Where We’ve Been

Every so often we update the list of where we’ve been. Even though we have conducted over 17,000 studies over the last 40+ years, we are still visiting new places like Florence, Alabama and Exton, Pennsylvania. We have probably been to your neighborhood or the place you are interested in developing. To see the just …

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Where Are The New Townhouses?

This article is the first in a short series of articles examining multifamily trends from 2013 Characteristics of New Housing Units, the most recent of an annual series released by the US Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This report examines a variety of characteristics of completed housing, allowing us to …

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Integrated-Use Development

“Mixed-use development” has become so overused as to have nearly lost its meaning.  Put two disparate land uses side by side and, voila!, you have mixed-use development, regardless of whether those uses are complementary. The Danter Company proposes a new term: integrated-use development. Integrated-Use Development – a style of development where complementary uses are not simply …

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Recent Presentations

Ken Danter made a presentation to the Building Industry Association of Central Ohio on January 29, 2015. The PowerPoint of that presentation is now available for download as a .ZIP file. Below is the video of a presentation that Ken Danter gave in September 2014 to the city of New Albany, Ohio, as part of their …

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