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Infill development strategies for shaping livable neighborhoods.

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Published by Municipal Research & Services Center of Washington in Seattle, WA (1200-5th Avenue, Suite 1300, Seattle 98101-1159) .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Land use, Urban -- United States.,
  • Infill housing -- United States.,
  • Real estate development -- United States.,
  • Urban renewal -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport ;, no. 38, Report (Municipal Research and Services Center of Washington) ;, no. 38.
ContributionsMunicipal Research and Services Center of Washington.
LC ClassificationsHD257 .I54 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL291381M
LC Control Number97196059

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