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  • The Affordable Housing Complex That Works

    While other affordable housing developments cater to residents who earn about 50 percent of the area’s median income, in accordance with state standards, the residents in the 100 townhouses at Ethel Lawrence may earn as little as 10 percent of the median income, or as much as 80 percent. The idea was to create a truly integrated community in suburbia, an idea that was surprisingly revolutionary for a state with some of the most stringent non-discrimination zoning laws in the nation.

    Published in The New York Times on November 25th, 2001 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF