ny-times-logoModern Love: What Lou Reed Taught Me About Love

Plan B: Open a Country Hotel Upstate

Renewal Without Gentrification in Newburgh

Recolonizing the Catskills

My Abortion Wasn’t Art

Affordable Ski Town, About Nature

Alternative After All These Years

Where Cowboy Hats Meet Birks

My Landlord, My Curator

The Green House as Classroom

The Suburbs, Downtown

Green Building School

The Steamfitter’s Escape

Brooklyn Bargain

Shaped by a Sculptor’s Hand, and Foot

Little Boxes (Container Store addicts)

The Rise of 5th Ave, the Decline of 7th

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Cabin Fever

Buy Nothing Xmas

Harveyville Project

Trappist, KY

Tree Houses

My Cheap Gramma

Green Christmas

Air Guitar Championships

Minimize Me (pdf)

Punk Shui (pdf)

Willy Bee’s


Preserving Mormon Pioneer Houses in Bluff, Utah

Last Old House in Tempe

Highrises & Seaside Bungalows

Endangered Harlem Churches

Robert Hicks

Yonkers’ Preservation

New Orleans vs. Wal-Mart

Paving Over Cobblestones

East Harlem Preservation

IKEA Compromise


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The Conditional Jew


Jessica Stockholder

S. Russell Groves

KCD Scavenge Addicts

Block Party

Lovely as a Tree


Luxury Living on the Mall Parking Lot

Making Romance: Designers Pick Their Favorite Romantic Rooms

A Second Act for Large Loans

At Banfi, Tuscan Meets Tudor

Wine Cellars Rise to the Surface

Degrees Make the Loan

Wine Cellars Rise Up

Big Loans for Small Spaces

Snubbing Beachfront for the Marina

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Why I Spent $10K to Renovate the Kitchen of My NYC Rental

Want to Ditch the City and Move to the Burbs? First, Take a Class

What Would a Donald Trump White House Look Like?

How I Ruined My Neighborhood (and Others Then Ruined It for Me)

Why Presidential Candidates Should Be Talking About Housing

Just How Much for the Jeffersons’ Deluxe Apartment in the Sky?

7 Ways to Psychologically Prepare Yourself for This Crazy Real Estate Market

What Happens to Housing if a Tech Bubble Bursts?

Move Over, Orphan Puppies—Celebrities Are Now Championing Affordable Housing

TBT: Fresh Prince’s Bel Air Mansion (That’s Not in Bel Air)

How Much Real Estate Would Warren Buffett’s $32 Billion Buy?

Suffering From Real Estate Depression? Here’s the Cure

Forget Sun City, Meet the Retirement Community of the Future

We Can Tell You How to Get to Sesame Street, but You Probably Can’t Buy There


Age-proofing the Burbs


Five-Point Weekend Escape: Culebra

How to Camouflage Your AC 

Five-Point Weekend Escape: Marathon, Texas

Weekend Arts Roadtrip


Rollin’ Home

Tumbleweed Houses

Homeowner Handholders

Women Homebuyers

Countertops with Character

Earth Plaster

Outdoor Mood Lighting



Is the Medical Community Failing Breastfeeding Moms?

Extreme Makeover: Reinventing the Parking Lot

A Radical Way to Fix Sprawl

Committed Unmarrieds

The Trouble with Facebook’s ‘See Friendship’ Feature

Facebook v. Facetime


Why Online Comments Are So Toxic

Hell Is Other People

The Couple Who Lived in a Mall


Porn Club


It’s Not You, It’s Your Boobs

the reluctant stepmother

Has the Natural Childbirth Movement Gone Too Far?

Things You Should Know

Shrink Your Carbon Footprint

Kick Your Crackberry Habit


Free Brunch

Change Your Career

Get Free Stuff

The New Switcheroo

Brooklyn Bridge Park

NYC’s Best Blocks

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Young-ian Analysis


In Search of the Real Baja

Click Here: Better World

Q&A: Selling Points

Most Likely to Succeed


Crazy Love

Maysles’ Scrapbook


The Best and Worst Places to Give Birth

Lactation Failure: It Happened to Me

Birth and Maternal Health Around the World

Giving Thanks Like Only a Parent Could

My Daughter, the Boy


Why Every Newborn Is Wrapped in the Same Receiving Blanket

Why Americans Don’t Love Station Wagons

How Backpacks Went from Adventure Sacks to Bulletproof Shields

How Michael Graves Reinvented the Wheel(Chair)

Beware Crocs on Elevators


In Search of “Eldertopia”

The Tragedy of Modern Retirement Communities


Boardwalk Empire

Rubell Yell


Smart(ish) Cities (editor)

Phoenix: The Next Green City

What To Do With Empty Big Boxes

Is Green Building Dead?

Keeping Up With the Scotts

Here Comes the SUN

21st Century Suburbs


The Future of Green

BuildingFunction Over Form

Nicaragua: New Costa Rica

Paradise Lost: Maho Bay

A Long Strange Trip

Fairest of the Mall

Welcome to the Dollhouses

Branching Out