Agriculture is thoroughly woven into this new-age community outside Atlanta
Brad Pitt’s noble experiment in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans looks like a real neighborhood now, though the home designs barely hang together on the block
Tim Busse, town architect for New Town St. Charles, recently took me on a tour of the new urbanist community that includes an organic farm and canals where neighbors can swim
The owner wanted to tear down the derelict building and put a new one in its place, but the city government wouldn’t let him. Solutions to the stand off dominated neighborhood meetings.
No matter what trends monopolize attention in current home design and construction, they seem to be played out in Wright’s buildings done many moons before.
EcoVillage Ithaca, a co-housing community founded on the premise of sustainable living, is one place where the concept of net-zero “ready” homes should work.