Consider Using Existing Assets
Local governments can encourage developers to consider using existing assets such as public buildings, public lands, unfinished development projects, and brownfields, as well as excess land from schools, hospitals, universities, and other public institutions. These can drastically lower project costs and increase speed of development.
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This approach can create opportunities for faster development, but it also should be adopted as a long-term perspective.
Collaboration / Partnerships, Government, New Development, Redevelopment
Planning / Organizing
Developers, New Residents
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