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Berlin-based Home is an app to help landlords manage properties and improve the rental experience

Home, a Berlin-based startup that offers an app to help landlords manage their properties, has raised €3 million in seed funding. EQT Ventures led the round, along with the company’s existing investor, Redalpine.<p>Claiming to already have more than 100,000 apartments being managed through its app …

Housing

90% Of Indian Startups Will Fail Because Of Lack Of Innovation, Study Says

Of late, India might have become the third-largest startup ecosystem, but it lacks successful innovation.<p>Notwithstanding the fact that market valuation of Indian startups has grown significantly over the past four years, a recent study, “Entrepreneurial India,” by the IBM Institute for Business …

Innovation

Brilliant bamboo house uses ground water for natural cooling

This experimental bamboo home is helping to set the pace for sustainable growth in China. Milan-based Studio Cardenas designed Energy Efficient …

Design

Purple, a Utah mattress startup you’ve probably never heard of, is on track to unicorndom

You’ve likely never heard of this company if you live inside the Bay Area bubble, but Purple, a totally bootstrapped mattress startup, is using toxin-free, patented technology for a pressureless night’s sleep — and could become the first of the mattress unicorns.<p>Nearly a thousand miles away from …

Startups

25 Dreams Homes You’ll Wish Were Yours

It’s difficult to define the things that make a house feel like a home or the characteristics that a dream home should have to actually be everything …

20 Essential UX Apps and Tools for Designers

Interested in developing your UX design skills? Here are some excellent UX apps and tools for designers that can hep you improve your skills. These …

Web Design

Concrete house offers indoor-outdoor living among fruit trees

Ahh...<p>Indoor-outdoor home designs often feature large glass windows to create that seamless transition. But this home in Israel takes it one step further— the architects lifted the roof off the walls to create an opening in the walls, ensuring that there is no break between the interior and …

Architecture

The Minimalist Bedrooms of Your Dreams Photos

The best place to test out a minimalist approach to decor might just be the bedroom. Removing distractions—bright colors, busy patterns, unnecessary furniture and accessories—not only looks serene and sleek, it could also help you sleep better. These bedrooms from the <i>Architectural Digest</i> archives …

10 Shortcuts to an Organized Home

1 of 10<p>1. Keep Clothes Off the Floor<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>2. Keep Beds Made and Nightstands Clear<p>3 of 10<p>3. Make Your Mudroom Multitask<p>Advertisement<p>4 of …

This prefab tiny house is simplicity at its most chic

It comes fully furnished, down to the cooking utensils<p>There are many traditional architectural elements that tiny homes can skimp on, but natural light isn’t one of them. Thankfully, the gorgeous Ark Shelter offers an abundance of windows cut into its inky black facades. Floor-to-ceiling glass on …

This 355-square-foot Stockholm studio has it all

Smeg refrigerator, farmhouse sink, marble countertops<p>For micro-apartment-living inspiration with a Scandinavian twist, look no further than this 33-square-meter (that’s approximately 355 square feet) studio apartment in Stockholm, Sweden.<p>The apartment is essentially one room that has been expertly …

DublDom, a Beautiful and Modern Modular House

Modular houses, or prefabricated houses, are picking up momentum lately. We have been seen amazing modular houses designs. From small and minimal …

Architecture

21 Stunning Kitchen Island Ideas Photos

A kitchen island is the MVP of the home. From cooking prep to casual dining to storage, these workhorses do it all (and add an architectural focal point). So it’s no wonder that more and more renovations include the addition of a kitchen island. We’ve gathered stylish spaces from the <i>AD</i> archives …

8 Storage Solutions to Maximize Your Hidden Bedroom Space

Stuck in a small bedroom? If it feels like you don't have room for extra storage, look again—there's plenty of space in the spots you're not paying …

Hacking

20 Dream Kitchens

The kitchen can often be the main gathering point of a home, so why not make it stand out?<p>Here are a few of our favorite kitchens from over the years at Dwell...

How To Shop for a Modern, Minimalist & Earthy Look

Erin and Tobin's condo in Rhode Island is a perfect blend of minimal decor and bright, bold colors. The bright yellow backsplash and colorful poster …

Rhode Island