The international conversation is growing. Affordable housing, preservation of place, and gentrification are interlocking pieces in a complex puzzle.
This is happening everywhere. Add a dot to our map.


A town becomes a desired place to live or vacation. Old houses are sold to people with more disposable income and often dramatically different tastes and needs. Property values increase, making it hard for locals to afford to buy. The look and feel of the town change, as does the sense of community. Is your town next?

Many communities are facing challenges associated with excessive residential development. Here are a few examples where we’ve seen the story progress.