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Single-family homes were on the way out last year. Here's how they're rescuing 2020's housing market.

Summary List Placement   In mid-March, the housing market was sent into a freeze as the coronavirus pandemic forced the closure of non-essential businesses and shelter-at-home orders were placed around the country.  On a national level, the housing market is beginning to recover with demand and home prices both on the rise.... go to Article >

Analysis: UK’s ICE ban to have global impact

1 Day ago Motors Source:

Electric cars are rapidly becoming pretty common End of combustion engine sales to cause production upheavals and big changes to brands’ ranges The decision by the UK government to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles in 2030,... read more

People In Non-Essential Jobs Forced To Go Into Work During Lockdown

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Construction and manufacturing workers are “terrified” of going into work and have criticised the government for its “lockdown for the middle classes” amid soaring coronavirus infection and death rates in England.  On Wednesday, the government... read more

Modern living: Housing by the yard

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Coach house. Tiny home. Granny flat. There are plenty of names for what is essentially a second smaller house in the backyard. Here in Toronto, they being called by a new name lately: garden... read more

COO and cofounder of Southeast Asia's most valuable startup, Grab, shares how the company grew from a ride-hailing service to a 'super app'

4 Days ago Finance Source:

Summary List PlacementAt the end of 2020, ride hailing company Grab took another step in its transformation journey when, in a consortium with local telco Singtel, it was awarded one of two full digital banking licenses in Singapore. The move... read more

Impact investing finances companies that aim to do good in the world — here's how it works and how to get involved

3 Days ago Finance Source:

Summary List PlacementIn the past, investing for a profit and "making a difference" were two of life's lodestars that most people followed separately. But times are changing.  Investors are increasingly looking to direct their funds towards... read more

2020 Was Relentless For Parents. In 2021, It's Time To Put Ourselves First

18 Days ago Entertainment Source:

Like so many of our fellow parents, my husband and I have got almost eerily adept at raising kids during the Covid-19 pandemic. Things that once seemed utterly inconceivable — like the fact that millions of kids have not stepped foot in a... read more

2020 Broke All These Environmental Records Despite The Pandemic

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If 2019 was the year that woke the world up to climate change, 2020 was the year it was pushed once again to the back of the queue.  The pandemic changed everything. As cars gathered dust on driveways and planes parked up on runways, emissions... read more

Porsche 911 Carrera 2021 long-term review

13 Days ago Motors Source:

Our base 911 is shorn of frills but isn’t short on appeal. It’s time to have some fun Why we’re running it: Because this is the world’s most famous sports car in its purest form. How much 911 do you really need? Month 2 - Month 1 - Specs... read more

Leadership at United Way Worldwide consistently ignored allegations of inappropriate behavior, former employees said

16 Days ago Finance Source:

Summary List PlacementHello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider from Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday. Read on for more on allegations of... read more

Christmas road test 2020: The Goodyear blimp

25 Days ago Motors Source:

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the return to Europe of the famous airship Passengers travelling aboard the subject of this year’s Christmas road test don’t get airsick but can feel seasick, according to Kate Board, one of its lead... read more