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The $158 million student residential tower at Brandywine Realty Trust’s Cira Sou
February 15,2013

Student housing has been one of the bright spots in the multifamily construction sector in recent years. But experts say there should be cause for...

The Great City development near Chengdu will prohibit cars. Courtesy Adrian Smit
February 13,2013

A new urban development near Chengdu, China, will provide new housing for ~80,000 people, surrounded by green space.

A new design for 80 South Street in New York City includes multiple vegetative r
February 13,2013

A Manhattan site formerly slated for development with a "tower of cubes"—a now-defunct project by Santiago Calatrava—will be revived with a 998-...

8 eye-popping wood building projects
February 05,2013

From 100-foot roof spans to novel reclaimed wood installations, the winners of the 2013 National Wood Design Awards push the envelope in wood...

Map of U.S. illustrates planning times for commercial construction
January 31,2013

Stephen Oliner, a UCLA professor doing research for the Federal Reserve Board, has made the first-ever estimate of planning times for commercial...

More severe wind storms should prompt nationwide reexamination of building codes
January 31,2013

The increased number and severity of storms with high winds nationally should prompt a reexamination of building codes in every community, says...

January 29,2013

The 699-bed Collegiate on Angliana, with an anticipated opening date of August 2013, will serve students attending the University of Kentucky (UK...

January 23,2013

Named in honor of jazz artist Ella Fitzgerald, Ella at Encore is the first building to rise from plans to develop a mixed-use, mixed-...

Old Colony’s redevelopment is designed to include extensive green building and e
December 06,2012

Project team breaks ground on South Boston public housing project designed for energy efficiency.

November 13,2012

USGBC recognizes excellence in the green residential building community at its Greenbuild Conference & Expo in San Francisco