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What with the Republican National Convention host city choice for 2016, and now Lebron James returning to the Cavaliers, what better time to view our documentary film on Cleveland, viewable by streaming on our website 
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One case where being No. 1 was not desirable (in this case our commercial tax rate ranking)
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A park is no longer just a park -- public space has become complicated. 
A new exhibit at the AIA New York Center for Architecture examines the changing function of parks and other open urban centers.
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Housing prices jump around so much -- can that possibly be good for any economy? http://www.breakingviews.com/edward-hadas-housing-the-ultimate-momentum-trade/21152693.article @edwardhadas @Breakingviews Our database, Land and Property Values in the U.S., is cited in this interesting piece http://www.lincolninst.edu/subcenters/land-values/
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We'll take content circulating however it goes: the June e-newsletter At Lincoln House, posted on this Latin America site http://nuestras-ciudades.blogspot.com/2014/06/global-urbanization-curbing-fake.html To sign up to receive the monthly compilation of blog posts, go to www.lincolninst.edu and click on Register
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Within this lovely story, a reference to our tax database vis-a-vis agricultural use of land http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/21/your-money/a-second-career-happily-in-the-weeds.html?src=twrhp&_r=0
A 2013 federal report showed that one-third of beginning farmers are over 55, and seem to take up the task after leaving a different career.
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Considering one state's property tax burden;  our 50-state property tax survey is cited ow.ly/yRi1X
The issue: Wisconsin's tax burden.Our view: While by most measures it is higher than average, it's also important to note what we get for our money and to be aware of where that money goes.
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New York City real estate -- the new Swiss bank account. A scenario Henry George well described 
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We published the book Planet of Cities http://www.lincolninst.edu/pubs/2094_Planet-of-Cities when Solly Angel was a visiting fellow, and maintain the online Atlas of Urban Expansion http://www.lincolninst.edu/pubs/2072_Atlas-of-Urban-Expansion. This story in The Economist very clearly explains the rationale behind it all.
THE wooden shacks are neatly grouped in blocks; fences separate lots; there is even the odd well-tended garden. As slums go, Brisas de La Popa is surprisingly...
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A tale of two master planners -- and how history has viewed them http://www.citylab.com/design/2014/06/olmsted-the-hero-moses-the-villain/373077/
History views master planners Frederick Law Olmsted and Robert Moses very differently. ;
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This kind of negotiation -- development rights for a tower in exchange for running the public train station -- is value capture in action. Our recent report on value capture: http://www.lincolninst.edu/pubs/2244_Implementing-Value-Capture-in-Latin-America
The owner of the John Hancock Tower in Boston is negotiating a deal with Governor Deval Patrick’s administration to renovate and manage the MBTA’s Back Bay Station in exchange for the right to build a towering complex of residences, stores, and offices, state officials said Tuesday.
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The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy is a leading resource for key issues concerning the use, regulation, and taxation of land. Providing high-quality education and research, the Institute strives to improve public dialogue and decisions about land policy.