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Affordability
How important is affordability in this neighborhood?
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How important is affordability in this neighborhood?

I live in 1662 commonwealth and I am 1000% against this project. How many more empty luxury apartment buildings does Brighton need? This is literally gentrifying the area

Agreed that this area is becoming less accessible for families and lower income people. I would support this if we could see more than the bare minimum (~13% affordable) that the city mandates. We don't... Read more...

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Are there any other priorities we should consider?

Make the apartments affordable by sacrificing parking. Why do you need parking when you are next to a transit station?

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Are there any other priorities we should consider?

PARKING! As a resident on Mount Hood Road, Parking is a major issue especially at night. Any new development should have parking available and include that with any new units being rented out. It should... Read more...

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How important is affordability in this neighborhood?

Exceptionally! Setting aside a handful of "affordable" apartments that people can apply for through the city's affordable housing initiative isn't enough. That program works on an extended waitlist and... Read more...

Yes! Agreed. More affordable housing (and actually for low-income people). Please include more affordable housing!

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Would you be supportive of a use change for this project from condos to apartments given the benefits of added affordability, public realm improvements, and openness to restricting undergraduate rentals?

If the apartments are ACTUALLY affordable, yes. Most of the apartments in this area are between $1800 and $2200 for a 2 bedroom. I imagine a studio will be priced far above that.

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What else do you think is important for us to know as we consider plans for this project that enhance the neighborhood?

This project will NOT "enhance" the neighborhood. It will directly contribute to its downfall by pricing people out of spaces and inviting additional unnecessary development. These projects always tout... Read more...

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What else do you think is important for us to know as we consider plans for this project that enhance the neighborhood?

Make it as affordable as humanly possible.

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