Roughly 100 miles from New Delhi, widowed women live together in the Meera Sahavagini ashram.
Populations in markets hit hard by the 2008 crisis – like Phoenix, Orlando, and Las Vegas – grew faster than others.
A new paper tracks suburbia from its ideological roots in the Victorian era to its harsh detractors in the modern age.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
New research from Los Angeles finds that crime rates are lower in communities with both commercial and residential uses.
The eighth in our series exploring the class divides across America's largest cities and metros.
A study in Chicago shows a link between housing age diversity and social relations.
Mayor Bloomberg's other legacy: a homelessness crisis.
There is nothing subtle about Gut Renovation, Su Friedrich’s latest documentary. She's pissed and she wants you to know it.
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 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.