Throughout the U.S., the topic of gun laws is considered a hot one. There are some people who choose to own firearms and some that don’t. The trouble is that some who choose to do so believe those that don’t would like to take away their Second amendment rights.
While U.S. gun laws are widely considered to be liberal, it’s helpful to view them in a broader context. Here are some examples of gun laws in countries around the world.Brazil
In Brazil, anyone over the age of 25 can own a gun as long as it is registered and not carried in public. The carrying of firearms is largely banned, and only people in high-risk professions, those whose lives [...]
Boston is really making a name for itself these days in the business world, and that is thanks to a number of factors. For starters, the talent pool in Boston is strong and full of influential and intelligent people. Chris Brogan, Joichi Ito, David Meerman Scott, Erik Qualman, and Clayton Christensen are just the top five of the biggest and most influential talent in Boston, and the list goes on and on.
In addition to the talent pool, Boston has access to a great flow of venture capital. In the first half of 2014 alone, Massachusetts saw venture capital investments of $1.9 billion. The advertising and marketing agencies there are award-winning and represent some of the [...]
If you’re in the market to buy a home, you will want to check out this list of the fifteen best cities to buy a home. The Great Recession did a number on our housing market, but things are slowly making a comeback. The experts at Shea Homes have compiled a list of the top places you should be looking for your next home.
Places like Chicago and Baltimore are obvious because they have such great amenities. Chicago boasts Navy Pier and the Museum of Science and Industry, while Baltimore boasts the Inner Harbor area with the National Aquarium. Seattle is less obvious because the median home price is $440,000, but it is home to several of America’s top corporations as well as [...]
As we all know, renters face background and credit checks sight unseen by strangers that may or may not have credibility themselves. A group of Chicago real estate professionals seeks to change that and so they started the national apartment review site DoNotRent.com.
DoNotRent.com helps renters simplify the process of picking a place to reside by allowing them to look up the proposed landlord’s ratings by former tenants before signing a lease. This is great news for landlords that have a stellar record of maintaining their properties. This is also great news for tenants that have had issues with their landlords because it gives them an easy way to report a landlord for not [...]