Housing

July 3, 2003, 1pm PDT
A closed Denver hotel will be reinvented at a mixed use project as part of an "urban village" along the edge of downtown.
National Real Estate Investor
July 3, 2003, 12pm PDT
Los Angeles' proposed downtown redevelopment project disrupted by Superior Court ruling.
The Planning Report
July 3, 2003, 8am PDT
Mountain House, CA, is "the newest new town of the new millennium."
Ventura County Star
July 2, 2003, 1pm PDT
National momentum can't substitute for hard organizing work at the local level, but sometimes it can set the stage -- or provide a needed burst of energy.
Shelterforce Online
July 2, 2003, 5am PDT
Life behind the flooding of the world's largest dam is surreal.
The New Yorker
July 1, 2003, 1pm PDT
What happens when an oppressed community moves into a neighborhood where another oppressed community lives – and starts gentrifying it?
Shelterforce Online
June 30, 2003, 2pm PDT
A counter-revolution goes against the trend of demolishing residential towers to be replaced by low-cost housing in the UK.
The Guardian Unlimited
June 30, 2003, 1pm PDT
Since 1997, home price gains have exceeded income gains in 48 of the 50 largest metropolitan areas.
Harvard University
June 30, 2003, 9am PDT
In search of relief from San Diego's affordable housing crisi, U.S. residents are looking at housing options in northern Mexico.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
June 28, 2003, 11am PDT
A look at New Jersey's Levittown (now called Willingboro), how it became majority African-American, and why residents' housing values keep falling.
The Next American City
June 26, 2003, 11am PDT
The Denver Post profiles a developer who is successfully renovating historic properties in downtown Castle Rock.
The Denver Post
June 25, 2003, 3pm PDT
New construction is too low density compared to other cities.
The Guardian Unlimited
June 25, 2003, 9am PDT
Wal-Mart builds a 3-story store inside a vacant department store at an enclosed mall in a dense Los Angeles neighborhood.
National Real Estate Investor
June 23, 2003, 12pm PDT
Median value hits a new record in Ventura County. Biggest gains are seen in north Thousand Oaks, while Oak Park loses ground.
The Los Angeles Times
June 22, 2003, 1pm PDT
Developers are finding that with economic incentives, brownfield sites in highly desirable urban infill areas are cheaper than comparable non-polluted properties.
National Real Estate Investor
June 19, 2003, 1pm PDT
A ruling overturns a provision designed to curb the conversion of single-family homes into rental units in Newark for University of Delaware students.
Denver Business Journal
June 18, 2003, 12pm PDT
A massive mixed-use complex is planned for the urban center of Fairfax County.
The Washington Post
June 18, 2003, 11am PDT
Building failures are like detective stories. At first, no one knows who should be blamed.
The Boston Globe
June 17, 2003, 12pm PDT
A 90-minute account of the "the politics and pain of gentrification" premieres tonight on PBS.
PBS
June 16, 2003, 2pm PDT
Low-income housing developers discover that good design makes good neighbors.
The Los Angeles Times