Metroscape Summer 2016

Welcome to the digital edition of Metroscape, Summer 2016 issue. For a look at the complete magazine online, click here. To subscribe to the print edition, click here.

FEATURES

Is Housing Making People Sick?

Merilee Karr examines seven studies that raise questions about construction materials and practices and health.

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From the Front Lines of the Housing Crisis

Thomas Kerr talks to two housing activists about the effects of the housing crisis on vulnerable tenants, and possible solutions.

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Living on the Edge

The forgotten tribulations of affordable housing in the suburbs, by Linn Davis.

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DEPARTMENTS

 

The Landscape: Tiny and Very Small Houses

An idea whose time has come? Andres Oswill looks at the history of tiny houses in the metroscape.

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Periodic Atlas of the of the Metroscape

Where is publicly-funded affordable housing available in the metroscape? Meg Merrick examines the complexities of locating the best places for affordable housing.

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Indicators of the Metroscape

The young, the old, and the single.

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