The Next Real Estate Boom: How Housing (yes, housing) can Turn the Economy Around

Chris Leinberger and Patrick Doherty make the case to rewrite national policies to encourage the construction of walkable urban places. The demand for residences in mixed-use walkable neighborhoods is growing while demand for McMansions has slowed. They also suggest taht this is a great opportunity to get the real estate industry back to work and could help bring an end to the Great Recession.
Publication: 
Washington Monthly
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2010