City Developers Are Cutting Down on Resident Parking
Reduced or removed parking cuts ownership costs and encourages mass transit,...
Santa Fe Architect Designs a Net Zero Home For Less
Vahid Mojarrab and VOLKsHouse LLC are building cost-effective, passive home concepts.
Pritzker Prize Winner Aravena Open-Sources Affordable Housing Design
Alejandro Aravena, winner of the 2016 Pritzker Prize, just made four housing...
How Expensive It Is To Be Poor, as Told By Toilet Paper
When you can't afford to buy in bulk or take advantage of sales, basic staples...
A Modular Take on Row House-Style Residences
The modular design concept uses a system of interlocking blocks to create three...
A Prefab Top 10: The Evolution of Modular Housing
In recent years, the modular method has developed into a viable, alternative...
Innovative Roof Method Uses Compressed Earth Bricks
A start-up aiming to build an eco-friendly affordable home for remote locations...
Should You Save or Splurge When Selecting Products?
We dug into product pricing to find the wiggle room in Cost vs. Value project costs
Barriers to Entry-Level: Five Places to Save Vs. Spend
Building the entry-level home isn’t easy, but architects identify five places where builders can cut costs—and places where they can’t
The friend’s entry is a welcome addition to floor plans.