The new 70,000-seat stadium being built in the Los Angeles suburb of Inglewood is the centerpiece of the 298-acre Los Angeles Stadium and Entertainment District that will set out to create a live-work-play environment. HKS Architects designed the stadium with an “indoor-outdoor” feel. Photo: Hollywood Park.

Movers+Shapers | April 17, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A massive mixed-use neighborhood under way in Los Angeles sets a new bar for sports-anchored development.

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Life of an Architect Podcast | February 03, 2019 | Bob Borson, FAIA

It happens to almost all of us eventually, and for pretty much everybody, the experience ranges from unpleasant to do...

February 01, 2019 | MBCI |

If your existing R-panel roof is in need of replacement or repair, Retro-R® panels may be the right retrofit solution...

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Market Data | February 01, 2019 | Lodging Econometrics

Project counts in the early planning stage continue to rise reaching an all-time high of 1,723 projects/199,326 rooms...

Spending for noneresidential buildings is expected to increase by 10% between 2018 and 2022, to $572.1 billion, or just under 40% of total construction put in place that year. Image: FMI

Market Data | February 01, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

FMI’s annual outlook also expects the industry’s frantic M&A activity to be leavened by caution going forward....

Sustainability | February 01, 2019 | LPA Blog |

Buildings can be designed to cut consumption and operate more efficiently, but the pools always make it difficult to...

Boston, Mass.

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Codes and Standards | February 01, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Opposed by real estate and trade groups, plan could generate $1 billion in next decade.

UM BuildLab at night

All photos courtesy University of Miami

University Buildings | February 01, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Professor Rocco Ceo designed the studio space.

PSC retail and cafe element

Courtesy B+H Architects.

Healthcare Facilities | January 31, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Patient Support Centre will be the first project to comply with Toronto’s ­Tier 2 Building Standards.

Student housing series: Designing a home away from home in The Golden State

A rendering of UC Davis student housing. Rendering: Stantec

Multifamily Housing | January 31, 2019 | Stantec Blog | Bryan Morrison, Project Architect, Stantec

California asserts building code restrictions more stringently than other states, making design challenging for stude...

A Cab and people in Times Square
Codes and Standards | January 31, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Streamlined process intended to improve efficiency, reduce hassle for bidders.

Glorya Kaufman Performing Arts Center at dusk

Courtesy AUX Architecture.

Performing Arts Centers | January 31, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

AUX Architecture designed the building.

Two construction workers at a site

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Codes and Standards | January 30, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More diversity needed to keep pace with demand for workers.

The 9 Holmene islands of the coast of Denmark
Sustainability | January 30, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be located 10 km (6.2 miles) south of Copenhagen.

The Avery, a 618-foot residential tower designed by Rem Koolhaas' OMA.

The top-floor penhouse at The Avery will feature a 1,580-sf private deck that can be customized with amenities like a yoga deck, garden, dining area, and lounge. All renderings: OMA, courtesy Related California

Multifamily Housing | January 29, 2019 | BD+C Staff

A glass-enclosed, full-floor, 8,482-sf penthouse will sit more than 600 feet above San Francisco's Transbay District....

Southwest Water Front

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January 29, 2019 | SmithGroup Perspectives blog | Lise Newman

Continuous disruption is emerging across multiple industries, and boundaries between live, work, and play are blurrin...

Codes and Standards | January 29, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Emphasizes human health and integrative building design.

CoorsTek Center at dusk

Photo: Nic Lehoux

University Buildings | January 29, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson designed the building.

January 28, 2019 | Richard Scott-AIA, NCARB, LEED AP of Liberty Building Forensics Group |

The Super Bowl was right around the corner, and much was at stake for this hotel. It was  undergoing a room rehab wit...

Architects | January 28, 2019 | CallisonRTKL blog | Kristin Tilley

Innovations in voice recognition, cognitive neuroscience, and biometrics are among the trending tech topics for 2019,...

Green | January 28, 2019 | David malone, Associate Editor

Perkins+Will designed the building.

LUX luxury townhomes exterior

Photo: Lane Dittoe

Multifamily Housing | January 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KTGY Architecture + Planning designed the project.

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Codes and Standards | January 25, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Educate and lead clients to more sustainable choices, says LEED fellow.

Urban Planning | January 25, 2019 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Kelly Ryan

Two recent studies by Pew Research Center and WalletHub shined a light on where we are in the market transformation c...

220 Central Park South's limestone facade

220 Central Park South under construction. Courtesy Wikimedia Commons, godsfriendchuck

Multifamily Housing | January 25, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The unit comprises four stories at 220 Central Park South in Manhattan.

January 24, 2019 | Star Building Systems |

And aside from that, pretty much nothing else happens. Well, when you’re in the construction industry, anyway.

The White House

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Codes and Standards | January 24, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Agency fully funded for first nine months of 2019.

Products and Services | January 24, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

These 6 products solved tricky problems on job sites.

Taipei Music Center near the end of construction
Performing Arts Centers | January 24, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Reiser + Umemoto designed the facility.

January 23, 2019 | Metl-Span

Metl-Span insulated metal panels were selected for the renovation because they provide superior insulation values and...

January 23, 2019 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman

As we enter into the new year, I’d like to walk through seven marketing trends that will impact AEC firms in 2019 and...

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