May 26, 2016, 8am PDT
Recent data from Trulia reveals that the number of homes worth at least million dollars doubled in the past four years. Some places have a veritable monopoly on ritzy domiciles.
June 10, 2015, 6am PDT
Owners of rowhouse properties in Washington D.C. will no longer be able to add height and density by building pop-ups. The construction provoked the ire of aesthetically minded critics and, now, the regulatory controls of the District's zoning code.
January 22, 2015, 2pm PST
The Washington D.C. Zoning Commission is considering a proposal to limit the ability to convert or expand rowhouses. The proposed ordinance has provoked controversy about the effect of the law for the city's supply of housing.
June 23, 2014, 12pm PDT
Washington D.C. is experiencing a "rush" on new construction of renovated townhouses or "pop-ups," which many say do not fit the character of the neighborhoods where they tend to proliferate.
May 2, 2014, 1pm PDT
Electric car companies such as Honda are creating smart homes by integrating built-in energy- and money-saving features.
April 15, 2014, 11am PDT
The multifamily industry is building more in walkable locations, but developers still need instruction on the manners of placemaking. Here are some hints.
April 10, 2010, 11am PDT
Urban redevelopment has experienced significant growth over the past five years, while residential permits are on the wane.