The high-end residential developments that have come to dominate Manhattan have the potential to generate not only tax revenue, but also solitude.
New research suggests that Minneapolis actually uses way more energy staying warm in the winter than Miami does keeping cool.
The latest measure from the S&P/Case-Shiller home price indexes shows an 8.1 percent year-over-year increase.
The 10th in our series exploring the class divides across America's largest cities and metros.
A new twist on property rights, in a suburb outside of Washington, D.C.
A new generation of shelters is changing the way women and children recover from abusive environments.
It hurts when that money leaves your bank account. But where does it go?
At least, that's the case for every national-original group but Mexicans.
Multimillionaire Graham Hill has taken a lot of heat since his New York Times column, but he's still out there trying to sell his "living with less" message.
Should federal mortgage guidelines take this into account?
The ninth in our series exploring the class divides across America's largest cities and metros.
The Northeast Corridor is, unsurprisingly, the promised land of Irish bars and restaurants.
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.
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.