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Understanding the local impact of new residential development: a pilot study

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Understanding the local impact

This report presents the findings of research into the impacts of eight recent residential developments on their local areas.

This project makes a contribution to understanding the impact of new housing development on the immediately surrounding area and population. In particular it addresses the question of whether new development must always reduce prices or reduce the rate of increase in prices.

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