A new interactive tool rates neighborhoods on the "Child Opportunity Index"—a quality-of-life scale for young residents.
Remembering the Academy Award-winning work of Norman McLaren, whose 1952 commentary on suburbia still resonates.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
A short film explores why India's controversial sport is so important for three slum residents.
A new report makes plain some of the grim results of housing-related stressors, and suggests practices that could save lives.
New research suggests the social benefits of dense urban areas might follow timeless rules.
All over America, people have put small "give one, take one" book exchanges in front of their homes. Then they were told to tear them down.
A new coalition of advocacy groups aims to help cities plan affordable housing geared toward the aging LGBTQ community.
An innovative program in Vermont helps low- and middle-income people ease into homeownership.
And a couple ideas for how it can be saved.
A new start-up aims to take a more rigorous approach.
An upcoming documentary reveals the important role schools and teachers play in keeping some teens off the streets.
In Clarkston, a small suburb of Atlanta, refugee kids settle into their new home at the Fugees Academy.
Almost everywhere, actually—at least up until a certain age.
The city's urban villages strategy is working—in some parts more than others.
Show her how much you care by purchasing an empty plot of land, on which you are required to build and reside as a couple.
Plus: supporting green tech. Minus: living in a lightning magnet.