Why American Yards Are Shrinking – Cheddar Explains

From Cheddar.

Have you noticed that the yards of American homes have been getting a lot smaller in the last few years? It’s not your imagination. Cheddar explains why lawns are shrinking across the US – and why we even have them the first place

Further Reading:

1. Trulia
https://www.trulia.com/research/lot-usage/
2. The Atlantic
https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/07/lawns-census-bigger-homes-smaller-lots/489590/
3. Zillow
https://www.zillow.com/calabasas-ca/
https://www.zillow.com/research/bigger-homes-smaller-lots-sept-2015-10705/
4. MKM Research
http://www.moyak.com/papers/house-sizes.html
5. National Association of Home Builders
https://archive.org/details/Communit1959
6. Lawn Institute
https://www.thelawninstitute.org/pages/education/lawn-history/lawns-and-lawn-history/
7. Rutgers
http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/essays/1801-1900/manifest-destiny/manifest-destiny—the-philosophy-that-created-a-nation.php
8. Hyman
Debtor Nation, Hyman

Subscribe to Cheddar on YouTube: http://chdr.tv/subscribe

Connect with Cheddar!
On Facebook: http://chdr.tv/facebook
On Twitter: http://chdr.tv/twitter
On Instagram: http://chdr.tv/instagram
On Cheddar.com: http://chdr.tv/cheddar