There Goes the Neighborhood

WNYC Studios and KCRW

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There Goes the Neighborhood Los Angeles is a podcast about how L.A. has gone from the place to chase your dream to one of the least affordable cities in the country. Housing prices are soaring, developers adn landlords see opportunity, and many long...Show More

28:40 | Oct 17th, 2017

Are artists victims of gentrification? Or the perpetrators of it? Artists move into empty post-industrial spaces and poor neighborhoods, save on rent, create their work, build up studios and communiti...Show More

mm recommended:

This was a good episode looking at "artwashing" by real estate developers and the role of artists in gentrification. Developers are no longe...Show More

26:45 | Oct 24th, 2017

Gentrification isn’t just about who’s moving into the neighborhood. It’s about juice bars, yoga studios, fancy pizza and of course coffee shops. What’s it like to open a business that neighbors will c...Show More

mm recommended:

This is an interesting episode about gentrification. Talks of a tale about a old pizza shop and a new hipster pizza shop that takes its plac...Show More

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24:38 | Oct 3rd, 2017

In Inglewood, developers are building new luxury housing close to tech-job centers near the beach. Rents are rising and black residents watch nervously as white home-buyers move in. For Inglewood resi...Show More

30:13 | Apr 6th, 2016

While politicians and developers strategize how to control the changes in New York, we want find out what gentrification feels like on the ground. How does a tidal wave of money and fast-shifting demo...Show More

mm recommended:

To the woman who persists and holds her ground despite all the attempts from the landlord to renovict her out 💪

24:33 | Nov 7th, 2019

Haitian migrants fled a violent dictatorship and built a new community in Miami’s Little Haiti, far from the coast and on land that luxury developers didn’t want. But with demand for up-market apartme...Show More
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