Housing

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
October 16, 2003, 2pm PDT
As 'Americans leave older urban centers for smaller, more manageable, less expensive areas with a high quality of life,' mid-sized cities, such as Omaha, NE, are taking on ambitious redevelopment efforts.
The Chicago Tribune
October 16, 2003, 5am PDT
After years of delay, downtown Los Angeles is booming as market-rate housing reaches critical mass.
The Los Angeles Times
October 15, 2003, 9am PDT
Tom Bier argues that until state policies change to accomodate the needs of older, built-out suburbs, eminent domain is a tool that makes sense.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
October 15, 2003, 8am PDT
Is economic revival a good enough reason for exercising eminent domain?
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
October 14, 2003, 11am PDT
Priced out of an affluent county, workers like firefighters, teachers must commute long distances.
The Baltimore Sun
October 14, 2003, 7am PDT
New Census data shows that naturalized immigrants are more likely to own homes than members of the same born in the U.S.
The Baltimore Sun
October 13, 2003, 2pm PDT
Fear of violence and the potential impact on property values make it difficult to find sites for secured treatment facilities in California.
The Los Angeles Times
October 13, 2003, 10am PDT
D.C.'s waterfront revival plans include retail, a hotel, and up to 900 residential units.
The Washington Post
October 13, 2003, 9am PDT
Chicago's infamous public housing project, Cabrini Green, is undergoing uneasy change and a rough transition.
Yahoo! Newswire
October 13, 2003, 7am PDT
TOD, among other things, is credited for the vitality of two downtowns in Illinois.
The Chicago Tribune
October 11, 2003, 11am PDT
Redevelopment plan for downtown Salt Lake City includes new campus for 3,000 students, as well as new residential highrises adjoining redeveloped commercial space.
The Salt Lake Tribune
October 11, 2003, 5am PDT
China's private housing boom is fueling a new market for home improvement.
The Economist
October 9, 2003, 11am PDT
In a _Chicago Tribune_ Op-Ed, Gail Schechter, of the Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs, challenges Illinois policymakers' definition of "affordable housing."
The Chicago Tribune
October 9, 2003, 8am PDT
This article traces the evolution of the modern house and what it reveals about our attitudes.
The Toronto Star
October 9, 2003, 6am PDT
Signs are pointing to Milwaukee's downtown resurgence.
The Chicago Tribune
October 8, 2003, 1pm PDT
Housing in Southern California has become so scarce that people are lining up on the street for a chance to buy a townhome.
The Los Angeles Times
October 8, 2003, 9am PDT
The sale of the G.M. Building at 767 Fifth Avenue will go down as the most ever paid for a US office building.
REIS
October 8, 2003, 5am PDT
A survey by the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) reveals that big builders are beginning to occupy a large chunk of the housing business.
The Chicago Tribune
October 7, 2003, 2pm PDT
Real Estate experts and economists convene in San Diego to discuss and debate the sustainability of California's recent rise in housing prices.
Yahoo! Newswire