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Jun 30, 2014
It turns out that Generation X, who have the highest incomes of the three generations surveyed, are paying the highest home payments and tend to have the largest households. 
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Jun 30, 2014
Zaha Hadid's design for the Iraq Parliament was selected, despite placing third in the original RIBA-organized competition.
Project: Las Olas Beach Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Architect: The Sieger Suare
SPONSORED CONTENT As hurricane season kicks into high gear, it reinforces the importance of balancing the aesthetic and daylight enhancements of glazing with the safety requirements to protect people and structures from hurricane-force...
Designers of the London Eye will team up with companies from France, the Netherlands and the United States to construct i360 Brighton, the U.K.'s newest observation tower.
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Jul 1, 2014
Ohio became the nation’s first state to roll back renewable energy standards after the state House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 310 and Gov. John Kasich recently signed the measure.
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Jul 1, 2014
New research from a George Washington University research group and LOCUS, a coalition of real estate investors that's part of Smart Growth America,says that offices in “Walkable Urban Places (WalkUPs)” bring developers 74% more rent per...
Four high-rise buildings from multiple continents have been selected as the best of their region. The best worldwide tall building will be announced November 6. 
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Jun 26, 2014
The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Program, which plans to open a total of five Regional Resilience Design Studios nationwide in collaboration with Architecture for Humanity, and...
Union Terminal, Cincinnati. Photo: Dacoslett via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 25, 2014
The National Trust for Historic Preservation released its annual list of 11 Most Endangered Historical Sites in the United States for 2014.
Library of Birmingham, designed by Mecanoo. Photo credit: Christopher Furlong/Ge
Jun 25, 2014
The longlist for the 2014 prize includes Foster + Partners' Marseille and London's now-famous Shard, designed by Renzo Piano. 
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SPONSORED CONTENT As more building project teams look for ways to collaborate better, technology continues to provide solutions.  Yet, as I learned from the experience of one of my customers, choosing the wrong technology can have an...
The 70,000-sf Sun Devil Fitness Complex adds a new contemporary landmark to ASU’
Jun 24, 2014
No extra time, no extra money, no room to go taller? “No problem,” says nimble Building Team.
Jun 24, 2014
This infographic, made by Sunica de Klerk and originally posted by ArchDaily, shows the evolution of the office from 2400 B.C. to the present day.
Photo courtesy of Adilla Menayang
Jun 24, 2014
Chicago's mayor Rahm Emanuel announces plan to hold the Chicago Architecture Biennial in late 2015, intended to rival Venice's Biennale.
Rendering courtesy of WRNS Studio and Clive Wilkinson Architects.
Jun 24, 2014
Demolition will begin this week as a precursor to construction of Intuit's new addition to its Mountain View, Calif., campus. The first of two additions, a 185,000-sf building on Marine Way, is expected to begin construction in August....