Why Parking Makes Housing More Expensive

It’s a big driver — pun intended — of why housing is so hard to build

Clive Thompson

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In his terrific new book Paved Paradise, Henry Grabar opens by telling the story of an affordable-housing project that was derailed …

… by parking.

Back in 1999, Solana Beach — a small beachside town near San Diego — set aside a…

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Clive Thompson

I write 2X a week on tech, science, culture — and how those collide. Writer at NYT mag/Wired; author, “Coders”. @clive@saturation.social clive@clivethompson.net