Kid-friendly sustainable suburbs
> A huge chunk of the housing market catersdemonstrate
> to first-time home buyers, many of whom have children. If we can get the
> attention and support of SOME of these people, we can use it to
> demand for carfree projects. Getting a project built that then getsAnd the most important "positive press" is the word-of-mouth press. We see
> positive press as a "great place to raise kids", could be a tremendous
> catalyst for all sorts of future developments.
that sort of thing here in Portland in our neighborhood. Many people cite
the desirability of this place because there are so many kids. We also know
of people who could technically afford larger homes, but choose to live here
because it's so much better for the children.
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