A proposed development in the city underscores the tradeoffs and design challenges of building cities around the car.
Where do we house 10.3 million households living in extreme poverty?
In crazy dense Hong Kong, 100,000 of the city’s laborers live in sub-divided apartment units averaging 40 square feet.
A new report finds that two-thirds of newly developed units are too expensive for local residents.
The fifth installment in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.
New Census data sheds light on the relationship between poverty and selected racial groups in American cities.
Michel Holley built a mini-city of hulking towers on the Left Bank. He thought he was creating a utopia, but most of the city disagreed.
How these organizations can stifle expression and sustainability.
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.
The hidden Old English village in New York (that's off-limits to New Yorkers).
Sure, tiny spaces look cool. But would you actually want to live in one?
Just in time for Valentine's Day.
The fourth installment in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.
A new cost-of-living calculator lets you plan your next move based on a city's bar density and price of a six-pack.
The sorry tale of the Car Park King.
Lightweight parasitic domiciles that hack into the electrical grid? What could go wrong?
Bad terminology can create bad policy. Nowhere is this more evident than in housing.
What happens when government agencies least prepared to provide assistance wind up as the first responders?
The third in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.