Suburbia: It has been a panacea and an expletive. Touted for affordability and maligned for automobile dependence, suburbia is a fact of life in the U.S.
Home prices have nearly reached 2006 levels, but it’s possible that the market is contracting
Flooding in Baton Rouge, La., in August. Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture/Creative Commons.
The projects began after a massive flood in 1983