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.
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.
Documentos de trabajoAbril 2019Moses Gates
This working paper sets forth the recent history and current structure of New York City’s residential property tax system, as well as large-scale inequities, possible points of needed reform,...
Los urbanistas dan un volantazo ante la aparición de vehículos autónomos en las callesRevista Land LinesAbril 2019Por Kathleen McCormick
Los vehículos autónomos ya no son una fantasía futurista. Circulan por las calles de ciudades estadounidenses. Entérese de cómo los funcionarios de planificaci...
Urban Planners Shift Gears as Autonomous Vehicles Hit the StreetsRevista Land LinesMarzo 2019By Kathleen McCormick, March 19, 2019
What does the rapid evolution of mobility mean for urban planners and transportation officials? We survey the landscape to find out.
Could Inclusionary Housing Break the YIMBY Deadlock?Revista Land LinesFebrero 2019By Anthony Flint, February 26, 2019
The movement known as YIMBY, or Yes in My Back Yard, has long argued that more development will reduce housing prices. Critics argue—with some evidence—that things aren't that simple, but some communities are moving forward using inclusionary housing.
LibrosOctubre 2017Jonathan Barnett and Brian W. Blaesser
"Rarely has such a comprehensive and readable book been written about how we regulate development in the United States. Technically and legally rigorous, this book examines how we invest society...
Using the Case of New York to Explore Whether Zoning Can Be Used to Achieve Income-Diverse NeighborhoodsDocumentos de trabajoJunio 2016Vicky Chau and Jessica Yager
Harnessing the strength of the real estate market in high cost cities to support the production of affordable housing can be an important strategy to maintain economically diverse neighborhoods. A...
Evidence from the Palmer Decision in CaliforniaDocumentos de trabajoDiciembre 2015Ann Hollingshead
Many cities have responded to rising affordability challenges with inclusionary housing policies, where a municipality requires or incentivizes a developer building a new development to contribute...
Creating and Maintaining Equitable CommunitiesEnfoques en políticas de sueloSeptiembre 2015Rick Jacobus
Roughly 500 communities in the United States have developed inclusionary housing policies, which require developers of new market-rate real estate to provide some units that are affordable to low-...