Housing

July 26, 2002, 6am PDT
A new report charges that the Seattle-Tacoma has been unable to plan for its rising population.
The Seattle Times
July 25, 2002, 11am PDT
A work-centric culture and larger homes are changing the traditional notion of what a home means.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 23, 2002, 11am PDT
Benjamin Forgey reviews the changes in downtown Washington D.C.
The Washington Post
July 23, 2002, 9am PDT
Owners of several California mobile home parks want to boost monthly rents, and are suing cities for the right to do so.
San Jose Mercury News
July 23, 2002, 8am PDT
The housing market crunch is speading from California and the Northeast to other parts of the nation.
USA Today
July 23, 2002, 6am PDT
If your development portfolio doesn't include infill development, you'll be out of business within 10 years.
Real Estate Portfolio
July 20, 2002, 11am PDT
Suburban neighborhoods are heavily subsidized by the rest of the region. Is this fair?
Michigan Radio
July 20, 2002, 7am PDT
Homes with in-law suites are popular with home buyers.
The Washington Post
July 20, 2002, 5am PDT
A plan for developing the man-made island is finally on paper into an eco-friendly residential community.
Contra Costa Times-Walnut Creek
July 19, 2002, 1pm PDT
UK Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott has set out details of a $1.1bn expansion in house building in the south-east of England.
BBC News
July 19, 2002, 11am PDT
The UK government is planning to tackle the housing shortage in the south east of England but not everyone agrees with the strategy.
BBC News
July 19, 2002, 7am PDT
With land prices in London and the south east of the UK at record levels developers are increasingly looking at the possibilities of using the space above other land uses.
BBC News
July 17, 2002, 3pm PDT
Houses in Buffalo's middle-class neighborhoods are selling fast.
The Buffalo News
July 17, 2002, 5am PDT
Mortgage real-estate investment trusts have been on a tear over the past two years, posting explosive double-digit returns. And the party isn't over just yet...
REIS
July 16, 2002, 8am PDT
A look at the restrictive zoning laws in Birmingham Township, which has among the highest property values in the Philadelphia region.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
July 15, 2002, 10am PDT
According to the 2000 Census, 8.7 million households live in mobile homes. South Carolina is the nation's mobile home capital.
Sun Spot
July 15, 2002, 9am PDT
A manicured front yard is not voluntary here. It's mandatory.
The Washington Post
July 15, 2002, 8am PDT
Emily Talen presents the results of an evaluation of the link between physical planning and New Urbanism's social goals.
Fannie Mae Foundation
July 15, 2002, 6am PDT
Though clearly a tragedy, the destruction of the Twin Towers offers a chance to fix one of city planning's blunders.
The Boston Globe
July 12, 2002, 10am PDT
Smart growth strategies undermine President Bush's homeownership initiative.
National Review