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November 21,2014

The multifamily sector is now outpacing the peak construction rate in the previous housing cycle, in 2006, according to the WSJ....

An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
November 18,2014

The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.

Renderings courtesy RPBW
November 11,2014

Renzo Piano Building Workshop has been granted planning approval for its residential building at London Bridge Quarter—a 26-story apartment tower...

Renderings courtesy Vincent Callebaut Architecture
November 03,2014

The solar canopy will shade green rooftop terraces and sky villas atop the nine-story structure.

Dubai, High Rise, World's Tallest, Tower
October 31,2014

Emaar Properties has unveiled plans for a new project containing two towers that will top the charts in height, making them the world’s tallest...

One Bryant Park, New York. Photo: Ryan Browne, Cook+Fox Architects via Wikipedia
October 29,2014

The Appraisal Foundation is striving to improve appraisers’ understanding of green valuation.

Renderings courtesy Studio Gang Architects
October 27,2014

Jeanne Gang's design reinvents the Florida room with shaded, asymmetrical balconies.

Photo: Perkins Eastman
October 21,2014
Among the experts interviewed for the white paper, there was a general consensus that the model for continuing-care retirement communities is...
The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...