Despite budget concerns, aldermen accept a $16 million TIGER II grant — and consider how to raise the rest of the needed money.
A three-year Gallup study of 26 US cities has found that peoples’ love and passion for their community may be a leading indicator for local economic growth.
British architecture critic Edwin Heathcote warns of a trend toward monopolization of city centers by the well-off.
The New York Times reports that with the first section of the park now open and established, 27 residential projects have come onto the market in West Chelsea in the past four years.
CNBC covers the trend toward smaller houses, front porches, and community living in America.
Arbitrarily flamboyant buildings imbued with "little social or historical integrity" are a plague on today's architecture, Miles Glendinning argues in Architecture's Evil Empire?
Small, well-constructed dwellings — efficient to run but not necessarily cheap to build — point to more-compact living.
"Many Silicon Valley start-ups are increasingly hankering for downtown, urban offices," The Wall Street Journal reports.
On the Florida Panhandle, Robert Davis's Seaside set an important precedent three decades ago by banning tall buildings that would close off views of the Gulf of Mexico.
Our nation’s suburbs, once considered by some to be white-picket-fenced safe havens from inner-city poverty, are now home to nearly one-third of the poor.
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