Author: Mark Houser

Mark Houser is a Pittsburgh writer and speaker and author of the new book “MultiStories: 55 Antique Skyscrapers & the Business Tycoons Who Built Them.” He has traveled across the country and beyond in search of the world’s best landmark tall buildings, and he regularly offers a popular “Antique Skyscraper Rooftops & Views” tour for Doors Open Pittsburgh. Houser has appeared on NPR, CNN, and FOX and given a TEDx Talk about the history of bridges and life of John Roebling. His website is

A Particular Inclination

Mark Houser explores inclines that set their cities apart with stirring scenic views What do Pittsburgh, Paris, and Dubuque, Iowa, have in common? Okay, you could say they’re all river...

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