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Number of days Walter Chrysler, the founder of Chrysler company who gave the name to the Chrysler Building in New York City put on sale recently,
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Estimated number of guidelines developed by the DeafSpace Project at Gallaudet University on how to design with the deaf in mind: 150
Estimated new business value by 2030 in global health ventures like the Glenner Center in San Diego, California, a complex for people with dementia designed to look like a 1950s-era town: $1.65 trillion
Amount of design errors avoided by a Chinese architectural design and research institute using Building Information Modeling (BIM): 80%
Monthly rent for an unfurnished, temporary 420-square-foot (39-square-meter) tiny home in the Dutch city of Rotterdam: €417 ($473)
Number of years it took Ahmedabad, an Indian city containing 6 million people, to acquire land for and build a 76-kilometer ring road: 4 years
Price of Grand Central Terminal in New York City, the historic 1913 building, and its 67 tracks, more than any other train station: $35 million
Estimated number of homes in Italy that were put up illegally: 1.2 million
Price for a one-night stay in the all-glass hotel suite sitting 5 meters (16.5 feet) under sea level in the Maldives: $50,000
Estimated number of homes made of earth in Timimoun, a desert town and oasis in Algeria, where architect Yasmine Terki is working to preserve the country's heritage of earth...
Year when the term "social design" — the design of relationships, including those that are invisible and intangible ― fully entered the lexicon: 2006
Length of a bicycle path made of recycled plastic and polypropylene — equivalent to more than 218,000 plastic cups — that recently opened...
Number of hotel rooms Ras Al Khaimah, one of the seven Arab Emirates along the Persian Gulf, wants to build to welcome three million guests per year by...
Lifespan of one of the 106 avant-garde houses built by Brad Pitt’s non-profit Make It Right organization in New Orleans that was recently demolished due to shoddy construction: 7 years
Share of Singapore's population living in Housing and Development Board (HBD) public housing flats sold with 99-year leases, most built in the 1960s and...
Number of the 96 iconic "Futuro Houses" designed in 1968 by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen that still exist today: 68½