Tag: neighborhoods

What Is NIMBYism and How Do Affordable Housing Developers Respond to...

NIMBYism is often expressed as concerns about crime, congestion, schools, property values, and “quality of life.” But when developments are built these fears rarely come to pass.

Our World Revolved Around Our Block

From when I was 10 to when I was 16, my mother and I lived in a diverse working-class neighborhood of single-family attached brownstone...

Housing Investments Are Neighborhood Investments

Community developers must take on the broader challenge of using housing-based investments to prompt broader neighborhood-wide improvements.