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Contagious Density: Embracing Urban Aspects of Suburban Development

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As originally appeared in Urban Land Magazine For suburban developers, density used to be a dirty word, but not anymore. James Mazzarelli, senior vice president of Liberty Property Trust, told the audience at recent ULI event in Philadelphia that until recently he would instruct his development team to downplay the urban qualities of apartment proposals or walkable retail projects in pitch meetings with suburban officials. Register for the Spring Meeting in Philadelphia | Spring Meeting Tours “It’s really about using less land to generate more tax revenue and income. I … Read More

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