Observations on Japanese city making

You might think that a city like Tokyo, with a metro population of 14 million, has very little in common with a city like Sydney or Melbourne.

On the need to keep the high street busy

News from the front desk issue 442: It’s no secret among our most avid readers that we’re based in inner Sydney.

Lucinda Hartley: Can our Tweets help us build better cities?

Lucinda Hartley and co-founder Jessica Christiansen-Franks decided to set up Neighbourlytics last year after realising that the property industry lacked a mechanism for measuring the social value of place.