Tech

How to post to Nextdoor and communicate with your neighbourhood

You can post to Nextdoor on the desktop site or while using the mobile app once you’ve created an account and verified your neighbourhood. You can post a message, event, or poll under specific categories and control the visibility of your post. Posting to Nextdoor is easy, whether you want […]
How to post to Nextdoor and communicate with your neighbourhood
Lifestyle

I spent an afternoon exploring Peckham, the London neighbourhood that was just voted one of the coolest in the world — and I found 2 different communities living side-by-side

Peckham, south London, is one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world in 2019. That’s according to Time Out’s annual ranking, which places Peckham in 11th place, the highest scoring area in the UK. Having never visited Peckham before, I set off to explore for an afternoon to try and […]
I spent an afternoon exploring Peckham, the London neighbourhood that was just voted one of the coolest in the world — and I found 2 different communities living side-by-side
Tech

This website can tell what kind of person you are based on where you live. See for yourself what your ZIP code says about you

Esri’s Tapestry technology includes a ZIP code look-up feature where you can see the top demographics, culture, and lifestyle choices in your area. Each ZIP code shows a percentage breakdown of Esri’s 67 unique market-segment classifications with kitschy labels like “Trendsetters” and “Savvy Suburbanites.” The data can be altered to […]
This website can tell what kind of person you are based on where you live. See for yourself what your ZIP code says about you
Lifestyle

The 25 coolest neighbourhoods on the planet in 2018

Finding under-the-radar gems is one of the best parts of travelling – but unless you know a local, it can be hard to know where to go in popular tourist destinations. To mark the magazine’s 50th anniversary, Time Out’s editors and city experts have compiled a list of the 50 […]
The 25 coolest neighbourhoods on the planet in 2018
News

25 US neighbourhoods that everyone wants to move to

Real estate site Redfin recently released data on the hottest neighbourhoods in America. The most popular neighbourhoods are listed by major metropolitan area. In LA, everyone wants to live in Annandale, in Pasadena. In Miami, Little Haiti is heating up. Real estate website Redfin released its annual list of the […]
25 US neighbourhoods that everyone wants to move to
News

‘The city knows our core is rotten’: Some Washington, DC residents are ‘losing their minds’ over Amazon’s possible arrival

Experts predict that Amazon will locate its second headquarters somewhere in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. As cities await the company’s announcement, DC residents are bracing for the potential negative impacts on their communities. Many neighbourhoods are up in arms over Amazon’s lack of transparency and questionable labour practices. Others […]
‘The city knows our core is rotten’: Some Washington, DC residents are ‘losing their minds’ over Amazon’s possible arrival
News

The 25 coolest neighbourhoods on the planet to visit in 2018

Finding under-the-radar gems is one of the best parts of travelling – but unless you know a local, it can be hard to know where to go in popular tourist destinations. To mark the magazine’s 50th anniversary, Time Out’s editors and city experts have compiled a list of the 50 […]
The 25 coolest neighbourhoods on the planet to visit in 2018
Tech

These 3 American neighbourhoods are emerging as economic powerhouses

For decades, many Americans have chosen to live in suburbs and commute to urban centres for work. That’s largely because cities – accounting for 85% of US GDP and jobs – help drive the nation’s economy. Neighbourhoods like Midtown in Manhattan, the Loop in Chicago, and Central/East Boston have long […]
These 3 American neighbourhoods are emerging as economic powerhouses
Tech

Amazon’s explosive growth has contributed to a glut of luxury apartments in Seattle, and now landlords are offering renters free Echos and gift cards

A number of local leaders and residents of Seattle say that Amazon’s growth has contributed to rising rents and an apartment-construction boom. The Seattle Times reports that the city is now seeing a rise in vacant apartment units, including in the neighbourhood of Amazon’s headquarters. Landlords are trying to entice […]
Amazon’s explosive growth has contributed to a glut of luxury apartments in Seattle, and now landlords are offering renters free Echos and gift cards