Articles tagged 'The 606 Trail'

July 17, 2018

Can high-profile park projects, catalysts for development, play nice with neighboring communities?

June 28, 2018

Joining Forces to Help Communities Prepare for Change

In December of last year, the Institute for Housing Studies released a new tool that helps neighborhoods in Chicago plan for change. We heard quickly from community groups about how helpful the data and planning tools were to their efforts to plan for and respond to gentrification or its counterpart,...

June 1, 2018

Gentrification pushback: City could pay homeowners in hot areas not to sell

SOURCE: The Real Deal
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March 7, 2018

Proposed development along 606 trail highlights tension over rising rents and home prices

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune
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December 20, 2017

606-style trail could speed gentrification in Pilsen

SOURCE: Crain's Chicago Business
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December 20, 2017

Under-Zoning Is Exacerbating Displacement Near The 606

SOURCE: StreetsBlog Chicago
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December 20, 2017

The “606 Effect” on Housing Prices Is Real, and Threatens to Displace Residents

SOURCE: Chicago Magazine
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Indicators and Data Tools   December 19, 2017

Mapping Displacement Pressure in Chicago

In order to help support ongoing and future public investment decisions and guide practical and proactive responses to preserving housing affordability in surrounding neighborhoods, IHS developed an interactive tool that visualizes neighborhood-level displacement risk and housing affordability pressures across the City. The tool brings together housing market and demographic information needed to begin an evaluation of the potential displacement risk surrounding a proposed project and to help inform conversations about gentrification and displacement throughout the City.

October 6, 2017

The most effective investments are ones that change travel behaviors

SOURCE: StreetsBlog
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October 3, 2017

Atlanta’s Beltline, a transformative urban redevelopment, struggles with affordability