Density Bonus

Seeking to standardize what is considered an ad hoc and inconsistent approach to allowing extra density in downtown developments, Austin's city council will consider a new bonus program later this month.
Jun 4, 2013   Austin American-Statesman
Mixed-income housing - infusing affordable housing with market-rate units - is relying more on incentives and subsidies, than mandates, to stimulate development.
Jun 21, 2012   Urban Land
City officials in Austin are considering a new incentive for builders willing to include public spaces in new projects.
Dec 1, 2009   Austin American-Statesman
A judge has ruled against parts of SB 1818, a density bonus law that allows taller building limits in exchange for affordable housing units.
Apr 15, 2009   Los Angeles Times
<p>An influential Vancouver Realtor has proposed a density bonus scheme that he says would get developers to provide more housing affordable to first-time buyers.</p>
May 15, 2008   The Province