The rate of homeownership has virtually no bearing on the economic development of America's cities and metros.
San Francisco stacks up well these days compared with Silicon Valley.
Despite deep concerns about our national finances, Americans think their cities and towns are doing all right.
With rebounding historic neighborhoods and a diversified economy, Rochester's future doesn't have to be as grim as some fear.
Downwardly mobile Millennials—especially the ones who are natives of increasingly expensive cities—are rewriting the rules of gentrification.
A vacant Michigan strip mall becomes a symbol in a Congressional primary race, but it's really part of a much broader problem.
Despite being home to a world famous tourist attraction, Niagara Falls, New York, is in danger of no longer being considered a city.
Cities in developing countries will see waste management challenges skyrocket as they continue to grow.
Colorado is having its worst forest fire season in decades. Is climate change to blame?
New York would be better off treating these vendors like small businesses.
The fifth installment in a five-part series featuring Richard Florida leading a conversation on the Motor City.
What changes in the white population share can and can't tell us.
A new study identifies 11 knowledge cluster regions throughout the U.S. and their economic impact.
Tracking metros by a new measure of "brain performance."
A new reports argues that plentiful vacant land in Youngstown can create jobs and money.
The fourth installment in a five-part series featuring Richard Florida leading a conversation on the future of the Motor City.
Lessons from Miami’s bold Design District experiment.
The city is an arts hub. Can a new airport bring it into the upper tier of European cities?
New Yorkers have always had a love-hate relationship with visitors.