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Paris, reimagined

Christian de Portzamparc’s elevated train A green belt circling the city. A metro hub beneath the Louvre’s Pyramid. A new ringed metro line around city outskirts. These are among the proposals stemming from master planning now underway for the City … Continue reading

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What makes a good condo?

I’ve been meaning to post some various babblings about condo design, marketing, and building operation for a long time, as someone who just went through the buying process and managed to close in October (whew!). What struck me during the … Continue reading

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NBBJ architect designs a better double-decker for London

Chandegra’s Routemaster, from the Standard The UK’s Evening Standard had a story today on an NBBJ architect’s vision for “the 21st century Routemaster,” that iconic red double-decker bus you’ve probably seen on postcards, in Austin Powers movies, and maybe even … Continue reading

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