Fifty-State Study Details Growing Tax Breaks for Longtime HomeownersRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Will Jason, June 25, 2019
In states with property tax assessment limits, tax breaks for longtime homeowners are growing at the expense of new homeowners, a new study shows.
Regional Strategies to Address the Bay Area Affordability CrisisRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Emma Zehner, June 21, 2019
Though each of the Bay Area’s municipalities are experiencing the region’s housing shortage through a different lens, the message from local planners at the APA conference in the spring...
Revista Land LinesJunio 2019Edited by Katharine Wroth
This issue features excerpts from the book Design with Nature Now (October 2019), showcasing some of today’s most advanced ecological design projects, in honor of visionary landscape architect...
Episode 2: Yes in My BackyardRevista Land LinesJunio 2019By Anthony Flint, June 19, 2019
A movement has gained momentum under the banner of YIMBY: Yes in My Backyard, but it faces opposition from longtime homeowners. Is there a path forward to create new housing in high-cost cities?
Three Rust Belt Cities Share Strategies for Equitable RevitalizationRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Emma Zehner, May 28, 2019
Leaders from Rochester, New York; Lansing, Michigan; and Akron, Ohio, are collaborating and comparing notes on how to equitably revitalize midsize legacy cities.
Let's Talk TIFRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Anthony Flint, May 28, 2019
Tax increment financing is one of the most widely used—and least understood—public finance mechanisms in the U.S. today. David Merriman, one of the foremost experts on TIF, talks about what communities and states can do to avoid the pitfalls.
Study Shows Benefits of Shared Equity Housing for Affordability and Wealth-BuildingRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Brandon Frazier and Will Jason, May 16, 2019
Shared equity housing programs are designed to provide a key to those who are locked out of homeownership. As new research shows, the programs do just that.
Land Use Decisions Could Make or Break the River That Sustains One in Nine AmericansRevista Land LinesMayo 2019By Anthony Flint, May 3, 2019
The Drought Contingency Plan for the Colorado River will help maintain water supplies for 40 million people, but the hard work to bring about a truly sustainable future is just beginning.
Planificación de escenarios: Aceptar la incertidumbre para tomar mejores decisionesRevista Land LinesAbril 2019Por Robert Goodspeed
¿Podrán las viviendas inclusivas superar el punto muerto de YIMBY?Revista Land LinesAbril 2019Por Anthony Flint
El movimiento conocido como YIMBY (Yes in My Back Yard, “Sí en mi patio trasero”) aboga por eliminar las barreras que impiden el desarrollo, pero los críticos se muestran...