The next generation of intelligent buildings offers promise for unseen levels of energy efficiency, optimiz...
Westin hotel and transit center at Denver International Airport, Denver. Photo courtesy Gensler
Technology is running wild in Gensler’s 2016 forecast, as things like virtual reality, "smart" bu...read more
Courtesy David Siddons Group.
The 57-story Elysee Miami will offer residents impeccable views and plenty of amenities.
Greenpoint Landing in Brooklyn, New York City, a megaproject with affordable rentals. Image courtesy Handel Architects, via Gothamist.
Aimed at designing efficient, flexible ground-floor space.
Photo Credit: William Lesch, Lori Carroll, Esthela J. Celya
Floating vanities, tricked-out showers, and freestanding tubs highlight the top bathroom design t...read more
Photo Credit: Mike Tuell, Tom E. Lutz, AKBD
Charging stations, built-in coffeemakers, and pet stations—these are among the top kitchen design...read more
Photo Credit: Björn Söderqvist, Flickr/Creative Commons
The move is expected to impact high-end condo development.
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
Ollie at Carmel Place in New York offers its renters furnished apartments and a host of hospitality services. Photo courtesy Ollie
The co-living platform Ollie is leasing its initial building, in New York, with housekeeping and...read more
San Diego's skyline is being transformed by new office, hotel, and residential building projects. Photo courtesy Pixabay
The city's emission-reduction plan could drive influx into downtown
At 658 feet, The Independent will be the tallest building in Austin, Texas.
Aspen Heights Partners evaluates seven metros for its initial projects.
Optimizing the window-to-wall ratio was a design focus for FXFowle (architect) on the 600-unit Crossing at Jamaica Station redevelopment, in Queens, N.Y. Also on the Building Team: ICOR Consulting Engineers (MEP), and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff (SE). Image courtesy FXFowle.
A number of green prerogatives are having a beneficial impact on multifamily design and construct...read more
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Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies released its biennial rental housing report, and it fo...read more
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One resident says living in the curvy, glass 100 Eleventh Avenue building is like being in a wind...read more
An Airbnb office in Toronto. Photo: Raysonho/Wikimedia Commons.
Some developers are thinking about that possibility, says one West Coast real estate consultant. ...
A team of students from Virginia Tech and local architects from Brown Craig Turner submitted the BeMORE Flats design, which won the Most Resilient Design award.
Teams competed to provide the best social and environmental design solutions for the city’s exist...read more
Renderings via Dezeen
The 160 Leroy building will have 49 luxury homes, along with a white concrete façade covered with...read more
One of the residential towers as seen from Via Gaetano de Castillia on Google Maps
Designed by Italian architect Stefano Boeri, the building design was applauded for its “extraordi...read more
GLASS tower in Miami Beach, Fla. Renderings courtesy Terra Group.
GLASS is one of several residential buildings in the works in that city’s hot South of Fifth neig...read more
The four residential towers will surround a lush atrium, which from afar will seem like a green mountain. Renderings courtesy of M+S Pte Ltd
Imagine a high-rise with lush greenery on every floor—that’s the design Ingehoven Architects and...read more
Labor City is 8.6 miles from Doha, covering an area of 0.4 square miles.
The project is just one of seven house complexes built by the government for the country’s approx...read more
Chevron-patterned tiles are trending. All images courtesy Novità
Supersized tile and 3D walls are among the trending tile design themes seen at Cersaie, an exhibi...read more
According to Upbrealla Construction President Joël Larouche, the approach is the future for projects on small lots.
The method eliminates the need for scaffolding and cranes.
The concrete and steel modular units at My Micro NY are currently being stacked and bolted together. Renderings courtesy nArchitects
The Manhattan modular building will be completed in December and will contain apartments with low...read more
The main exhibit hall is the Chicago Cultural Center, which opened in 1897 and served as the city’s main library until 1977. Photo by Adilla Menayang
From lightweight wooden pallets to the largest lengths of CLT-slabs that can be shipped across No...read more
Construction on a Plymouth, Penn., multifamily residence. Photo: Montgomery County Planning Commission/Creative Commons.
Starts and completions were up solidly in September, but permits are leveling off.
Counting House Lofts still has its history on display. Images courtesy The Architectural Team.
The Counting House Lofts is a 200-year-old building that still has its train tracks, exterior tra...read more
The project will have 434 condominiums and rental units combined. Renderings courtesy of LSR Gesdev Inc.
Its 434 condo, townhouse, and rental units in three eight-story buildings are made from sustaina...read more
Lyric 440, Washington D.C., Alpolic/fr in MFS Mica Silver, SBP Dragonfly Prismatic, BNT Bone White Solid Finishes
The new Lyric 440K Apartments is a 14-story structure housing 234 one- and two-bedroom units in t...read more
New apartment under construction. Places like Long Island, N.Y., are seeing a rise in construction jobs because of demand for multifamily housing. Photo: Sonia Sevilla/Wikimedia Commons.
Vacancy rates and rent growth are “converging” in most markets.
The 79 & Park project will be built next to Stockholm’s Royal National City Park. Renderings courtesy Bjarke Ingels Group
Cascading glass and wooden cubes create a form similar to Northern Ireland’s Giant’s Causeway roc...read more