Active Mobility Shaping Better Real Estate

While some players in the real estate industry can’t seem to wrap their minds around trends that continue to build and gain momentum, most real estate professionals and developers not only see the trends, but are profiting from them.  At this article in the Washington Post highlights, “Real estate developers are building more “trail-oriented” communities to meet a growing demand for bike-friendly and walkable places to live and work.”  Read article here.

The article references a recent study by the Urban Land Institute, “Active Transportation and Real Estate: The Next Frontier” which explores the economic benefits of developments that support active mobility.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.