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Six Design Trends Reshaping City Life

00:00 - 23 January, 2015
Six Design Trends Reshaping City Life, 48 Urban Garden / AK-A. Image © Nikos Alexopoulos
48 Urban Garden / AK-A. Image © Nikos Alexopoulos

It is expected that by 2050, 70 percent of the world’s population will live in cities. However, as FastCoDesign points out, it is unlikely that cities will look the same as they do today. In a recent article, the company outlined six major design trends in 2015 that are shaping city life, including restaurants starting to double as living rooms, healthcare become a retail product and smarter transportation systems. Find out all six trends, here.

AIA Focuses on Neighborhood and Community Growth for Q3/2013

00:00 - 20 December, 2013
AIA Focuses on Neighborhood and Community Growth for Q3/2013, Americans are indicating that they prefer higher-density, more walkable neighborhoods. Image Courtesy of AIA
Americans are indicating that they prefer higher-density, more walkable neighborhoods. Image Courtesy of AIA

The AIA just released its third quarter Design Trends Survey for 2013. Key findings have been made since the previous survey, specifically on neighborhood and community trends.