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.
Let's stop fighting developers who are trying to make your neighborhoods more desirable.
The rise of suburbia helped America win the Cold War. Could urbanism do the same today in a world of changing threats?
An unusual map shows the city's still struggling with a foreclosure rate of epic proportions.
The second in our series mapping the growing class divides in American cities and metros.
And other lessons learned from a vast new data tool from the Urban Institute.
How a band of dedicated housing activists got the French government's attention (and participation).