How a band of dedicated housing activists got the French government's attention (and participation).
New York's latest foray into smaller living hits all the right notes.
No second bathrooms, no fireplaces or under-floor heating, no new balconies and no reserved parking places.
Examining America's dramatic socio-economic residential segregation.
Chocolate, ice, and other strange spots to rest your weary head.
A new certified LEED-platinum building may not be all that green, if you consider its outlandish size and challenging climate setting.
The documentary takes aim at developers and city officials who smilingly insist that "change is good."
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and central air.
Rather than castles and squares, guides offer personal anecdotes of what it's like to live on the streets.
There's very little evidence that rent stabilization protects poor or vulnerable renters.
In the aftermath of Sandy, New Yorkers suddenly remembered that many of the city's housing projects are placed along the water.
The Housing Authority is using a cultural audit to redevelop the city's outdated South Lincoln Homes, not far from downtown.
Property values have soared in some neighborhoods. But other parts of the borough have been largely excluded from the boom.
Two Chicago communities with similar stories see vastly different outcomes.
Landlords buy inefficient appliances, according to new research.
B2 Bklyn breaks ground this morning at Atlantic Yards. A lot is riding on whether it works.
Metros with strong job growth, low vacancy rates and low foreclosure inventory.
Hong Kong's home prices are exorbitant but volatile. Will the latest scare lead to a more balanced market, or just tinier homes?
The $45 million price tag will get you a huge lap pool (with cabana), an art gallery, a movie theater, and a 2,000-bottle wine cellar.