Meet Icon, the Tiny Austin Company That Wants to Disrupt the Trillion-Dollar Construction Industry With Its 3-D-Printed
The journey of faith and hard work that led Jason Ballard to his fascinating startup, Icon. A white cowboy hat in hand and hair clinging to the sweat on his forehead, Jason Ballard paces around an 11 3-D
Jason Ballard is the co-founder and CEO of Icon, which 3-D prints houses, and has already raised $9 million from Silicon Valley. After completing the first house, the company had over a million requests
Just in time for nippy nights, crinkly leaves, and so much fleece, a planned community of modestly sized modern houses is debuting its model unit—and promoting itself as an eco-friendly, style-forward
As a new generation ages, it’s finding solutions beyond retirement homes. One of the major questions of growing older is “Where do I want to live as I age?” For many baby boomers, an important goal is
Make your place feel like home—without giving up your security deposit. Though painting your apartment walls and retiling the bathroom may elevate the value of the property in your eyes, the landlord use
If you've ever seen House Hunters (and, tbh, who hasn't?), you know that buying a house—not to mention one with those oh-so-coveted stainless steel appliances—can be a, err, b*tch. As for building a house?