August 21, 2012
Living Without Parking
Oregon Public Broadcasting looks at the rise of new apartment buildings in Portland that offer no offstreet parking. The article explains that developers are constructing more parking-less buildings because of new demand, not any change in city parking policies. What's driving the demand? First and foremost, affordability. As one developer noted “Parking [on] site is the difference between a $750 apartment and a $1,200 apartment.” Second, Portalnd has a growing number of citizens who just don't own a car.
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