What will happen to empty-nesters when no one wants their nests?
Enrollment is way up, thanks in a large part to charters. But can the city build on the success?
For walkable cities, it's more about finding the right kind of density.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
The latest installment in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.
Bratislav Stojanovic has lived in a Nis graveyard for the last 15 years.
The hole underneath the house is estimated to be more than 100 feet wide, but it is not visible from outside the house.
The sixth installment in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.
This is shameful on multiple fronts.
The International City was supposed to relieve the economic pressures faced by the middle class. Instead there's been nothing but problems.
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.