It's been called "a pirate utopia." But the eviction of 3,000 residents is no solution to Caracas' glaring poverty and desperate housing shortage.
Ireland's Dublin House program will give groups of residents great plots for cheap if they commit to developing them and living in what they build.
People leave the city for many reasons. But the richest don't stray far.
At $250,000, these 200-square-foot studios are among Hong Kong's most affordable.
MARTA sees real estate as a gateway to better train and bus service.
Don't forget to drop off your rent check on aisle 12.
We will go back. And researchers have discovered pits that could provide great shelter.
Places where the rent really is too damn high.
Some run dry. Others pay $30 for plumbers to illegally turn the taps back on.
It surely wouldn't work, but this plan to address Brazil's housing crisis is a good example of dreaming big.
The German cockroaches plaguing your kitchen are mostly close relatives, a finding that could help scientists stop them from spreading disease.
Three policy lessons for cities trying to achieve more transport equity.
For one thing, low rents.
One way to get back at the neighbors? Block their light and views.
New York, Osaka, and Sao Paulo won't even make the top 10.
My partner and I decided to buy a house with our friends, share our space and our lives, and all make a family together.
A digitally preserved program from the city's Star Spangled Banner centennial festivities boasts about an unparalleled new sewer system, among other amenities.
The Sugar Hill development is an affordable-housing complex full of supportive amenities and innovations. But some are having a hard time with its neo-brutalist style.