chapter  3
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Making it happen

So where do you even start to build a low impact neighbourhood? How do a group of people get together to conceive, agree and implement a plan? How do you attract members? How exactly do you find land, what happens when the lawyers get involved, and how do you persuade the bank to lend you a lot of money? How do you get a scheme through planning that practically breaks all the rules? How do you find and work with a contractor to build your dream?