Please wait as we prepare your PDF file ....

Mission Chronicle Blog

Search Blog

our goal is to help you stay informed by providing timely and interesting articles.

Startups unveil $4,000 home built with a 3-D printer

03/13/2018

Download PDF

Technology startup Icon thinks that one day, 3-D printed homes could populate swaths of the United States. But to start, the early-stage company is building a prototype for affordable, 3-D printed housing for the developing world. Icon partnered with the nonprofit New Story, which provides housing to families in need in El Salvador, Haiti and soon Mexico. Together, the two companies built a 3-D printed home designed for the developing world and unveiled their $4,000 house in Austin, Texas, on Monday. “People have been making homes the same way for the last 50 years,” New Story CEO Brett Hagler told Inman in an interview. “The only way to make a larger dent is by ushering in new technology to expedite time, decrease cost and improve the quality of the homes at the same time.” Icon launched with the goal of working on 3-D printing for affordable housing, for custom (and probably expensive) homes in whatever designs homeowners would like, and for housing for space exploration…

Source: click here

Read More

INSPIRED, INTELLIGENT, INSIGHTFULL

STAY INFORMED WITH TIMELY AND INTERESTING ARTICLES FROM OUR BLOG, MISSION CHRONICLE. OUR ASPIRATION IS TO PROVIDE REALTORS AND OTHER REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS WITH EXCEPTIONAL RESOURCES AND SHARE OUR KNOWLEDGE TO PROPEL YOU TO YOUR GOALS.

  • BoxBrownie.com Property Photography and Marketing

    High quality photo editing, floor plans, virtual staging, and CGI/renders at unbeatable prices! BoxB...

  • Chime Complete Real Estate Business Solutions

    Chime is the world’s smartest real estate platform. Chime Technologies offers the real estate ...

  • How to get agents to use the leads you’re paying for

    Say you’re a real estate brokerage that invests in marketing and technology to bring in leads ...

  • How to build an inclusive and diverse real estate brokerage

    Building an inclusive brokerage is not just the right thing to do, but it’s the right thing from a...

  • 5 ways real estate agents can stay relevant while tech invades

    Many real estate agents fear technology will drive them out of business. Although technology has cha...

  • broker.EZ Brokerage Back Office Solution

    broker.EZTM is brokerage back office made EaZy. Our cloud solution streamlines your closings, agent ...

  • Amarki Marketing Simplified

    Amarki transforms how the real estate industry manages marketing for franchises, brokerages, and age...

  • 4 ways to use Google and your consumer data to drum up business

    Today at Inman Connect San Francisco, Henry Williams, senior account manager at Google, gave attende...

  • Even Realtors can be victims of wire fraud — I was

    Days before I sold my house in December 2017, wire fraud criminals intercepted my mortgage payoff le...

  • Selling a house? 8 steps for making a big first impression

    If you want to create a show-stopper opening for a new listing, insist on getting the planning and p...

July 2018
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
« Jun    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

  • Polls

    What information you are looking for?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...
  • Last month Results

    How Is My Site?

    • Good (100%, 3 Votes)
    • Excellent (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Bad (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Can Be Improved (0%, 0 Votes)
    • No Comments (0%, 0 Votes)

    Total Voters: 3

    Vote

    Loading ... Loading ...