A new documentary explores an overlooked truth - that the infamous housing project was once a very good thing.
The ad-hoc built environment that is Slab City, a neighborhood for and by the homeless.
The city's new plan will improve downtown, increase public transportation options and revitalize older neighborhoods.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
Londoners have complicated feelings about hosting the Olympics. You'll be hearing from one of them here every week.
A builder designs the smallest studios allowed by California zoning code.
For one thing, the rats move in.
NASA images show the desert city's massive growth spurt.
Mixed-use, mixed-income neighborhoods can improve quality of life for the urban poor.
A new study finds "unintended political consequences" of HUD's program to place poor families in higher-income neighborhoods.
The Parklands will transform stalled developments and vacant farmland into an ambitious park system.
Billions of dollars in investment have not helped Newham, the borough that will host London's Olympics.
Relocating citizens to make way for a big redevelopment push isn't unusual. What's striking in this case is the Azerbaijan government's apparent ruthlessness.
An expansive new database could change the way Americans think about where we can afford to live.
An interactive map tracks movement between metro areas from 2004-2010.
More seniors are moving to metropolitan areas, but are they settling in central cities or suburbs?
America is aging quickly, but some cities are welcoming more seniors than others.
New plans focus on adding transit-oriented and infill housing.