Category Archives: Architecture

Kenny Slaught Discusses Courthouse, Old Mission Church History

As early as 1925, notes Kenny Slaught, Santa Barbara city planners, recognizing the natural charm of Southern California, created legislation to preserve Spanish Colonial architecture, making Santa Barbara the first populace in the United States to consider the importance of historical buildings. Adorned with brilliantly colored tiles, the County Courthouse is the most common downtown… Read More…

Kenny Slaught, Real Estate Professional, Talks Architectural History in Santa Barbara

Real estate professional, Kenny Slaught, takes a look into the architectural integrity of Santa Barbara and how the city has maintained the Spanish, natural charm over the years. He highlights the unique characteristics of the architecture, such as intricate archways, and the actions taken to protect historic landmarks. Read More: http://markets.financialcontent.com/startribune/news/read/32859226/Kenny_Slaught_ Read More…

Kenny Slaught Discusses Benefits Of SBCC Programs

Santa Barbara City College has earned a great reputation when it comes to training professionals working in the field of network support. According to Investec CEO Kenny Slaught, “your valuable time will be wisely invested studying this promising and useful program.” Network engineers work with a company’s computer network, providing employees with the best technological… Read More…

Santa Barbara Real Estate Professional Kenny Slaught – Discusses the History of Architecture in Santa Barbara

Famous architect George Washington Smith, inspired the California movement called the Spanish Colonial revival almost 100 years ago. Smith dropped out of Harvard to eventually work as a bond trader. Once a successful businessman, he moved to the Santa Barbara community anticipating a relaxing lifestyle and planning to work on his painting abilities. What surprised… Read More…

These trends in architecture will shape the year 2017

These trends in architecture will shape the year 2017

We have all seen many trends in architecture that make us wonder whether we live in a real world or just an imaginary stage that someone designed. It is a bit extreme but some buildings and facilities look from outer space. Architects always impress us with their meaningful creations and sometimes strange and weird artifacts.… Read More…

How sustainable architecture makes the world a better place

How sustainable architecture makes the world a better place

Taking care of the environment and helping Mother Nature get back on her feet has become the mantra of the 21st century.  Pacts between governments have been signed and ratified.  Regulations have become stronger and fines more severe.  Recycling has taken on much more importance than ever before.  People and companies are trying to find… Read More…

The 10 Most Innovative Trends In Architecture

The 10 Most Innovative Trends In Architecture

The world of architecture never ceases to amaze and inspire us. Every single day, more advances are made to the way our ingenuity as a species is realized in the form of buildings, houses, and other types of structures that go beyond the boundaries of our imagination. Here at Kenny Slaught’s Blog, we bring you… Read More…

Six Industrial Markets See Lower Vacancy Rates and Higher Rents in the First Half of 2016

Six Industrial Markets See Lower Vacancy Rates and Higher Rents in the First Half of 2016

There has been a recent boost in the industrial side of real estate causing the rents to raise and vacancy rates to drop. Let’s take a look at the six core industrial markets whose demand has risen in the first half of 2016. Atlanta Atlanta is having another productive quarter as some large industrial tenants… Read More…

Rethinking the modernist theory

Rethinking the modernist theory

Throughout history, many people had agreed upon the fact that New York’s skyscrapers are the clearest depiction of the notion of what is modern. However, one of the greatest architects of the XX century, Le Corbusier, used to think otherwise, and would constantly call the city of New York a beautiful catastrophe. Any New Yorker… Read More…