McMansions: Supersized Houses, Supersized Regulations


Subject:
Architecture , Residential

Description:
January 2005 article about the current trend in which "homebuilders are continuing to build extra-large houses to meet buyers' demands." Includes data about the increase in home size, and details about how regulations in Austin, Dallas, and University Park, Texas, are trying to protect neighborhoods as infill of these large houses occurs. Opens directly into a PDF document. From Tierra Grande, the journal of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.

Creator:
Evans-Cowley, Jennifer

Publisher:
Real Estate Center, Texas A&M University

Language:
English

Source:
http://recenter.tamu.edu/pdf/1713.pdf


PID= res:lii-20498