If everyone who recently migrated to cities in the region were a country unto themselves, it would be the world's sixth largest.
The five-story building was made with recycled construction waste and a 150-meter long printer.
Yes, but they don't pull people out of poverty.
New visualizations map household income by rail stops in Chicago, Portland, Atlanta and D.C.
Accounting for only 20 percent of the population, residents of more isolated areas struggle to find a safe, affordable place to live—and to make anyone else care.
Over the course of the last century, black Americans went from being one of the groups most likely to move to one of the least.
Artist Catherine Borg's newest project finds Sin City amid photographs taken for the 1995 film Casino.
What recent stories about where Americans want to live get wrong.
A filmmaking contest reveals the complexities of life in one of the world's most expensive cities.
A photographer captures these monumental dwellings in all their surreal detail.
Despite bleak forecasts, families of color are finding more equitable conditions in suburbs. But the type of suburb matters.
The housing crisis decimated communities near the University of Chicago, now the school and other organizations are trying to stabilize them.
Popular in northern Europe, cohousing is still a fringe option in the U.S. But the number of cohousing communities here is set to climb, thanks to Baby Boomers.
Stephen Powers and ICY Signs resuscitate the art of sign-painting—along with the morale of those in Baltimore's poorest neighborhoods.
The media project Mundo Villa chronicles life good and bad in the informal settlements of Buenos Aires.
The new finding fits with a host of evidence linking urban greenery to mental health.
A new analysis of 27 mixed-use areas finds that parking in U.S. metro areas is, on average, oversupplied by 65 percent.