Tuesday, September 28

Suburbs

Chains, Homeowners, Homes, restaurant chains, Restaurants, Retail, Retailers, Suburbs, weekend BI US, working from home

The American suburbs are getting a makeover, and these restaurant chains and companies want to move in next door

American suburbs saw a revival in 2020 as people fled cities at the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, chains like Just Salad and Smashburger are following their customers to new suburban locations. Suburban-based companies like Tractor Supply Co. are already reaping the benefits. LoadingSomething is loading. In 2020, many professionals living in cities seized upon the ...
Bay Area, California, housing market, Real Estate, Suburbs

A Bay Area house that burned to the studs just sold for more than $850,000 in less than a week

A four-bedroom home in Walnut Creek, California just sold for more than $850,000. That's well below the median list price for the ZIP code, but the house was nearly destroyed by fire. "Bring your contractor, architect, and designer: this is more than a fixer," the listing said. LoadingSomething is loading. The Bay Area real estate market may be hot, but one property was espe...