Thursday, November 16, 2017

Perfect Village Also Fighting Gentrification

Here's a reminder the real estate capitalizing on growing American income disparity is a trend that's taking hold throughout the metro. Take a look:

Homes torn down, bigger ones going up

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. - Brenda Zimmerman spends a lot of time outdoors with her grandson in Prairie Village. It's a small, close-knit community and she loves it. "It has the walk to park, the walk to shops, dining and everything." Zimmerman loves the trees, the charm, the character.

3 Comments:

Anonymous said...

Called urban renewal isn't it?

Anonymous said...

Urban show offs, eat the rich.

Anonymous said...

There’s nothing more unattractive than a McMansion on a street of quaint Capes and ranches. This fad should have been nipped in the bud before it ever got started. It’s ruining the character and charm of PV. There are plenty of neighborhoods out south that are perfect for the McMansion set.