Cities are amping up efforts to revitalize downtown districts to attract “young and restless” college-educated graduates looking for a place to put down roots.
Category: Quality of Life Tagged: downtown revitalization, riverfront revitalization, talent attraction,
Quality of place can play a major role in site location decisions. Nearly two-thirds of business execs said they would be likely to highly likely to consider index scores as a factor in determining finalist communities for a project.
Category: Quality of Life, Research, Site Selection Tagged: American Dream State Ranking, Burghard Group, Livability, Quality of Place, Site Selection,
States across Middle America have been viewed as fly-over territory in the past, but lately they are becoming fertile ground for business investment and job growth.
Category: Job Creation, Quality of Life Tagged: best states for business, Great Plains, job growth, Midwest, Southwest,
Cities are looking to riverfront developments to revitalize their downtowns, but what do they need to make these projects work?
Category: Deals, Quality of Life Tagged: riverfront revitalization,
Is walkable, pedestrian-friendly infrastructure a good investment for cities? For towns like Lancaster, Calif. and others, the payoff has been tremendous.
Category: Quality of Life, Sustainability Tagged: boulevard, Chattanooga TN, Columbia TN, Dalton Ga., downtown revitalization, Lancaster CA, pedestrian-friendly, Quality of Place, riverwalk, smart growth, transporation, Waco TX, walkability, Wichita KS,
According to the craft beer industry trade group Brewers Association, craft beer sales in 2011 totaled nearly 11.5 million barrels, and that was nearly 6 percent of all beer sold.
Category: Entrepreneurship, Quality of Life Tagged: Beer, Breweries, Craft beer,
Baby boomers bring with them more acquired wealth than the generations before them and they will likely live longer and healthier retirements than the generations before them.
Category: Quality of Life, Research Tagged: Baby Boomers, Joel Kotkin, Retirees,
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