Housing http://kvnf.org en Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes http://kvnf.org/post/forget-golf-course-developers-use-farming-sell-suburban-homes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For decades, housing developments in the suburbs have come complete with golf courses, tennis courts, strip malls and swimming pools. But make way for the new subdivision amenity: the specialty farm.</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new model for suburban development is springing up across the country that taps into the local food movement. Farms, complete with livestock, vegetables and fruit trees, are serving as a way to entice potential buyers to settle in a new subdivision.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:38:00 +0000 Luke Runyon 19748 at http://kvnf.org Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes