Demographic trends, amenities are contributing factors
May 25, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
Are shopping districts inspired by New Urbanism a form of cultural brainwashing?
May 24, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
A new book depicts Los Angeles in all its multiplicity.
May 21, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
In affluent parts of the world, a new kind of urban center is taking shape, catering to the nomadic rich and the restless, rootless young.
Apr 19, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
An irreverent look at the legacy of architecture's most famous (and irrepressible) gadfly.
Apr 8, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
Redevelopement project in downtown Louisville, Kentucky gets mixed reviews from residents.
Mar 30, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
If proposed cuts to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development go through, it could be 1975 all over again.
Mar 22, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
Far from the limelight of China’s construction boom, a new generation of young Chinese builders is emerging.
Mar 17, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
When trucking company owner Malcolm McLean invented the shipping container in the 1930’s, he probably had no idea that he had also provided the world with a source of inexpensive, rugged, and easily adapted housing.
Mar 11, 2005 MetropolisMag.com
In classifying a whole host of occupations as "creative," our leading pop economist overstates the influence of urban professionals.
Mar 2, 2005 MetropolisMag.com