A Florida home for sale offers a property deed via an NFT, nuclear power is projected to play an important role in the climate crisis, a Spanish real estate developer aims to set up an office in the the metaverse Decentraland, and more.
- Pillsbury’s Elina Teplinsky argues nuclear power is needed in the climate crisis as the growing energy demands of developing countries, the U.S. and Europe exceed the supply that can be met with renewables. Building nuclear plants requires less than 10% of the construction materials (concrete, steel) per unit energy generated than other zero-carbon alternatives. (Elina Teplinsky, Jacopo Buongiorno, & Jessica Lovering, Bloomberg Law)
- Being one of the first such instances to occur in the US real estate market, a Gulfport, FA four-bedroom home is being placed on the market this week where the buyer will receive a property deed via an NFT. (Morgan Chittum, Blockworks)
- Nationwide housing inventories drop to a historic low, where the inventory of active listings was down 28.4% year-over-year in January, 2022. (Demetria Lester, DS News)
- Metrovacesa, a Spain-based real estate developer, recently partnered with Datacasas Proptech to set up a virtual real estate office in the metaverse Decentraland. (Alex Roha, FinLedger)