Ten Building Trends that Could Change America

What buildings and trends will shape our future landscape? While architectural hindsight may be 20/20, it can be much more difficult to predict what the future holds for our built environment.

Far from the flying cars and personal helipads envisioned by the fanciful futurists of the mid-twentieth century, trends in our built environment today are moving toward sustainability, renewable and recycled materials, energy efficiency, and a smaller footprint – both literally and figuratively.