NIMBYs Are Thorn In Hide of Developers

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March 11, 2008 The Birmingham Post (UK)

Government policy and public opinion are pulling in different directions over development, according to a new survey by the Saint Consulting Group released at MIPIM.

It shows a growing tide of ‘NIMBY’ (Not in My Backyard) anger is frustrating development.

Saint Consulting says 86 per cent of the public can be classed as NIMBYs – one-in-four households has actively opposed a planning application in the past year.

NIMBYs Are Thorn In Hide of Developers

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