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Green Housing

PHOTOS: Amsterdam's Shipping Container Homes

Posted 06.08.2012 | Green

From Brian Handwerk and National Geographic: (Click here for original.) Amsterdam student Rose Mandungu stands in front of a colorful apartment co...

So Long McMansions: Houses of the Future Are Tiny, Mobile and Fast (SLIDESHOW)

Damaris Colhoun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Damaris Colhoun

The recession squeezed the housing market -- and not just in terms of value. As prices dropped and belts tightened, architects were left to imagine a more efficient place to call home.

Green Housing for Veterans

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jonathan A. Schein

Soldier On is an organization that works to get homeless veterans off the streets and into housing. One particular housing project will use photovoltaic technology to power its 39 apartments.

How Glenn Beck Can Become a Progressive -- Really!

John F. Wasik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John F. Wasik

Beck and his tea-bagging minions apparently don't want anything to do with creating jobs for those who need them.

Green Housing Project Sprouts Up in New York

The Highbridge Lowdown | Sarah Maslin Nir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A vacant lot in the Highbridge area of the Bronx heralds the latest installment of what some say is the future of low-income housing. XX Avenue* is to...