VTC Research

An Evaluation of Property Values  in New Jersey Transit Villages

An Evaluation of Property Values in New Jersey Transit Villages

Researchers analyzed the effect of the New Jersey Transit Village Initiative on property values in six municipalities that are designated Transit Villages in the program. ...
Boonton Transit Oriented Development

Boonton Transit Oriented Development

The report, presentation, and poster result from the 2016 Boonton TOD Studio, which sought to assist the Morris County Town of Boonton (pop. 8500) advance its transit-friendly redevelopment goals. ...
Communicating the Benefits of TOD

Communicating the Benefits of TOD

This report tells a story of three cities – Jersey City and Hoboken in New Jersey, and Evanston, Illinois – that have experienced a lot of development since the late 1980s, reversing decades of decline. ...
Eliminating Barriers to Transit-Oriented Development

Eliminating Barriers to Transit-Oriented Development

This report looks at three conditions that could be barriers to transit-oriented development: impacts on schools; impacts to local auto traffic; and, impacts on local parking. ...
Emerging European-Style Planning in the US: Transit-Oriented Development

Emerging European-Style Planning in the US: Transit-Oriented Development

The authors argues that the New Jersey Transit Village Initiative is an example of a new role for state planning in the United States. ...
Exploring Transportation, Employment, Housing & Location Issues for NJ Veterans with Disability

Exploring Transportation, Employment, Housing & Location Issues for NJ Veterans with Disability

This report explores the intersection among transportation, housing, and employment to successful veteran reintegration. ...
Housing Diversity and Affordability in New Jersey’s Transit Villages

Housing Diversity and Affordability in New Jersey’s Transit Villages

The author evaluates the affordable housing situation of transit-oriented development within municipalities participating in the New Jersey Transit Village Initiative. ...
Land Development at Selected  Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Stations

Land Development at Selected Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Stations

Researchers examine real estate development near the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail line, focusing on new residential construction at five stations in Bayonne, Jersey City, Hoboken, Weehawken and Union City. ...