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
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The Chicago-based firm won a design competition to design the complex located in Wuhan, China....
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The installation will showcase 200 years worth of unrealized Big Apple projects via original draw...read more
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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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The Rams and Chargers won’t be able to move in until the 2020 season.
Photo courtesy of Amaze Design.
Amaze Design designed the 10,000-sf space.
Rendering courtesy of Chapman Taylor
The 220-room Holiday Inn Express hopes to be completed in less than 12 months.
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C.F. Møller’s design was selected as the winner of a competition organized by Riksbyggen in Väste...read more
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The mixed-use project will provide new apartments, condos, a senior living facility, and retail s...read more
LaGuardia Community College in Queens, N.Y., has added 21,000 sf to its campus's library space, which includes a 74% increase in its seating capacity. Image: Ola Photography.
Wired seating and group work areas abound.
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The Pavilion broke ground on May 3.
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
There is an accessibility challenge facing the U.S. An estimated 1 in 5 people will be aged 65 or...read more
For more than 15 years, LPA has completed many projects for the East Central Independent School D...read more
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How can public institutions expect to survive and thrive in Illinois' turbulent environment? The...read more
Mortenson will construct its first building in Rochester, Minn.'s, Discovery Square on a Mayo Clinic parking lot. This will be part of this city's $5.6 billion Destination Medical Center development initiative. Image: Courtesy of Mortenson
One district alone could add two million sf of commercial and residential space to Downtown Roche...read more
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The design comprises three buildings set in the public space of Jackson Park on Chicago’s South S...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...
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The store’s large terrace provides views of the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain.
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
Rendering courtesy of Starbucks.
The new branch will be located along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile in a building currently occupied...read more
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The building will provide 74,289 sf of space across its five-story classroom bar.
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Hospital rooms are often not designed to accommodate extended stays for anyone other than the pat...read more
Healthcare systems have much to learn from retail. While they have been laser-focused on deliveri...read more
Rendering courtesy of Wight & Company.
The design of the center is meant to pay tribute to the university’s heritage in aviation and aer...read more
An early rendering of Paradise Park. Courtesy of Wynn Resorts.
The Wynn Resorts board recently gave the go-ahead for the project, which may begin construction o...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.