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How Real Is Gentrification?
Real Estate Law Journal (2014)
  • Michael Lewyn, Touro Law Center

Some commentators argue that gentrification is turning many cities into a playground for the rich. This article rejects that view, pointing out that even relatively affluent cities are still poorer than the average suburb.

  • gentrification,
  • housing,
  • cities,
  • urban
Publication Date
Winter 2014
Publisher Statement
Note: 2014© Thomson Reuters. This article originally appeared in The Real Estate Law Journal, Volume 43 (Winter 2014). Reprinted here with permission of Thomson Reuters.
Citation Information
Michael Lewyn. "How Real Is Gentrification?" Real Estate Law Journal Vol. 43 (2014)
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