Transit Efficiency: New Orientation for Real Estate Development

As we come out of the worst recession since the Great Depression, what are our new ideas and experimentation for real estate development in the future? This is the first in a series of articles exploring the path forward, focusing first on the housing downturn, the combined effect of housing + transportation costs and a new orientation for real estate development — transit efficient real estate.

Instead of developing expensive low-density infrastructure to support development and continuing to promote a “drive until you qualify” housing market, in this time of economic retrenchment we should reexamine the connectedness of development and infrastructure and how a holistic approach can lower the overall cost and impact on society and individual households of where we live and how we work and play.

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About Bob Voelker

Head of the Munsch Hardt (Dallas law firm) Hospitality & Mixed Use Development Group, and former developer of affordable housing. I'm i
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