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Transforming our cities. The real ones, where we live.
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Berlineses en pie de guerra contra la avaricia inmobiliaria . Noticias de Mundo

Berlineses en pie de guerra contra la avaricia inmobiliaria . Noticias de Mundo | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Paro: Berlineses en pie de guerra contra la avaricia inmobiliaria . Noticias de Mundo. En Berlín, los alquileres han subido un 45,6% desde 2007. Las empresas del sector tratan de aprovecharse induciendo procesos de gentrificación a los que algunos vecinos tratan de resistirse
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Gentrificación en Neukölln, Berlin.

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The Closest Look Yet at Gentrification and Displacement

The Closest Look Yet at Gentrification and Displacement | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
A new study finds that gentrification improves Philadelphia neighborhoods, but its ripple effects hurt the most vulnerable.
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Ciudades para la vida de los seres urbanos

Ciudades para la vida de los seres urbanos | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
¿Cómo hacer ciudad? La mutación de Medellín desde la violencia a la pacificación a través de la acción urbana y el planeamiento es hoy modelo. En el ultimo Foro Urbano Mundial, el WUF7, se lanzó una llamada a la creación de urbes más inclusivas. Por LOLA HUETE MACHADO
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Why 'place' is the new American dream

Why 'place' is the new American dream | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
The new American Dream will transform cities and towns in the 21st Century. To understand it, we have to grasp a few features of the previous American Dream.
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16 Rules for 'Smarter' Smart Growth

16 Rules for 'Smarter' Smart Growth | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
It’s time to update the so-called 1990's-era "ten principles" that emphasize compact development, transportation choices, and so on.
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Green deal's upfront fees 'put people off upgrading homes'

Green deal's upfront fees 'put people off upgrading homes' | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Experts say cost will undermine government's attempts to encourage homeowners to invest in energy efficiency upgrades
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Urban renewal

Urban renewal | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
U.S. Census data and the growing challenge of finding an apartment in Columbus confirm: The urban-living renaissance is real.
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Greening an Entire Block Instead of Just One Building

Greening an Entire Block Instead of Just One Building | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Most smaller commercial buildings can't afford energy retrofits on their own. But what if they banded together?
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The Secret Energy Drain on Cities: Streetlights

The Secret Energy Drain on Cities: Streetlights | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it

Streetlights are often a city's biggest or second biggest energy demand. But they don't have to be. San Diego County has made it easy for its cities to convert to energy-efficient streetlights.

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EL BLOG DE JOSÉ FARIÑA: Hacia un urbanismo de código abierto

EL BLOG DE JOSÉ FARIÑA: Hacia un urbanismo de código abierto | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
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A city street is a terrible thing to waste

A city street is a terrible thing to waste | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
To stop the killing of pedestrians on New York City Streets, we have to change the way we build our streets.
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Recuperando la ciudad. Estrategia de evaluación y diseño de planes y programas de regeneración urbana integrada

Recuperando la ciudad. Estrategia de evaluación y diseño de planes y programas de regeneración urbana integrada | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
El seminario “Recuperando la ciudad” tiene por objetivo compartir los resultados y reflexiones desarrolladas a lo largo de tres años de trabajo con el fin no sólo de divulgar la herramienta desarrollada sino también generar un debate conjunto con los distintos agentes (ciudadanos, técnicos, políticos, academia) sobre su utilidad en el desarrollo de nuevas acciones de intervención en la ciudad consolidada.
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Reclaiming pedestrian priority with neuroscience - Gehl Architects

Reclaiming pedestrian priority with neuroscience - Gehl Architects | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Scientific progress is reclaiming the pedestrian’s long lost priority, as it marches into previously unexplored terrains of architecture and urban planning.
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Reviving Vacant Buildings: A Tale of Two Cities

Reviving Vacant Buildings: A Tale of Two Cities | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
The Louisville Gardens in the early 1900s when it was the Jefferson County Armory. Image © Diane Deaton Street via Flickr A former treasure in
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Reboucler la boucle : les circuits courts, modèle d’avenir ?

Reboucler la boucle : les circuits courts, modèle d’avenir ? | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
UrbaNews.fr - A l’heure d’un scandale alimentaire dont l’ampleur ne se dévoile encore que partiellement, l’idée consistant à réinscrire nos systèmes productifs dans un ancrage local semble bien séduisante.
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Mapeando recursos ociosos en la ciudad

Mapeando recursos ociosos en la ciudad | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it

"Aprovechar al máximo. Esa debería ser una de las estrategias de gestión de las ciudades. Cualquier recurso, activo público, capacidad física o intangible, aprovechando al máximo. Que no existan recursos ociosos sin un valor social."

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RE-HAB. Rehabilitación y regeneración urbana. DUyOT. UPM

RE-HAB. Rehabilitación y regeneración urbana. DUyOT. UPM | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
RE-HAB es la plataforma de difusión y discusión sobre vulnerabilidad urbana, rehabilitación integral y regeneración urbana, en la que se recogen los distintos trabajos y aportaciones que sobre estos temas ha realizado el Grupo de Investigación en ...
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Mapping for Change

Mapping for Change | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Mapping for Change specialises in providing participatory mapping services to communities, voluntary sector organisations, local authorities and developers with a focus on
environmental justice and social change.

Via @manufernandez http://www.scoop.it/u/manu-fernandez

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Childhood Obesity: Your Postcode Is As Important As Your Genetic Code – Urban Times

Childhood Obesity: Your Postcode Is As Important As Your Genetic Code – Urban Times | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
By Walkonomics at This Big City....
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