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Density vs Land Value

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So from playing the last few days, I have noticed the following observations, please correct me if I am off base:

 

1. Land value is easy to increase via parks/plaza, etc.

 

2. Density takes time and lots of it.

 

3. Still thinking of #3

 

Thanks

 

First time poster, long time reader.

 

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1. Yes, parks, but also services (city hall, hospital, etc.) and landmarks.

 

2. Definitely time, but the underlying mechanics have to do with happiness for R, and profit for C and I. For instance, a mid-wealth low-density home initially comes with 4 happiness and will upgrade density (assuming correct road type and sufficient space) when it reaches 24 happiness. A low-wealth low-density commercial comes with 8 profit initially and will upgrade density when it makes 112 profit.

 

3.  :rofl:

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  • so i took it a little slower this time and did NOT rush into med/high areas right away.

     

    Early pic here, somewhere around 18k peeps...now approaching 70k.

     

     

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