News Update: The Future of Suburban Housing

  • In a detailed article on suburban housing designs, the consensus is clear: “the problems of affordable housing, sustainable development and the fate of suburban single-family neighborhoods are more pressing than ever.” Suburban housing, at present, is too spacious and wasteful — while the answer lies in higher density, multi-use neighborhoods. The article is better suited for the architecturally savvy, yet all readers can take away the bottom line: rethinking the suburban design is necessary.

also:

  • An interesting interview on the black flight from Oakland to more affordable housing in the suburbs, in a trend that has ramifications for other cities across the country.
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