Density of Residential Land Use and the Impact of Airport Noise

Density of Residential Land Use and the Impact of Airport Noise

Although communities have shown an increasing concern for the environment, hedonic regression shows little change over time in the relationship of airport noise to the property values of detached dwellings. The effects of noise on the value of condominiums and on the value of vacant land are found to be higher than for detached houses and are statistically significant.

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