Real estate developer Derek Avery sits down with CivicBrand founder Ryan Short to discuss revitalization without gentrification and the role of preservation in development. We were first introduced to Derek when he gave an inspiring talk at a Strong Towns event on the topic of Revitalization without Gentrification. The many definitions of gentrification can be all over the place and the solutions even more so. As a developer Derek takes a very practical approach that involves understanding the community, understanding the history and understanding the role of housing and density to help revitalize communities without gentrifying them.
Episode transcript coming soon.