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Dan Zack
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Greetings From Fresno!
(Source: Fresno Bee) Hello, Internet! I'm still alive!  If you follow this blog, you may be wondering why I abruptly stopped posting. Well, after my last post on Downtown  Burlingame , my life got really crazy. Someone made me a job offer that I couldn't re...

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Review: A New Streetscape for Burlingame Avenue
Burlingame , California is a city south of San Francisco on the San Francisco Peninsula. It features a very nice downtown district which has, among other virtues, an unusually high quantity of retailers . While great dining and entertainment has come to man...

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Housing Affordability at the Breaking Point - Part 4: Do We Need Affordable Housing or Affordable Living?
(Photo source: www.choosewhat.com) Housing is too expensive in some of America's major metropolitan areas, and something must be done about it . However, it would be a tragic mistake to focus only on the cost of rent, or the sales prices of homes.  As we wo...

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10,000 Views!
I'm happy to announce that my humble little blog has hit a cool milestone. Right at the New Year I received my 10,000th page view. Some urbanism blogs get that in a week, but for my backwoods-of-the-internet website it is kind of a big deal. I'm happy that ...

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Housing Affordability at the Breaking Point - Part 2: Fighting Gentrification (with Luxury Condos)
Well this is just great. Now I'll never be able to afford a used Hyundai. (Source: www.cleantechnica.com) Gentrification is back as a hot topic. High income people of various stripes (in San Francisco it is  tech workers , in New York it is  bankers ) are r...

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Housing Affordability at the Breaking Point - Part 2: FightingGentrification (with Luxury Condos)
Well this is just great. Now I'll never be able to afford a used Hyundai. (Source: www.cleantechnica.com) Gentrification is back as a hot topic. High income people of various stripes (in San Francisco it is  tech workers , in New York it is  bankers ) are r...

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Incremental Urbanism is the Key to California's Future
Incremental Urbanism in Washington DC (Source: Wikipedia ) I am a big proponent of Incremental Urbanism , which is the creation of great places on a lot-by-lot basis, by dozens or hundreds of land owners and developers over time. Many of our  favorite hist...

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Housing Affordability at the Breaking Point
(Source: Unknown) Despite the ravages of the 2008 housing bubble burst, and the ensuing recession, affordable housing is a tremendous problem in many parts of the US. The problem is most acute in the big, prosperous metropolitan areas with vibrant urban cor...

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Housing Affordability at the Breaking Point
(Source: Unknown) Despite the ravages of the 2008 housing bubble burst, and the ensuing recession, affordable housing is a tremendous problem in many parts of the US. The problem is most acute in the big, prosperous metropolitan areas with vibrant urban cor...
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