Post-recession government belt tightening and reduced donations and several years of investment fund losses on the private side have held the education market at a $71 billion annual pace for a year and no...

August 11, 2010

Many consumers still think cars and trucks create the most pollution. Shelton Group’s Energy Pulse survey revealed that one-third of respondents erroneously named cars and trucks as the number one...

August 11, 2010

Suman Sorg, architect for the new U.S. embassy in Barbados, took her design cue not from the island’s older civic vernacular, with its association with the colonial past, but from its chattel houses, small homes...

August 11, 2010

Claim of found Freedom Tower blueprints sparks probe.Officials at the Port Authority of New York ordered an internal investigation after a homeless man claimed to have discovered blueprints for the...

August 11, 2010

Cellular antennas have become a pesky source of mayhem to architectural landscapes in nearly every city across the nation.

As cell phone use grows (roughly 50% of...

August 11, 2010

The national office vacancy rate increased 0.8% to 16.4% in the first quarter of 2003, but this is expected to be the peak vacancy rate in this cycle. Office space demand is rising and the growth in the supply of...

August 11, 2010

Two of the three towers designed for the Plaza Irvine in Irvine, Calif., have been completed. The 15-story luxury towers—Plaza I and Plaza II—provide two-story penthouse townhome condominiums on the top two floors...

August 11, 2010