rebirth. The Old Post Office no longer … Read more

Architect of Capitol Records building sets record straight

Architect Louis Naidorf had a disastrous 80th birthday cake. In 2008, Naidorf, who designed the Capitol Records building in Hollywood, was presented with a celebration cake that had been custom-baked in the shape of his iconic cylindrical building. But the pastry soon reflected the rather substantial difference between concrete and flour. “When the cake was … Read more

Building a Successful Real Estate Business: Caroline’s Four Pillars to an Elevated Approach

In the competitive world of real estate, creating a successful and sustainable business requires more than just transactions. In this episode, we explore the insights of Caroline Huo, luxury agent and director of professional development for KW Luxury. The key to her success lies in understanding and implementing four crucial pillars: your culture story, service … Read more

Winter Weather Preparation for Building Owners and Fleets

This post is part of a series sponsored by IAT Insurance Group. Winter weather is just around the corner. To reduce the risk of hazards, winter preparation is essential. Now is the time for building mangers to ready their premises and for drivers to winterize and equip their vehicles for winter driving conditions. Now is … Read more

‘We’re building a more premium EV brand than Tesla’

kopi-C is a regular column by SGX Research in collaboration with Beansprout, a MAS-licensed investment advisory platform, that features C-level executives of leading companies listed on SGX. These interviews are profiles of senior management aimed at helping investors better understand the individuals who run these corporations. When Chen Rui was approached to join Chinese electric … Read more

The building blocks of engineering insurance

In the dynamic world of engineering, 1 thing is constant: Risk. At King Price, we’re known for our innovative, tailor-made, and affordable engineering insurance solutions. That’s because we’ve developed an exceptional engineering insurance product. It manages the potential financial impact of various engineering risks, allowing you to focus on project delivery and excellence. Let’s take … Read more

Extra building protections offered for units priced as low as $475k in Sydney’s northwest

Ophora, a development in Tallawong growth precinct in northwest Sydney. A Sydney developer behind one of the more affordable apartment complexes in the northwest has taken a bold step to restore buyer confidence in the apartment sector. The industry has been reeling from the impact of high-profile building collapses in the Opal Tower in Olympic … Read more