“Suburbs” Best Match
Urban Burbs, the Next Millennial Magnets?
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Looking forward, some suggest that, as with so many other aspects of their adult lives, millennials are simply holding off on moving to the suburbs. Traditional suburbs will suffice for...
The End of Suburbia?
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...only feasible when a certain level of density is present. Others are choosing shiny new suburbs that offer all the same promise of suburbs past, but with every indication they...
Self-Driving Cars: All that Glitters is not Gold
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...big box parking lots in the suburbs seems to be more efficient. In addition, the idea of riding ones AV to work, one alternative, sending it off to park itself...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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...families move to suburbs because their needs are not adequately being met in the city. Instead of catering to this flight to the suburbs, YIMBYism presents an opportunity to begin...
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...fringe condition.) For all the disadvantages they may bring from a location efficiency perspective, suburbs constitute viable communities, they are loved by many of their residents, they are completely built...
Tomorrow’s Accidental Urban Designers
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As designers, we like to think that our work is a primary influence in shaping the places where we live: defining our towns, cities and suburbs – determining the look...
Building Fear: The Architecture (and Infrastructure) of Horror
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...mundane to the supernatural. With words, lighting and music and angles, they warp our perception of hotels (The Shining), homes (Paranormal Activity, The Others, The Conjuring), hospitals (The Exorcist), suburbs...
Senior Living in the City
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For generations, the default retirement dream has been a slower pace of life in leafy suburbs or genteel villages. ‘Escape to the country’ is part of the British psyche and...
Did Suburbia Fail?
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...suburbs won’t be going away any time soon, but they can be improved. Reflecting on this dominant development 20th century can help us understand where our cities have been, and...
Family-Friendly Living in the City
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...a regional shopping and leisure complex at Trafford Centre. Trafford Waters is a new development in Manchester that aims to combine the best of the suburbs with the city. A...