In infrastructure, service delivery and tax receipts.
Even strict controls haven't been able to stop them.
Research looking at African Americans in Houston finds a significant correlation.
Minorities are significantly more likely to live in heat-prone neighborhoods that will be particularly at risk with climate change.
New York's overhaul offers room not only for new, revenue-producing housing but the creation of whole neighborhoods.
"Top bunk is $500 per month, bottom bunk is $600 per month."
More than a quarter of America's working renter households now spend a majority of their income on rent.
Stop stereotyping the borough and start actually exploring it, you ninnies.
From tin ceilings to pot shelves.
As zany and unrealistic as his campaign is, the message is undeniably, brutally true.
In Panama City, Spanish urban art collective Boa Mistura decked out a building in a colorful, collaborative graffiti project.
Some cities require landlords to evict tenants who call 911 3 times within 4 months. The rule puts women in grave danger.
Ideas for helping cities better manage their enormous waste streams.
Traditionally, researchers have focused on race, class, and gender to explain mental anguish. A new study suggests they've ignored an key factor.
A new study finds a major shift in attitudes about renting and home ownership.
Sometimes, it can be in a city's best interest to encourage the people who do it.
Done right, they might enable "meaningful social interaction" between a neighborhood's new arrivals and its existing residents.
The Chinese capital estimates 10 percent of its population lives in tiny, below-ground apartments. Are they crazy or clever?