06 Jun '14, 7pm

Young Residents, New Businesses Flock to Old Neighborhoods via @bglive // A look at our latest @Pre…

Young Residents, New Businesses Flock to Old Neighborhoods via @bglive // A look at our latest @Pre…

Young Residents, New Businesses Flock to Old Neighborhoods Crowds gather in mixed-vintage Washington neighborhoods. Photo: thisisbossi. License: CC BY-NC-SA 2.0. Research from Preservation Green Lab suggests that age-diverse buildings contribute more to vital, livable communities. By Nick Dephtereos Neighborhoods with a mix of older, smaller buildings give rise to more diverse populations and more new businesses than those made up of newer, larger structures, according to a study released by the Preservation Green Lab, the sustainability arm of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The study, Older, Smaller, Better: Measuring How the Character of Buildings and Blocks Influences Urban Vitality , was conducted in three cities—Washington, Seattle, and San Francisco. The report found that, compared with neighborhoods made up of newer, larger structures, blocks of small...

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