Mixed-Use Development


Mixed-Use Development

  • Oakland, Calif.

    After years of struggling, Oakland is taking back and revitalizing urban areas with a series of transit-oriented development projects.

  • Fort Collins, Colo.

    A constant presence on "best of" lists, Fort Collins is adjusting to a population boom by focusing on infill and redevelopment projects.

  • Allentown, Pa.

    Visionary planners and developers are turning Allentown, once a steel manufacturing hub, into a cultural and entertainment mecca.

  • waiting to exhale

    This is an uncertain period for architects, but also an interesting one, as market trends shake out in response to production housing's spectacular fall and the new energy realities.

  • Swale Tale

    Rogers Marvel Architects recently parlayed overburdened sewers into a pivotal design for a mixed-income, mixed-use housing development on a brownfield site bordering Brooklyn, N.Y.'s Gowanus Canal.

  • Here's Hoping

    University of Miami students designed a new campus for a plantation site in Charleston, but preservation politics will teach restraint.

  • Las Cruces, N.M.

    You could say Las Cruces is under siege, invaded by hordes of military families and active seniors. As a result, development and home construction are up.

  • Positive Energy

    Abu Dhabi's Masdar City promises to set a standard for sustainable urbanism. Its proposed centerpiece -- a high-performance complex by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture -- could do the same for sustainable building.

  • Clips: May 2008

    News briefs from around the world of architecture.

  • Midcareer Choices: For the Greater Good

    For many young college graduates, the opportunity to travel abroad means fun and frolic. But for Amit Price Patel, the experience was a life-changing dose of reality.



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