Higher Density/Mixed Use Communities – Pros & Cons

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities A collection of articles and references citing pros and cons of increasing density and incorporating mixed land uses A must read for home buyers, business owners, and investors, before buying a home or condo, or signing a residential or commercial lease in a mixed-use or high density community.   Advantages promoted by the industry: Walkable communities Affordable lifestyles near urban amenities Reduces sprawl and conserves land and environmental resources … Continue reading Higher Density/Mixed Use Communities – Pros & Cons