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Old 08-11-2019, 07:12 PM
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Originally Posted by DrDeth View Post
So, you'd allow the government to use Eminent Domain to kick a thousand people out of their $Million dollar homes, then bulldoze them to build condos? You'd be out of office so fast, it'd be a record.

And you can't just plop down a 20 story apt building in the middle of the suburbs. Not enough infrastructure.
No, I'd just advocate that homeowners have the option of selling their homes to builders or modifying them to be multi-family homes. These are problems the market can solve -- restrictive zoning prevents market action from solving them.