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August 20,2013

Los Angeles city officials have voted to revitalize a notorious Watts housing project with shops, town homes, and green spaces.

August 19,2013

A Baltimore City Council committee approved a plan to give millions in taxpayer assistance to the $1.8 billion Harbor Point development.

August 19,2013

The City of Philadelphia has begun to send out compliance notices regarding its Building Energy Benchmarking Law.

August 19,2013

President Barack Obama this month outlined a series of policies he said would continue to boost the housing market, including a long-ignored...

August 19,2013

The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department and New York City will collaborate on a project to create a new research institute and a city-...

August 16,2013

The Integrated Rapid Visual Screening tool is designed to determine initial or relative risk and resilience for buildings based on visual...

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13
August 08,2013

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13, Voluntary Specification for Non-Residential Fenestration...

August 08,2013

A project by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), the FTSE Group, and the U.S. Green Building Council to jointly...

August 08,2013

While Boston officials consider whether to enact new building codes to resist flooding stemming from climate change-induced rising sea levels,...

August 08,2013

The Environmental Protection Agency has released an application called the National Stormwater Calculator that uses soil conditions and rainfall...