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How Driverless Cars Will Affect the DC Housing Market

Feb 2, 2018

According to 99mph, an organization that analyzes the disruptive arrival of driverless cars, autonomous vehicles (AVs) will lead to a shift in residential settling patterns in the same way that the invention of mass-produced vehicles led to the development of the suburbs. 99mph concludes that AVs will lead to more pleasant and, potentially, shorter commutes, which will mean that homes further away from a city center will no longer carry as much of an “inconvenience penalty."  Read more