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Between costly, cramped city apartments and oversized suburban McMansions, there's … what? Architect Daniel Parolek coined the term "Missing Middle Housing" to explain why mid-sized, walkable new housing disappeared and how to get it back. Says Parolek: "Research shows that 90 percent of the housing built between now and 2040 will need to be Missing Middle Housing." Read »


An illustrated streetscape showing Missing Middle Housing

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