Housing in America often lacks “middle housing” — courtyard apartment, townhouse, live/work spaces, etc. This article provides a comparison snapshot of the “missing middle” in commercial spaces as well.
This CityLab piece elaborates on the continued retail debate — are we slipping into a mega retail apocalypse or is brick-and-mortar retail still a-ok? Includes a chart illustrating online resistant product categories.
Technology continues to advance — however many of these retail technology trends are iterations of earlier trends that continue into 2019.
On the opposite end, this article charts retail trends that were overdone and overworked in 2018 and should give it a rest in 2019.