TOD Literature: Financing & Economics

Promoting Transit-Oriented Developments by Addressing Barriers Related to Land Use, Zoning, and Value Capture

Promoting Transit-Oriented Developments by Addressing Barriers Related to Land Use, Zoning, and Value Capture

Report link: Value Capture: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation Implementation Manual
Researchers from San Jose State University explore the land use, zoning, and value capture-related barriers that stymy the construction of TODs as well as strategies used or that could be used to surmount these hurdles. ...
Recent Research Demonstrates Desire for TOD

Recent Research Demonstrates Desire for TOD

Report links: Aging Americans, 2004 National Community Preference Survey, and Hidden in Plain Sight.

Three recent studies have demonstrated the desirability of transit-oriented development principles. ...
Review: Fiscal Impacts of Transit-Oriented Development Projects

Review: Fiscal Impacts of Transit-Oriented Development Projects

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ULI-Washington & ULI-Baltimore examine the fiscal impacts of TOD projects. ...
Revitalizing Main Street: A Practitioner’s Guide to Comprehensive Commercial Revitalization

Revitalizing Main Street: A Practitioner’s Guide to Comprehensive Commercial Revitalization

Report link: Revitalizing Main Street

A resource from the National Trust for Historic Preservation offers readers a detailed look at the many aspects of downtown growth and development. ...
Smart Growth and Economic Success: The Business Case

Smart Growth and Economic Success: The Business Case

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This new publication explores the benefits for businesses of choosing a regional location with smart growth features. ...
Value Capture Implementation Manual: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation

Value Capture Implementation Manual: Capitalizing on the Value Created by Transportation

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This August 2019 U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) manual presents value capture techniques, features, and tools that can be employed by public agencies and state departments of transportation to facilitate decision-making. ...