Housing

November 1, 2003, 5am PST
A Canadian brownfield development wins awards, but developer says: "I wouldn't do it again."
The Globe and Mail
October 31, 2003, 6am PST
Land trusts are being proposed in Florida to hedge gentrification.
The Chicago Tribune
October 30, 2003, 11am PST
A Comparison of Washington DC to Philadelphia yields important lessons on what really matters in sparking the revitalization of center cities.
The Philadelphia Daily News
October 30, 2003, 9am PST
A Detroit Free Press expose reveals the neglect of lead-based paint inspections in many properties that accept Section 8 vouchers, and the children who are paying for it.
The Detroit Free Press
October 30, 2003, 5am PST
An academic article examines the likely longer-term urban impacts of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Planning and Markets
October 29, 2003, 9am PST
Author Mike Davis writes about the ingredients that have caused Southern California's most devestating wildfire.
AlterNet
October 28, 2003, 2pm PST
One democratic presidential candidate puts the need for affordable housing in the spotlight; cites his personal experience as motivation.
The Boston Globe
October 28, 2003, 9am PST
Are the perils of building on fire-prone urban-wildland interface too great, or part of the costs of a growing city?
The Los Angeles Times
October 28, 2003, 6am PST
A new report reveals that Manhattanites pay on average $1 million for a two-bedroom apartment.
Newsweek
October 27, 2003, 1pm PST
The Planning Report interviews the CEO of Tejon Ranch Corp. about Southern California's largest development project.
The Planning Report
October 26, 2003, 9am PST
A veteran developer in Boston is planning to sell a large and strategically located site, which could speed up development in a key part of the city.
The Boston Globe
October 26, 2003, 5am PST
A new affordable housing development in Hollywood, CA will set a precedent for addressing the affordable housing needs of GLBT seniors.
NBC4.TV News
October 25, 2003, 1pm PDT
New high-rises are begun almost daily as displacement, housing and property rights remain large concerns.
Knight Ridder Newspapers
October 25, 2003, 9am PDT
A French geographer investigates the startling prevalence of apartment buildings in Seoul.
Korea Herald
October 22, 2003, 2pm PDT
How a non-profit is testing for housing discrimination in Maine.
Portland Phoenix
October 22, 2003, 1pm PDT
San Francisco's housing crisis is partly a result of an overemphasis on neighborhood preservation at the expense of housing, writes Jim Chappell.
The San Francisco Chronicle
October 22, 2003, 12pm PDT
Gov. Mitt Romney criticized Massachusetts cities for obstructing efforts to build housing and commercial projects.
Boston Herald
October 20, 2003, 2pm PDT
The Lena Canada Homes, nicknamed 'Vietnam,' leaves a legacy of crime; despite the need for housing, many of its residents are happy to see it go.
The Chicago Tribune
October 20, 2003, 12pm PDT
A combination of cheap financing and vacant commercial properties in Lower Manhattan, post 9/11, is slowly transforming Wall Street into a 24-hour community.
The Chicago Tribune
October 17, 2003, 7am PDT
Most residents in the Tioga neighborhood are pleased with the neighborhood's transformation after demolitions as part of an anti-blight initiative.
The Philadelphia Inquirer