The movement in urban revitalization and redevelopment is reflected in the articles below, some specifically related to Preface, and some thought-provoking industry insights. We believe we are a part of one of the most exciting industries in the world: planning urban communities.

Preface Media Articles

Long Beach Church Sells Land to Developer, and Begins a New Chapter
Press Telegram


O.C. Developer Plans New, and Rare, Housing
Project in East Long Beach

Orange County Register


Richmond: Former Warehouse to Become New Housing
East Bay Times


Tragic Past, Uncertain Present, Bright Future of Cleveland Elementary
Mission Times Courier


Richmond: Hearing to Discuss Planned Residential Development
Contra Costa Times


With Property Prices Hitting New Peaks, Where Do Brokers See Investment Opportunities?


Infill Projects Keep Big and Small Builders Busy
Orange County Business Journal


Creative High Density Detached Urban Infill
John Burns Real Estate Consulting


District’s Sale of San Carlos Land
Puts Charter School In Limbo

Mission Times Courier


Spate Of New Development Marks Richmond’s Growth
Bay Area Newsgroup


Costa Mesa Gets Its Ocean View
OC Register


Westside Development gets OK
Daily Pilot


Divide & Conquer
DDC Journal


Stanton Building on Pride
OC Register


Houses Approved for Stanton
The Garden Grove Journal


Lofty Project for Westside
CEO e-Briefing


Condo Sales Prompt Struggle
Daily Pilot


Vision of Art
Daily Pilot


Rezoning Would Allow Townhouse Development
Daily Pilot


Orange County Business Council


Housing Development Approved Despite Skepticism
Daily Pilot


A Sea Change to the Area’s Housing Market
Daily Pilot


Innovative Home Concept Arrives
Daily News


Joint Venture Between Isles Ranch Partners, LLC and Castlelake, L.P. Surpasses $325 Million in Acquisitions


Investor bringing back ’60s feel at south-side motel in Tucson

Industry Articles

Bucking Trends Boutique Hotels with Food and Beverage
Hospitality Net


Is 1800 Terry’s ‘Component Construction’ Future of Seattle High-Rise Development?
Curbed Seattle


Here’s Why Co-Living Could Be the Next Big Hospitality Trend


Big Companies Start Buying Into WeWork Offices


How Predictive Analytics Can Change Commercial Real Estate Brokerage
View The Space


The Man Behind the Ace Hotel Empire
New York Times


Book Review: Tactical Urbanism: Short-term Action for Long-term Change
California Planning & Development Report


In Community Gardens, a New Weed?
New York Times


Green Walls Benefits
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities


Welcome to Nerdopolis
The University of Chicago


Engineering Serendipity
The Aspen Institute


Urban World: Mapping the Economic Power of Cities
McKinsey Global Institute


Making Way for Makers
American Planning Association


Costa Mesa Most ‘Walkable’ City in O.C.
OC Register


Turning Brownfields into Parks
American Planning Association


A Physicist Solves the City
New York Times


Essential Elements of Sustainable Design
American Planning Association


Slim Pickings: The Rise of Skinny Skyscrapers
Wall Street Journal


Life on Foot Planning
American Planning Association


Entrepreneur Magazine


Welcome to Walkable Suburbia
Realtor Magazine


As land use planning changes, ‘zoning’ is no longer appropriate
Washington Post


Breaking Down the Freelance Economy
Harvard Business Review


In Urban L.A., Developers are Building Trendy Homes on Tiny Lots
Los Angeles Times