Real Estate Roundup 4/22/2019

This Ex-Goldman Trader And His $800 Million Startup Hope You'll Pay Extra For Real Estate That Aces A ‘Wellness’ Test
Samantha Sharf, forbes.com

Scialla is selling a “Well” building certification that real estate developers, employers and hotel and resort operators can display in their lobbies and use in their marketing materials. Modeled after the well-known LEED green building standard

 

Housing Starts Lurch to a Near 2-Year Low
Andrew Riquier, realtor.com

Housing starts were at a 1.14 million seasonally adjusted annual rate in March, the commerce department said Friday, 0.3% lower compared to February.

 

9 Tips for Preparing a Fabulous Flower Bed
zillow.com

Choose annuals if you plan on replacing them in a season or two, and plant perennials if you’d like them to last longer.