Housing

June 13, 2003, 12pm PDT
A real estate boom is expected in North America's Midsize Cities. Large cities are expected to fair better in China and India.
Building Operating Management
June 13, 2003, 8am PDT
Wendell Cox offers his review of the 13 myths of urban sprawl to coincide with the myth of Friday the 13th.
Heartland Institute
June 12, 2003, 1pm PDT
The California Redevelopment Association's John Shirey discusses the dire immediate future facing the state's redevelopment agencies.
The Planning Report
June 12, 2003, 5am PDT
The U.S. Conference of Mayors edorses the Bush administration's plan to end chronic homelessness in 10 years.
The New York Times
June 11, 2003, 11am PDT
Cincinnati's zoning code is undergoing its first major rewriting since 1963, and preserving vistas will figure prominently.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
June 9, 2003, 2pm PDT
A experiment in combining tourism, social activism, and housing, the Global Village and Discovery Center is a unique theme park.
The New York Times
June 9, 2003, 11am PDT
After months of pounding by the media for cost overruns and its contract to rebuild Iraq, construction giant Bechtel is warmly profiled by the L.A. Times.
The Los Angeles Times
June 9, 2003, 9am PDT
With 300 miles of dirt road and a booming housing market, Riverside County, CA is like the old west for developers.
The Los Angeles Times
June 8, 2003, 7am PDT
A new ordinance in Contra Costa, CA will restrict full-service grocery stores in super-stores.
Contra Costa Times-Walnut Creek
June 7, 2003, 1pm PDT
A successful developer that has helped breath life into the downtown Los Angeles housing market is strongly opposed to affordable housing requirements.
The Los Angeles Times
June 6, 2003, 2pm PDT
A retail marketing analyst advised Sam that he needed anchor stores, which are major retailers that bring in busines...
The White House
June 6, 2003, 6am PDT
Two thirds of New York City's two million apartments are subject to rent controls. Rent control comes up for renewal again on June 15.
The Economist
June 5, 2003, 1pm PDT
Anthony Downs provides an overview of sprawl and smart growth. He evaluates the costs/savings of smart growth and argues that smart growth needs to embrace affordable housing if it is to be successful.
AnthonyDowns.Com
June 5, 2003, 11am PDT
A businessman proposes high-rise student housing for the Univ. of Nevada, Reno on a part of the city's oldest cemetery.
Las Vegas Sun
June 5, 2003, 6am PDT
A new company promises to help universities pay for new sports facilities that include residential, retail and other commercial ventures.
American City Business Journals
June 4, 2003, 9am PDT
A keynote peech by Anthony Downs on affordable housing and growth management.
The Brookings Institution
June 3, 2003, 12pm PDT
Tustin Legacy is the largest reuse of obsolete space and will include townhomes, detached homes and paired homes.
The Los Angeles Times
June 3, 2003, 8am PDT
Does pouring money in cultural landmarks help revive a declining city?
The Guardian Unlimited
June 3, 2003, 6am PDT
In this unusual theme park visitors can experience the lifestyles of the world's poor and learn how to build low-cost housing.
BBC News
June 1, 2003, 7am PDT
City votes to begin negotiations on lot.
Tallahassee Democrat