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Old 10-20-2018, 07:22 PM   #81
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Re: Housing a Changing City: Boston 2030

Could this curious roommate pairing be the solution to the housing crisis?

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/20...mZJ/story.html
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Old 11-04-2018, 09:07 PM   #82
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Re: Housing a Changing City: Boston 2030

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Mayor Walsh has increased the target for housing development in Boston, now 69,000 units by 2030, up from 50,000 units. 22% to be affordable.

Increase is driven by new population forecasts for Boston. Now 760,000 by 2030 (up form a forecast of 709,000 just four years ago).

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https://www.bostonglobe.com/business...rtN/story.html
If we built enough housing i'm pretty sure it would be over 800,000 by 2030. The housing shortage itself is suppressing demand.
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