New Urbanism

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Changing the Rules

Restrictive design rules have created an affordable housing crisis in many parts of the country, argues Andres Duany, a pioneer in the new urbanism movement and a leader in much of the rebuilding of the Gulf Coast. More

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Portland Reinvents an Entire Neighborhood

PORTLAND, ORE. - This city bid farewell to what was its largest public housing... More

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A Home for Entrepreneurs

MILWAUKEE - When workers tore down the elevated freeway between North Dr. Martin... More

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Same building, different owners: three ways to account for mixed-use projects

In many mixed-use affordable housing projects subsidized with low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs), the residential and commercial space mix like oil and water: not at all. More

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Urban village grows in L.A. neighborhood

Los Angeles — In the shadow of downtown Los Angeles, Skyline Village is making a dent in the massive demand for affordable housing because its developer didn’t give up when its first financing plan fell through. More

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Developers grapple with mixed-use projects

Many cities are hungry for mixed-use affordable housing developments. City planners believe housing complemented by retail is key to community revitalization. More

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Small mixed-use buildings created at HOPE VI development

ORLANDO, FLA. Many affordable housing developers are still scratching their heads over how to economically mix retail and commercial space into their affordable housing projects More

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Fannie, Freddie have limited appetite for mixed-use

The growing trend toward urban infill development is helping increase the popularity of mixed-use projects, in which residential and commercial elements coexist in the same development. More

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The debate over mixed-income housing

Mixed-income housing might be an unlikely candidate for controversy More

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Nominate Now: AHF Seeks Industry Leaders for 2024 Awards

The deadline for Hall of Fame and Young Leader nominations is May 31. More

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