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Old 05-29-2012, 09:09 AM
Location: Cincinnati
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Originally Posted by CinciFan View Post
^Eh, at least they're rehabbing buildings. But, the apartments are low income. I think market rate units are what is needed to turn that area around.
Ya, that would sure help. I didn't know they were low income. I'm alright with that to remove so many vacant buildings from the area but agree on market rate being a better solution.
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Old 05-30-2012, 12:05 AM
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Originally Posted by vashdown View Post
How is OTR doing today in terms of crime, and safety for those willing to invest and live there?
It's doing very well.

Over-the-Rhine May Now Be Too Cool For Crime - :: Cincinnati news story :: LOCAL 12 WKRC-TV in Cincinnati

In April 2012, a senior fellow Urban Land Institute called it "the best development in the country right now"

Major projects keep coming online and new ones keep beginning. More restaurants are coming and the ones here are packed. Smaller developers and rehabbers seem to be multiplying. North of Liberty is seeing more growth and interest.
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