The court will soon settle a question about housing discrimination that has been with us since the ‘68 riots and white flight.
A Manhattan co-op board says it will DNA test dogs to determine whether their breeds meet guidelines for pets.
The creators of WeShelter “don’t want people to stop at tapping the button.”
A new study also suggests it started much earlier than you might think.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
The very states where candidates are running on “family values” platforms have more single-parent families than anywhere else.
Eight pairs of surveyors are covering every street in the city to determine exactly how many homes are vacant.
Each of these individuals shared their stories with the years-long HIGHRISE project, produced by the National Film Board of Canada.
How super-luxury apartments became a major global investment tool.
Predatory (yet perfectly legal) tax-lien sales were perfected in the city in the 1970s. The crisis continues today.
Rents vary more by neighborhood than by city, and housing-assistance funding should reflect that.
To create the islands, the Dutch use a technique called the “pancake method.”
Thirty years of free property taxes for landlords might do it.
Architect Paul Rudolph had an ambitious plan for Buffalo's waterfront, but it was only ever partly realized. Today, proof of it is beginning to disappear.
Most residents of the city-state live in tidy, subsidized highrises. Unless, of course, you happen to be one of the foreign workers who helped build them.
A pending case will decide whether suburbs far beyond Texas can use income to bar poor, black residents from more than just their pools.
The Tower Renewal project combines green retrofits with an ambitious rezoning plan. Will it be enough?