Housing

August 13, 2002, 12pm PDT
The City of Toronto, Canada, is proposing to revitalize a multicultural neighborhoood.
The Globe and Mail
August 13, 2002, 6am PDT
Massachusetts may be going down the same road as New Jersey's with its Mount Laurel doctrine, writes Jerold Kayden.
The Boston Globe
August 12, 2002, 3pm PDT
The underground mall was generating $900 per square foot in revenues -- three times the national average. Can this success be duplicated?
National Real Estate Investor
August 12, 2002, 5am PDT
For more than 30 years, the mall industry has depended on department stores -- which are now struggling against discounters and specialty stores.
Shopping Center World
August 11, 2002, 7am PDT
New York has a unique opportunity to use the WTC rebuilding effort to spark the revival of an aging Downtown.
National Real Estate Investor
August 11, 2002, 5am PDT
Promising returns from real estate investments in Latin American arepossible, if risks Are understood.
Urban Land Institute
August 10, 2002, 11am PDT
Five years of debate and discussion over how to manage Albuquerque's growth comes down to a vote next week before a divided City Council on the Planned Growth Strategy.
Albuquerque Journal
August 10, 2002, 7am PDT
The city of Charlotte is just one of the cities working to undo the damage from urban renewal projects of the 1960s and 70s.
The Kansas City Star
August 9, 2002, 1pm PDT
Middle-class blacks are returning to historic black neighborhoods.
The New York Times
August 8, 2002, 1pm PDT
Since the Mall of America opened a decade ago it has reshaped and set the standard for combining retail and entertainment.
St. Paul Pioneer Press
August 8, 2002, 8am PDT
The hometown of Sam Walton's "Wal-mart" is the six fastest-growing metro area in the nation.
The New York Times
August 8, 2002, 7am PDT
Where the hip suburbanites can be found. Details the exploits of "Patio Man" in "Sprinkler City", with his "Realtor Wife" and designer kids.
The Weekly Standard
August 7, 2002, 10am PDT
The apocalyptic decree that 50% of America's 1,500 malls would go dark by the new millennium resulted in few fatalities. Ironically, in fact, the doom gave way to a boom...
REIS
August 7, 2002, 7am PDT
Denver adopts a mandatory affordable housing law that will give developers incentives to build more housing for low-income residents.
The Denver Post
August 7, 2002, 6am PDT
How land prices drive the housing market.
San Jose Mercury News
August 6, 2002, 11am PDT
New York City proposes taking over the World Trade Center site in exchange for the land beneath La Guardia and Kennedy Airports.
The New York Times
August 6, 2002, 10am PDT
Nationwide home prices have risen an average 8%, but 10 markets have seen increases up to 25%.
CNN
August 5, 2002, 10am PDT
Caspar, CA, has an ecologically-sensitive master plans designed by its residents.
The New York Times
August 5, 2002, 8am PDT
Builders interested in developing "in-fill" housing meet resistance.
The Washington Post
August 5, 2002, 7am PDT
There's more to skyrocketing housing prices than basic supply and demand: Winners, wealth and subsidies.
Planetizen