Photos & Videos » Photos » This photo shows the interior of attorney Tim Nelson's home ...

Photo detail
June 14, 2014
ASSOCIATED PRESS Buy This Photo

This photo shows the interior of attorney Tim Nelson's home at the newly built Portland townhouse development in Phoenix. Americans like Nelson increasingly say they prefer to live near the centers of cities and towns, where commutes tend to be easier and culture, restaurants and entertainment close by. It marks a pronounced shift away from the yearning for open suburban space that drove U.S. home construction for decades.