NYU sociologist Patrick Sharkey takes a hard look at why racial inequality in so many American neighborhoods spans generations.
The conclusion to a long-running study of "crack babies" in Philadelphia.
Carol Ott spends her days publicly shaming bad property owners, despite hate mail and death threats.
Housing models that have long been banned in American cities could help make them affordable again.
A provocative argument on Bloomberg's legacy.
Natural coastal ecosystems are protecting twice as much coastline and 1.4 million people from climate risks.
New research finds that as population density decreases, the suicide rate among young people goes up.
France looks set to implement a series of groundbreaking laws designed to induce landlords to rent to a wider variety of income levels.
Life expectancy can vary as much as 25 years within some cities. And our current solutions are barely having an impact.
Why the federal poverty line really doesn't reflect a family's needs.
Even with a family.
For starters, they have fewer prospects for moving anywhere else.
In Brussels, a hub of alternative housing and arts is being cleared out.
In every metropolitan area in the U.S.
Seven out of 10 of the world’s least affordable markets are now in China.
A new report explains exactly how.
Some good and bad news from a new report on the state of the nation's housing.
Housing prices were up 11.3 percent in cities versus 10.2 percent in suburban neighborhoods.
Track down a building's code violations, noise complaints, or that nagging history of chemical contamination.