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.
New data from the National Association of Homebuilders suggest it hasn't happened yet.
A round-up of the best comments from this week's The Big Fix.
They imagine a historic core filled with low-level buildings and parks. Is this the way to revitalize the devastated city?
Moving ministries to the outskirts would leave opportunities for reuse in the crowded core.
A new exhibit explores radical solutions for the nation's housing woes.
An ambitious new program would transform foreclosed homes into rentals. But will it help the cities that need it most?