Is the American dream of large lot single-family homes crumbled forever? Is there any hope for revival?

For over 60 years Americans have always dreamed about the suburban living. The General Motors presented the “Highways and Horizons” in the New York World’s Fair in 1940 where it envisioned how American cities and towns would look like in 1960s. It was anticipated back then that Americans in 1960s would live in large lot …

Will the concept of “Walk Score” be entirely successful? Will the homebuyers give importance to the walk score even in this tumbling economy?

Walkable neighborhood is the widespread concept in planning that provides benefit to people, environment and the community. Walk Score is an online rating tool for neighborhoods. “Walk Score measures the number of typical consumer destinations within walking distance of a house, with scores ranging from 0 (car dependent) to 100 (most walkable). By the Walk …