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Information to enhance and create ‘environments’ with short and long term generational goals that benefit and strengthen the human-nature interdependence. I call it the human element.
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Live/Work/Walk: Removing Obstacles to Investment | Congress for the New Urbanism

Live/Work/Walk: Removing Obstacles to Investment | Congress for the New Urbanism | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it

Before FHA was created in 1934, residential-commercial districts were quite common. Traditional streets composed of a mix of commercial and housing - i.e., Main Streets - were common partly because lenders appreciated that risk was spread over different types of real estate. For example, a flower shop with an apartment above provided two sources of income. One might perform well when the other was not.

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The Smart Math of Mixed-Use Development | Planetizen

The Smart Math of Mixed-Use Development | Planetizen | Restorative Developments | Scoop.it
Are cities across the country acting negligently in ignoring the property tax implications of different development types? Joseph Minicozzi thinks so, and he's done the math to prove it.
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