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New Urbanism: Restoring City Living
By: Admin    July 12 2017 , 09:32 am
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Consider city life that feels more like the country, and neighborhoods designed to give their inhabitants access to everything — without a car!  ‘New Urbanism’ is an architectural movement springing up throughout the world that centers on an eco-friendly approach to urban living. The nostalgia of beautiful architecture is enough for some to embrace this neotraditional development approach, but for others, it is all about the innovations designed to save energy.   What are the benefits of New Urbanism that have increased people opting for this change? A Touch of TraditionTraditionalist or not, New Urbanism holds a sweet spot in the hearts of a growing number of city dwellers.  Designed to mirror the early 20th century town, these neighborhoods are built or renovated for increased walkability, so that residences, schools, restaurants etc., are all in close proximity.With the p...