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Not content to have a primary school built for them, Old Massett Village Council hired architects with a track record in project-linked community development. The repatriation of their education has...
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The current not-for-profit housing sectorv has the capacity to do many small parts of the housing production business. We may be nearing that critical mass of skills, knowledge, and confidence that...
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In the industrialized world, we have been living apart from the land for so long now, we have forgotten how central the land question is. Land trusts are a way to alter ownership in a way that can...
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The value of a land trust is that covenants placed against titles are unalterable, no matter who buys and sells the land. A community can use these tools to establish an enviromental ethic with...
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The main activity of CBLDC is the finance and construction of affordable housing. But its charter allows it to engage in other community business development, and to administer the benefit plan....
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In our society, housing is the foundation of the community's definition. Affordable housing initiatives cannot simply be about buildings. This project will demonstrate that community-based...