Walkability has a direct correlation with a the performance of the community’s economy. Data from across the country show a consistent outcome – cities which are highly walkable perform better than their peer cities.
Source: GoLocalPDX | The Top 30 Most Walkable Cities in Oregon
It’s not news that walkability is highly desirable, and has numerous important benefits. Oregon has a bunch of “walkable” cities, and here’s the list.
A new report says the infrastructure can’t keep pace with projected growth or alleviate the current crush.
Source: The U.S. is choking on its traffic and it’s going to get worse – The Washington Post
I wonder why car manufacturers don’t show their cars where they’re actually being used in commercials. I guess if you’re sitting in traffic, 500hp doesn’t mean much.
It’s funny how quickly conventional wisdom about Millennials and the real estate market can change. In the wake of the Recession, it seemed no one under 30
Source: Surprise! Millennials driving the housing market