Denver is one of the fastest growing big cities in the country, attracting some of the brightest minds and most innovative businesses. Thousands of housing units are being built in Downtown and nearby neighborhoods, as millennials and baby boomers both look for how a neighborhood feels more than simply their home’s square footage. The national trend towards people looking to live in more mixed use communities that are walkable and have great transit access indicates a significant shift away from the prevalent land use and transportation choices of the last 70 years. Denver is ready to handle the expected growing demand for more walkable, livable communities.
What specific trends can be identified that indicate a strong readiness for TOD in Denver?
Here are a few: