A large dune will protect Cinnamon Shore South, a 300-acre subdivision in Port Aransas, Texas, that is one of several mixed-used projects under construction there. Images: Sea Oats Group
Three mixed-use communities in Port Aransas are expanding.
ALl renderings courtesy FXCollaborative
FXCollaborative designed the building.
A new study wonders how many retiring adults will be able to afford housing.
Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies focuses on growing income disparities among people 50...read more
All renderings: Paperfarm
RAMSA designed the project.
Video surveillance cameras can enhance security at apartment and condominium communities, but they're not the total solution, according to security consultant Michael Silva, CPP. Photo: radionyx/stock.adobe.com
“Cameras can be part of a security program, but they’re not the security solution itself.” That’s...read more
Renderings courtesy Plant Prefab
It is Plant Prefab’s first multifamily system.
Renderings courtesy Dattner Architects
Dattner Architects is designed the project.
Minneapolis-based Dominium owns or manages more than 30,000 apartment units at over 200 sites in 22 states,
Dominium receives eight MADACS Awards
Photo courtesy Prescient
Prescient combines 5D software, clever engineering, and advanced robotics to create prefabricated...read more
Project Open, a net-zero energy, $16 million, 112-unit rental community in Salt Lake City’s Guadalupe neighborhood. Utah artist Chuck Landvatter painted the seven-story, 30-foot-wide mural of a man and girl (modeled on the artist’s daughter). Photo: Brandon Hyatt Photography
Project Open has no carbon footprint, but the six-story, solar-powered building is already leavin...read more
Matt Gough, Director of Innovation and Work Winning, Mace Group
From building prefab factories in the sky to incubating the next generation of AEC tech startups,...read more
No humans necessary. A transfer platform slides under the car's wheelbase and positions the vehicle to be parked automatically in a basement of 500 Walnut. Image: Westfalia Technologies
This is the first “palletless” system that Westfalia Technologies has installed.
Hewitt architects is designing the project.
Renderings courtesy RKTB
RKTB Architects is designing the project.
Year-over-year growth tops 3% for 13th month. Will the economy stifle momentum?
Capitol 650, a new construction 351-unit residential community designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning and developed by Lennar Multifamily Communities is located in Milpitas, Calif. Capitol 650 sits directly across the street from the future Milpitas BART station and adjacent to the existing VTA Light Rail Station in the city of Milpitas’ Transit Area Specific Plan. Photo: Les Tirmenstein, courtesy KTGY Architecture + Planning
Humphreys & Partners, KTGY, SCB, CallisonRTKL, and Perkins Eastman top the rankings of the na...read more
Whirlpool washer and dryer in one machine can provide laundering solutions in apartments with limited space.
Whirlpool washer and dryer in one machine can provide laundering solutions in apartments with lim...read more
Wilsonart, maker of Enchanted Rock Traceless Cabinets and other products, is about to acquire Czech manufacturer Technistone.
U.S. manufacturer Wilsonart, maker of High Pressure Laminate, Quartz, Solid Surface, Coordinated...read more
Students working in a communal space. Photo courtesy GBBN
When it comes to the design and space planning of your residence life program, the quality of the...read more
The mural of a plant indigenous to Brooklyn's Fort Greene neighborhood adorns a building's exterior wall that's visible to residents of a recently opened apartment building. Image: Evan Joseph
A 90-foot mural overlooks the courtyard of a new residential building.
Organized Living closet systems were installed in all units at 20 Fulton East by dealer Rayhaven Group.
20 Fulton Street East is a 12-story residential community in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich., develo...read more
Rendering courtesy Magnusson Architecture + Planning
Magnusson Architecture + Planning is designing the project.
The late Victorian structure at 859 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Mass., has been fully upgraded to “near” net-zero energy standards. The 7,500-sf home can shelter 10 homeless women and their children. Photo: Bruce T. Martin
The 1885 Victorian home in Cambridge, Mass., gets a new, energy-efficient life as Renae's Place,...read more
The most important benefit of offsite construction, when done right, is reliability.
Ori Pocket Closet opens (via black button) for access to clothes, etc. Pocket Closet comes with 110 cubic feet of storage, 140 inches of hanging space, a desk, 48-inch TV nook, LED lighting, three outlets, and two USB ports and adds the equivalent of 40 square feet of usable space to an apartment. Cost: $3,000 to $7,000. Photo: Ori Living
This robotically controlled, space-saving furniture system can add more than 100 square feet of u...read more
Ori Studio Suite comes with a full or queen bed, a dining table or desk, a 50- or 60-inch TV nook, up to 133 cubic feet of storage, 48 to 60 inches of space to hang clothes, LED lighting, six outlets, and two USB ports. The system “adds” up to 136 of usable square footage to the unit. Cost: $7,000 to $15,000, depending on order quantity. Photo: Ori Living
Meet Ori Living's robotically controlled, space-saving furniture system.
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Using RSMeans data from Gordian, here are the most recent construction costs for low-rise and mid...read more
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We're looking for the best new "student housing" communities for our Fall Issue of Multifamily De...read more
Sitka, a 384-unit apartment complex in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. Photo: Vulcan Real Estate
Ballpark living in Anaheim, Calif., and a water-friendly apartment complex in Seattle highlight t...read more
Williams Terrace, Charleston, S.C., designed by David Baker Architects. The project echoes the iconic Charleston single house, with piazzas that function much like porches. These wide, open-air corridors provide external circulation and surround an airy central courtyard. Photo: Luker Photography, courtesy AIA
The firm's Williams Terrace project is the first dedicated housing for Charleston, S.C.’s low-inc...read more