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Housing and Growth Management News Links

Samuel Staley
December 28, 2009, 8:30am

The American Dream Communicator has pulled together of a number of interesting links on growth management, land use, and housing issues:

The Suburbs are Sexy – Wendell Cox, New Geography
Ready to burst with regulations – John Hood, Gaston Gazette, North Carolina

Housing costs are a growing burden for many – MarketWatch.com

Housing costs rising for families – Washington Examiner

Cities seek funds from Metro for development – Portland Business Journal

Not all on board for high-density housing near rail stations – Contra Costa Times, California

Florida Home Sales Improve 61% from 2008 – HousingWire.com

County frustrated in trying to limit law that eases western development – Palm Beach Post

Frederick appeals to first-time homebuyers – WTOP.com, Maryland

Metro vows to take care of business as rail grows – Houston Chronicle

Fitchburg Debates Smartness Of Smart Growth – Worcester Business Journal, Massachusetts

Tax district voted down by commissioners – Jackson Sun, Tennessee

Machesney Park may use eminent domain – Rockford Register Star, Illinois

The Worst-Run Big City in the U.S. – San Francisco Weekly


Samuel Staley is Research Fellow


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