This abandoned coal mine off of Nagasaki would be a wicked place to have a paintball match.
Harvard sociologist Robert J. Sampson on his new book, Great American City.
Plaintiffs allege the policy leaves black and Latino residents 'under siege in their own homes.'
Small is in, buying is (maybe) out, and smart growth is here to stay.
Forget to turn off the oven, or close the garage, or feed the cat? Your house knows.
Themed real estate developments have spread urban mimicry all over the world. But why do we want these places?
Gardeners reclaim the half-built McMansions of the Irish countryside.
After a boom, demand for multi-family housing will settle, according to forecast.
In Havana, the purchase and sale of private property became legal just six months ago. Here's how it's changing the look of the city.
Census figures show widespread increases in the square mileage of urbanized areas in the U.S.
A video breaks down what cities can do to make their residents fitter.
Census definitions include a wide spectrum of places that count as cities.
Nine low-tech steps we can take to mitigate the effects of global warming.
Los Angeles's "Duke of Art Deco" collects and rehabs buildings that once housed Hollywood's greats.
In most of America's top metros, buying may well be the better financial decision. But is the next bubble inevitable?
Two East London neighborhoods will be irrevocably changed by the Games. Is this a bad thing?
The metro areas that saw the greatest slowdown in the previous decades were the ones that saw the biggest booms in the 1990s.