15 Jun

Bjarke Ingels Talks About Two World Trade Center


Last week, after a month of speculation, BIG unveiled their plans for New York’s Two World …

18 May

Watch Herzog & de Meuron’s 56 Leonard Take Shape in New York


Click here to view the embedded video. Herzog & de Meuron‘s 56 Leonard is taking shape …

01 May

BBC World, Meet New York One: The Effects of International Politics On New York Real Estate


An odd confluence of global statecraft and local politics could reshape Manhattan super luxury real estate. …

28 Apr

World’s largest "quantified community" being developed in NYC’s Hudson Yards

Mixed Use

When all stages are completed, the 65,000 people daily who pass through the Hudson Yards’ …

25 Apr

Will The +POOL Be The Largest Crowdfunded Civic Project Ever?


Historically, large city-changing projects have depended on the personal interests of a powerful individual: someone able to …

24 Apr

Is There a ‘Perfect’ Density for Cities?


In a compelling opinion piece on the Guardian, Lloyd Alter argues that our current obsession with …

23 Apr

Shigeru Ban redesigns interiors for iron-clad New York apartment block


News: a New York developer has revealed first images of an apartment block redevelopment underway in …

22 Apr

Too Rich, Too Thin, Too Tall?


These days, it is not just a woman who can never be too rich or …

15 Apr

Vision 42 Design Competition Asks Designers to Re-Imagine 42nd Street Without Cars


The Institute for Rational Urban Mobility is hosting the just-announced Vision42 Design Competition calling on architects, designers, …

10 Apr

OMA plans rebuild by design defense strategy for jersey coastline


the holistic approach acknowledges the density and complexity of its context, galvanizing and protecting the …