As the population ages, designers of commercial and multifamily applications are incorporating new solutions to meet those demands. Ergonomics can be an integral part of design, manufacturing, and use. Nowhere is this more critical than in bathroom design.read more
The building will be within walking distance to the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters.
Rendering courtesy of MIR.
The buildings are on an elevated platform and the surrounding walkways are suspended so as not to...read more
One Ala Moana, in Honolulu, was originally designed to be constructed above the parking garage, but the developer went bankrupt in the recession. When the project was brought back to life, Solomon Cordwell Buenz (architect) and Magnusson Klemencic Associates (SE) came up with a new scheme that added valuable space to the tower. Photo: Mariko Reed/SCB.
How designers figured out a way to nestle an 18-story condo tower on top of an existing parking s...read more
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C.F. Møller’s design was selected as the winner of a competition organized by Riksbyggen in Väste...read more
Rendering courtesy of Hines/McCaffery ©Smilodon CG
The mixed-use project will provide new apartments, condos, a senior living facility, and retail s...read more
Rendering courtesy Solomon Cordwell Buenz
The glass tower is being built at 1326 S. Michigan Avenue.
Median one-bedroom rent rose to $1,012 in April, the highest it has been since January.
All photos: David Madison Photography
Novus Residences’ revolutionary e-lofts concept offers tenants a tempting trio of options—‘live,’...read more
Ascent Apartments achieved Silver certification in California’s Build It Green program, thanks to such features as LED lighting, Energy Star appliances, garage ventilation fans, water-efficient plumbing fixtures, low-VOC paints, and water-saving native vegetation and landscape irrigation. All photos: Stephen Schafer | Schaf Photo
An award-winning rental complex takes its design cues from its historic location in Silicon Valle...
Amenities like the hotel quality lobby and billiards room distinguish the College & Crown, New Haven, Conn., developed by Centerplan with interiors by Carlin & Company. Photo courtesy Centerplan
This AIA CES course features seven novel approaches developers and Building Teams are taking to r...read more
Package center at The Frasier, Arlington, Va., designed by KTGY Architecture, comes with its own trashcan plus tabletop. Photo: courtesy KTGY Architecture
Package delivery centers provide order and security for the mountains of parcels piling up at apa...read more
Photos: Jorge Gera/Luxury Living Chicago (above); Property Markets Group (below)
Chicago’s newest multifamily development features an iconic CTA car on its amenity deck.
The project team for VIA 57 West: The Durst Organization (owner/developer); BIG and SLCE Architects; Thornton Tomasetti (SE); Dagher Engineering (MEP engineer); and Hunter Roberts Construction Group (GC). Photos: courtesy AIA
Bjarke Ingels’ VIA 57 West in New York is among the winners.
2017 marks the 17th year the AIA has rewarded projects and architects with the Housing Awards....
Rendering courtesy of Architects of Invention.
Garden Hill will provide an ‘oasis-like residence’ for Birmingham’s growing, multicultural studen...read more
Rendering courtesy of Haseef Rafiei.
The building is designed to print and dispense its own dwellings in vending machine-obsessed Toky...
A total of 343,582 apartment units will come onto the market in 2017, 55.7% of which in the first...read more
Rendering courtesy of Atchain.
60,000 people will live and work in One Bangkok when it is completed in 2025.
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Lotte World Tower’s glass-bottomed observation deck allows visitors to stand 1,640 feet above gro...read more
Rendering courtesy of Curated Properties
Curated Properties and Windmill Developments have teamed up to create a mixed-use building with f...read more
Photo courtesy of KFA
Killefer Flammang Architects designed the urban infill project.
Photo by John Parra/Gettyimages for Porsche Design
The idea behind the residential tower was to provide residents with a full single family home in...read more
Rendering courtesy of 520w28.com
The building sits adjacent to New York’s popular High Line park and includes a $50 million pentho...read more
Rendering courtesy of Toll Brothers City Living
The building will offer 133 units across its 18 stories.
Related Development recently broke ground in Atlanta on Apogee Midtown, a 39-story, 390-unit apartment project that will include a 77,000-sf Whole Foods Market, and will soon break ground on Apogee Buckhead, with 35 stories and 362 apartments. Investors remain enthusiastic about a multifamily sector whose growth shows little signs of abating. Image: Related Development
Market watchers expect some moderation from record highs, but not much.
Hassalo on 8th, the first new residential building complex within the Lloyd EcoDistrict in Portland, Ore., has its water treated and recycled through the largest natural urban wastewater system in North America. Provided by Biohabitats and engineered by Glumac, the system, which also serves an office building in the ecodistrict, was installed as a tradeoff with the city for lower utility hookup fees. Photo: American Assets Trust/GBD Architects.
EcoDistricts is helping cities visualize a bigger picture that connects their communities.
Rendering courtesy of Superspace
Superspace’s proposal would create a natural promenade atop the ancient stone structure.
Park West, a 3,400-plus bed student housing complex at Texas A&M, is the university system's fifth public-private parternship in the county. Image: Weitz Company, courtesy of Servitas
Developers hope the early opening of some units sets the tone for the community and future rental...
Photo: DennisM2 via flickr
Multifamily green financing programs boomed in 2016, and are likely to continue to grow in 2017,...read more