April 12, 2019 | By: Lara Burns, Urbanspace
The average Austin resident is now more likely to prefer downtown living than a single-family home. Here's why.
Read More About Why People are Choosing Downtown Austin Living Over Traditional Single-Family Homes
July 2, 2018 | By: Kate Clark, Lionheart Places
University Neighborhood Overlays (UNO) are a tool that could potentially be utilized as a valuable resource four our community. RECA's 2018 LDC Class took a closer look at the pros and cons.
Read More About RECA LDC Class Releases White Paper on UNO
June 17, 2016 | By: Ward Tisdale, RECA President
It’s been four years since the road map for CodeNEXT was laid out in Imagine Austin, and we’re still without a draft of the code.
Read More About Time for the City to Move Forward with CodeNEXT
February 29, 2016 | By: Ward Tisdale, RECA President
CodeNEXT and Imagine Austin can provide tools that, far from destroying the neighborhoods, will help them survive and thrive as the city continues to grow and change.
Read More About Maintaining Status Quo Hurts the Community
November 20, 2015 | By: Taylor Steed, FourT Realty
Among other things, the proposed formula could require a parkland dedication that is larger than the site itself.
Read More About What’s in the Proposed Parkland Dedication Ordinance?
September 23, 2015 | By: Frank Harren, Caldwell-Banker Commercial
There are some basic truths about land use in Austin that should not be ignored. Austin's affordability and economic fairness have deteriorated largely due to government regulation.
Read More About Why We Must Support Density in Austin
August 5, 2015 | By: Ward Tisdale, RECA President
We don't need a rail line to be successful. A transit system based on rubber tires will do just fine.
Read More About Our Bus System Should be Among the Best in Class
June 29, 2015 | By: Jewels Watson, Drenner Group, PC
Millennials have a generational preference for walkable urban places that’s shaping the market in cities, like Austin, where they’ve landed.
Read More About Millenials Demand More Urban Housing Choices
April 28, 2015 | By: Aan Coleman, Coleman & Associates
Changing our culture of growth to more sensible solutions like densifying nodes can help us reduce our water and energy needs and our carbon footprint.
Read More About Population Growth and Environmental Stewardship: Battle or Balance?
March 6, 2015 | By: Nick Moulinet, DPR Construction
ADUs, or granny flats, are not as easy to build in Austin as they should be. RECA urges the new City Council to take advantage of this opportunity to respond to the community’s needs.
Read More About ADUs Should Be Easier to Build
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