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Snob Zones


In her new book, journalist Lisa Prevost examines the long history of policies she says have led to a lack of affordable housing in many New England towns. Prevost argues this “snob zoning” harms not only those who might need a reasonably-priced place to live, but also the very communities that fight against these developments as well.


Lisa Prevost - freelance journalist specializing in housing and real estate and author of Snob Zones:  Fear Prejudice, and Real Estate